Skeem Saam actress Amanda Manku is proud of her normal life.


Skeem Saam actress Amanda Manku is proud of her normal life.

Celebrities are normal people like everyone else. Often times, we see them on our television screens and assume they are living a lavish and luxurious lifestyle.Some even come from the deep rural areas, where there’s no running water or even electricity.The most amazing part is seeing them proud of their family background and not hiding who they are.

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Amanda Manku (born August 9, 1991) is a South African actress, presenter, and sportscaster. She is best known for playing the principal’s daughter, Elizabeth, in Skeem Saam.Amanda Manku was born on 9 August 1991 in Limpopo, South Africa. She has four younger siblings and has always dreamed of being in the media industry. She grew up in Newlands, Johannesburg. Her mother worked as a health worker.

Amanda Manku has recently posted pictures of her fetching water from the drum to the small bottles using a fannel.She is outside Zozo, and the place looks like its in deep rural areas.One of her fans commented by saying, This is the type of pictures we normally do not see on Instagram.”. They were gushing over her for being proud of where she comes from.


As a television presenter and actress, Amanda has made many appearances. Among her known roles is playing as principal’s daughter, Elizabeth “Lizzy” Thobakgale, in Skeem Saam. She debuted for the SABC1 drama series Skeem Saam in 2013.

Manku presented the SABC Education youth series Matrics Uploaded. She also handled the child programming block YOTV. She appeared first on television as a teenager of sixteen years as a talk show host for Soweto TV.

The television personality presented YOTV, Matrics Uploaded, and Geleza Nathi. She bagged a role in Skeem Saam as a final-year student at AFDA.Her favorite actors are Sello Maake ka-Ncube, Shoki Sebotsane, and Thandie Newton. Her favorite shows are Skeem Saam and Zone 14.

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Amanda Manku is happily married and off the market. She got married in a traditional ceremony. She was proud to be Mrs. Tau.

The actress is a mother and shared pictures revealing she was expecting a baby in 2017. She gave birth to a baby boy but has not said anything about her baby daddy. Amanda was dating Hendrick ‘Pule’ Ekstein during her pregnancy.


Alaa Hamdy

Professional entertainment content writer in Hanover, South Africa. I know all the secrets of celebrities

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