1. Bongani Fassie & the late Queen of African pop – Brenda Fassie
2. Nonhle Thema & Cynthia Shange
Ever wondered where Nonhle got that gorgeous smile from? Her mom, Cynthia Shange is a former model/beauty queen, now famous for her role as Mankosi in Muvhango.
3. Maps Maponyane & Marks Maponyane
Maps Maponyane’s dad, Marks, is a legendary South African soccer star who made a name for himself as the top goal scorer for Kaizer Chiefs to date.
4. Somizi Mhlongo & Mary Twala
We’ve seen her play many roles in both film and television for years, including that of Sarafina’s grandmother, but did you know that Mary Twala also plays the role of choreographer Somizi Mhlongo’s mother?
5. Dineo Moeketsi & KG Moeketsi
Although she has made her own mark on the entertainment industry, Dineo Moeketsi had a great role model growing up. Her mom is celebrated radio host Kgomosto “KG” Moeketsi.
6. Mo-T and Banza Kgasoane
Mi Casa band member, Mo-T followed in his dads footsteps when he took up the trumpet as a kid. His father, Banza Kgasoane was one of the founding members and trumpeter for iconic SA band, Mango Groove.