10 things you didn’t know about actor Dumisani Dlamini

Dumisani Dlamini
Dumisani Dlamini

You might know him Crocodile on Sarafina, Chester on Yizo Yizo 2 or Mbodla on Isibaya, but we had the opportunity to meet man behind all these loved captivating characters on-screen. A rare occasion this was, Dlamini who prefers to keep his life as private, told Move! intriguing facts about his life. 

  1. Before the life of an entertainer became to be, 54-year-old Dumisani Dlamini was a shoplifter.
  2. As a child, his mother would dress him up in outfits to dance at weddings.
  3. His mother was murdered by his father while he was overseas.
  4. He lived in the United States of America for 17 years.
  5. He had his first child while he was a teenager in high school and ran away from home because he was afraid to tell his parents.
  6. He is spiritual and credits God for all the blessings in his life.
  7. He loves children and has 7 of his own, the youngest being 1-year-old.
  8. He is a grandfather to 3 grandchildren.
  9. He loves community work and has adopted an orphanage home in Kliptown.
  10. He is a gym fanatic and has a gym in his house.

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