Gift Mokhampanyane biography, Who is Gift Mokhampanyane? he is known as Fanie on Skeem Saam. Gift Mokhampanyane, (born 16 April 1988, Gauteng), is a South African actor and presenter who rose to fame in 2005, when he played the role of Sipho in the SABC1 drama series Soul Buddyz.
Name: Gift Mokhampanyane
Born: 16 April 1988
Birthplace: Johannesburg, Gauteng
Nationality: South African
Occupation: Actor and TV presenter
Status: In a relationship
Education: National school of arts.
Gift Mokhampanyane Personal life history
Gift Mokhampanyane is a South African actor and TV presenter. He was born 16 April 1988 in Johannesburg, Gauteng. Since from young age, she was raised by her single mother. His father was coming in and out of his life.
Career journey for Mokhampanyane.
In 2005, he was part of Soul Buddyz portraying a character as Sipho. Soul Buddyz is an educational program aired on SABC 1. His journey of acting didn’t end there. He was also a TV presenter of Yo TV in 2011, a program which deals with children.
Although he started to act on Soul Buddyz without experience, he got another opportunity to act on Skeem Saam.
On the soapie, he portrayed a character as Fanie. Sadly his character ended recently after he was killed by Lehasa.
A lot of people were devastated about his exit. Due to the hatred that people had towards Lehasa on Skeem Saam. They thought it was unfair that Lehasa is always getting away with crimes.
Why Fanie leave Skeem Saam?
Gift who was known as Fanie on Skeem Saam responded to why he left the soapie. One of his fans asked why he left the soapie, so he responded by saying he wanted to see the greener pastures of another side.
Gift grew up without his Father.
He was raised by a single parent and r his father left him. Due to the financial crisis, his Mom had to fight for him to be maintained by his father. An amount of R400 was given to him, sometimes it was R200. The mother also requested his father to spend time with gifts rather than only paying maintenance.
Gift said that after he started being a presenter on Yo TV. His father stopped to look after him. The only time he last saw his father was when he was sick after he went through surgery. He said he has moved on from being rejected by his father, and he wished his life could have been different if his father was present.
Gift love life
He has been in a long term relationship with her girlfriend Palesa Shole. It’s his. a long time ago, girlfriend, they are still together even today. There is no news about them getting married or taking their relationship to the next level. Gift always post pictures about his girlfriend and they seem to be in love.