Uyanda Mbuli Biography
Uyanda Mbuli whose full name is Uyanda Barbara Sibiya was born on 29th December 1978 in KaNyamazane, Nelspruit (Mpumalanga) in South Africa.She is a former model, fashion designer, marketer, and actress.She is a member of the Gauteng Film Office Board.
She was a publicity and events manager for South African broadcaster SABC 1 but quit in June 2006 to pursue a career in acting and business.
Uyanda Mbuli Education Background
She attended the Guardian Angels Catholic Girls School.
She graduated from the University of Western Cape with a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce.
She studied Project Management at the University of Johannesburg.
She has a diploma in Sales & Marketing Management from Damelin College.
Uyanda Mbuli Career
In 1996 she won the Miss Cape Town 1996 pageants and in 19997 she won the Miss Mpumalanga Province pageant.
In 2005 she was a contestant in the Mrs. Globe 2005 pageant, coming sixth overall out of 37 contestants.
Uyanda Mbuli Presenter
She was a host of the Kora All Africa Music Awards 2006 and a South African host of the 2006 Daytime Emmys.
Uyanda Mbuli Acting
She made her debut in acting when she played the role of Nomonde on the SABC1 drama Tshisa.
In 2007 she played the role of Stephanie Hall, a young lady that comes to New York to pursue a career as a musician but ends up as a back-up dancer for a hip hop group in the musical comedy Underground Music.
In 2008 she was one of the celebrity contestants on the fourth season of the SABC 2 reality dancing competition Strictly Come Dancing. Her professional dance partner was Ryan Hammond.She was the third celebrity voted out of the competition (on 21 February), after losing a dance-off against actress Brenda Ngxoli in Episode 4.
People’s Choice Awards
Contestants’ Choice Award
Motivator of the year award.
Uyanda Mbuli Family
She got married to Sisa Mbuli since 202 and they got a son in 2003, Landa.