7 Facts You Didn’t Know About Nyalleng Thibedi


Nyalleng Thibedi is a South African actress and model best known for her starring role as Mpho on etv popular telenovela Ashes to Ashes.

Here are facts you didn’t know about Nyalleng Thibedi:

Nyalleng Thibedi grew up in Soweto, Gauteng.

She qualified as a chemical engineer at the University of Cape Town in 2001.

She landed a lead role on New York Film Academy’s short film, Picture  Perfect in 2008.

Nyalleng returned to South Africa in 2010 after studying drama for six years in the USA.

She landed a starring role Rama in the Mzansi Magic drama miniseries Single Mothers, in 2013.

She had a guest starring role in an episode of the SABC2 police procedural drama series Streets of Mangaung.

Nyalleng appeared in several Lokshin Bioskop drama series for Mzansi Magic, including iLobola, Wardrobe and The Society.