Sonia Mbele Biography: Age, Husband, Daughter, Son, Daughter, Car, House, Alkaline Water Company & Contact Details

Basic Information

Stage Name: Sonia Mbele
Real Name: Sonia Mbele
Occupation: Actress, Producer, Motivational Speaker, Entrepreneur, Businesswoman
Date Of Birth/Age:
Place of Birth: Alberton, Gauteng, South Africa
Gender: Female
Nationality: South African
Marital Status: Leslie Sedibe (Divorced)
Education: Unknown


Sonia Mbele is a well-known actress, producer, motivational speaker, and entrepreneur from South Africa. Sonia has inspired many people in South Africa with her speeches and quotes. She gained significant recognition when she got the lead role in the hit SABC 2 drama, “Phamokate”. She also gained more recognition for featuring in a Beacon commercial.


Sonia Mbele was born in Alberton, Gauteng, South Africa, on the 11th day of December in 1976. She celebrated her 45th birthday in December 2021.


Mbele starred in the first season of “Generations” in 2003. She also played Thuli in the first season of “Gold Diggers” and Thlabi in “Greed & Desire”. Later on, she began playing Philane in “iNumber Number”. In addition, Mbele appeared as a judge in season 56 of Miss South Africa.

Mbele presented at Season 6 of the SABC Crown Gospel Awards. She played Tuki Ramphele in the first season of “Soap On A Rope”. She is the executive producer of the show “Real Housewives of Johannesburg”. She also plays the lead role in the SABC 2 show “Phamokate” and was a cast member in “Muvhango”. In addition, she has starred in various other hit shows.


After dating for a while, Sonia Mbele married Leslie Sedibe in 2006. Their wedding photos proved that the couple tied the knot in style. According to reports, the wedding was attended by a hundred guests. Sadly, the marriage ended in 2014 after a couple of years. The famous actress has stated that the divorce was the most challenging thing she ever went through. Mbele fell into depression following her divorce, but with her strong will and the help of her mother, she was able to recover and get through it. She has stated that she could not trust anyone because someone in her circle leaked some personal information to the press. She once suffered a stroke during one of her kids’ birthday parties and battled anxiety and panic attacks.

Sons & Daughter

Sonia’s marriage to Leslie Sedibe was blessed with three beautiful children, Donelle, Khomo, and Mosa Sedibe. Her first son is named Donelle. The boy was recently given a Student Leadership Honour, making his mother proud. He is followed by another boy, Khomo Sedibe, and the last child, the girl, Mosa Sedibe.


It is unknown what car Sonia Mbele drives because she has not shared any photos of it on her social media pages.


In 2017, Sonia Mbele was stunned on the cover of True Love Magazine. The shoot for the cover happened at her Bryanston “spacious yet cosy” house. See the video of her beautiful home below.

Alkaline Water Company

In November 2021, Sonia Mbele launched her Alkaline water brand, Alkamax, at Melrose Arch. According to her, she is the first black woman to establish her water brand in all of South Africa. She shared how she has used the opportunity to provide for those whose jobs were affected during COVID. She said, “Alkamax came up with a solution to provide supercharge quality water at affordable prices. Therefore helping to change the economic situation and allowing anyone and everyone to create an extra income,”.

Contact Details

Fans looking to connect with actress Sonia Mbele can follow her across the following social media platforms; Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. She is known to share information from her daily routines, inspire her followers with quotes and speeches, share photos from her work, and so on. Sonia has a combination of over a million followers across all her social media platforms. Follow her @thee_mbele on Instagram and @theesonia on Twitter.

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