5 things you didn't know about Katlego Danke

5 things you didn't know about Katlego Danke

Oct 16, 2018, 01:54 PM

Most of us know Katlego Danke through her role as Dineo Mashaba, the fragile wife to the tyrannical Kenneth Mashaba, who started off as a delicate flower then bossed up and started calling her own shots.



After the essential dissolution of Generations, many of it's former cast members were left with their careers up in the air, but we're here to tell you that Katlego is doing just fine, and enjoying life as an actress and mom. 

“That journey is like a runaway train…” She added: “It’s an incredibly beautiful journey at the same time, you get invited to find out somebody’s life with them. And nothing in this world prepares you for the joy, for the challenges, for the responsibility, for everything that comes with it. But it’s beautiful, it really is.” - Katlego on Kaya FM

After a 3 year hiatus post Generations, Katlego bagged a role on Isidingo, playing Kgothalo, a character she clearly has a love/hate relationship with.  

But there's much more to Ms Danke than meets the eye. Here are a few things you may not know about Katlego.

1. She has a B.A degree in Theatre Performance and Gender Studies from the University of Cape Town and has performed in several theatre productions. 

2. She's also performed in plays including the Suit, King Lear and Macbeth amongst other commercial appearances for Clover, Honda and Vanish.

3.  Katlego has been involved with the Johannesburg Children’s Home and the Abram Kriel Children’s home 

4. She's headed HIV campaigns and motivational talks with youth across the country.

 5. She's also been a PowerBall presenter.


Read more about what she's been up to here.

Main Image: Instagram/katlegodankeofficial
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