Buyile Mdladla is a 48-year-old South African actor, preacher, and presenter born on 25th March 1975. He has an estimated net worth of R145 million.
Mdlaldla began his acting career after he was discovered by an agent. Since then, he has gone ahead to appear in a good number of local productions, including the popular TV shows Generations, Isidingo, and Gomora. Apart from his top-notch acting skills, he has also made headlines for his personal life following a messy public divorce.
How Old Is Buyile Mdladla?
Buyile Mdladla is 48 years old; he was born in Ladysmith, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa on 25th March 1975.
He was raised on his grandfather’s farm, tending livestock and helping with crop farming. There is no information about his parents or family members.
The actor had received his high school studies at Inkamana High School, after which he went on to attend the Wits School of Dramatic Art.
He is an Actor and Presenter
Buyile Mdladla developed a penchant for acting from a young age. He began his career in earnest after being discovered by an agent, who helped him land a part in the soap opera Generations. In 2013, he began acting in the SABC2 soap opera Muvhango as Tumelo Mojalefa, the youngest son of Phatudi Mojalefa.
In addition, Mdladla has been in a number of noteworthy films, including Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013), Kalushi: The Story of Solomon Mahlangu (2016), Broken Vows, Isibaya, Uzalo, and Housekeepers (2018).
Before February 2002, he served as Drum magazine’s entertainment editor. An experienced presenter, he has hosted a number of shows in the entertainment sector, including the Live Lotto Draw, an e.tv Sports Soccer Challenge (June 2002), the SABC1 youth magazine program, Spirit Sundae, Electric Workshop, and SABC2’s Spirit Sundae.
The Ladysmith-born celebrity also starred as Melusi “Mel” Luthuli, a version of Edmund in the SABC1 miniseries adaption of King Lear, Izingane zoBaba, which ran from April to May 2008.
Buyile Mdladla’s Net worth
Mdladla has an estimated net worth of R145 million. He amassed his wealth from his endeavors as an actor and presenter. He is said to be into real estate investments as well and he and his wife have various investments together.
The couple jointly have an estimated net worth of R245 million or something slightly higher.
Is Buyile Mdladla a Pastor?
Yes. Buyile Mdladla is the founder and leader of the Redemption Ministries International Church situated in Glen Austin, Gauteng.
It’s not clear when exactly the church began operation, however, one thing that is clear is that he became born again and founded the church after his divorce from his first wife in 2010.
His current wife also occupies a top position in the church.
Who Is Buyile Mdladla’s Wife?
The Midrand-based preacher is currently married to Gomoditswe Mdladla. The two have been together for over a decade and counting. It’s not clear how and when they met and how long they’ve been married.
Gomoditswe’s marriage to the actor is her first attempt at marriage, unlike Buyile who first got married in 2002 to Carol Mdladla and divorced in 2010 for allegedly cheating and physically abusing her on several occasions.
The actor’s ex-wife revealed that her ordeal began just three days after they welcomed their first baby Bathiyane Mdladla in 2003. Carol’s current whereabouts and family are not publicly known.
Truth About Buyile Mdladla and Connie
Connie and Buyile Mdladla were once rumored to be in a romantic relationship. However, it later turned out that there was nothing serious going on between the two.
Also, there is no indication that they are more than friends and none of them has made any public comments about the rumor that they dated.
Was Buyile Mdladla on Generations?
Yes. Mdladla portrayed the role of Lungile alongside Connie Ferguson who portrayed Karabo. His character was introduced to viewers as a biker whose paths and Karabo’s were just poles apart.