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Tsholo Matshaba: Biography, Age, Husband, The Throne Odirile Real Name, Wiki

BIRTH NAME: Tsholo Matshaba (nee Monedi)
DATE OF BIRTH: 04 July 1983
PLACE OF BIRTH: Mabopane, Pretoria
HUSBAND: Chris Matshaba

Tsholo Matshaba is a South African actress best known for acting as Meme on SABC2 soapie drama Muvhango and Mzansi Magic telenovela The Throne.

Early Life , Background And Childhood

Tsholo Matshaba (nee Monedi) was born in 04 July 1983 in Mabopane township near Pretoria, Gauteng. Tsholo currently lives in Johannesburg.


She married former radio presenter Chris Matshaba on Saturday 27 December, 2014. Chris died in February 2018 at Leratong Hospital in Kagiso, Mogale City after a short illness.

Educational Background

Tsholo Matshaba attended the Tshwane University of Technology from 2002-2004, achieving a National Diploma in Musical Theatre.


Tsholofelo Matshaba stars as Tiny, the demanding, rebellious niece of Mmane (Lillian Dube), on the SABC2 sitcom Skwizas.

She went on to act in a number of theatre productions including Born in the RSA 2, Melodies of Love, Jesus Christ Superstar, The Lion King, Soweto Story, Aladdin and Robinson Crusoe.

In August 2015 she began starring as the lead character Keneilwe in the SABC2 family drama series Mamello, credited once again as Tsholofelo Matshaba. In the series she plays an idealistic teacher who relocates to a new school to escape an abusive marriage, where she falls in love with a fellow teacher and begins to rebuild the school as she rebuilds her own life.

She played the role of Molahlegi on SABC1 soapie drama Skem Saam.

In 2018 she had a starring role as Odirile, the queen’s discontented younger sister, in the Mzansi Magic telenovela The Throne.