Rosemary Zimu biography, age, profile, education, family

Rosemary Zimu (born 15 April 1993 in Johannesburg) is a South African actress and singer. The popular figure is also a voice-over artist and songwriter.

She walked into the spotlight as an actress after landing a role in the Nollywood film, Champagne. Her impressive performance in the film earned her a nomination in 2006,

The personality of many talents has made a huge impact in the entertainment industry. No doubt, she is making a name for herself in the industry despite the competition.

Rosemary is not a newbie in the industry and is killing most roles with her experiences over the years. Dedication has helped her in her craft and her talents stand her out.


Rosemary Zimu biography
NameRosemary Zimu
Born15 April 1993 in Johannesburg (age 28 years old)
Nationality South African
ProfessionActress, singer
Popular rolelead role in the Nollywood film, Champagne
EducationCertificate in Labour Law


The fan-favorite South African actress was born on 15 April 1993 in the city of Johannesburg. Rosemary Zimu is 28 years old.


She is one of the actresses making it in the movie industry even without studying for a degree relating to art. The beauty is a Labour Law Certificate holder.


Acting is a thing she has been doing since she was young. Her passion for art was clear that her parents noticed.

They were helpful in mentoring her and to date, she has appeared in many television shows.

She was cast in several most-watched shows on television including Scandal, Generations, Isidingo, and more.

Landing the role of Veronica on Isidingo was a short one since the television show was short-lived.

Then the role of Thembeka on Generations The Legacy followed in 2019. The character is a sex worker who renders services to rich clients.

Lately, she landed another role as an actress on the popular telenovela The Queen. On the Mzansi Magic serial, she was cast as Mildred’s daughter.

Speaking of her music career, Rosemary has dropped an album – Roro Says. The album houses several combinations of music.


She has six siblings, yes, her family is of seven children. Though little is known about her father, the actress was raised with her siblings under the care of their mother.


Rosemary has appeared in commercials for big names in the entertainment, communication, and other industries.

In 2019, she did commercials for Showmax, Vodacom, Heineken – Desperados.

In the previous year, 2018, she landed roles in commercials for Bailey’s, Altron, Nedbank, and Facebook Hack.

In 2017, she was in a commercial for Strepsils “Mr T Fresh”, VW Retail “Drive-in”, and Debonairs Pizza Catch Up. Rosemary was also in the 2015 Instant Porridge commercial.

She has also landed roles in Theatre productions including IThemba (2018) and Moulin Rouge (2011).

TV shows

  • Lily Juice in Scandal! (2020)
  • Thembeka in Generations (2019-2020)
  • Veronica in Isidingo Veronica (2018-2019)
  • Ilangatje – Mzansi Magic (2018)
  • Netflix: Shadow (2017)
  • Wena Wedwa – Mzansi Magic (2017)
  • Nollywood Film: Champagne (2014)

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