Zizipho Buti is a South African actress and model popularly known for her role on South Africa’s oldest drama series, Generations as Tracy. Slowly, Tracy becomes one of the most important characters on the show thanks to her unmatched skills.
Full name: Zizipho Buti
Date of birth: 5 April 1995
Age: 28 years old
Place of birth: Khayelitsha, Cape Town in South Africa
Net worth: R700 000
Zizipho Buti’s early life, age
At 28 years old, the Cape Town-born actress is one of the finest young talents coming out of South Africa. When growing up, Zizipho was a very sharp girl in school, and she bred in her mother’s dreams that her daughter would grow up and become a lawyer. She excelled in her studies throughout her education, but deep down, she always wanted to be an actress, a passion that her mother gave in to when she finished her matrics with flying colours.
Zizipho Buti’s family, parents and siblings
Zizipho grew up with her mother, and the two are always close to each other. However, issues would get heated whenever Zizipho would mention that she wanted to be an actress. Currently, there is no information on his father since we all hear of her mother.
Looking into Zizipho’s special days, she is generally alone without many family members. This may be a sign that she doesn’t have any siblings or they are not close. She has passed the private life test if his parents and siblings are alive.
Zizipho Buti’s boyfriend, husband, children
Like her family members, Zizipho prefers to go private about her love life. She is yet to show Mzansi his boyfriend; we only know that she is not married yet. As of 2023, the bubbly actress does not have any children.
Zizipho Buti’s academic qualification, education
After several arguments with his mother on whether or not to pursue acting. She enrolled for a National Diploma in Theatre and Performance at the University of Cape Town in 2018.
Zizipho Buti’s career, Generations the legacy
The bubbly actress got most of her experience while at college. She featured in Her previous projects include; her final year performance directed by Mandla Mbothwe ‘Iyazika’, a play that commemorates the sinking of the Mendi ship and the men that perished.
During her time at UCT, some of the roles she played include; Desdemona in William Shakespeare’s ‘Othello’ which was directed by Claire Watling and Geoffrey Hyland. She played Thembsi, in Barney Simon’s ‘Cincinnati’ directed by Jacqui Singer. She played the role of a sixteen-year-old, Mercedes, in Fatima Dike’s ‘So What’s New’ directed by Clare Stopford and Rehane Abrahams. With her diploma, she received Nguni acting training from Mfundo Tshazibane and Mandla Mbothwe.
Moreover, she has experience in modelling. She booked her first job in her first year, playing as a young sister in an Inecto television commercial. In 2017 she graced our screens for her first acting debut on the hit drama television series, Nkululeko on Mzansi Magic where she played Pinkie. Zizipho is currently in a local soapie, Generations.
Zizipho Buti’s net worth, Salary
The Cape Town-based actress is currently taking quite a lot from Generations legacy since her new contract of a recurring role. Her salary is R40 000 per month. Her net worth is currently estimated at R700 000 as of 2023.