Nimrod Nkosi is a TV presenter and actor. He is famous in South Africa for presenting the live Lotto draw on e.tv and SABC2.
He also is known to host the show Jam Alley, which is a youth variety show.
His career kicked off his career in acting with a role on the drama series U Bambo Lwami in 1994.
- Name: Nimrod Nkosi
- Date of birth: 22nd of March
- Place of birth: Soweto, South West of Johannesburg
- Gender: male
- Nationality: South African
- Profession: actor, television presenter
- Popular for: the live Lotto draw on e.tv and SABC2
Nimrod later landed another role on Pale Toe, an Afrikaans rugby drama.
After working for five years as a presenter on Jam Alley, he received two Avanti awards as Best Presenter.
He also portrayed other roles including The Last Hope for the SABC1; a supporting role in Soul City; and the role of Hector on the e.tv soapie Scandal!.
Nimrod also was the host on the late-night show, Your Late Mate on Soweto TV.
Together with Vanessa Carreira, the former Miss South Africa, he started hosting the Lotto game show Raise your hand in 2007.
The show was held on a Wednesday night after the Lotto Draw.
Nimrod started to host another show in 2013 and this time it was a Gospel- themed show.
The show John 14 was viewed on DStv channel Mzansi Magic Music.
In the show, he went on a visit to viewers’ houses, then they cooked for him and gave testaments of their faith.
He started hosting the Mzansi Magic docu-reality series Utatakho in 2015 which he replaced Zola.
Nimord contested as a guest in the second season of I Love South Africa, an e.tv game show.
- Generations – Season 1
- Hope – Season 1
- I Love South Africa – Season 2
- Isibaya – Season 4 and 5
- Isipho – Season 1
- Scandal! – Season 1
- Soul City – Season 5
- The Queen – Season 1
- The Queen – Season 1, 2 and 3
- The Wild – Season 1 and 2
- Utatakho – Season 1 – 7