Gomora actress ‘Thathi’ Katlego Danke, is worth millions in real life, net worth revealed.
Actress Katlego Danke plays the role of Thathi on Gomora; she made waves on Generations, where she played Dineo Mashaba. The 43-year-old actress is qualified with a degree in BA – Theatre and Performance from the University of Cape Town and is an entrepreneur cum businesswoman in real life.
On Gomora, the Thathi character is a mother of two who was married to a banker and businessman Mbongeni – the role played by Themba Ndaba; her life changed when a botched hijacking claimed her husband’s life. After Mbongeni’s death, Thathi lost everything in a split second; she returned to Alexandra –Gomora to stay with her mother. With her two children, Buhle (Ama Qamata) and Langa (Siyabonga Xaba), Thathi struggled to adapt to life in Gomora.
She was later incorporated into her mother (MamSonto’s) car high jacking business and had a long-standing conflict will Don – Israel Matseke Zulu.
Katlego Danke early and personal life
The award-winning actress who received the best actress award at the South Africa film and TV awards (SAFTAS) in 2010 was born on 7 November 1978 in Mafikeng. In 2014, Katlego gave birth to a baby boy, which she allegedly had with South African billionaire Patrice Motsepe.
Thathi from Gomora’s business empire and net worth
Off the screens, Katlego Danke is a thriving businesswoman; she completed a Diploma in Management Studies with Wits Business School to gain business management and leadership skills.
Katlego is in Real Estate and property development business; she made money by buying old houses, renovating them, and selling at a higher price. She owns multiple homes around the affluent suburbs of Pretoria in Moreleta Park and Erasmuskloof and drives expensive sports cars and Mercedes G Wagon.
Her business interests in construction and mining come through shareholding; she has a net worth of R16.8 million.