Jessica Nkosi is indeed one of the finest villain actresses in South Africa. Her outstanding skills in such roles have made her a fan favourite in most of the drama series she featured. She is also a prominent Television presenter who had featured on several shows.
Full name: Jessica Nkosi
Date of birth: 20 January 1990
Age: 33 years old
Place of birth: Empangeni, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
Husband: Ntokozo Dlamini
Children: 1 (Namisa Dlamini)
Net worth: R22 million
Jessica Nkosi’s early life and age
The bubbly actress was born on 20 January 1990, making her 33 years old as of 2023. She was born in Empangeni, KwaZulu Natal, to her father, Jabu Nkosi and mother, Nhlanhlayethu Ntuli. She later moved to Eshowe a few years later when her parents divorced. In grade 11, Jessica lost her father, and that became the turning point in her life as she lost the comfort she wanted. Many fans believe that that’s when Jessica learnt the hardcore villain skills she always displays on the screen.
Jessica Nkosi’s family, husband, and baby
Despite not being open on whether Jessica Nkosi and her long-time boyfriend, Ntokozo Dlamini, are married, the two actors are raising their daughter together. It’s safe to say that Ntokozo is Jessica’s husband, as she often refers to him as hubby. Together the two actors have a four years old daughter called Namisa.
More often than, Jessica refers to Ntokozo and Namisa as her little family. She has since been so private about her other family members and relatives. Jessica is a private person who does not want to expose her family to the public much.
Acting and presenting career
Jessica Nkosi introduced her to Mzansi in 2013 when she played the role of Qondisile on Telenovela Isibaya. She starred and attracted so much attention from many drama series in South Africa, and she decided to join Mzansi Magic’s Ayeye as Eve.
After Ayeye, Jessica was already becoming one of the finest young stars in the country. Thanks to her outstanding skills, she attracted the interest of veteran actress Connie Ferguson and joined The Queen as Thando Sebata. Undoubtedly, the Thando role is her best so far.
Regarding presenting and MC, Jessica started in 2017 when she co-hosted BET’s A-List with fellow actress Nomzamo Mbatha. Since then, she has made several appearances at big shows like the Channel O Music Video Awards, the MTV Africa Music Awards, V-Entertainment and other shows.
Jessica Nkosi’s cars and Net worth
Indeed, Jessica loves big wheels, which fits well with the villain character she loves to portray. Jessica is a Volvo ambassador and owns an extensive fleet of top Volvo cars. Her fleet includes the XC60 2022, among other previous models.
As of 2023, Jessica Nkosi’s net worth is estimated at R22 Million.