Lerato Marabe (born 28 June 1999 in Vosloorus) is a South African actress. She walked into the spotlight upon playing the role of Pretty in the SABC1 soapie Skeem Saam.
Lerato Marabe Biography
Her place of birth is in Vosloorus and she schools at Boksburg High. Lerato stays with her mother and brother and says her mum was very strict. She also said her mother has sweetened up a bit.
Based on Lerato’s description on herself, as she is “talkative, hyperactive and playful”.
She was born on the 28th of June 1999 in Vosloorus. The popular, Skeem Saam actress, Lerato Marabe is 20 years old.
She attends Boksburg High and had the ambition of being a teacher. Perhaps she got the inspiration from her mother who was a teacher.
Now, Lerato wants to pursue her career in acting. She spends her leisure time singing and dancing with friends. Lerato is a keen netball player and sometimes, she also plays hockey.
In an interview with Drum magazine, Lerato released a shocking past experience where she got slapped by a fan at KFC.
“In high school, my friends and I decided to go to KFC after school. So while we were waiting in the queue, this one lady walked up to me and slapped me across the face because of the storyline at the time.”
She was shocked by the incident and had to call her mother immediately.
“I was so upset – I called my mother and asked her to pick me up because I just couldn’t believe it”
She has been dating her partner for two (2) years and according to her, he is an amazing person.
“my partner and I have been together for two years and he’s such an amazing person…
“he’s also one of the most patient people enough to deal with my personality…
“he refuses to go to malls with me because so many people recognize and walk up to me,
“but there’s honestly nothing better than having a partner who puts in the effort to be more understanding. Effort is so attractive” she said.
Yfm is her favorite because they play songs that are pleasing to the youth. “They are hip and happening, they play songs that the youth like. I like Hip Hop and R&B.”
Tom Cruise is her favorite movie star. Lerato enjoys the series of Medical Detectives. “They specialize in forensics and that’s what I want to study.”
She is scared of the dark and dislikes her hips because it is small and can’t wait to see her hips grow big and round.
Lerato is afraid of the dark. She doesn’t like her small hips and can’t wait for them to become big and round.
She has a keen sense of humor and is evident. “I laugh a lot at silly jokes but mostly if I trip and nobody sees then I laugh at myself.”
Advice to the Youth
She advises the youth to fight for what they want and study hard as education is their success.
“Fight for what you want and study hard because education is your success.”