Lorna Maseko (born on 3 July 1983 in Alexandra township, Johannesburg) is a South African presenter and ballet dancer. She is also choreographer, businesswoman, and chef.
|Age||36 years old|
|Date of birth||3 July 1983|
|Place of birth||Johannesburg|
|Spouse||Gcina “GC” Lukhele (div. 2016)|
|Profession||Presenter, businesswoman, chef|
Her date of birth is on 03 July 1983 and the place of birth is in Alexandra township in Johannesburg. Lorna Maseko is 36 years old. The presenter has her birthday celebration once a year on the 3rd of July.
Lorna got married to Gcina “GC” Lukhele. The then couple hosted their wedding celebration at the Memoire wedding venue in Muldersdrift.
They exchanged their marital vows in the presence of family, friends, and loved ones.
Their marriage lasted for about six (6) years after they made their separation public in an announcement. She announced during a presentation at 2016 YOU Spectacular Awards.
She also said that she was ready to begin a lesbian relationship with the host of the event, Ann Hirsch.
As a celeb cook, she has written a cookbook titled Celebrate With Lorna Maseko.
The multi-talented South African celebrity shared the news on Instagram and said in part, “It’s with great excitement to announce that my cookbook #CelebrateWithLornaMaseko is FINALLY HERE!!!”
The TV presenter started from being a ballerina and then grew to a television presenter and businesswoman. She began as a contracted ballet dancer at the Ballet Theatre Afrikan.
Later became the first black professional ballet dancer in South Africa at the South African Ballet Theatre.
After she left ballet, Lorna became a presenter and produced the Afro Showbiz News, a SABC Africa show called Afro Showbiz News.
Lorna and Bonang Matheba
She and her friend, Bonang used to share friendship goal images with their followers on social media.
They both update followers and fans on events they go to and also worked together.
In 2019, unlike the two friends, they missed each other’s birthday parties. This unusual act created suspicion after their followers noticed.
The friends brushed the rumors away with a thank you video from Lorna on twitter. This was after Bonang sent her flowers to congratulate her.
Bonang replied and said that they will throw a party when she returns to the country.
Aside from being a popular personality on television, the celebrity has won the heart of many with her beautiful appearance. On social media, Lorna shares stunning photos of her lifestyle and work.
- 10 Over 10 – Season 2
- Being Bonang – Season 1&2
- Celebrity Master Chef South Africa – Season 1
- Glambition – Season 1
- Heartlines – Season 1
- I Love South Africa – Season 1
- Presenter Search on 3 – Season 2
- ScreenTime with Nicky Greenwall – Season 4
- So You Think You Can Dance (SA) – Season 3
- The Hostess with Lorna Maseko – Season 1&2
- The South African Film and Television Awards – Season 10, 11 & 13
- Top Billing – Season 1
- Top Chef South Africa – Season 1
- Zaziwa – Season 2
Lorna was selected as the November Woman In Action by True Love Magazine in 2007.
She also made it to the final top 12 for the Top Billing presenter search competition.
She received a nomination as the 2007 Cosmopolitan Awesome Woman in December
Lorna also launched her fragrance Pirouette by LornaM in 2009. She has worked as a presenter on Afro Showbiz News, an entertainment programme she produced.
She co-hosted and produced The Weekender on SABC News International.
Following many appearances on television and events, she got a sit as a Judge on So You Think You Can Dance, an SABC1 reality competition show in 2013.
The next year, 2014, Lorna featured on the e.tv game show I Love South Africa as a contestant.
She was also a featured guest in an episode of Season 2 of Zaziwa, an SABC1 music talk show.
In 2016, she hosted the debut season of Top Chef South Africa, an SABC3 reality competition series in 2016.
The following year, Lorna hosted her cooking and lifestyle series, The Hostess with Lorna Maseko.
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