Mmabatho Montsho Biography
Mmabatho Montsho is a South African actress, film maker and fashion designer. She was born on October 19, 1983 in Soweto, Johannesburg, South Africa. She has two brothers and a sister. She spent her childhood years in Carletonville, the Free State and the City of Ekurhuleni.
She attended Greenside High School, and started her own fashion label after school called Black Olive Designs with her high school friend, designing and selling clothes at the B&B Rooftop market. Their line was displayed at SA Fashion Week 2004.
She decided to further her education by attending University of South Africa (UNISA) where she did an audiovisual multimedia course. In the year 2006, Mmabatho appeared as a guest actress on SABC 1’s A Place Called Home and was also part of e.tv’s Rhythm City in 2007.
In 2007 Montsho also appears in the role of Lerato, the materialistic wife of the lead character Jacob, in the drama M-Net drama series Jacob’s Cross. She was nominated for acting awards, is a recipient of a Style Award and one of Cosmopolitan’s Awesome Women of 2007.
In April 2009 she replaced Anel Alexander, Masello Motana and Eloise Cupido as the sole host of the SABC2 arts and culture magazine show Artcha, from the third season on.
In 2012 she joined the SABC1 reality series Play Your Part as a co-presenter (with Katleho Sinivasan) of the second season.
In 2017 she was one of the judges on the SABC3 reality competition series The Final Cut, in which contestants face weekly dramatic challenges in order to win one of two parts on SABC drama series.
Mmabatho is also a director, with directing credits including the e.tv soapie Scandal! and the SABC1 sitcom Thuli noThulani.
Mmabatho Montsho Age
She was born on October 19, 1983.
Mmabatho Montsho Boyfriend
It is alleged that she is dating EFF member Mbuyiseni Dlozi.