Profile / Biography
BIRTH NAME: Thabang Lefoa
DATE OF BIRTH: 23 April 1983
PLACE OF BIRTH: Tlhabane, Rustenburg, North West
OCCUPATION: Entrepreneur and Actor
Thabang Lefoa is a South African entrepreneur and actor best known for acting as Sphola on SABC1 soapie drama Skeem Saam.
Early Life and Background
Thabang Lefoa was born on the 23rd April 1983 in Tlhabane near Rustenburg in the North West and his family moved to Tembisa when he was five years old. He currently resides in Tembisa.
Thabang Lefoa played the role as Andile and Prince on the first and second seasons of the e.tv drama series eKasi: Our Stories. In 2009 he landed a small role in the SABC2 drama series 90 Plein Street, as one of the comrade leaders. In 2008 he had a small role in the SABC1 soapie Generations as Pule, who works at Pan African radio station as a technician.
He also had a bit role in the SABC1 drama series Zone 14 as Julius and in 2011 landed a leading role in a short film called Full Circle, for which he was nominated for Best Actor. In 2015 he had a guest starring role on the SABC2 sitcom Majakathata.
Thabang plays the role as Sphola on the SABC1 youth soapie drama Skeem Saam.
He is also the co-founder of a company called YEPPA Corporate.