khabonina the actress
With leading roles on big shows such as Muvhango , The Lab , The Wild , The Table, Rhythm City , Mthunzini dot com , For Sale and International recognized film Dora’s Peace, its clear why Khabonina is a SAFTA and Naledi Award nominated actress and Indie Spirit Award 2017 Best Actress.
With leading roles on big shows such as Muvhango, The Lab, The Wild, The Table, Rhythm City, Mthunzini dot com and For Sale. It is very clear why Khabonina is a SAFTA and Naledi Award nominated actress.
Khabonina start getting known for her roles below:
- Doobsie - Muvhango - SABC 2
- Faith Diliza - The Lab - SABC 3
- A real estate agent – For Sale - SABC 3
- Kefilwe - The Mating Game - SABC 2
- A inspiring cancer surviving Boxer – Efsonders - SABC 2
- A murder suspect - Mthunzini dot com - SABC 1's
- Miss Qobu - Rhythm City ETV
- Maxine - The Wild – Mnet
Dora, a Hillbrow prostitute shields a gifted young boy from the violent clutches of organized crime. In the process she may discover aspects of her own lost humanity.
She Is King
Khabonina portrays "uMkabayi" , Powerful Royalty , in a hot new Musical titled "SHE IS KING" !!
A talented young woman from a rural village travels to the "Big City" of Johannesburg, South Africa to become a Star. She lands a role in a musical play about Zulu Queen Mkabayi, Shaka's Aunt and searches for her identity as a Performer, a Zulu, a Woman and a Daughter.
Will she be able to keep up with her more seasoned fellow performers, avoid the jealous machinations of the aging leading lady and survive the punishing rehearsal schedule to make it to opening night and shine like the star she is? "She is King" is a joyous celebration of Zulu culture in a glossy contemporary setting, showing off Joburg as the "Broadway of Africa".
It has been an incredible year for Khabonina Qubeka ! After winning the Spirit Indie Award for Best Actress at the INTERNATIONAL BOSTON FILM AWARDS she was further nominated for an AMAA Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress. This nomination was a huge honour as she was nominated along with High Calibre Actresses like Lupita Nyongo in the same category.
Earlier in the year , she enjoyed a Rapid Lion nomination for Best Actress . The best thing about this Award was that it gave her international recognition & introduced her to amazing actresses from countries like India , Russia , Brazil ... "what more could I ask for "She said.