Zinzile from Scandal! Real life facts about Gcina Nkosi
Gcina Nkosi is a South African actress popular for her subservient wife role Zinzile on etv’s Scandal! As she holds her onscreen family together, she continues to serve inspiration to a lot of mothers. Here are real life facts about Zinzile from Scandal!
Name: Gcina Nkosi
Age: To be updated
Birth Place: KwaZulu-Natal (South Africa)
Education and Qualifications: Drama Studies
Net Worth: $60 000
It all begins when she enrolls at Durban University of Technology for a drama course. Due to financial constraints, she drops out to join theatre. She bags her first play at the Play House in Durban and the rest is history. “I am very passionate about theatre and acting and never let my circumstances stand in my way of living my dream,” says Gcina.
Gcina has been cast on Scandal! for ten years
Apart from theatre, the actress has graced our small screens playing Zinzile on Scandal! since 2009.
Nkosi’s character is submissive
“My character is that of a wife who is respectful, and her husband’s word is final. Things have evolved a bit since the inception of the character she is now able to put her foot down if she does not agree with something.”
Family and relationships
Despite the actress executing her wife and motherly role flawlessly, she is neither has a husband nor does she have children of her own. “I haven’t been blessed with children and I’m the only one among my siblings who doesn’t have children. It’s not that I’m sick or anything, It just haven’t happened yet,” she shares.
From her theatre plays and her role on Scandal!, the actress is worth $60 000 and she continues to serve inspiration.