Tshepi Mashego biography, age, net worth, idols, profile

Tshepi Mashego (born 29 April 1985 in Pretoria) is a South African actress. She is also a singer but her acting profession walked her into the limelight.

The role of young Diphuka in Rhythm City has made her popular with many television viewers.


Tshepi Mashego biography
NameTshepi Mashego
Born29 April 1985 (36 years old)
Pretoria, South Africa
NationalitySouth African
ProfessionActress, singer
Net worthUS$100,000


She was born Tshepi Mashego on 29 April 1985 in Pretoria. Though the 36-year-old resides in Johannesburg, South Africa. 


Tshepi Mash, as she is fondly called, is an actress and singer. She played the role of Diphuka in Rhythm City. She appeared in the serial in 2009 and the character is a young niece of Lucilla.

Though her role spanned for three months, she managed to draw the attention of many with the scandalous storyline.

She took her life after taking sleeping pills, Diphuka is a character many viewers talked about.

Though the public got to know her in 2008 during the High School Musical: Spotlight South Africa. She was voted as the runner-up in the reality competition on M-Net.

Four years later, in 2012, she appeared on another reality television. Tshepi attended the audition of season eight of Idols.

She made it to the top 100 in the theatre round in the M-Net reality competition. That was when she left the competition following an elimination.

 She has many credits in stage productions like Rooikeppie and the Seven Bergies, and Sweet Charity, Hair.

She has also appeared in The Rocky Horror Picture Show, Queen, The Blues Brothers, High School Musical, and Pinnochio.

In 2013, she starred in Remix, an Mzansi Magic musical comedy-drama television miniseries.

Mash played a guest-starring role in one of the episodes of Intersexions, an SABC1 drama series.

Net worth

The actress has made a lot from her acting career. She is estimated to have a net worth of around US$100,000. That is equivalent to R1381710.00


High School Musical: Spotlight South Africa (Season 1)Runner-Up – Herself
Idols (Season 8)Herself
Judge Thenjiwe KhambuleCase #1
Rhythm CityDiphuka


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