Deli Malinga (born in South Africa) is a veteran actress notable for her outstanding performances in the film and TV industry.
With over thirty-two years of acting experience, the impact she has made so far in the industry is immeasurable.
One of her famous roles on television is as the wife of Khaphela, Sarah Ngcobo, in the SABC1 soap opera Generations.
She is also notable for playing Ntombizodwa in the soap opera Rhythm City.
|Education:||Ekwazini High School, Umlazi
Phambili High School, Durban
She attended Ekwazini High School in Umlazi and Phambili High School in Durban.
Deli Malinga started her profession in the entertainment industry in 1989. She was cast as Sarah Ngcobo, who is Khaphela’s wife in the soap opera Generations.
She is further known for playing as Suffocate’s traditional aunt, Ntombizodwa in the soap opera Rhythm City.
In the e.tv soapie, she tried convincing him that polygamy is a way out of his problems. Since then, Deli Malinga has appeared in many television productions which have been aired in many television series.
She was cast in the cop drama series titled Jozi Streets and in the SABC2 sitcom titled Mponeng. Deli Malinga was also cast in the SABC1 dramas Gaz’lam, Mfolozi Street, and Home Affairs.
She was also cast on the M-Net drama Jacob’s Cross. Deli Malinga also appeared in the Mzansi Magic drama Saints and Sinners.
More on her acting credits include iNkaba, Isibaya, Greed & Desire, and The Queen. She also appeared in the e.tv’s Broken Vows and Imbewu and on the 1Magic series Lingashoni.
The veteran actress is on social media platforms where she shared updates on her profession. On Instagram, her profile reads that she is an actor, motivational speaker, and voice-over artist.
Furthermore, she founded the Zizezande Youth Development. She is also an acting and dialogue coach, script supervisor, and language advisor.
- Broken Vows as Sangoma
- eKasi: Our Stories as Mrs. Gumede
- Gaz’lam as Nurse
- Generations as Sarah Ngcobo
- Greed & Desire as Sibahle Gigaba
- Home Affairs as Domestic Worker
- Imbewu as Nomalanga
- iNkaba as Ma’Dlamini
- Isibaya as Buhle’s Mother
- Jacob’s Cross as Sexy Girl 2
- Jozi Streets as Poppie
- Lingashoni as Ngadlangadla
- Mfolozi Street as Buyiswa
- Rhythm City as Ntombizodwa
- Saints and Sinners as Margaret
- Single Galz as Nompendulo’s Mom
- The Queen as Lungile
- Umkhokha as MaMzobe
The veteran actress is notable for the contribution she has made so far in the industry. Deli Malinga has been estimated to be worth $200000.
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