Thulani Mtsweni

Acting Profile
Location: Johannesburg
PRIMARY Language/s:
English, Zulu
SECONDARY Language/s:
Sesotho, Xhosa
Height: 183cm
Eyes: Brown
Driver's Licence:
Additional Skills:
Gun-handling. mime, dancer, soccer, frisbee

Born 12 March 1987, grew up in the dusty street of Tsakane Township east of Johannesburg while perusing his passion for acting. This energetic actor began his journey at the community theatre, later joined the South African State Theatre then moved to Drama for Life at Wits. His cultivating and charismatic persona is unique and easy to work with. 

His recent projects have included the following;  Hhayi Bo Mnakwethu in Moja Love (2020) Dir. Vusi Dibakwane char. Bheki Khumalo (lead) in Isidingo, Principal role Sibiya (2017-2020). Unknown by Obunye media (2019) lead Boss G. Rhythme City (2017) by Quizzical Pictures. Thulani starred as Gedla (supporting role) in iNumber Number by Quizzical Pictures (series) 2017 and as Nyoka (supporting role) in Isibaya (2020-2021) and more recently in Gomora (2021).

He has also a long history of performing in Theatre across South Africa. 

Arts Cape Festival and The Good Candidate Chekhov Festival in 2014, The Proposal,  both directed by Andre Stolz.  Kasi stories, Stories not often untold, Drama for Life, at Wits University 2016-2018. Thulani also participated in the Frenge Festival and National Arts Festival in 2017, as well as Vrystaat Art Festival in 2018.

VOICE Styles:
Comedic, Energetic

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

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