Meet Londeka Mchunu in real life

Londeka Mchunu

Londeka Mchunu is a South African actress currently taking on the role of Zanele Zwide on the new television drama series House of Zwide. The star had her break when she played the role of Snegugu Magwaza on Isithembiso. She is very good in acting and was nominated for the Best Newcomer Actress on TV and Best Supporting actress on TV for the Simon Sabela Film and Television Awards.

Londeka Mchunu Age and Background.

How old is Londeka Mchunu? She is 27 years old as of 2021, born on the 10th of July in 1994, eMsinga, uMzinyathi. She moved to Clermont, Kwa-Zulu Natal at the age of 6 but her mother left behind as she had to focus on being a teacher. Londeka was raised by her single mother after her father passed away when she was 2 years old. She has 8 siblings. Actress Nelisa Mchunu who is well known for playing the role Fikile on Uzalo is her sister.

Londeka Mchunu Career.

Londeka’s career started in 2016 when her friends submitted her details to Bomb Productions when new talent was needed for an upcoming television drama series. After being contacted she attended the auditions and she was cast as Snegugu on Isithembiso.




Londeka dropped out of college when she was studying Corporate Communications at Varsity College. She never studied acting but only had passion in acting, that’s why she decided to focus on acting rather than on her Corporate Communications diploma. Londeka joined the Isibaya cast in 2019 as Londiwe Ngubane.

In 2021 she landed a major role in the new fashion drama series which replaced Rhythm City on ETV. On House of Zwide she will be playing the role Zanele Zwide. Zanele is the daughter of Faith and Funani Zwide. House of Zwide’s firstr episode was aired on 16 July 2021 at 7pm.