Meet Koloi From Skeem Saam’s in real life .

Joseph Tshepo Senatle is a talented South African actor who currently plays the role of Koloi on SABC 1’s Skeem Saam. He is just naturally talented and fans love him for always thinking outside of the box. Joseph ‘Koloi’ Senatle’s juorney to stardom has been filled with stones and thorns but he has made it big.

If you did not know him by his real name, then Koloi will surely ring a bell. He took on the role of Koloi in the SABC1 weekly soapie, #SkeemSaam: Tshepo Senatle growing Koloi into responsible young man.


He was born on the 9th of May 1997 in Polokwane, South Africa. As of 2021, he is 24 years old and celebrates his birthday on May 9th every year.


He acquired a job at a body shop after a few months of looking for work, and he landed a fantastic opportunity to be an extra on Skeem Saam.

To augment his income, Senatle began working at Montecasino in Fourways. Opportunities began to present themselves, and he went on to appear as an extra on several more shows, including Mzansi Magic’s Isibaya.


Apart from acting, Tshepo has a passion for cars and body work. If not acting, then a qualified Auto Body Specialist is another career he would have wanted to go into. And most probably have his own car show.


He is the breadwinner at home, his gogo is back home in the North West and he has to support her, his mother and his three siblings, Tshepiso, Ali and Anes.

His mother has always been nervous about his acting career given the fact that it is a fickle industry and one can never tell what the future holds although she remains his biggest cheerleader and pillar of support.


Joseph Tshepo Senatle is not married but in an interview, he admitted to having a girlfriend who he is serious with. He chose to conceal her name but promised to let the cat out of the bag at the right moment. However, Koloi has a son whom he had back in his hometown who stays with his mother and grandmother.

Net Worth

Net worth There is no clear information on Tshepo Senatle net worth, but it is clear that he is making a fortune from his acting career. Tshepo Senatle’s acting career seems bright as he continues giving his best at what he does. He hopes to continue landing more acting roles in the entertainment world.

He has an estimated net worth of:

$50,000 which he has earned as an actor.