Harriet Manamela Biography: Age, Son, Family, Net Worth, Brother, Salary, Siblings, Instagram, House, Boyfriend, Skeem Saam
Harriet Manamela Biography
Harriet Manamela (born October 13, 1971) is a well-known South African actress and television personality.
She is well known for playing Meikie Maputla in the SABC1 youth soapie Skeem Saam.
She made her series debut on October 13, 2011, and previously participated in the 2006 mini-series When We Were Black.
Early Life & Education
Harriet Manamela was born on October 13, 1971, in Diepkloof, South Africa. She was reared by both parents, who eventually moved their family to Johannesburg in the early 1990s.
She has lived in several areas of the nation since then, but Johannesburg constantly beckons her back.
Harriet Manamela enrolled at St. Anthony’s College in Boksburg. Her childhood desire was to be an actor, so she decided to pursue it. She joined Alexandra’s Squints Artists Community Theatre Group and made her debut in The Virus and Let’s Talk About Aids at The Market Theatre Laboratory Annual Festival.
She completed Broken Dreams with The Market Theatre Laboratory drama school and additionally featured in Theatre Sports for SABC3, toured Sweden with Gommorah, Koze Kuse Bash, Ways of Dying, Bozoli at The Market Theatre and The Grahamstown Arts Festival.
She also completed the Young Writers Festival at The Market Theatre for 2 years.
Harriet Manamela’s television career began with Soul City, Isidingo, Yizo Yizo II, Justice For All II & III, Zero Tolerance, Soul Buddyz, and Behind The Badge in 1998. Dr. Lucille, Hijack Stories, Country of My Skull, and Yesterday are among the films. In My Other Mother, she played the major role.
In 2013, she appeared in the e.Tv soap opera Rhythm City as Nomzamo, Suffocate’s alcoholic mother who has been drinking carefully for many years and uses alcohol as a coping mechanism.
Harriet Manamela won a SAFTA for Best Supporting Actress in 2012 for her role in the film Life Above All, and she was also nominated for a Vita for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the soap Isidingo.
The Virus and Let’s Talk About Aids were finished at The Market Theatre Laboratory Annual Festival by Squints Artists Community Theatre Group in Alexandra.
She finished Broken Dreams at The Market Theatre Laboratory drama school and also appeared in Theatre Sports for SABC3, toured Sweden with Gommorah, Koze Kuse Bash, Ways of Dying, and Bozoli at The Market Theatre and The Grahamstown Arts Festival.
She also completed two years of the Young Writers Festival at The Market Theatre.
In the SABC2 drama series Sweetwater, she starred as Elizabeth Malinga, an optimist with strong moral principles who has learnt not to believe the affluent and their hollow promises.
In 2014, Harriet Manamela starred in the SABC2 thriller series Thola as Dieketseng Mofokeng, the sister of Dibuseng Makwarela (Nthati Moshesh), who is pressed to help her sibling fight for her forgotten values.
In the equal 12 months, she had a tourist-starring function in Episode nine of the SABC1 docu-drama series Ngempela.
Harriet Manamela has two boys and is happily married. Buti Manamela is her happily married name. Harriet Manamela’s husband was having an affair in 2017, but she held steady, confronted the lady, and gained her husband back.
In 2012, she was named Best Supporting Actress for her performance in the film Life Above All.
She was nominated for a Vita award for Best Supporting Actress for her part in the soap Isidingo.
- Life Above all
- Tjovitjo as Ausi Tshidi (2017-2020)
- Thola as Dieketseng Mofokeng
- Skeem Saam as Meikie Maputla(2013)
- Soul Buddyz as Defence Attorney
- Ngempela as Lebo
- Hijack Stories
- Country of My Skull
- My Other Mother (lead role)
- Intersexions as headmistress
- Zone 14 as Aunt Felicia
- Zero Tolerance as Lebo Mahlangu
- Yizo Yizo as Nurse
- When We Were as Aunty
- uGugu no Andile as Busi Dlamini
- hythm City as Nomzamo
- Otelo Burning ( 2011)
- The Tokoloshe (2018)
- State of violence (2010)
- Dr. Lucille (2001)
- Vaya (2016)
Harriet Manamela has become one of the legendary entity in the South African movie scene with several features to her belt. Due to this, she has an estimated net worth of US$1 million-US$5 million.
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