#WomanCrushWednesday: Connie Chiume

By Faeza
04 May 2016

Connie Chiume is a South African actress best known for her starring role as Mamokete Khuse, an upstanding and moral woman, who is everyone’s mother in the e.tv soapie Rhythm City.

She has been in the acting business for more than 20 years, from theatre to our small screens and has won multi awards in her career as an actress.

Connie is also a multi-talented woman prior to her acting\dancing and singing career, she also did nursing, teaching and waitressing. Her special skills also include event management.

She announced she was retiring the role of Mamokete in the e.tv soapie Rhythm City, which she had played since the show’s first episode on 9 July 2007. Her focus is still on acting but also wants to indulge her longtime passion for farming.

For being the empowering woman she is, Connie wears our #WomanCrushWednesday crown for the week.