Busi Mtshali profile

Biography

Busisiwe Mtshali (born July 27, 1991), best known as Busi Mtshali, is a South African actress. She is best known for playing an intelligent high schooler, Thandeka, in the SABC1 sitcom Thandeka’s Diary.

Busi made headlines in July 2022 after she revealed that she was pregnant. She has also appeared in many other television shows like Abomama as Lumka Isidingo, Lockdown as Nkuli, and Isidingo as DJ Gugs.

Busi Mtshali
Busi Mtshali biography
Busi Mtshali is famous for playing Thandeka on the sitcom Thandeka’s Diary.
Quick Facts
Name:Busisiwe Mtshali
Born:July 27, 1991 (age 31 years)
Place of Birth:Johannesburg, South Africa
Nationality:South Africa
Occupation:Actress
Popular for:Thandeka in Thandeka’s Diary.
Profiles:Instagram
Marital Status:Married
Children:1
Net Worth:US$150,000

Early Life

Busisiwe Mtshali was born on July 27, 1991, in Johannesburg, the largest city in South Africa. She grew up and studied in South Africa.

Education

Mtshali holds a Bachelor of Arts in Dramatic arts Honours degree from the University of Witwatersrand. 

Career

The 31-year -old actress has appeared in many television shows and productions. She is prominent for playing the intelligent high schooler Thandeka in the SABC1 sitcom Thandeka’s Diary.

Earlier in her acting career, Mtshali starred as a working girl, Shirley, in the crime drama series Mshika-shika. Although she has appeared in popular productions like Abomama, Shirley is her debut industrial role.

In 2014, she starred as Fikile Mathubela, a lady who is an intern at a luxury fashion label, in season two of the e.tv series Mzansi Love: Kasi Style.

Busisiwe was also the guest star on the SABC3 soap opera Isidingo playing DJ Gugs. In 2015, the actress starred in Thandeka’s Diary since season one.

Personal Life

Busi Mtshali husband
Busi Mtshali and her husband.

Busi Mtshali is expecting a baby and surprised South Africa with the news on social media. She posted pictures of herself in a photo shoot with her baby daddy, her first time sharing pregnancy pictures.

Pregnancy

The actress showed off her baby bump on her birthday. She trended on media platforms with congratulatory messages flooding in. South Africa and her fans were happy for her and left her with many messages.

Celebrities like Candice Modiselle and Buhle Samuels left her a heartwarming message. She took shots revealing the face of her husband. Both their rings were on the fourth finger.

Social Media

Busi is on social media and is active across several platforms. She exhibits her love for fashion through her posts. Though, she hides her private life from social media.

Filmography

Abomama as Lumka
Z’bondiwe as Sanelisiwe 
Thandeka’s Diary as Thandeka Zulu 
Roer Jou Voete as Dawn Senatla
Ring of Lies as Arabang
Scandal! as Comrade 47
Mzansi Love as Fikile
Mshika-shika as Shirley Dlamini
Lockdown as Nkuli
Isidingo as DJ Gugs
The Road as Patricia

Net Worth

Busisiwe Mtshali has landed several roles on screen, gaining her a heavy wallet. According to Wiki SA, she has a net worth of US$150,000 as of August 2022.