Hulisani Ravele age


Hulisani Ravele (born January 23, 1988) is a South African television presenter and a voice artist. She made her television debut as a nine-year-old child presenter. 

The TV personality is best known for working for eight years as a YOTV presenter. She gained prominence as the viewer’s favorite.

Hulisani has become one of South Africa’s prominent media personalities. She has gained the love of many for her charisma, voice, and fashion. 

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Hulisani Cecilia Ravele is a prominent broadcaster.
Quick Facts
Full Name:Hulisani Cecilia Ravele
Other Names:CC Ravele
Born:January 23, 1988 (age 35 years old)
Place of Birth:Tshiawelo Soweto, Gauteng
Nationality:South Africa
Education:Marketing Management
Alma mater:University of Johannesburg
Parents:Mr and Mrs Ravele
Boyfriend:Kevin Costner
Ex-Boyfriend:Sipho ‘Psyfo’ Ngwenya
Occupation:Presenter, voice artist, actress, businessperson, MC
Business:Studio Moma
Net Worth:R16 million

Early Life

Hulisani Ravele was born on January 23, 1988, in Tshiawelo Soweto, Gauteng, South Africa. Her parents had three children, of which she is the youngest. She has an older brother and an older sister.

Her father, Mr. Ravele, taught her many things. He made her know the importance of doing what you love. She mentioned that her father was working under a car when a jag lost balance and fell on him. He passed away in 2014.

In an interview, she says her mother is her role model. Ravele learned perseverance, hard work, and humility from her. She gained confidence as she grew up and fell in love with television.

Her loud and bubbly personality has helped her on screen.


Hulisani Ravele attended primary and secondary schools in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa.

After matric, she enrolled for BCom in Marketing Management at the University of Johannesburg, graduating in 2008. She returned for a Bachelor of Arts in Motion Picture Medium at AFDA media school and graduated in 2017.

Personal Life

Hulisani Ravele made headlines after she and fellow child star Sipho ‘Psyfo’ Ngwenya ended their relationship. The duo has known each other for a long time.

In 2006, they started dating as kid superstars but ended their relationship in 2017, after over a decade. 

In 2021, Hulisani Ravele revealed her new boyfriend, Kevin Costner, on Instagram. 



Hulisani Ravele age
Hulisani Ravele in 2022.

Hulisani Ravele is a television presenter and voice artist. She is best known as a YOTV presenter and made her television debut on the SABC1 show Pula & Friends.

At eleven, Ravele joined the SABC1 daily youth programming block YOTV as a presenter. In November 2008, she quit her job in YOTV to be a trainee publicist and marketing assistant at SABC1.

Although many know her for working at SABC1, Ravele has worked with other media companies. She does the Sunday night show, My House, aired on 5FM.

For two months, she was the presented behind the thirteen-episode SABC1 game show Quiz Me. The seasoned broadcaster hosts 947 Weekend Breakfast on Saturdays and Sundays from 7-10 am.

Hulisani has over twenty-five years of television experience in live and pre-recorded formats. She was on the SABC1 and SABC2 music talk show Zaziwa.


Hulisani Cecilia Ravele appeared in season one of the SABC1 Comedy series City Ses’la as Thandi.


In 2018, she launched an online talk show called The Minute With Hulisani Ravele. Still, in 2018, she started a grooming unisex boutique Studio Moma.

Although, the beauty company became operational in March 2017, when Mpho Sedibe founded it. 

TV Shows

  • 10 over 10
  • City Ses’sla
  • Quiz me
  • V Entertainment
  • YOTV Big Breakfast
  • YOTV Wildroom

Social Profiles

The prominent television personality has profiles across many social media platforms. She has garnered a decent fanbase on Twitter and Instagram.

The formidable television personality is also on Twitter and Facebook. She shares pictures of her lifestyle, work, and broadcast journey.

Net Worth

Hulisani Ravele has been in the broadcast industry for decades. She has made a fortune from both her television and radio careers. She has an estimated net worth of R16 million as of August 2022.


Is Hulisani Ravele married?

In 2021, she introduced the new man in her life. However, the television personality is not married. She revealed her new boyfriend, Kevin Costner, in an Instagram post. Happy to find love again, she shared the photo of her new man.

When did Hulisani and Psyfo break up?

After dating for over ten years, Hulisani and her former Yotv colleague Psyfo ended the relationship in 2017. She told Mac G in an interview some of the reasons that led to the end of their romantic life.