Lerato Mvelase Biography
Lerato Mvelase was born on 7th September 1982 in Soweto, South Africa. She is a South African television presenter and actress popularly known for her role as Katlego in the SABC1 drama series Home Affairs.
Lerato Mvelase Education Background
She matriculated at Sacred Heart College. In 2002 she graduated from the Wits University with a degree Drama. In 2006 she enrolled for a Communication Science diploma in the University of South Africa.
Lerato Mvelase Career as a presenter
In 2002 after graduating from Wits Universityshe got a job as a presenter on CCM1.
In 2003 she became a presenter of Mindset Educational TV a position she held until 2005.
In 2013 she became the host of the e.tv docu-reality series Kaelo – Stories of Hope, for the show’s ninth season.
Lerato Mvelase Acting Career
She began her career in acting in the theatre, she performed in theatre productions during her schooling. In 2003 she made debut in acting in a cameo role on the e.tv soapie Backstage, which she followed up with the role of Mbali, a young college design student, in the first season of the SABC1 drama series Mzansi in 2004.
Lerato Mvelase Theatre
- Midsummer Night’s Dream (1995)
- Grease (1999)
- The Journey (2003)
- Moulin Rouge (2004)
- Joseph and the amazing Technicolour Dream Coat (2005
Lerato Mvelase Television Roles
- Backstage (Season 1) as a Guest Star.
- Home Affairs (Season 1,2,3&4) as Katlego Mbatha.
- Home Sweet Home (Season 1) as Princess.
- Intersexions (Season 2) as Lorraine.
- Isibaya (Season 4&5) as Lt. Samkelo Mkhize
- Mzansi (Season 1) as Mbali
- Saints and Sinners (Season 3) as Rose
- Shreds and Dreams (Season 1&2) as Yoliswa
- Society (Season 2) as Dr Ntokozo Mabaso
- Soul City (Season 12) as Nokhanyo
- Tempy Pushas (Season 3) as Qaqa
- The Road (Season 1) as Salome
- Thola (Season 1) as Dipuo Nuru