Sindi Dlathu “The River Actress” In Real-life: Age, Husband, Twin Sister, Career And HIV Status

Everyone in Mzansi loves the actress and musician Sindi Dlathu. Thandaza, her character on SABC2’s Muvhanga, was portrayed by her. The soap opera starred her for a whole two decades (1997-2017). She has collaborated with a number of well-known South African musicians and is also a talented singer.

A young Sindi Dlathu

The day of Sindi’s birth, January 4, 1974, and her full name, Sindiswa, are both very interesting. Meadowlands, in the province of Gauteng, where he was born. To be precise, her name is Sindi Dlathu. Raised alongside Zanele Sangweni.

Dlathu Sindi

Sindi Dlathu’s talents and reputation grew over time. She was an early tournament winner. Dlathu, at the age of 12, supported the lead in a sold-out performance of Sarafina. During filming, she worked as an assistant choreographer for Whoopi Goldberg.

Dlathu spent four years working for Mbongeni Ngema before going back to school in 1989. The following year, 1997, she joined Muvhango after graduating in 1996. An accomplished actor, Sindi Dlathu, hosted her inaugural Master Class in Botswana in 2017, giving budding performers a platform to show off their skills and learn from professionals.

Muvhango stars Sindi as Nomthandazo Buthelezi. Due to her acting prowess, her position in Muvhango progressed from supporting to central. The success of her play propelled her to stardom. There was serious consideration of leaving Muvhango. It was Sindi’s work in soap operas that brought her fame. She went into detail about leaving Muvango, but her riverfront appearances are what really stand out. Linda Dikana, played by Sindi Dlathu, is a diamond magnate and proud owner of a Cullinan. There are millions of dollars at stake with this gem. Whenever her family is in danger, Lindiwe will do everything it takes to protect them.

Our interest in The River was piqued by its first season. The attempt by Sindi, posing as Lindiwe, to bury Tumi alive brought her to public attention. If there are any problems, Lindiwe will fix them.


Family of Sindi Dlathu

Though her ancestry is somewhat unknown, Sindi is a household name in the South African province of Mzansi. Despite being married to Okielant Nkosi and the mother of two young children, Sindi Dlathu keeps her family life a secret. Her husband, children, and other loved ones have never been in the spotlight.

Neither of her parents have been identified. She has an identical twin sister named Zanele Sangweni. Sister is wed to Soweto native and pawn shop proprietor Matome Meela.


Many South Africans worried that Sindi Dlathu, after her performance in Soul City, might be infected with HIV. So many people have assumed she is HIV positive because of how she was portrayed. Impolite performer.