Phindile Gwala is a South African actress, model, and businesswoman. She is known for her exceptional acting skills and has starred in numerous popular television series and movies. Here is a detailed biography of Phindile Gwala.
Early life and breakthrough:
Phindile Gwala was born on October 24, 1986, in Eshowe, a small town in the KwaZulu-Natal province of South Africa. She grew up in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, where she attended school. Phindile developed a passion for the arts from a young age and started dancing at the age of four. She later joined a dance school and participated in various dance competitions.
Phindile’s breakthrough in the entertainment industry came when she entered the Miss Teen Durban beauty pageant in 2003 and won. This opened up doors for her in the modeling industry, and she went on to participate in various fashion shows and modeling gigs.
Family, siblings, parents, children:
Phindile Gwala has not shared much information about her family and siblings. However, she is known to be the daughter of a pastor, and her mother is a nurse. Phindile has a daughter named Sibusisiwe Gwala, whom she gave birth to in 2019.
Education since childhood:
Phindile Gwala completed her high school education at Brettonwood High School in Durban. She went on to study marketing at Damelin College in Durban and later enrolled in a modeling school to hone her modeling skills.
Career, music, awards:
Phindile Gwala’s acting career began when she landed a role in the popular South African television series, Muvhango, in 2013. She played the role of Nonny for four years before leaving the show in 2017. She has also appeared in other television series such as Isibaya, The Queen, and Lockdown.
Aside from her acting career, Phindile has also dabbled in music. She released her debut single, “Hamba,” in 2020, which received positive reviews from fans and critics alike.
Phindile has won several awards for her acting, including the Best Supporting Actress award at the South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTAs) in 2018 for her role in Isithembiso.
Phindile Gwala has not been involved in any major controversies throughout her career.
Houses and cars and other big assets:
Phindile Gwala is known to be living in a luxurious apartment in Johannesburg, South Africa. She also owns a number of cars, including a Mercedes-Benz and a BMW.
Relationships, baby daddy, boyfriend:
Phindile Gwala was previously married to a businessman named Armando Ngandu. The couple tied the knot in 2018 but later divorced in 2020. Phindile has not disclosed the identity of her baby daddy, but it is believed to be a South African businessman.
Other businesses she has and her net worth:
Phindile Gwala is also a businesswoman and runs her own clothing line called Phindile Gwala Collections. She has also worked as a brand ambassador for various companies, including Garnier and Tastic Rice.
Phindile’s net worth is estimated to be around $1.5 million.