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Jerry Phele: Biography, Age, Wife, Children, The Throne Uncle Maswabi Real Name, Mofokeng, Wiki

BIRTH NAME: Jerry Phele
PLACE OF BIRTH: Parys, Free State

Jerry Phele is South African actor best known as Uncle Maswabi Kwena on Mzansi Magic telenovela The Throne and also as Mofokeng from the SABC1’s 90s hit sitcom, Emzini Wezinsizwa.

Early Life and Background

Jerry Phele was born i 1957 in Parys, Free State. He was married to her first wife and they have two children – a son and a daughter. Jerry and his first wife they are divorced.

In December 2018, He married again in a traditional wedding.


Jerry Phele was playing a starring role as Mofokeng in the SABC1 sitcom Emzini Wezinsizwa, from 1994-2003. He also had a starring role in the SABC1 edutainment series Khululeka and joined the cast of the SABC2 sitcom Skwizas for its second season.

In 2013 he starred as Bra Seputla, a scheming taxi driver, in the Mzansi Magic sitcom Samsokolo.

In 2018 he had a starring role as Uncle Maswabi Kwena in the Mzansi Magic telenovela The Throne.