Buhle Maseko biography facts


Buhle Maseko, born – 1st February 1992, is a South African actor, DJ and entrepreneur well known for playing the role of Nimrod on SABC 1 telenovela Skeem Saam.

Biography profile

Image of Buhle Maseko who plays Nimrod on Skeem Saam
Image of Buhle Maseko who plays Nimrod on Skeem Saam

Name: Buhle Maseko
Date of birth: February 01, 1992
Age: 29 years old
Place of birth: Tembisa, Gauteng Province
Occupation: Actor, DJ, Entrepreneur
Known as: Nimrod on Skeem Saam
Nationality: South African

Early life of Buhle

Buhle Maseko was born on 01 February 1992 in Tembisa, Gauteng Province in South Africa. He was raised partly in Tembisa then in Kempton Park in Gauteng. The star was a soccer player in High school.

Education of Buhle Maseko

Buhle Maseko obtained a degree in Film and Television Production following the completion of a radio and TV training course. The young sensation first got a taste of the entertainment industry during his time in training.

Buhle as a Radio Presenter

Buhle Maseko at Capricorn FM
Buhle Maseko at Capricorn FM

Buhle developed a love for radio during his university years- presenting sports and hosting his own music show on the University of Johannesburg’s radio station.

Entertainment industry career of Buhle

The Tembisa and Kempton Park raised star did not find it difficult to discover his way into the entertainment industry. While he was still studying in university, Buhle landed a YoTv presenter role which made him to shine even more. This role exposed his talents and gifts as an entertainer. He also do public speaking and host events. ¹

Buhle Maseko’s Skeem Saam role as Nimrod

During his term as a presenter at YoTv, Buhle received an unexpected call from Skeem Saam Production team. Here he landed a role of Nimrod and his life has never been the same. It is this role that made him to become a shinning star in the South African entertainment industry.

Buhle (aka Nimrod is a Dj)

Buhle Maseko

The South African actor Buhle is also a DJ. He is very committed to his love for music production. ²

Other interests of Buhle

Buhle Maseko loves Gyming, Brand Promoting and Travelling. He also likes to stalk people on Social Media, he can spend 8GB of data stalking people. The Skeem Saam star looks up to DJ Sbu and would like to interview Bonang Matheba because he believes there is more to learn from her.

Buhle Maseko’s awards

In 2014 Buhle was awarded as Best Sport Presenter at UJFM.

His Dream car and the car that he drives

Buhle Maseko’s favorite car is Austin Martin and he drives the 2015 Volkswagen Scirocco.