Nomzamo Mbatha Biography

Nomzamo Mbatha was born on 13th July 1990 in KwaMashu. She is an actress and television personality. She first came to public attention as one of the three finalists in the 2012 MTV Base VJ Search

Nomzamo Mbatha Education Background

Undergraduate student at the University of Cape Town, Bachelors degree of Comerce in Accounting. She later left the University of Cape Town following her joining IsiBaya and she is continuing her Accounting studies at the University of South Africa (UNISA).

Secondary school student at Bechet High School

Primary school student at Sihlezi Primary School in KwaMhlanga

Nomzamo Mbatha Career in Media

In July 2012 she auditioned for MTV Base Vj search which was held at Cape Gate Shopping District, Cape Town in the Western Cape. She made it to the top 70 out of an estimated 600 hopefuls and later made it to the final 10 which later competed with the hopefuls from Cape Town and Johannesburg.In the end she made it to the final three.

In 2015 she began hosting a SABC 1 reality travel show, Holiday Swap,

Nomzamo Mbatha Acting Career

She is a cast member of Mzansi Magic Telenovela cast as ‘Thandeka Zungu’a well educated, modern city girl and the daughter of high profile taxi boss, Mpiyakhe Zungu.

In 2014 following the success and popularity of the telenovela the show was converted by Mzansi Magic into a daily soap opera.

In 2015 she was cast as a member of the romantic comedy, ‘Tell Me Sweet Something’.

In March 2015 she stared as Khwezi Mbatha on’s original drama series, Umlilo.

Nomzamo Mbatha Boyfriend

She was romantically involved with 2012 Idol South Africa winner, Khaya Mthethwa. They late broke up on allegation of Nomzamo cheating but she later blushed off the rumours saying that all those stories were false and had been fabricated.


Nomzamo Mbatha
Nomzamo Mbatha