Sonia Sedibe turns 39


Ex-Generations actress, Sonia Sedibe, is celebrating 39 years today. Sedibe was born in Natalspruit.

Her tweet this morning was, “Wakey-wakey…it’s my birthday!!! Please throw your love in the inbox and ONLY your instagram”.

She fell in love with acting when she joined a high school theatre group. Since her introduction to acting industry, she had roles in Soul City, Muvhango and in films like Mr Bones and God is African.

Sonia is an award-winning actress. She won FNB Vita Award for Most Promising New Actress in 1999, and four years later she then joined Generations.

She currently plays Thuli on Etv’s Gold Diggers, as Israel’s wife. Israel is played by Menzi Ngubane whom was also her husband during their heydays on Generations.

She was married to a legal eagle, Lesley Sedibe in 2006,  but unfortuntely their marriage was dissolved by a divorce.