10 Facts You Didn’t Know About Lillian Dube


Lillian Dube is a South African actress best known for her role as Sister Bettina in the SABC1 drama series Soul City and as Mampho on Muvhango, SABC2 soapie drama.

Here are facts things you didn’t know about Lillian Dube:

1. Lillian Dube was born in Orlando East, Soweto and she once lived in Lesotho.

2. Lillian turned 70 years old on October 2015.

3. Lillian Dube is a role model of Desmond Dube, she is not her mother or related, only sharing same ‘Dube’ surname.

4. Lilian started an acting career in the 1980s.

5. She created, produced and starred in the SABC2 sitcom Skwizas.

6. She is a cancer survivor and have been diagnosed since 2007.

7. She also established a casting company, Lillian Dube Casting Agency in Johannesburg.

8. She had a role on SABC2 Sotho drama, Mopheme as Mmaratana.

9. Lilian was honoured with Lifetime Achiever Award from Theatre Guild in 2014.

10. She starred in Curl Up and Dye, a theatre production that toured Scotland and Germany in 2009.


  1. I luv mama lilian dube & i want to register under her agency but i dont know where to start. I wish she could see my massege

  2. Hi Mama lillian

    Ive recently been in a training called IIE which took me back to my one and only dream which is acting. id love to be registered under your agancy and make my dream a reality.

    Thanks for the good work and inspiring people like me, one never knows what to expert from you on tv. i love that you can play so many roles and do a great job in all of them.


  3. Thanx for the info,I grew up knowing Desmond as Mama Dube s son.I realy love her very much.I dont stop loughing when I watched her acting.She is indeed a role model.She is one of the disciplined actors which can easy inspire younger actors. May God Bless her.

  4. Hi Mme Lilian .

    i love you with all my heart and you are the best actress!

    I wish i can join your casting agency, you such an insipration!

    May GOD keep you safe!

  5. she is really a role model; she is old but looks very young, wish her all the best and i hope she has archived everything she needed as a child

  6. Hello mama Lillian. I’m in Cape Town and have a dream of becoming a producer. I write short stories and never published even one. I would like to be part of your agency if possible.

    Nolwando Miranda Solontsi
    Cape Town

  7. please good people can you pls correct the part where it says Mme Lillian was playing Mmaratana-charecter in mopheme. its Baratang NOT MMARATANA PLSSS


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