Gift Mokhampanyane is a 33-year-old South African actor and presenter. He is best known for playing the role of Sipho in SABC1 drama series Soul Buddyz.
Full name: Gift Mokhampanyane
Date of birth: April 16, 1988 (age – 33)
Place of birth: Johannesburg, Gauteng Province
Nationality: South African
Occupation: Actor, Presenter
TV Shows: Soul Buddyz
Girlfriend: Palesa Shole
Early age of Gift Mokhampanyane
Gift Mokhampanyane was born on April 16, 1988. He was born in Johannesburg, Gauteng Province in South Africa. He was raised by a single mother, that is his mother. His father abandoned them while he was still young and never made efforts of reconciliation. Growing up, gift has always been fond of the entertainment industry just like most young people.
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He confirmed to himself that he had passion for acting when he began to attend National School of the Arts. Here he got introduced to the world of theatre shows and musical plays.
Acting career of Mokhampanyane
After obtaining his education and graduating from National School of the Arts he began his acting career. In 2005 he made his debut appearance on television when he played the role of Sipho on Soul Buddyz an SABC1 drama series.
After that he appeared on Sokhulu and Partners season 2 playing Tshepo Moloi. The television star appeared on Muvhango playing the role of Spitjo. Gift became a prominent actor amongst others when he landed a role of Fanie Maserumule on Skeem Saam, an SABC1 youth and educational drama.
Gift Mokhampanyane is a television Presenter
Another gift that Gift Mokhampanyane has is of a television presenter. In 2011 he showed his versatile skill of presenting when he presented the children television show Yo TV.
Gift a gift to the community
Gift is not just interested in entertainment only but in giving back to the community. He spends most of his time in schools and hospitals and cherity events.
Personal life of Gift
Gift Mokhampanyane is dating his long time girlfriend, Palesa Shole. He is not ashamed of her since he showed of her beautiful girl to the world. Gift is not that close with his father because he abandoned him while he was still young and he has made peace with it.
Tv shows – Character
- Soul Buddyz – Sipho
- Sokhulu and Partners – Tshepo Moloi
- Muvhango – Spitjo
- Skeem Saam – Fanie Maserumule