Putla Sehlapelo well known as Alfred Magongwa is a South African actor who has just exited his role as Alfred in the popularly South African soap opera, Skeem Saam, which airs on SABC 1. He is also popularly known for his leading role as Maloro in the mini-series that airs on SABC 1, Death of a Queen.
Putla is one of the most loved celebrities in South Africa and his acts have attracted audiences across the country.
Putla Sehlapelo Biography
4th July 1970
Mpumalanga, Limpopo, South Africa
Degree in Drama
2003 till present
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Putla Sehlapelo was born in Mpumalanga, Limpopo, South Africa on the 4th of July 1970. He celebrated his 52nd birthday early this year. He grew up with his parents alongside his five siblings. As a young boy, Putla was fond of eating cheese and loves acting.
This talented actor attended the University of Pretoria where he obtained a degree in Drama.
Putla is a charismatic and soft-hearted actor. He is a family man, and he is happily married to Neo Sehlapelo. They have three gorgeous children. However, as much as Putla loves his family, he does not share more details about them.
Putla started his acting career in 2003 when he made his debut appearance, playing the role of “Spike” in the movie Generations. Ever since then, his name has been registered in the South African entertainment industry because of his incredible talent.
In 2008, he also starred in the mini-series “Death of a Queen“, which aired on SABC1. He also appeared in other soap operas like “The Wild“, playing the role of “Tiro Lebone“, the BEE millionaire who had everything except the love of his life. Some of his other appearances include “Noah’s Ark” in 2008 and the Thriller series “Thola” in 2014.
- Death of a Queen Season 1 as Malôrô Lerothodi
- Dryfsand Season 1as Welcome
- Gaz’lam–Season 2 as Man
- Generations Season 1 as a Guest Star
- Intersexions: Season 1 as George
- Noah’s Ark Season 1 as Hospital Doctor 1
- The Lab Season 1 as Dudu
- The Wild Season 1 as Tiro Lebone
- Thola -Season 1 as Steve Kefentse
- Thola–Season 2 as Steve Kefentse
- Skeem Saam Seasons 2 to 9 as Alfred Magongwa
- Society Season 2 as Bonga
- Soul Buddyz Season 2 as Solomzi
- Tempy Pushas Season 2 as Skywalker
Putla Sehlapelo Net Worth
Putla has successfully spent over two decades in the South African entertainment industry. His expertise has made him star in both local and international movies. Acting is his major source of income and he has over the years gained wealth estimated at $200,000.
Social Media Handles
- Instagram: Putlasehlapelo
- Twitter: @PutlaSehlapelo
- Facebook: Putla Sehlapelo