Dawn Thandeka King a South African Actress
Dawn Thandeka King is a South African Actress. She was born on October 1, 1977, at Eshowe, KwaZulu-Natal. Dawn Thandeka King is from Eshowe, KwaZulu-Natal. She is a Musician and Motivational speaker.
After finishing her matric, she went on to complete her Drama studies at Technikon Natal (now known as Durban University of Technology)
Thandeka was raised by her loving stepfather and that part of the reason why she chose to use the surname King. She was actually brought up by her grandparents because her mom had to continue studying. Thandeka was in constant contact with her mom.
My Grandmother is the one lady who will always be a part of me.
She is a Musician
Before Dawn Thandeka’s breakthrough in the acting industry, she was working a 9-5 job in the tourism industry around Durban. She eventually quit her job in the tourism industry to pursue her acting career and her debut in the acting industry came in 2012 where she got a role in Mzansi Magic’s telenovela Inkaba.
A few years later she portrayed the role of Lindiwe Xulu (Mangcobo) on a telenovela broadcast on SABC1 called Uzalo which is the most viewed television show in South Africa. Her character was well received by the audience with Dawn Thandeka receiving praise for her acting skills.
She is a Motivational speaker