Generations The Legacy cast and their real ages from Zondiwe to Rorisang
Generations the Legacy actors portray different characters when onset than they are in real life. The actors are cast by virtue of their acting skills and qualifications as opposed to their age and backgrounds. Below are the real ages of Generations the Legacy actors in order of the oldest to the youngest.
Gog Zondiwe- Abigail Kubeka – 81 years
Abigail Kubeka who plays Gog Zondiwe is the oldest actor on Generations the Legacy. She is older than her co-star Ivy Nkutha who plays Gog Flo and occasionally has difficulties standing for several long periods of time. She was born on 7 December 1939 and is 81 years of age. Despite pains in her legs, she does not use a walking stick and is very fit and active for her age.
Gog Flo – Ivy Nkutha – 79 years
Ivy Nkutha who plays Gog Flo is the second oldest actor on Generations the Legacy. Born 20 August 1941, Ivy Nkutha is aged 79 years old. Onset, her character “Gog Flo” is short for “Gogo Florence” which entails that she is a grandmother and one of the most respected individuals on the soapie. While most 70-year olds have various medical ailments resulting from old age, Ivy Nkutha is fit and does not use a walking stick to move about.
Jack Mabaso – Vusi Kunene – 54 years
Vusi Kunene who plays Jack Mabaso is a real eye candy and ladies’ man on set. He plays a powerful and influential businessman in his late 40’s. In real life, Vusi Kunene was born 13 April 1966 and is 54 years old. The handsome character takes very good care of himself and does not look a day over 40.
Tau Mogale – Rapulana Seiphemo – 53 years
Rapulana Seiphemo who plays Tau Mogale is very attractive for his age. He is a real ladies’ man on and off-screen as seen by his choice of women in real life. He married his long-term sweetheart Olga Ribeiro in 2003 who is a very pretty damsel, later divorced her, and landed himself Zoe Mthiyane, his co-star on Generations the Legacy and she is 13 years younger than him. Rapulana and Zoe later divorced leading to both leaving the Generations cast. Rapulana Seiphemo was born on 4 November 1967 and is 53 years old which also matches his character on the soapie.
Uncle Kabisi – Mpho J Molepo – 47 years
Mpho J Molepo plays the role of Kabisi Moroka, a wise Moroka elder. Although on screen he plays a character who is perceived to be in the same age range as Gog Flo, in real life he is younger than Jack Mabaso who is 54 years of age. Mpho J Molepo was born on 28 November 1973 and is 47 years old.
Kumkhani Phakade Gadaffi – Vuyo Dabula – 44 years
Vuyo Dabula who plays Gadaffi, Kumkhani Phakade has certainly identified the fountain of youth. On-screen, he can easily be mistaken for a 33-year-old gangster and businessman, but in reality, he is 44 years and was born on 11 September 1976. He attributes his good looks to a good diet, bodybuilding, and self-care regimes.
Lucy Diale- Manaka Ranaka – 41 years
Manaka Ranaka plays the role of Lucy Diale. Her character on screen is a gangster shebeen queen in her early 30’s. Her real age is 41 years and was born on 6 April 1979. While she did not reveal her secret to looking young, she is sometimes spotted jogging with her two daughters from time to time.
Generations The Legacy Cast and their real ages from Zondiwe to Rorisang
Zitha Langa – Zoe Mthiyane – 39 years
Zoe Mthiyane who plays Zitha Langa is a feisty and cunning businesswoman. On-screen, she portrays a woman in her early 30’s but in real life, she is 39 years of age. Born in 1981, Zoe Mthiyane does not enjoy birthday celebrations and keeps her actual birthday a secret. She enjoys spending quality time with loved ones and attributes her flawless looks to a healthy diet and good genes. She is very excited to be turning 40 next year and jokes that “40 never looked this good.”
Tshidi Moroka – Letoya Makhene – 36 years
Letoya Makhene who plays Tshidi Moroka is an extremely talented actress who has taken Generations the Legacy to new heights. On-screen, she plays a character who is in her mid 30’s. In real life, she was born on 7 September 1984 and is 36 years old. To maintain her youthfulness, she always stays active and challenges her intellectual capabilities. Her motto is that beauty starts in the mind.
Mpho – Junior Singo – 31 years
Junior Singo who plays the role of Mpho Phakade is the biggest shocker of all. On-screen he plays a character who is a teenager and recently failed Matric, but in real life, he is, in fact, a 31-year-old man. He keeps his birthday a secret so that fans can relate to his young roles. The main reason he can be mistaken for a teenager is due to his height.
Sphe Moroka – Pearl Monama – 27 years
Pearl Monama plays Sphe Moroka on Generations The Legacy, her on-screen character is married to Mazwi Moroka the couple got married in through and arranged marriage. The arranged marriage was set up to strengthen the relationship between the Moroka and Cele families. Sphe plays a very successful and caring doctor who sometimes struggles to cope under life pressure. In real life, she is not planning on getting married and enjoys the single life.
Luyanda Mzazi – Lesedi Diale – 25 Years
Luyanda plays the role of Lesedi, a grown-up orphan adopted and raised by the Diale family, Lesedi got impregnated by Jerah Moroka (Teenage pregnancy) and is a single mother who strives to make ends meet. In real life, Lesedi was born on 28 May 1995.
Dithoriso Mosaka – Rorisang Moroka – 4 years
Dithoriso Mosaka plays baby Rorisang Moroka on Generations The Legacy, on set she is the biological daughter of Sphe Moroka and Smanga Moroka. Smanga performed childbearing duties for his sterile brother Mazwi. In real life, Dithoriso Mosaka is 4 years old, she was born on 19 December 2016.
Generations The Legacy cast and their real ages from Zondiwe to Rorisan – Savannanews