Rapulana Seiphemo Biography: Age, Wife, Net Worth, Salary, Movies, House, Daughter, Family & Father

Basic Information

Stage Name: Rapulana Seiphemo
Real Name: Rapulana Seiphemo
Occupation: Actor, Filmmaker, Writer, Lecturer, Screenwriter, Director
Date Of Birth/Age: 4 November 1967 (56 Years Old
Place of Birth: Meadowlands, Gauteng, South Africa
Gender: Male
Nationality: South African
Marital Status: Olga Ruberio (m. 2009)
Education: Texas A&M University


Rapulana Seiphemo is a South African actor and filmmaker. Seiphemo is well-known for his role as Tau Mogale in the long-running soap opera “Generations” and its continuation, “Generations: The Legacy.” The star actor has made headlines since he started his acting career in the 1980s. Apart from the series, Seiphemo has appeared in several films. He has also crossed borders to perform in several stage plays.

In 1991, Rapulana attended Anchor Comprehensive High School found in Orlando West, Soweto. He then enrolled in Texas A&M University, Brazos County college station in the US. While in college, Rapulana concentrated on Bachelor of Arts (BA) studies. He later graduated in 1995 with a Bachelor of Arts in English, Acting, Sociology, Theatre production, and Psychology.


Rapulana Seiphemo was born in Meadowlands, Gauteng, South Africa, on 4 November 1967. He celebrated his 55th birthday in November 2022. Although he’s in his mid-fifties, his fans love him for his youthful looks.

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Rapulana Seiphemo is married to Olga Ruberio. The couple has been married since 2003. Olga is a very private person and stays out of the public eye. She holds a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) from the Management College School of South Africa and is an Executive Director at Le Blaq. Rapulana and Olga married in 2003 at The Royal Swazi Sun Hotel, Lobamba, Eswatini.

According to the media, Seiphemo has been involved in various alleged affairs with different women. He allegedly had an affair with actress Zoe Mthiyane who co-starred with him on “Generations: The Legacy” as his love interest on the show. They had a very public and bitter breakup, and Zoe Mthiyane left “Generations: The Legacy” after.

After parting ways with Zoe Mthiyane, Rapulana Seiphemo began another alleged relationship with actress Zandile Tshukulu, the granddaughter of Mfundi Vundla, and worked on the set of “Generations: The Legacy.” There were reports that he fathered her first child. He has not confirmed the reports.

In an interview with Drum Magazine in 2015, Rapulana Sephemo admitted to having cheated on his wife. One of the alleged women was Zoe Van Der Jeke from Ceres, Western Cape. Zoe denied the allegations and claimed she and the actor were just friends.

Net Worth

The exact estimate of Rapulana Seiphemo’s net worth is unknown to the public. He has not revealed it. However, according to several reports, he is worth around $3 million. His income reportedly comes from various sources.

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Seiphemo reportedly makes money from various sources. One of his most successful projects was Tsotsi. The film’s budget was $3 million, and it made 11.5 million USD at the box office. According to sources, his monthly salary was around R55,000.


Seiphemo launched his career in 1989 after landing a role in “My Children, My Africa.”

He has started in several films and television series, including Generations and its sequel “Generations: The Legacy,” “Isindigo,” “The Queen,” etc. He has also starred in many films, including “White Wedding,” “Perfect Sishebo,” “Paradise Stop,” “Task Force,” and “Laugh Out Loud.” He was involved in some of the productions he has starred in.


Rapulana Seiphemo has kept his house away from social media. It is unknown where he and his family lives.


Seiphemo and his wife have three beautiful children- a daughter (the oldest) and two sons.

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Their daughter, Katlego Seiphemo, is following in her father’s footsteps. In 2010, she starred alongside her father in the film “Paradise Stop” in which they played a father and a daughter.


Rapulana Seiphemo and Olga have a beautiful family with their children, one daughter, and two sons.


Not much information is known about Rapulana Seiphemo’s father.

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