Profile / Biography
BIRTH NAME: Pebetse Nolo Matlaila
DATE OF BIRTH: 08 November 1986
PLACE OF BIRTH: Polokwane, Limpopo
OCCUPATION: Actress and Radio Presenter
PARENTS: BB Matlaila (Father) and Sewela Matlaila (Mother)
Pebetse Nolo Matlaila is a South African radio presenter and actress best known for acting as Mokgadi Matloga on SABC1 soapie drama Skeem Saam.
Early Life and Background
Pebetse Nolo Matlaila was born in 08 November 1986 in Polokwane, Limpopo. She is the daughter of two teachers BB and Sewela Matlaila.
She completed matric in 2003 at Capricorn High School in Polokwane. She enrolled into a presenting, acting and production school , called On Cue Communications. She studied a Bachelor Degree with University of South Africa (UNISA).
Pebetse Matlaila started a television career with her role as Mokgadi Matloga on SABC1 soap opera Skeem Saam. She was a radio presenter on SarFM Radio, an African Based diverse radio station with dj’s from Africa, New York and the rest of the world who broadcast live 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Pebetse’s first radio gig in S.A was on UJFM in 2010. In 2011, she joined Capricorn FM, co-hosting on a drive time show 3-6pm daily. In 2014, she joined a communication project by the Department of International Relations and Cooperation, called Ubuntu radio. She joined a christian radio station called Impact radio based in Pretoria.
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