All you need to know about Makgotso M

By Faeza
25 January 2017

She is a aspiring actress, who does justice to every role she gets, with more than four roles portraying currently, she is flying even higher with no signs of slowing down.

She joined the SABC3 soapie Isidingo as Kamogelo Tsotetsi, the rebellious younger sister of Lerato, and the SABC2 soapie Muvhango as the manic, conniving Onika.

In addition, she had a guest starring role as Tselane in an episode on SABC3's comedy-drama series Sober Companion. She also played the role of Palesa on the second season of SABC1 drama series Mutual Friends.

Makgotso landed her first starring role on television in the Mzansi Magic teen drama series Is’thunzi, which premiered in October 2016. In the series she plays misunderstood creative spirit Thishiwe, who terrifies the community because of the darkness that happened to her family.

She was born in Johannesburg, Alberton. She attended primary school at Albert View until the age of 11. She moved to the United Kingdom with her mother and sister. She went on to completing a BA Joint Honors Degree in Theatre Studies, Film and Television in Brunel University.