Kgomotso Christopher (born March 25, 1979) is a 44 year-old South African actress and voice artist who is best known for her work in Isidingo as Katlego Sibeko. She provides the voice for MTN’s Interactive Voice Response system.
Since her debut, the actress has captured the hearts of numerous cinema fans with her remarkable acting abilities. In addition to acting, she serves as the chairwoman of the Naledi Theatre Awards Board of Directors on a non-executive basis.
Kgomotso Christopher is 44 Years Old
Talented actress Kgomotso Christopher was birthed to her parents in Tembisa on the East Rand in South Africa, on March 25th, 1979. She is currently 44 years old. Kgomotso is an Aries and a South African citizen by birth.
Her parents and siblings’ names, occupations, and current whereabouts are all unknown to the public. There is also no precise information available regarding her background and life before fame.
Kgomotsho did not have a rosy childhood, as she was not born into an average family. However, she made a commitment to provide herself with the finest possible life, with or without anyone else’s assistance.
Christopher had her primary and secondary school education from schools in her locality, after which she went further to pursue higher qualifications at the University of Cape Town. She obtained a certificate of Bachelor of Arts in Law and Politics, which also came with the Jules Kramer Award for Fine Arts.
She later enrolled at Columbia University in New York City, where she graduated with a Master of Fine Arts in Theatre Arts in 2004. Her academic journey was not an easy one, but she persisted in pursuing her dream despite all the challenges.
Kgomotso Christopher Begun Her Career While Attending College
Kgomotso Christopher started her acting career while she was still in college, like most South African entertainers. She said that as soon as she got to Cape Town, she made contact with one of the agents based there whom she had gotten to know while attending the National School of the Arts in Braamfontein and set up a meeting.
Following the signing of her agency contract, she began landing acting jobs, which she had to schedule around her full-time academic obligations. She graduated and won the Jules Kramer Award for Fine Arts. Unfortunately, nobody knows what parts she played in the movies she appeared in while she was still a student.
She Rose to Prominence After She Debuted as a Guest Actress
Kgomotso Christopher made her acting debut as a guest actress on Madam & Eve, a well-liked television program in South Africa. Soon after, she appeared in SOS, Backstage, and Moferefere Lenyalong, among other films.
The actress has also received some recognition for her work in theater. She participated in the theatre productions of Hamlet, Dr. Faustus, Midsummer Night’s Dream, and Romeo & Juliet.
In addition to the films and plays mentioned above, Christopher has appeared in several other local movies, TV shows, and stage plays.
Kgomotso Chrisphoer’s Movies and TV series
- 4Play: Sex Tips for Girls (Seasons 1,2 & 3): 2010 – 2012
- Isidingo (Season 1): 2011 – 2016
- Zaziwa (Season 1): 2013
- The Comedy Central Roast (1 Episode): 2014
- MoferefereLenyalong (Season 1): 2016
- Scandal! (Season 1) : 2018
- Thola (Season 2): 2017
- Zulu Wedding (Film): 2017
- Legacy (Season 1): 2020
Her time on the big screen has been quite successful, and her talent has earned her numerous nominations and awards for being exceptional.
Kgomotso Chrisptoper’s Awards
- 2014 – Best Actress at the You Spectacular Awards
- 2019 – Golden Horn Award for Best Actress in TV Soap
- 2020 – Best Actress in a TV Soap at the South African Film and Television Awards (Saftas)
Besides her acting career, Kgomotso Christopher has also gone into partnership with known brands such as Nivea South Africa on April 8, 2020.
Kgomotso disclosed on Instagram on November 15, 2018, that she is the voice of MTN’s interactive voice response system and that she takes pride in her ability to speak English, isiZulu, Sesotho, and Afrikaans.
The Actress is Happily Married to Calvin Christopher
Kgomotso Christopher is married to her lifelong partner, Mr. Calvin Christopher. Her husband is an American citizen who graduated from New York University with a law degree. He also graduated from Princeton University with a degree in international relations and affairs. He is currently employed by Standard Bank as an executive director.
Kgomotso and her spouse met when he was an exchange student from Princeton University, and she was a first-year student at the university. They started out as friends and gradually got to know one another before quickly falling in love and starting to date.
In 2004, they decided to be married in order to advance their romance. The duo is never reluctant to express their love for one another. For many of their supporters, especially younger ones, they serve as a major source of inspiration.
The fact that Kgomotso and Christopher are far apart have never prevented them from having a strong love for one another. Distance has completely not been a barrier in their relationship. However, Kgomotso once acknowledged that it has not always been easy for her as she sometimes finds it tough to juggle her work as an actor with her responsibilities as a wife and mother.
The couple shares two children together – Lesika Langston Christopher and Larona Jewel Christopher. Their birthdates haven’t been made public. Their mother is very protective of them and is raising the kids away from the spotlight.
Kgomotso Christopher is Mostly Active on Instagram
The South African actress is active on popular social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Her IG username is @kgomotso_christopher, her Twitter handle is @kgchristopher, and you can link up with her on Facebook via the username Kgomotso Christopher.
Kgomotso often shares a significant amount of photos of herself and her friends on her Instagram page from time to time. She also keeps her enormous fans abreast with beautiful videos from celebrity events, work, and hangouts, and she sometimes interacts with them.
Christopher is being followed on Instagram by over 200,000 people.