Omuhle Gela Biography: What to Know About the Actress

Omuhle Gela is a South African actress, fashion designer, model, and entrepreneur who became popular through her TV character Busi Motsamai in the South African television series, Muvhango. 

She has also starred in several other local projects, including Umbuso. In addition to her acting talent, Gela is also making waves as a businesswoman. She has several business lines, through which she sustains her flashy lifestyle. The TV star is also a top brand influencer who has promoted several brands across her social media pages.

Summary of Omuhle Gela’s Bio

  • Full name: Omuhle Makaziwe Gela
  • Nickname: Omuhle Gela
  • Gender: Female
  • Date of birth: November 19, 1991
  • Omuhle Gela’s Age: 32 years old
  • Nationality: South African
  • Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
  • Sexual Orientation: Straight
  • Religion: Christianity
  • Marital Status: Single
  • Famous for: Starring In Muvhango as Busi Motsamai
  • Omuhle Gela’s Instagram: omuhlegela
  • Twitter: @Omuhle_Gela
  • Facebook: Omuhle Makaziwe Gela

What is Omuhle Gela’s Age?

Omuhle is currently 32 years old. She was born on November 19, 1991, in Johannesburg, Gauteng province, South Africa. She was raised in the region and some other parts of the country.

However, the exact names of these regions are not public knowledge. Again, there is no available information about her family members, background, childhood, and early life. Apart from the fact that she moved around a lot as a kid, she is believed to have attended several schools growing up.

Sadly, no particular school has been named as the school where she had her elementary and high school education. On her part, the actress has chosen not to mention them publicly.

Gela, however, attended the famous AFDA film school, where she studied acting. She is said to have graduated in 2010, after which she proceeded to the City Varsity Film and Media School in Cape Town to study production. She graduated in 2012 after one year of studies.

She Makes A Living From Various Endeavors

Besides acting, Gela makes her money through several other endeavors. She is a model, a fashion designer, and a successful businesswoman. In 2014, she launched an online swimwear line called Twenty Swimwear.

Omuhle is equally the founder of Ayannaswim, a beauty line that deals in bikinis, face glow, and other items. She is also the founder of the popular event, moms day off with Omuhle, which seeks to bring mothers together and give them the opportunity to connect and talk about motherhood.

The Johannesburg-born TV star owns the exquisite nail salon Tammy Taylor The Well in Ballito. As an actress, she has appeared in an impressive number of local productions. Of all her TV projects, Muvhango is her most notable work.

Some of the television series she has featured in are: 

  • Broken Vows – Season 1
  • Generations – Season 1
  • I Love South Africa – Season 2
  • Celebrity Family Member
  • Imposter – Season 1
  • Muvhango – Season 1
  • Ring of Lies – Season 2
  • Taxi Ride – Season 1
  • The Queen – Season 4
  • Tshisa – Season 3
  • Umbuso – Season 1-2
  • Umlilo – Season 3-4
  • Uzalo – Season 8
  • Zabalaza (2013) – Season 1-3

As a brand influencer, she has promoted many products on her Instagram page, including Ultra Mel, OPPO, MTN, Dark and Lovely, and many more.

Gela Belongs To The List Of South African Celebrities Who Have Gone Under The Knife To Enhance Her Body

Omuhle has never hidden the fact that she augmented her body, precisely her breasts, through cosmetic surgery to enlarge them a bit. The process, which she said cost her R69,000, was done around June 2019.

She celebrated the success of the c-cup breast enlargement one year later, revealing that augmenting her breast has always been one thing she had always wanted to do but that she kept procrastinating.

She admitted that the surgery was not entirely an easy one, adding that what matters most is that she is contented with the boob job. Apart from the actress’s beautiful face, her curvy body is another thing that makes her outstanding.

Omuhle has an hourglass shape and is considered one of the most beautiful actresses in South Africa. Unfortunately, her height, weight, and other body measurements are not available for public consumption.

The Actress Gave Birth To Her Only Child In The Year 2020

Muvhango former star Omuhle Gela gave birth to her first and only child in September 2020, one month after she confirmed rumors about her being pregnant. She gave birth to a baby girl, but her little cutie’s name is yet to be publicized.

The actress stated that she deliberately kept her fans in the dark about her pregnancy because she wanted to personally enjoy every bit of the journey. However, she declined to talk about the paternity of her child. And till now, she hasn’t mentioned the name of the man who made her a mother.

Gela is overly protective of her daughter. She is currently raising her far away from the spotlight. Her recent pictures are not available online, and it is unknown if her father is involved in her life.

Who Is Omuhle Gela’s Baby Daddy?

Omuhle’s alleged baby daddy is Tsonga business mogul Nsovo Mashaba, who doubles as the general manager of AM Lodge in Hoedspruit, Limpopo. He is also the son of South African controversial businessman Auswell Masgaba of Swifambo Rail Leasing.

Nsovo is an internet sensation with a huge following across his social media platforms, especially on Instagram, where he flaunts his wealth and flamboyant lifestyle. He is said to have dated several high-profile celebrities in the country.

Unlike Omuhle, Mashaba has since set the record on the paternity of the actress’s child. The Instagram big boy denied fathering a child with Gela. In fact, he denied knowing who the actress is.

However, reports have it that the two dated briefly before things turned out between them. There is no information about their alleged affair, including when, how, where they met and when they went their separate ways.

Who Has Actress Omuhle Gela Dated?

The actress is said to have dated several men, including South African popular DJ Lulo Cafe. However, there is no substantial evidence or document to prove the two were once an item.

Also, the names of the men the Johannesburg-born actress is rumored to have dated are not available currently. At the moment, it is not known if she is dating anyone secretly or is still focused solely on her career and raising her child.

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