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Putla Sehlapelo: Biography, Age, Place of Birth, Wife, Children, Skeem Saam Meneer Magongwa, Wiki

Profile / Biography
BIRTH NAME: Putla Sehlapelo
PLACE OF BIRTH: Polokwane, Limpopo
WIFE: Neo Sehlapelo

Putla Sehlapelo is a South African veteran actor best known for acting as Meneer Magongwa on SABC1 soapie drama Skeem Saam and also as Maloro in the SABC1 mini-series Death of a Queen.

Early Life and Background

Putla Sehlapelo was born in 1970 in Polokwane, Limpopo. He studied degree in drama at University of Pretoria.

Putla Sehlapelo Wife and Children

Putla Sehlapelo is married to Neo Sehlapelo and the couple have been blessed with three children.


Putla Sehlapelo started acting in 2003 by playing the role of Spike in Generations. He also starred as Tiro Lebone, the BEE millionaire who has everything but the love of his life, in the M-Net soap opera The Wild, from 2011-2012.

Putla played the minor role of Hospital Doctor 1 in the SABC2 mini-series Noah’s Ark from July to August, 2008.

In 2014 he starred as Steve Kefentse, an attorney married to Dipuo who considers his own belief and dedication to justice his personal strength, in the SABC2 thriller series Thola.