Kwaito from Skeem Saam: Clement Maosa’s age revealed

Celebrated South African actor Clement Maosa is trending against the backdrop of his birthday. Maosa is best known for his on-screen character, Kwaito, on the SABC educational drama series Skeem Saam.


Despite being one of the most followed actors, he has managed to keep his private life under wraps, leaving many to guess even about his age.

However, Mzansi has managed to connect the dots about his age against the backdrop of his birthday. Taking to Instagram, he shared a series of birthday posts.

In one of his posts, he shared cake and champagne emojis. Against the post, Mzansi quickly flooded his comments section with warm birthday wishes. Toronto FC star Mailula Cassius commented, “Happy birthday, Grootman.”

Award-winning actress Connie Chiume posted, “Happy birthday, my dear.” YouTuber Lasizwe commented, “Happy Birthday Clement ❤️, Second Date?”

The 36-year-old star was born on 9 May 1988 in Polokwane, South Africa. No doubt, many fans were puzzled by Clement Maosa’s age. Over the years, he has hosted lavish birthday parties that have often thrust him into the top trends. However, little is known about whether there is a birthday on the cards.

The actor joins a host of celebrities who celebrate their birthdays in May. Surprisingly, Clement Maosa shares his birthday with BET award-winning star Sho Madjozi. The Limpopo-born singer celebrated her 32nd birthday on 9 May.

Clement Maosa had his shot at fame with his on-screen Kwaito on Skeem Saam. Growing up, Clement Maosa wanted to be a soldier but later decided to pursue acting.

Despite being one of the most celebrated actors, it comes as a shocker that Clement Maosa is a Law graduate. He studied Law at the University of Limpopo. Rumour mill has it that during his final year, he auditioned for Skeem Saam and was later cast as Kwaito Seakamela.

In one of his interviews, he said, “I saw a notification on Facebook from Mzansi fo sho about the auditions. I travelled from Limpopo to audition, and fortunately, I got the role.”

Clement Maosa is a jack of all trades. Apart from acting, he is into music. He also doubles as a DJ. On the other hand, his huge social media following has seen him cashing in from endorsement deals. He has worked with several brands, including Huawei.

With an illustrious career spanning years, he has managed to cap his life of glitz and glamour with the finest things the world can offer.