Thabang Molaba is a South African actor and model who mainly works in Netflix television series and films. He is known for portraying Karabo Molapo ‘KB’ in Netflix’s original streaming television series “Blood & Water” (2020) and Gift Mabuza in South African telenovela “The Queen” (2017).
Thaband is also a singer and successful entrepreneur in the industry. He mainly got fame for his great supporting roles and unique acting in television series. His born name is Abuti Thabi and also known as Kevinn and Kale Dinero.
Thabang Molaba Wiki/Biography
Born on 18 December 1994, Thabang Molaba’s age is 26 Years as of 2021. He was born in a well-settled Christian family from Bethlehem, South Africa, and bred in Harrismith, South Africa. His zodiac sign is Saggitarius.
He completed his initial schooling at Harrismith High School, Harrismith and was passionate about acting since that time. After that, he enrolled himself at the Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria from where he completed his Diploma Graduate in Logistics and Supply Chain Management.
He was very active in sports especially soccer, rugby, and other co-curricular activities since his school days. He also claimed that he was bullied extremely during his high school days which was his tough time but it only helped him grow.
|Full Name||Thabang Molaba|
|Other Names||Abuti Thabi, Kevinn and Kale Dinero|
|Date of Birth||18 December 1994|
|Birth Place||Bethlehem, South Africa|
|Profession||Actor and Model|
|Debut||TV Series: Ring of Lies (2016)|
|Famous Role||Karabo Molapo ‘KB’ in Netflix’s series Blood & Water|
|Hometown||Harrismith, South Africa|
|School||Harrismith High School, Harrismith|
|College / University||Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria|
|Education Qualification||Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management|
|Net Worth||$1 Million|
Family, Girlfriend & Relationships
Thabang Molaba belongs to a well-settled Christian family from Bethelum, South Africa. He holds an African nationality and he has a belief in the Christian religion.
His father’s name is Richard Molaba who is a professor at the University of South Africa.
His mother’s name is Lisbeth Molaba who is a teacher by profession.
He has two brothers, his elder brother’s name is Thabang Lebeha Shalako who is co-founder and owner of LTSehlako – PTY LTD.
His younger brother’s name is Bonginkoshi Bongz Tshabalala who is currently studying at Tshwane University of Technology.
Thabang Molaba’s marital status is unmarried. Not much is known about his girlfriend or dating life. He says that at present he is focusing on the career.
However, in 2017 he made a tweet “I’m ready to be an amazing boyfriend to someone’s daughter and treat her like a queen”. This particular tweet was debated a lot and some ladies directly messaged him and shared their pictures and tried to be his ‘queen’.
|Father Name||Richard Molaba|
|Mother Name||Lisbeth Molaba|
|Brother Name||Thabang Lebeha Shalako|
Bonginkoshi Bongz Tshabalala
Thabang Molaba is a handsome hunk and one of the most charming and dashing actors in the industry. He is known for his cool stylish looks and fit physique. He owns a strong body build up with impressive body measurements and hot looks.
He is 5 feet and 9 inches tall and his body weight is around 74 Kg. He has a rhomboid muscular body type with stylish black hair and black mesmerizing eyes. He acquired traits from his mother which are compassion, loving, understanding, and kind nature.
|Height (approx)||in centimeters: 179 cm|
in meters: 1.79 m
in feet inches: 5’ 9”
|Weight (approx)||in kilograms: 74 kg|
in pounds: 163 lbs
Thabang Molaba started acting on small stages from a very young age. The only thing was he couldn’t cope up with school and acting both altogether. He started modeling with small cameo’s bit parts, out of which one of the best was ‘I Live With A Model’ on the comedy central. He also promo segment with models at the Comedy Central Sitcom ‘I Live’.
To pursue his dreams he relocated to Gauteng. He had to go through a lot of challenges but passed them all through and accepted and moved on from them and learning things. He took them as an opportunity and started taking acting classes at a very young age.
He also applied for the modeling agency ICE Models which rejected him for two straight years.
He is also a singer and his first solo music album ‘Soul and Ties’ was released in 2019.
He later made it to the show ‘The Queen’ as an actor which was his countries one of the biggest daytime shows. He describes himself as a free-state born model with big dreams and also as a gift from ‘The Queen’. He got his first Television commercial in the year 2017. He also worked in ‘Diamond City’, and ‘Fumane Ring Of Lies’. His most recent and most appreciated work is in ‘Blood and Water’. He was also a part of the special TV show ‘Thembi Takeover’ in 2020.
|Email ID||[email protected]|
|Residence Address||Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa|
Facts and Information
He is often spotted drinking alcohol on various occasions.
He is a gym freak and likes to keep his body fit. He never takes a day off the gym.
He is a fashion icon and loves dressing well. He specifically loves trying on stylish watches, shoes, clothes.
He loves eating African Food and Drinking Coffee.
Also, he is fond of playing Soccer, and Rugby. He plays these since childhood.
He has got a tattoo inked on his left hand by professional tattoo artist ROOI.
Few people know this but he is a Fast Car Lover. According to him ‘Fast Cars Are Fun’. This statement of him created a little debate as well.
He and actor Ama Qatama are very close friends. They even did a kissing scene for ‘Blood and Water’ the Netflix movie which gained a lot of recognition internationally for Thabong Molaba specifically.