Anele Zondo Biography: Age, Boyfriend, Net Worth, The River, Education, Parents & Contact Details

Basic Information

Stage Name: Anele Zondo
Real Name: Anele Zondo
Occupation: Actress, Model, Media Personality
Date Of Birth/Age:  24th September 1994
Place of Birth: KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
Gender: Female
Nationality: South African
Marital Status: Zingah (Boyfriend)
Education: Boston Media


Anele Zondo is a popular South African actress, model, and media personality known for her role as Faith in the 1Magic soapie, The River. She is also popular for being the co-host of Massive Music airing on Mzansi Magic. Also, in 2020, she was announced as the host of the SABC1 reality competition series, One Mic.

Life Before Fame;

While at school and after school, Anele has always been into reading books. She also worked as a PA to Mazondo food services, her sister’s delivery girl.

Later on, she landed her first role on TV in the series “It’s Complicated”. She later followed it with a cameo in the Mzansi Magic drama series, “Saints And Sinners”. She has not only followed the acting world, but she also scored several modeling gigs, in which she has continued with bigger brands.

Playing the role of faith in “The River” gained her massive recognition in South Africa. After that, she began getting more offers to star in several other series. However, in an interview with Drum Magazine, she revealed that the roles weren’t huge until she bagged co-hosting the popular music show, Massive Music. She did that for a period of two years.

She later scored the role on Saints And Sinners ad Mavhungo. She also revealed to Drum that she knows she still has a long way to go, but she’s willing to put in the work. Hosting Africa’s biggest battle, One Mic has also helped push her career to massive heights.


Anele Zondo was born on the 24th day of September in 1994. She celebrated her 26th birthday in September 2020.


Anele Zondo has always kept her man away from the public eye. However, she shared a photo of herself standing with him, looking away from the camera one time. She captioned the photo, “who knew then that this would be us now”. The mystery man was later revealed to be a South African rapper, Zingah. Although it is unclear when they started dating, the two seem to be have been together for a while.

Net Worth

The exact estimate of Anele Zondo’s net worth is unknown to the general public as she has yet to reveal it. However, several media outlets have estimated her to be worth around $250,000. Zondo or her team has not confirmed this estimate.

Anele Zondo’s career kicked off after she bagged the role of Faith in the hit TV series “The River”. She played actor Lunga Mofokeng’s on the show, Andile’s girlfriend, before he discovered his sexuality. Her perfect execution of the role earned her praise from fans and viewers, making her a fan favourite.


After her matriculation, Anele Zondo obtained a diploma in Media Studies at the Boston Media in Johannesburg. Immediately after her studies, she hit the limelight with her television role.


Anele Zondo was born into a family of scholars. She is the youngest of four daughters. Both her parents are intellectuals, with her father being a principal and her mother a teacher.

Contact Details

Anele Zondo is active across several social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Fans looking to connect with her can following her on any of these platforms @anele_zondo (IG), @AneleNeyTheBae (Tw) and Anele Zondo (Fb). Additionally, she is known to share several photos of herself and partner with brands to advertise their products.

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