BIRTH NAME: Monnye Kunupi
DATE OF BIRTH: Unknown
PLACE OF BIRTH: Gauteng
OCCUPATION: Actress and Radio Presenter
Monnye Kunupi is a South African actress best known for acting as Queen Mosadi on Mzansi Magic telenovela The Throne.
Early Life , Background And Childhood
Monnye Kunupi was born in Gauteng. She speaks seTswana, English, Afrikaans and seSotho.
Monnye Kunupi has appeared in numerous television series, most notably in three different episodes of the e.tv anthology drama series eKasi: Our Stories. Other television shows she has acted in include Generations, Backstage, Jozi Streets, Society, 4Play: Sex Tips for Girls, Jacob’s Cross, Soul City, The Streets of Mangaung and Ga Re Dumele.
Monnye has also acted in several commercials for clients including Standard Bank, SABC TV Licenses, Maize Trust, Deloitte, Vodacom, Enterprise, Kelloggs, Avbob, Johnson & Johnson and Koo.
She was also a presenter on two different community radio stations: Tembisa Info Radio and Kasie FM.
Monnye has also worked as a production secretary, a producer, a production manager, an event co-ordinator and a marketing director.
In 2018 she had a starring role as Queen Mosadi, a wise and fair leader who transformed her kingdom from relative obscurity to a progressive, industrious community, in the Mzansi Magic telenovela The Throne.