Uzalo has become Mzansi’s most watched television show acquiring over 11.3 milion views in a month with its captivating storylines and it’s exceptionally talented unqualified actors.

Not all of Uzalo’s actors are qualified with acting qualifications. One would expect Uzalo to have actors with the best educational qualifications in the industry but that’s not the case.

Masoja Msiza who plays the role of Nkunzi Mhlongo was born in Kwa-Thema in Gauteng. He has managed to stay relevant ever since he joined the show. Masoja did not further his education after high school.

Nompilo Maphumulo who plays the role of Nosipho is one of Uzalo’s best actresses. After doing her Matric she could not further her education thus she joined the entertainment industry.

Nyalleng Thibedi plays the role of Zekhethelo on the show. When she got the job she was qualified with a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering and not in acting.