Nambitha Ben-Mazwi (born 01 December 1988) is a South African actress. She has gained much TV audience for her starring role in the e.tv telenovela Broken Vows as Lulama.
She appeared first in a starring TV role as Unathi Mweli in Doubt, Mzansi Magic mystery drama series.
Unathi is a bitchy sister of a man arrested for the murder of a stripper, in the Mzansi Magic mystery drama.
She was born on the 1st of December 1988. Nambitha Ben-Mazwi is 31 years old.
Lately, on Instagram, she opened up about her single relationship status and explained her decision to take a year off from dating to “heal”.
“I am indeed single…waiting to be found. I took a year off dating last year because it was my year to heal from A LOT.”
“I experienced love in a whole new way. I adopted a crèche in Alex, hosted and served more in my outreaches, invested more in my passion for young girls and women which saw me start my greatest love, #SheSpeaks by Lady Nam.
“I became so vulnerable, so overwhelmed by love for people that I would counsel every girl that reached out to me via DM.” she shared
Date of Birth
Her date of birth is on 01 December 1998.
She graduated from the University of Cape Town in 2011 where she studied and hold a degree in Business Science Marketing (Honours).
“My passion for acting eventually overtook my aspirations for business. In 2007, I started studying towards my business science degree at the University of Cape Town (UCT).
“I nurtured my love for the arts by participating in extramural activities such as radio, hosting events and attending auditions. After completing my degree in 2009, I did my honors which I completed in 2010,” she told BONA
Mazwi got a job as a marketing strategist in business development, on radio and TV both at home and abroad.
During her stay in New York, she acted as Tamara in the drama series Black Mirror. The series was based on the UK series of the same name (Black Mirror).
She was also a presenter in different mediums and was an MC before she returned to South Africa.
She was included as a wildcard entry to the Top eleven (11) of the reality competition Presenter Search on 3 in 2015.
Thousands of hopefuls auditioned to be among the three (3) new presenters for three of SABC3’s flagship shows.
Mazwi was landed a minor role in the second season of the eKasi+ police procedural series Traffic! The series was also aired on e.tv.
She started starring in Mzansi Magic’s Doubt in April 2016.
The next year, she landed a starring role as Lulama in the e.tv telenovela Broken Vows, the series aired for a year (2017-2018).
The same year, 2017, Mazwi portrayed as Nandi in the BET miniseries Madiba.
The following year, 2018, she landed another starring role as Benathi in Diamond City, the SABC1 drama series.
She portrayed a recurring role as Chardonnay (a.k.a. Shado) on the e.tv soapie Scandal! as Chardonnay. She made her debut appearance on 8 February 2019.