Nomalanga Shozi biography: age, pictures, net worth, car & profile

Nomalanga Shozi (born 12 July 1994) is a South African actress and radio Disk Jockey. She is famous for being cast on the soap opera Rhythm City as Nomalanga.

She qualified to be cast on the show after participating in a casting call. The beautiful and bold actress was selected for the role in April 2016.

She has continued to build her acting profession so far and gaining prominence. Before venturing into acting, she tried out a stint at public relations. The actress has also appeared in other films and television series.


Nomalanga Shozi biography
NameJessica Nomalanga Shozi
Born12 July 1994 (age 27)
NationalitySouth African
EducationMarburg Secondary School
Durban at Rosebank College
OccupationRadio DJ, actress, TV Host, Radio DJ, and Creative
Net worth$500,000-$1,000,000

Early Life

The radio personality and actress was born on 12 July 1994 in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. She was also raised in the coastal province of the country.

As a child, the young actress was convinced that she belongs to the entertainment industry especially the acting and the media. She maintained the ambition which has paid off.

Comparing her with several celebrated personalities of her age, we could agree that she has earned herself a lot of achievements. She hails from Port Shepstone in KwaZulu-Natal.


She attended Marburg Secondary School and her matriculation was in 2012. She furthered her academic pursuit in Durban at Rosebank College (2014-2016). 


The actress and radio Disk Jockey was cast as Nomalanga in the soap opera Rhythm City. The role rose her to prominence and is credited as her debut acting role on screen.

She got employed in a radio station located in Durban, Gagasi FM, in 2015. At the station, she was a co-host on the Hip-Hop Gagasi Music Sessions on Thursdays (8:00 PM – 10:00 PM).

On weekends, she also did slots like on Saturday (01h00-04h00) and Sundays (04h00-06h00).

In 2016, she landed the role on screen that rose her to prominence. She beat over five thousand hopefuls who auditioned for the role of Nomalanga on Rhythm City. 

Shozi appeared on the SABC3 late-night talk show Larger Than Life with Jason Goliath as a featured guest.

As a presenter, she made her debut in the program All Access Mzansi. She hosted alongside Mbali Nkosi and Thato Molamu on the Mzansi Magic entertainment magazine show.


Nomalanga Shozi car

Nomalanga’s love for Benz had her own one and drove one of the series. Although, the actress had a terrible accident with the brand new Mercedes Benz which ruined it. 

It was reported in 2020, two blokes who were under the influence of alcohol crashed into her car.

Social media

The beautiful and fan-favorite actress is active on social media platforms.

She has managed to grow her fanbase and gained decent followership. On Instagram, she has over one hundred and one thousand followers.

Her account reads “International Zulu Girl, Face of BET Africa, Radio DJ, actress, TV Host, and Creative”. Her hairstyles is one of the things followers admire.

Net worth

Her work has not only gained her prominence but she is also estimated to be worth around $500,000-$1,000,000. Her source of wealth is her career as a Deejay, actress, television host, and creative.


  • All Access Mzansi as Host
  • Isono as Ivy
  • Larger Than Life as Guest 
  • Rhythm City as Nomalanga

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