SOUTH AFRICA'S TV WEBSITE
SIGN IN SEARCH MENU
SOUTH AFRICA'S TV WEBSITE

Liopelo Maphathe

Born: 1982
Gender: Female

Rate:

7.7

Add to Actor Favourites

Bio

Liopelo Maphathe is a South African actress and television presenter best known for her role as Luyanda on the e.tv soapie Backstage, in 2000.

Born and raised in Lesotho, Liopelo attained a degree in performing arts from the University of the Orange Free State. Thereafter she relocated to Johannesburg and soon landed a leading role in the seSotho drama series Sergeant Kokobela.

In 2000 she landed the starring role of Luyanda on the now-defunct youth soapie Backstage.

Other television series she has acted in include Muvhango, Crossroads, Gaz'lam, Jozi Streets, Scandal! and Madam & Eve. She also played the role of The Bride in the short film Afrikano.

In September 2008 she became an insert presenter of the SABC2 music show Afro Café.

She played the lead role of Lesego Matlakala, a stylista, fashionista and Sugel, on the SABC2 sitcom Moferefere Lenyalong, from 2008-2012.

In 2014 she had a starring role as Mpho, last born and only daughter of the Ledwaba family, a royal wealthy family, the Sepedi version of the Setswana royal Bafokeng family, in the eKasi+ sitcom Van 'n Sit.


Television Roles

Show

Character

Insert Presenter - Herself

Lerato

Luyanda

Palesa

Karabo

Sexy Young Woman

Guest Star (as Liopelo Maphate)

Kandy's Mom

Kagiso (as Diopelo Maphathe)

TV Presenter (as Liopelo Mapathe)

Faith

Lesego Matlakala

Lesego Matlakala

Noxie

Alice

Florence

Mpho Ledwaba

Mpho Ledwaba

LATEST ARTICLES

New on TV today: Thursday 20 February

A new season of One Day Leader starts on SABC1 and BBC Lifestyle debuts Grand Designs: The Street.


The Queen: Close-up on the Therons and other new characters

A mad ex-husband, his ratty uncle and Mjekejeke's dearest daughter... the 411 on The Queen's newcomers.


Idols SA: How to enter Season 16's new online auditions

If you have internet access, you can enter from anywhere in the country.


New on TV today: Wednesday 19 February

It's thriller night with Jett and Prodigal Son starting on M-Net; and Cold Call on ITV.


Top Shows on TV: January 2020

Load shedding hit Mzansi's Big Four shows hard in January with a plunge of 3.5 million viewers between them.


Scandal! Teasers - March 2020

Thembeka's plan is in full swing when Xolile and Romeo finally return.


New on TV today: Tuesday 18 February

The BRIT Awards 2020 air live on BBC Brit and Discovery investigates the Unexplained & Unexplored.


The River 3 on 1 Magic Teasers - March 2020

Blood is spilled in the Dikana mansion.


Isithembiso Teasers - March 2020

Series finale! Difficult lobola negotiations don't stop the wedding.


Doodsondes Teasers - March 2020

Yildiz struggles to remain ashead of the house.


More activity at TVSA Central


LATEST SITE ACTIVITY


LATEST SOAPIE TEASERS



LATEST SOAPIE TEASERS





×
×

You browser doesn't have Flash, Silverlight, Gears, BrowserPlus or HTML5 support.