10 Facts You Didn’t Know About Amanda du-Pont



Amanda du-Pont is a Swazi actress, model and television presenter best known for her role as Lelo on the SABC1 soap opera Skeem Saam.

Here are facts things you didn’t know about Amanda du-Pont:

1. du-Pont was born in Manzini, Swaziland, on June 26, 1988.

2. du-Pont is of Chinese, Portuguese, French and Swazi ancestry.

3. She completed matric at Uplands College in Mpumalanga.

4. She obtained a Bachelor of Arts in live performance from AFDA.

5. du-Pont was awarded a Diploma in Acting by the New York Film Academy in the USA.

6. Amanda is the co-host of SABC 1’s celebrity gossip show, The Real Goboza.

7. She is a daughter Henry ‘Tum’ du Pont, son of Princess Ncabile, the daughter of Prince Mshengu who was brother to King Sobhuza II.

8. She had a role as Thabisile Dlamini on an SABC 2 sopie Muvhango from 2009 – 2011.

9. She appeared as Serina in a 2007 American television serial drama, Life is Wild.

10. She also co-hosted Come Duze 2014 with Lunga Shabalala of Selimathunzi.