Social media was set afire after viral pictures of Jerah Moroka from Generations, and Madongwe from Uzalo flooded social media. The two have been rumoured to be related in real life, and their remarkable similarities have opened a can of worms.
Zama Magubane is a South African actress best known for her on-screen character Madongwe on the SABC drama series Uzalo. Onset, she is a devoted Christian who happens to be Mbatha’s ex-wife. She lives in KwaMashu with her daughter and nieces. However, the 38-year-old actress was born in Madadeni, Newcastle. She grew up in Pietermaritzburg, Kwazulu Natal. To live up to her dream of being one of Mzansi’s finest, the actress attained her Degree in Drama and Performing Arts at Durban University of Technology (DUT).
In recent years, the fizzy actress has starred in several series and is best known for her gigs on Presenter search on SABC3 and Isehlukaniso. However, her striking similarity with Paballo Mavundla has got Mzansi talking. She has been rumoured to be her mother of late, and we have been connecting the dots.
The seasoned actress is 38-years-old whereas the fast-rising actor is 22-years. Their 16-year age gap seems to be one of the heads up that the two are not related as we all thought. On the other hand, the fast-rising actor was born in 1999, Meadowlands, South-Western Soweto in Gauteng Province. However, this somehow proves that they are not related, given that Madongwe was born and raised in KwaZulu-Natal up until her shove into the limelight.
Of interest also is that Madongwe once indicated that she keeps her private life under wraps but did let Mzansi know that she has young kids. Well, the two seems to have striking similarities only, and both Madongwe and Jerah haven’t openly admitted that they are related.
Like those before him, the Paballo was push into the limelight when he starred on The Herd. However, a few years later, he bagged a gig on the SABC1 drama series Generations and starred as Jerah Moroka. From Generations, he bagged a new gig on etvs fashion drama series House of Zwide.