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Manaka Ranaka Biography – Manaka Ranaka Wiki
Manaka Ranaka is a South African actress, television personality and singer. She is most famous for her role as Lucy Diale the mother of Namhla Diale (Thulisile Phongolo) in the soap Generations: The Legacy. She is the sister of the South African Radio Deejay, actress and television presenter Dineo Ranaka.
In 2000 she joined the cast of Isidingo, as Nandipha Sithole, which is a popular soap opera that aired on SABC 3. After some time, she got pregnant and when she informed the producers of the show she was fired. Among the theatre productions that she appeared in include Drumstruck, On My Birthday and Torong, among others. In 2002 she was cast on the original drama Gaz’lam as Portia which aired in SABC 1. The show was on air for four seasons. The following year, 2003 she was cast on the original sitcom, Stokvel as Lerata Khumalo which aired on the SABC 2. In this, she appeared in all the eight seasons.
In 2005, she appeared on the episode titled “Media in South Africa/Vaginas/A Moment with. Suze Randall” of the seventh season of the documentary series, SexTV.
She appeared on the first season of One Way in 2006, as Nozuko, which aired on SABC 3. She also had a supporting role in Vinolia Ntuli, as Tshisa, that aired on SABC 1.
Later in 2007, she appeared on the fourth season of Home Affairs as Neli. She also starred in the SABC 1 drama series, Society, where she portrayed the character of Ayanda. In 2012, she had a recurring role on the e.tv soap opera, Rhythm City, where she portrayed the character of Zanele Kgaditse – the wife of villainous Rocks Kgaditse. She has been active since the year 1999 to date.
Manaka Ranaka Age
She was born on April 6, 1979, in Soweto Johannesburg in South Africa.
Manaka Ranaka Children
She has two daughters named Kagiso the elder one and Lesedi who is the youngest.
Manaka Ranaka Parents
She is the daughter of her mother Nonceba Ranaka.
Manaka Ranaka Family
She has a younger sister, Dineo Ranaka who is a radio presenter in South Africa, Mpumi Ranaka her other sister and Ranaka Ranaka who is her brother.
Manaka Ranaka Husband/ Baby Daddy
She is not married but she once dated Thabo Monareng before they split up and parted ways.
Manaka Ranaka Awards
In the year 2007, She won the South African Film and Television Award (SAFTA) for Best Actress in a Television Comedy.
Manaka Ranaka Net Worth
Manaka Ranaka’s had an estimated net worth of $ 1 Million in 2018. Her current net worth will be updated soon.
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