In South Africa, there are a tonne of talented people, actors, dancers, musicians and more. However, few of them usually make it very early in life. So, in this video we will look at 10 child actors who made it before 18.
6. Tsepo Doncabe
Tsepo Doncabe is a smart young South African actor. He was born in 2007 and is expected to be turning 16 as of 2023. Doncabe is well known for his role as Nkazimulo in Mzansi’s most popular soapie, Uzalo. Since this is his first Television gig. There is not merely enough information to conclude the youngster’s net worth. However, we do know that his salary should be expected to be between R10 000 – R20 000 as per industry standards.
5. Karabo Magongwa
Karabo Magongwa (born in 2008) is a South African actress. She is best known for playing Keletso in the E.tv soap opera House of Zwide. She is no newbie in showbiz and appeared in a TV commercial for Oreos in 2013. When she was only 5 years old.
According to Briefly SA and Savannah news, Magongwa has a net worth of about R250 000 as of 2022. This figure is cited in few sources, however, none of which have conclusive authority. So, we will take this figure as a suggestive or speculative figure than an actual one. Moreover, her salary is reported to be between R15 000 to R20 000 per month by Savannah News.
4. KaiAnn Munyaka
KaiAnn Munyaka known in Scandal TV drama as Khanyi Jewel Nyathi is a South African young actress with a very bright future. She started off with featuring in TV adverts. She then got featured in Scandal as part of the Extras. As of 2023, she is only 9 years old, having been born in 2014. Her salary is estimated to be in the 10,000-15,000 mark. So, her net worth is arguably the lowest. At about $20,000 which is equivalent to about 300,000 rands. 
3. Zekhethelo Zondi
Zekhethelo Zondi was born in 2010 on the 1st of October. So, she is 13 years old as of 2023. Her experience in Acting began at a very young age and She registered in an agency when she was 6 years old. In 2017, she got her first big break in a Netflix series, Shadow where she played the role of Zinhle, Pallence Dladla’s daughter. In 2019, she got her first role in a Short Film Grave Confession where she played the role of Mae.
Furthermore, she also did an FNB TV commercial in the same year. In 2021, Zekhethelo played a featured role as Thandeka in a Netflix Feature Film, Collision. While we thought it was quiet in the year of 2022, Zekhethelo got an opportunity to play a supporting role in a Mzansi Magic Television series, ISIFISO playing the role of Nozi Gambu. And, while her net worth isn’t solidly known, our estimates at allbusinessza.com estimate her to be worth at least $250,000. Which is around 400 thousand rands.
2. Mosa Nkwashu
South African actress, model, and netball player Mosa Nkwashu. She was born in Mahwelereng, Limpopo, in 2007. As of 2023, she is 16 years old.It may be said that she plays a supporting role in Skeem Saam. Therefore, as of 2023, her pay is anticipated to be between R25,000 and R30,000. She is also expected to have a net worth of more than $35,000, or almost R600,000 when expressed in rands.
1. Litlhonolofatso litlhakanyane
Litlhonolofatso Litlhakanyane is a South African actor best known for playing Tebello on etv’s Scandal. He’s one of the uprising child actors as of 2023. While he wants to be lawyer like his sister when older. The young actor might have already achieved financial success most adults can only dream of at that age. According to most sources, the actor who is only 13 years old as of 2023 has a net worth of about fifty thousand dollars, equivalent to about Seven hundred thousand rands.