sipho thabede

Sipho Thabede is an all round creative person and Boston media house graduate who majored in TV production and Radio. His love for the arts was developed at a very young age where in Primary school, one of his teachers who also happened to be a casting agent, decided to one day take him to a casting for a commercial s just to see if he had what it takes. He got the part in that casting (an all gold jam commercial). It struck a cord in him and he knew from that day that this was something he would like to do all the time. Unfortunately, as life would have it his parents decided to send him to a Boys school boarding school where he didn’t have any time to do what he loved, nonetheless he was an active participant in all cultural activities at his boarding where he excelled in drama and Plays. Upon completion of his high school career he enrolled at the Boston media house where his TV lecturer who so happened to be a Director-one Alex Yazbek (Gaazlam, the wild, 7de laan, sabc quickies etc) who noticed his talent and passion and immediately cast him as a lead actor in “The SABC quickies competition where alongside Alex yazbek they shot more than six quickies and they were placed 2nd overall! As far as his film and live performance is concerned he has had brief stints in generations as well as soul city. He played a character called Thulani in Isidingo and has appeared in the feature Transaction, and is currently in the process of shooting a 90 mins feature called "SKYF".He has appeared in commercials for Vodacom and lucky star to name a few. He also works as a 1st assistant cameraman on the Daryl Roodts feature film “PREY”. He also worked as a cameraman and director for the hugely successful Pop Bottles TV which is on rotation on Vuzu TV. He also worked as a cameraman on TKZs first music video "tshisa. He is also an accomplished MC, music performer and voice over artist, Sipho has done voice overs for the likes of Peach mobile, MTN, Supersport, Sabc, as well as Metro FM to name a few. He has worked on radio shows on ukhozi fms as well as Yfm breakfast show where he shadowed and later co hosted alongside the likes of Dj Sbu Leope.

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