Loyiso MacDonald (born 7 July 1986), popularly known as Loy, is a courageous and tough young handsome man. The young actor once described himself as a very curious and desperately inquisitive guy.
Truth be told, Loyiso ‘Loy’ MacDonald is a great actor with good and sound acting skills. The thespian revealed that his curiosity has taken him to many places in the world. He is additionally a musician songs.
The South African-born actor is prolific and boisterous. Let’s take a quick look into the life of this young and promising actor.
|Wiki Facts & About Data|
|Full Name:||Loyiso MacDonald|
|Born:||7 July 1986 (age 35 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Eastern Cape, South Africa|
|Wife • Spouse:||Luphiwo Mathunzi|
|Girlfriend • Partner:||N/A|
|Occupation:||Actor • Musician|
|Net Worth:||$300,000 – $500,000|
Loyiso ‘Loy’ MacDonald was born on the 7th of September 1986, in Eastern Cape, South Africa. His home language is English.
His father is a South African giving him the SA nationality while his mother has a Scottish ancestry.
Just like the famous saying, “If wishes were horses, beggars would ride.” When Loyiso ‘Loy’ MacDonald was a little boy, he wanted to become an archeologist or a historiographer. But the young and naive boy couldn’t achieve any of his dreams.
As time went on, he discovered that acting resonates with him better. Loyiso ‘Loy’ MacDonaldditch his childhood dreams of becoming a historian or an archeologist for acting.
The thespian, Loyiso ‘Loy’ MacDonald, studied at the Pinetown Boys’ High School; then, thespian studied speech and drama at a small Durban Film School. That is all Melody Blog knows about his educational background.
Loyiso ‘Loy’ MacDonald tied the knot with the love of his life on the 30th of September 2012. His wife is simply identified as Luphiwo Mathunzi.
Luphiwo Mathunzi, the wife of Loyiso ‘Loy’ MacDonald, is also a famous South African musician. Loyiso ‘Loy’ MacDonald got married at the age of 26, and he is still enjoying his marriage.
The couple’s traditional marriage was held in Mpumalanga, his wife’s hometown; the two lovebirds met at an event while Loyiso was playacting Shakespeare’s Othello.
The two lovebirds gave birth to their first child last year. He shared a picture of a newly born baby on his Instagram handle and captioned the post as “happy family.”
But details about the baby are still uncertain.
Loyiso ‘Loy’ MacDonald started his acting career in 2007 after quitting his 9-5 job. As a graduate that studied speech and drama at a small Durban Film School, he decided to seek a job in a theatre.
He got a role in the Princess and the Pea and the Midsummer Night’s Dream movie. The movies were directed by Garth Anderson.
Loyiso ‘Loy’ MacDonald worked with Durban’s theatre industry for 4 years; he made remarkable debuts in movies and plays such as situation comedies, dramas, Shakespeare’s, and other theatrical physical plays.
Loyiso ‘Loy’ MacDonald is well known for the distinctive role he played as Ntando Sibeko in the SABC3 soap opera program titled Isidingo. He joined the cast of the movie in April 2012.
Loyiso ‘Loy’ MacDonald currently sits on a whopping net worth ranging from $300,000 to $500,000.
- Instagram handle: @Loymacdonald
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