Actor Tiisetso Thoka had to overcome a number of struggles before he made it.
Tiisetso studied law at Varsity College but quit after he did his articles.
“I always knew I’d act, but I thought I’d do it as a hobby.
“Although I was part of the theatre group at primary school, I always told people I wanted to be a lawyer.
a kid, you want to pursue a respected career.
“But when I realised law wasn’t for me, I quit,” he said.
at SABC 1 youth show YoTV from 2011 to 2012.
told SunBuzz he struggled to find an acting job for three years.
“I went to many interviews with no luck.
“My parents weren’t happy about the decisions I made, so I worked as a porter at a hotel in Braamfontein.
“I also washed dishes and sold shoes in the Joburg CBD to make a living.”
After three years, he finally got an acting gig on Gold Diggers.
“Things started to look up after I landed the role.
“I wanted to prove myself, so I vowed to ace the role.”
Last year, Tiisetso got leading roles in Isithembiso, Nkululeko and The Herd.
He also joined the cast of Mzansi Magic’s The Imposter, where he plays the role of Paballo “Pablo” Mokoena.
“Pablo wants to be an evil person but he can’t because he messes up every bad thing he tries to do.”
- Catch Tiisetso on The Imposter, which airs every Sunday on Mzansi Magic (DStv channel 161) at 8pm
- Source :Dailysun
Life of Thoka and Lucky Mazibuko
The two young stars met in Braamfontein the time they were both still college students.
Pushing similar dreams the young stars made it to Friends Like These. A South African television game show based on the British format of the same name and produced locally by Urban Brew Studios.
A talented Artist Lucky Mazibuko has proved to be a triple threat in the entertainment industry.
After high school , Mazibuko moved to Braamfontein to further his studies where they teamed up with Thoka . Mazibuko also God gifted him with a gift of drawing sophisticated images , during his high school life he used to freelance to get some money as a youth . Mazibuko also explored his interest in shot movies , releasing the some couple of shot movies in 2013.