Siyabonga Xaba (born 25 January 1999), professionally addressed as Siya Xaba, is a youthful South African actor, singer, and songwriter.
Being famous in renowned TV Shows has awarded him a massive fan base, making him one of the most loved in the program.
Siyabonga Xaba Biography
|Wiki Facts & About Data|
|Full Name:||Siyabonga Xaba|
|Stage Name:||Siya Xaba|
|Born:||25 January 1999 (age 23 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa|
|Wife • Spouse:||Not Married|
|Girlfriend • Partner:||Not Disclosed|
|Occupation:||Actor • Musician|
Early Life & Education
Siya Xaba, whose real name is Siyabonga Xaba, was born in Johannesburg, Gauteng. The South African actor was born on the 25th of January in 1999.
Not only did he love acting, but he also pursued a career in it, which led to his prominence.
After getting the role of Zweli Hlatswayo in SABC1’s End Game, he became a loved figure in the Mzansi scene.
Siyabonga ‘Siya’ Xaba matriculated from Parktown Boys High in 2017.
Siyabonga ‘Siya’ Xaba‘s interest in acting dates back to his teenage days. In 2010, he appeared in the television series Strike Back. In the popular television serial Gomora, he appeared as Langa.
In 2020, Siyabonga ‘Siya’ Xaba was cast to play the role of Langa in the hit crime series Gomora. Langa from Gomora is the firstborn son of Thathi, who has to move from the luxurious Sandton to Alex township after his father’s death. Langa is also a nerdy boy who is always on his computer.
Viewers saw Siyabonga ‘Siya’ Xaba‘s final performances in the Gomora episodes 41 and 42. Gomora‘s character Langa Dlamini had to die. Having to say goodbye to the show was quite hard for Siyabonga ‘Siya’ Xaba. The actor said he learned a lot from Lulu Hela and Kutlwano Ditsele.
He always does exceptionally well playing his roles. This made him one of the fan-favorite actors in South Africa.
In March 2020, Siyabonga ‘Siya’ Xaba was cast for the role Langa in Mzansi Magic’s crime series Gomora. He has also played roles including Xolani in 4Play: Sex Tips for Girls – Season 1, Young Chekura in The Book of Negroes – Season 1, Najim in Strike Back, and Forget in Soul Buddyz.
The actor has is no newbie in the television and film industry. He had been performing since his days as a teenager. Though he walked into the limelight for his role in End Game.
In End Game season one, Siyabonga ‘Siya’ Xaba was cast as Zweli Hlatswayo. In 2010, he played the role of Najim in the first season of Strike Back.
Other acting credits include Langa in Gomora, Forget in Soul Buddyz, and Young African on Plane in The Hot Zone (2019).
Siyabonga ‘Siya’ Xaba is one of the young South African actors who are not married. He has no wife and has teased none of the media on anything related to his girlfriend.
Many believe he is keeping her away from the media to avoid public outbursts.
- 4Play: S*x Tips for Girls as Xolani
- The Hot Zone as Young African on Plane (2019)
- The Girl from St. Agnes as Tim
- The Book of Negroes as Young Chekura (2015)
- Strike Back as Najim(2011)
- End Game as Zweli Hlatswayo
- Carrots (2021)
- Queen of Katwe (2016)
- Professionals (2020)
- The Influencer (2019)
- Madiba (2017)
- The Crown (2016)
- Soul Buddyz
- Gomora as Langa
- Back of the moon (2019)
Referred to as one of the youngest affluent actors in South Africa, Siyabonga ‘Siya’ Xaba has an estimated net worth of US$200,000.
- Instagram: @siya_xaba