Patrick Mofokeng Biography, Career, age

Patrick Mofokeng,Age, place of birth, and his career path in Acting.

Patrick Mofokeng, born on June 15, 1969, is a 52 year old actor best known for playing the role of Mlungisi Ngema on Scandal etv.

Biography Profile

Full real name: Patrick Mofokeng
Gender: Male
Date of birth: 15 June 1969
Age: 52 years old
Place of birth: Cape Town, South Africa
Nationality: South African
Occupation: Actor
TV shows: Scandal, Lingashoni

Personal life history

Patrick Mofokeng was born on 15 June 1969 in Cape Town, South Africa. This means he is 52 years old. He is a married man. He moved from Cape Town to Johannesburg as he got more opportunities in acting. Later on he returned to Cape Town where he stayed.

His Acting journey

He has got a Diploma in Drama and Speech. Most people knows this Actor from Scandal, a soapie which is being aired 19:30 every week days on On scandal, he acted as Mlungisi, a very serious man who didn’t take nonsense from his kids. He loved to be respected by his wife and family. Recently we saw Mlungisi’s wife and daughter get arrested for fraud due to Lindiwe’s (by Nomvelo Makhanya) boyfriend who was a cornman.

All this happened without Mlungisi knowing about it, what a betrayal. His life ended after he his feud with his son in law had escalated. He fell on a rock and died while trying to beat his son in law Nhlamulo (by Matthews RatsumaMatthews Rantsuma).

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Most people knows Patrick Mofokeng from different sopies, series and movies or films. He was featured in Jackie Chan movie as a village Hunter in “Who am I” movie. His featuring in that movie opened more opportunities for him to act in other films as well. Most of them are local short film and long films in South Africa.

His role on Lingashoni

In 2021 Mofokeng left Scandal to join 1Magic drama Lingashoni. He was to play Mr Mandla Cele alongside Lerato Nxumalo. His role is that of a poverty-stricken farm worker who returns to his former life as a high-flying businessman after a decade-long memory loss.

After witnessing a murder by a prominent politician – Joburg Mayor Robert Nondumo [Luzuko Nkqeto], monied ‘tenderpreneur’ Mandla Cele [Patrick Mofokeng] goes on the run before surviving a murder from a close family member, which led to his memory loss.

Television series he acted

  • Scandal
  • Soul city
  • Fallen
  • Heartlines
  • Hillside
  • Yizo yizo
  • Stockvel
  • The lab
  • When we were black
  • Shreads and Do
  • Izoso connextion 1
  • Lingashoni.

Films that he also acted

  • Pride of Africa
  • Who am I
  • Dr Lucille
  • I dreamed of Africa
  • A warm heart
  • Man to man
  • The good provider
  • Surprise
  • Invictus
  • Gangster’s paradise
  • Africa United
  • Master Harold
  • Themba
  • A million colours
  • Losing lesato

Awards that he won

Golden Horn Award for Best Acto in The provider,a TV series and Best TV Drama.


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