Zikhona Sodlaka (born 7 June 1985) is a South African actress singer and model best known for her starring role as Zukiswa on SABC 1 series Tsha Tsha.
She has also played prominent roles on television series such as Shooting Stars, Rhythm City, Soul City, Intsika and Montana.
Zikhona Sodlaka Age
She was born on 7 June 1985 in Mthatha, South Africa. Sodlaka is 35 years old as of 2020.
Zikhona Sodlaka Education
She attended school at Excelsior SSS and left in grade 9. She received the rest of her schooling at Warriors Rust high school in Margate.
She went to Shepstone College where he did her tertiary education and studied Business Admin. She got her diploma and proceeded to Johannesburg and registered as an IT Student and did Computer Programming at Havtec before moving on to pursue her passion for art.
Zikhona Sodlaka Boyfriend
The beautiful actress is currently in a relationship with a South African actor. The couple are expecting a baby. Sodlaka took to Instagram to announce her pregnancy.
Zikhona Sodlaka Career
She found success as a model, on television commercials and with a bit part on Generations, but she always wanted to act and made sure that she was at as many auditions as possible in order to crack television drama.
When Curious Pictures started looking for the new lead character Zukiswa for the fourth and final season of Tsha Tsha, her agent put her forward immediately. Her look was perfect for the role and her relative inexperience did not put producer Lumko Dukashe off. Zikhona’s experience with Latin dance was an added bonus for the production.
From 2007-2010 she starred as Ayanda Tau in the e.tv soccer drama Shooting Stars.
She later played the role of Noluthando in the SABC1 drama series Soul City and the leading role of Noli Ntshinga in the SABC1 drama series Montana. She also acted in the SABC1 miniseries Entabeni (based on the Shakespeare play Macbeth) and starred in the second season of the SABC1 drama series A Place Called Home.
She also played the role of Suarez Baloyi on the e.tv soapie Rhythm City, joining the show in 2011. In the same year, Zikhona played the role of Phakama in the SABC1 drama series Intsika. She also played the role of Themsi in the Tim Greene-directed film Skeem.
In 2013 she had a guest starring role in the SABC1 drama series Intersexions and a starring role in the controversial drama series After 9, taking over the role of Zee from Khanyi Mbau, who played it in the first season.
In 2015 she was the host of Top Actor SA, the first original series to air on the new BET channel when it premiered on 2 April, 2015.
Zikhona Sodlaka Net Worth
Sodlaka has an estimated net worth of $1 million which she has earned from her successful career.