Zizi Peteni

Zizi Peteni biography: age, career, children, and wife.

Zizi Peteni
Zizi Peteni

Zizi Peteni is South African Actor, Dancer, Director and Producer. He was born on 2 May 1982, age 40 as of 2022. The actor is best known as Thabani on SABC1 series drama Home Affairs.

Biography, age, children, children, wife, and net worth.

Name: Zizi Peteni
Born: 2 May 1982
Age: 40 years old(2022)
From: Eastern Cape
Occupation: Actor, Dancer, Director and Producer
Nationality: South African
Gender: Male
Tv shows: Home Affairs
Languages: Xhosa, English and Zulu
Net worth: Unknown

Who is Zizi Peteni?

Zizi Peteni who is best known as Thabani on Home Affairs was born and raised in Eastern Cape. His date of birth is celebrated every May 2, 1982, age 40 years old. Besides acting, he is also a Dancer, Director and Producer.

Wife and children

He is married to her lovely wife whom she post more often either on his Facebook or Instagram. Also he has one child with her wife. This is the only child being posted on social media, there is no information if they had more children.


South African actor Zizi Peteni is best known for playing Thabani in the SABC1 drama series Home Affairs from 2007 to 2009. In 2011, he also played the role of Xolani in the SABC1 drama series Intsika.

He has also appeared in four other drama series on television, including two seasons of SABC2’s Erfsondes, the M-Net drama Jacob’s Cross, the Mzansi Magic telenovela Zabalaza, and the SABC1 drama Tempy Pushas. Additionally, he plays Vuyo on the e.tv soap opera Scandal! on a regular basis. He served as one of the judges for The Final Cut, a SABC3 acting talent competition, in 2017.

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Theatre roles


▪︎WIT – Support role

▪︎DANGEROUS LIASONS – Support role

▪︎MARAT SADE – Lead Singer

▪︎PATA PATA – Dancer, Singer, Drummer

▪︎A RAISIN IN THE SUN – Lead role

▪︎DON’T DRINK THE WATER – Support role

▪︎MACBETH – role of Old Siward

▪︎MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING – Lead role of Don Pedr Many Student Productions – Leads & Supporting

▪︎THE SIGNS (The Civic Theatre) – various roles

Television roles

▪︎ISIDINGO – role of Thug

▪︎THE PURE MONATE SHOW – Animated Physical Character

▪︎BACKSTAGE – role of Photographer

▪︎GENERATIONS – role of Detective

▪︎COOL CATZ – role of Wild Cat

▪︎HOME AFFAIRS – male Lead Thabani ERFSONDERS – role of Selo

▪︎RHYTHM CITY – role of Dr Mazibuko

▪︎INTSIKA (Drama series) – role of Xolani

▪︎SCANDAL – Support Role of Vuyo

▪︎BROKEN VOWS – Role of Angus

▪︎Erfsondes – Season 2 to 5 as Sello

▪︎Home Affairs – Season 4 as Thabani

▪︎Hope – Season 1 as Dumisani

▪︎Identity – Season 1 as Jaftha

▪︎iThemba – Season 1 as Constable Ndlebe

▪︎Jacob’s Cross – Season 5 as Policeman (as Zezi Peteni)

Makoti – Season 1 as Dr Shange

▪︎Tempy Pushas – Season 1 as Zen’s Lawyer

▪︎The Final Cut – Season 1 as Culling Judge – Himself

▪︎Zabalaza (2013) – Season 2 as Private Investigator

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▪︎SCARRED INSTINCT Supporting role

▪︎A large number of Student Productions -Leads & Supporting Roles


▪︎Medical & Health Problems DVD – role of a patient

▪︎SECURITY – Lead Role of Tefo – 2014

▪︎SURPRISE – Lead Role of Njabulo – 2014

▪︎ Chameleon