Gugu Masondo is a South African actress best known for her starring role as Nontobeko in the SABC1 mini-series Shreds & Dreams, in 2011.
She has played supporting roles in a number of television series including Molo Fish, A Place Called Home, Home Affairs, Soul City, Mtunzini.com, Generations and Sokhulu & Partners.
Gugu has also done voice-over work, including radio dramas for Ukhozi FM in Durban.
She did a nurse's course at St. Mary's hospital from 1988-1990 and received a National Diploma in Light Music (Jazz) from the Durban Institute of Technology, from 1999-2002.
She speaks isiZulu and English and has a soprano singing voice.