Presley Chweneyagae is an award-winning South African actor who plays Cobra on 1 Magic drama series The River.
Cobra is among the best male actors in South Africa, he made his name with his role in the Tsotsi movie which won an Oscar Award in 2006.
The actor continues to entertain Mzansi through his excellent acting skills. Acting is a passion that he has since his childhood, and he has never tried to do anything else in life.
Drama seems to follow Presley “Cobra” Chweneyagae’s life offset, his life has been associated with drama and controversy, multiple arrests, domestic violence allegations, and over boozing you name it.
Here are real-life facts about Cobra from The River
Chweneyagae’s is happily married to Swaziland born wife, the couple is blessed with three children. Two of the boys are called Preston and Siya. Previously Savannanews reported that The River actor Presley Chweneyagae was arrested at the beginning of September for allegedly assaulting his wife. He was detained at the Pretoria North police station on common assault charges.
The altercation between Presley and his wife took place on 5 September 2020.
The River actor confirmed his arrest to the publication and spoke about what transpired between him and his wife.
Presley said that they had an argument when she refused to give him his car keys as he had a work commitment.
He went on to state that he is not a violent man and that it was the first time something like this happened between the couple. He left after taking the keys and afterwards received a call from the police that there was a case that had been opened against him.
The star actor has amassed wealth for himself and his assets can attest to that. Chweneyagae has managed to score some big-money endorsement deals and they make up much of his net worth. As of 2020, Presley Chweneyagae’s Net worth is US$600 000.
Beer and party lover
Despite his busy schedule Presley is more of an outgoer and always treats his followers with mindblowing experiences. The Tsosti award-winning actor is a favorite fun of booze and partying. Some of his fans have even given him all sorts of names because of his love for boozes and parties.
Real Life Facts About Star Actor Cobra From The River
Owns An Expensive Fleet Of Exotic Cars
Cobra has a taste for exotic cars, the star actor has a number of expensive wheels in his garage. Chweneyagae is also better known as the Jeep Warrior due to his love and affection for the car brand. Presley Chweneyagae also boasts around with a number of top-notch cars such as Audi, Toyota, and Ranger Rover. Chweneyagae has a number of properties under his name but has never publicly showed them off.
Chweneyagae Was Once Nabbed For Fraud
Cobra was once nabbed by the SAPS in Pretoria for driving with a fake Ivorian driver’s license. He was released on bail but later pleaded guilty to a charge of fraud. Presley was fined R5000 and this was undoubtedly a major blow to his career.
The River star is one of the most appreciated philanthropists. Chweneyagae is the CEO of the Presley Chweneyagae Foundation which mainly focuses on helping the under privileged and marginalized societies. The star actor also provides a platform for actors to show case their talents.