Dawn Thandeka King is a South African actress who plays MaNgcobo in the SABC 1 soapie, Uzalo. We’ve met MaNgcobo the on screen gangster, giving female gangsters a whole new twist! But here are a few real life facts about Uzalo’s Dawn Thandeka King you need to know.
Real life facts about Uzalo’s Mangcobo
Like a lot of actors, Dawn Thandeka King got her break in the entertainment industry much later. Before that the actress worked in the tourism sector for 10 years.
Uzalo’s MaNgcobo is a mother of 5 in real life. Her children are Jadazia, Jaedon, Jayda, Jaydeen, and Jaedon. She is without doubt a loving and doting mother.
Dawn Thandeka King’s offline is not as hectic as Uzalo’s MaNgcobo. For one the actress is brand ambassador to Sicelinkosi Funeral Group. Rumor has it the actress and her husband own the funeral group.
The couple has become a business powerhold with their own shuttle service, Khwezela, amongst other businesses. Clearly not only is Dawn Thandeka King a brilliant actress but the actress does have a business mind too!!
Speaking of her husband, Dawn and Mlungisi Ndebele are one power couple that is not only in love but works together too!
Uzalo’s MaNgcobo is a firm believer in supporting black businesses. The actress uses her 1million follower Instagram platform to post businesses that she chooses to promote.
Her Instagram has grown into quite an educational platform for her followers. Not only does she market businesses but the actress holds conversations on various topic with her Instagram live called Conversations with Dawn Thandeka King. As a healer, Dawn the actress has used her Instagram to initiate conversations surrounding African spirituality and trying to enlighten individuals more about it. She also discusses entertainment and mental health on her Instagram live. She has also hosted various individuals on that platforms.