Modise Motaung

Acting Profile
Location: Johannesburg
PRIMARY Language/s:
Sepedi, Sesotho, Setswana
SECONDARY Language/s:
English, Zulu
Height: 175cm
Eyes: Brown
Driver's Licence:
Additional Skills:
Stunt fighting, singing (Tenor) dancing (Beginner), soccer, boxing

Modise Motaung is a South African actor who was born in Soshanguve and grew up between Witbank and Soshanguve.

He started realising his passion for acting after his brother cast him in a lead role in a church play. Receiving a great reception for his performance, Modise knew that acting was the career path he wanted to pursue.

He played the character of Maphunga in a CBS production called King Shaka and also appeared in a Netflix film We Are All Girls as a technical unit team member.  He also appeared in the local telenovela, The Estate (SABC 3), and The River (1Magic) where he was cast as a doctor.

Modise has also appeared in numerous commercials, including Three Ships, Dstv (Pan African), Harpic, Nedbank, Carling black label, and many more.

Besides film and television, he also had a brief time on stage, starring in a one-man show at the Market Lab Festival.  He has also done an industrial theatre project, Pick It Up.





Please email Yolinda Du Plessis at for bookings and further information.

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