Sibusiso Madondo biography, age, education, background

Sibusiso Madondo (born 19 December 1983) is a South African director, writer, and actor. He has graced the local screen in many appearances in television serials.

Many viewers better know him as Sibusiso Black Madondo. One of prominent roles is Abednego in Isithembiso, an Mzansi Magic telenovela.


Sibusiso Madondo biography
NameSibusiso Madondo
Born19 December 1983
Age37 years
OriginMeadowlands, Johannesburg
NationalitySouth African
EducationSpeech and Drama
Alma materSoyikwa Institute of African Theatre
ProfessionActor, writer, director


He was born Sibusiso Sipelele Madondo on 19 December 1983. He hails from Meadowlands, Johannesburg, South Africa.

For his academic pursuit, he attended the Soyikwa Institute of African Theatre. In 2003, he started to study for a diploma in speech and drama and graduated in 2006.


Sipelele appeared first on television in 2009 in a guest role in the season finale of, an SABC1 mystery drama.

In 2010, he landed a guest-starring role of a prison warder in season 2, episode 3 (Cell 3) of the drama anthology series eKasi: Our Stories.

In 2012, he made another appearance on TV in the series finale of Boo & TT, an Mzansi Magic comedy crime caper.

He was also cast as Eugene Moeketsi in the soap opera Rhythm City. He also appeared in season one of the soap opera aired on Mzansi Magic Isibaya.

In season one of Gold Diggers, which premiered in August 2015. He played the recurring role of Williams in the telenovela. In the following year, he landed a guest-starring role in The Alliance.

He appeared in the action drama series as a mortuary assistant. In the same year, he played a recurring role as Akani in Thola, an SABC2 thriller.

Still, in 2016, he was cast as a warder (a guest role) in season 2, episode 2 of the SABC2 Sotho drama series Mamello. In the Mzansi Magic telenovela Isithembiso, Sibusiso was cast as Abednego.

In 2018, he appeared another recurring role of Mlungisi (younger version) in the / eKasi+ telenovela Broken Vows. 

He secured another recurring role in Scandal! Sibusiso made his debut as Rex in the soap opera Scandal on 14 February 2019.


Boo & TTHumphrey
Broken VowsYoung Mlungisi
The RiverJackie
Mtunzini.comGuest Star
Gold DiggersWilliams
The AllianceMortuary Assistant
The EstateEnoch Mabuza
Rhythm CityEugene Moeketsi
eKasi: Our StoriesPrison Warder

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