Isono actress Zola Nombona ‘Zoleka’s business empire

Zola Nombona’s motto is ‘Give me any role, I will play it’, and she has proved it to be true over the years of her career. Nombona’s business empire is vast, even though she focuses more on acting than others. Her net worth is rumored to be over $1 million, and in this article, we break down how she has earned her A-lister lifestyle over the years.

Zola always knew her passion lay in acting from a young age, and she pursued her dream. In High school, she took part in drama and performing before pursuing a Dramatic Arts degree in College. Luck followed her as she landed her first acting role when she was hardly out of college.

Zola Nombona

The role that brought significant attention to her name is her debut lead role. This was in the second season of Intersexions when she played Shado a streetwise teenager. Her career progressed after that role as she went on to bag roles in more serials and movies. She had roles in Z’bondiwe, Zaziwa, Sokhulu and partners,eHostela, Ingoma, Generations, and many more. Like an actual show of her talent, she has been nominated six times for SAFTAs.



Isono actress Zola Nombona’s business empire shocks Mzansi.

Besides acting, Zola has also tried her hand in the music industry. She first flexed her vocal talent on DJ Active’s song with Emza, Mpumi, and herself. The song is called I like it, and it was a house track that was a hit. Five months ago, she tried again as she featured on Mobi Dixon’s song called River flow.

Like many other celebrities, her fame comes with several partnership deals with brands. Savanna cider jumped on the opportunity to work with the force that is Zola Nombona and made her their brand ambassador. Huggies also partnered with her and her baby when he was born. Currently, she bagged a deal with Huawei to work as their partner.