Amanda du-Pont (born 26 June 1988) is a South African actress, model, and television personality who was born in Swaziland. Senna in the CW drama series Life is Wild and Sharon in the SABC 3 comedy-drama Taryn & Sharon are two of Du-most Pont’s well-known roles. She is now starring in the Netflix thriller series Shadow as Ashley. She is well recognized for her role as Nompumelelo ‘Lelo’ Mthiyane in the South African soap opera Skeem Saam. She is one of the most beautiful and celebrated young actresses in South Africa.
Amanda Du-Port Age
She was born in Manzini, Swaziland, on June 26, 1988. Amanda traces her ancestors to China, Portugal, France, and Swazi. She was born in the year 1983, and she is now 33 years old.
Amanda Du-Port Wiki
|Date of Birth
|26 June 1988
|33 years (2021)
|New York Film Academy
|Actress, Model, TV Personality
Amanda Du-Port Career
Amanda du-Pont is a Swazi actress, model, and television presenter best known for her role as Thabisile Dlamini in the SABC2 serial opera Muvhango from 2009 to 2011. She was introduced as Alilai Mukwevho’s friend and business colleague to KK.
Du-Pont received a Life Time Achievement award from Swaziland’s Department of Arts and Culture when she was 21 years old for her early successes in cinema and television as well as her advocacy of Swazi language and culture.
She’s also renowned for playing Lelo in the SABC1 youth serial Skeem Saam, which she joined in Season 3.
She is well renowned for co-hosting the SABC1 celebrity gossip show The Real Goboza, which she joined in November 2013 for the final episode of Season 7 before moving on to Season 8. Phat Joe and Sinazo Yolwa were announced as Pearl Thusi’s successors on SABC 1’s celebrity gossip programme, The Real Goboza. She co-hosted Come Duze 2014 with Selimathunzi’s Lunga Shabalala.
While she enjoyed working on RGB, her job conflicted with many of the relationships she had developed with other entertainers in the industry, prompting her to make some serious career decisions.
Amanda confessed during her appearance on Metro FM’s lunch with Thomas and Pearl that the RGB program was no longer fulfilling her purpose or leading her along the professional path she desired. Her position at RGB also nearly ruined her connection with Khanyi Mbau, she confessed.
Generations, A Place Called Home, City Ses’la, Life is Wild, Intersexions, Single Guys, and End Game are just a few of Amanda’s television credits.
Amanda plays Ashley in the Netflix superhero series Shadow, which premiered on March 8, 2019 globally.
Amanda Du-Port Education
The South African School of Motion Picture and Live Performance in Johannesburg granted Du-Pont a Bachelor of Arts degree in 2011. She received a full scholarship for academic distinction from the New York Film Academy in New York City the following year.
Amanda Du-Port Awards
Du-Pont received a Lifetime Achievement award from Swaziland’s Department of Arts and Culture when she was 21 years old for her early successes in cinema and television, as well as her advocacy of Swazi language and culture.
Amanda Du-Port Net worth
The award-winning actress has a net worth of $2 million, which she has accumulated over the course of her successful acting career.