Dineo Langa (née Moeketsi; born 20 July 1989) is a South African actress. She is popular for playing the role of Keabetswe Khoza in The Queen.
She has established a brand of her own and has become a household name following her parents’ footsteps. She topped the headline after saying ‘I do’ to Zothile Langa at a lavish wedding.
|Born||20 July 1989 (age 32 years)|
She was born to a great icon in the South African entertainment industry. Her mother has always been supportive of her.
She studied at the National School of the Arts (NSA), Braamfontein, Johannesburg.
Dineo also attended The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music, Lower Manhattan, New York, and graduated in 2009.
She is married to Zothile Langa, a South African rapper. The couple exchanged their marital vows in a beautiful wedding ceremony.
Family and friends of the couple were present to witness them become husband and wife.
Before their marriage, Zothile and Dineo had dated for over five (5) years.
The couple shared their wedding on Kwakuhle Kwethu, a special wedding TV show.
Dineo became the host of a music magazine show O-Access, in 2011 and 2012.
She won the post on the show that aired on Channel O after she took part in the nationwide talent-search competition.
Dineo landed the role of Kea Khoza on the Queen. She appeared on Scandal playing the role of Lindiwe in the first season.
In season three (3) of ScreenTime with Nicky Grenwal she portrayed the role of Naledi.
She also landed the role of Shoki on My Perfect Family, one of South Africa’s big-time family shows.
As a host, Dineo is also popular for hosting several events even on red carpets.
On the show, Dineo plays the role of Keabetswe Khoza but it had come to an abrupt end. The episode has triggered angry reactions from the viewers of the show.
Her character was involved in an accident in which her car burst into flames. It was a shock to many viewers who had to conclude that she is dead.
Many of the viewers were not impressed with her exit and deemed it weak.
They further dragged the producers of the show, The Fergusons criticizing them for the strategy they lately adopted in writing off characters.
The news that she was fired from The Queen made waves in the country. The showrunner Laura Nel told Independent Online that Dineo Langa had not been fired.
“Dineo’s contract was not terminated. She is still on payroll until the end of May.
“Dineo was released to go and shoot her movie. Scripts had to be rewritten to accommodate this as she was on an ‘A’ storyline.
“She was scheduled to return in April, but due to the lockdown, everything has changed.”
A follower asked Dineo when she would return to The Queen. She replied “ang’buyi mina ngaxoshwa” which could be translated as “l’m not coming back, l was fired”.
She further elaborated that Keabetswe Khoza was removed from the show and would be dying soon.
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