Profile / Biography
BIRTH NAME: Glen Gabela
DATE OF BIRTH: Unknown
PLACE OF BIRTH: South Africa
Glen Gabela is a South African actor best known for acting as Pastor Melusi Mdletshe on SABC1 soapie drama Uzalo.
Early Life and Background
Glen Gabela was born in South Africa.
Glen Gabela played a lead role as Shaka (age 15-19) in the 1986 award-winning television mini-series Shaka. He has acted in numerous feature films including Okavango (1989), Warriors from Hell (1990), The Ghost and the Darkness (1996), Soldiers of the Rock (2003) and Red Dust (2004).
Glen has also acted in the made-for-TV movies Guns of Honour (1994), Score (2006) and the Heartlines film The Good Fight (2006). He has appeared television series which include Generations, Isidingo, Backstage, Justice For All and Molo Fish.
He was the lead actor in the theatre production Somdaka.
Glen plays the role of Pastor Solomon, a council ward member who has to vote on whether the public pool will be rezoned to create the Hopeville Trust Discount Drive-Thru Liquor Mart, in the SABC2 mini-series Hopeville, from March to April, 2009.