Masasa Mpangeni is a multi talented multi award winning South African legendary actress , she is a phenomenal story teller and she is without shadow of a doubt one of the best in the country, she is well known for her breakthrough role of playing the villain character of Thembeka Shezi on ETv Soapie Scandal , a role which she portrayed for many years and made a name for herself through that role , she gained all the much needed experience starring alongside the legendary actor Sello Maake KaNcube.
Masasa’s fans have missed her as she has been away for a while but the good thing is that she back on big screens , as she landed a leading role on SABC 1 new drama series The Kingdom which will be airing every Sunday’s , and the fans are very excited about this new television show.
Fans were used to seeing her playing the villlain character of Thambeka but they were amazed by her transitioning to play Cecilia a formidable character in Harvest which aired on ETV was seamless , she played Eunice on Silent Witnesses the BBC crime drama and she also featured on EGoli, she also appeared on the following shows The Republc season 1 , The River , Housekeepers and Hard Copy just to mention a few.
Masasa won awards for her appearances on stage performance on three James Ngcobo directed plays at the Johannesburg Market Theatre titled Nogogo, Sundjata and Amen Corner , she has quite a beautful resume one of the most decorated in the Theatre productions.
She is a very intelligent and highly educated woman , an aspiring business women well respected and much loved , Masasa received a Mandela Rhodes scholarship to study in Wits University for Barchelor of Arts in Dramatic Arts majoring in Performance and Directing , she made the best out of the opportunity given to her as she went on to become one of the best theater, drama and film perfomers in the country.