Thabang Molaba is a South African actor and model best known for his recurring role as Gift Mabuza on the Mzansi Magic soapie The Queen.
He first appeared on television in 2017, in a promo segment for the Comedy Central sitcom I Live with Models, in which he went out on a 'date' with a woman trying to get back at her boyfriend.
His first major acting role came later that year when he was cast as Gift Mabuza in the second season of the Mzansi Magic soapie The Queen, first appearing in Season 2, Episode 39 (which aired on 21 September, 2017). He returned to the role for the third season, in 2018.
Thabang also landed the recurring role of Fumane in the Mzansi Magic telenovela Ring of Lies, making his first appearance on the show in Season 2, Episode 122 (which aired on 27 February, 2018).
Later in 2018 he landed his first starring role in television when he was cast as Mak in the SABC1 drama series Diamond City, about a prosecutor who is framed for murder and ends up in the same prison she has sent so many people to. The series premiered on Sunday 14 October, 2018.