Bongani Maseko is a South African actor best known for his role as Sledge Moloi in the SABC1 drama series Zone 14.
Maseko was born in Soweto and grew up amongst crime, drugs and gangsterism. At the age of 17 he was arrested and imprisoned for six years. During his time in jail, he was motivated by the late Bongani Linda, who visited the prison and encouraged the prisoners to change their life.
He became interested in drama and the arts and once out of jail was determined to change his life and start performing. He went to the VSTC (Victory Sonqoba Theatre Company) and made Bongani keep to his word of involving him in theatre.
He has had guest starring roles in a number of television series including the e.tv drama 4Play: Sex Tips for Girls, Boom & TT on Mzansi Magic, Heartlines on SABC1 and Intersexions, also on SABC1.
In 2015 he had a starring role in the e.tv drama series Z'bondiwe as Mbazo 'Axe' Ngcobo, the impulsive leader of The Mambas gang who wants to rule Soweto again and eliminate his competition - Killer Nxasana.