This Is The Least Paid Actor On The River

Here's how much the actors on the show make!

By  | Mar 22, 2021, 05:59 PM  | Sindi Dlathu  | Top of The

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In just two years, The River has won the hearts of millions of viewers across Southern Africa. The telenovela has received praises from both viewers and critics and its one of the most watched shows.

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iHarare has released and estimate on how much the actors get paid on the show. Leading lady Lindiwe Dlamini played by Sindi Dlathu's salary was disclosed. Leading man who is the ying to Lindiwe's yang Zweli Dikana played by the talented Hlomla Dandala, bags R45 000 per month.

The lowest paid actors salaries are due to their minimal screen time and these are Tinah Mnumzana (Flora), Thapelo Sebogodi (Khabzela), and Matshepo Sekgopi (Dimpho) and their salaries range from R18 000 to R25 000 per month. Followed by Lunga Shabalala who plays Lindani, earns between R20 000 and R25 000

Veteran actor Presley Chweneyage who stars as Thuso ‘Cobra’ Mokoena, earns between R27 000 to R34 000 a month. He is the first son and the eldest child to Thato and Malefu. Another celebrated actor Sello Maake ka-Ncube gets paid between R25 000 to R35 000 a month.

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