Sannah ‘Sana’ Mchunu (born 19 March 1972) is a South African born veteran actress and TV personality. She is an inspiration to many youngsters who want to act as a profession.
She is a well-respected personality in the south African movie industry.
Sannah ‘Sana’ Mchunu got to this point in her career because she was consistent and focused. She never gave up on her dreams of becoming one of the most respected and recognized acts in South Africa.
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South African actress
|Wiki Facts & About Data|
|Full Name:||Sannah Mchunu|
|Stage Name:||Sana Mchunu|
|Born:||19 March 1972 (age 49 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Soweto, South Africa|
|Husband • Spouse:||Married|
|Boyfriend • Partner:||N/A|
|Children:||Thokozai, Simphiwe, Sbusiso, Busisiwe, Themba, Ayanonga, Abongile|
|Occupation:||Actress • TV Personality|
Sannah ‘Sana’ Mchunu was born in a destitute family on the 19th of March 1972 in Soweto, South Africa. Due to the untold hardship, she experienced as a youngster, she took a drastic decision that resulted in more extensive problems.
Sannah ‘Sana’ Mchunu got pregnant at the age of 14. She was so naive, with no plans and ambitions for her future and family.
Despite all her parents’ warnings and cautions, the actress made another stupid decision by still getting pregnant at the age of 19.
Sannah ‘Sana’ Mchunu revealed that she stopped mingling with her peers because of the shame of being the only one with children at such a tender age. Sannah ‘Sana’ Mchunu has a sister simply identified as Ntombizodwa Kobese.
Sannah ‘Sana’ Mchunu revealed, after getting pregnant for the second time, she said, “She was so ashamed of her actions, so she had to drop out of school. Whether the actress went back to complete her studies is still unclear.
Things took a different turn in the life of Sannah ‘Sana’ Mchunu when her parents died. She had no choice but to move in with the father of her fourth child. But she needs to keep surviving, so she took a job as a janitor with a meagre payment that is barely enough to feed her and the children.
Sannah ‘Sana’ Mchunu took the work of a janitor because she had no certificates and needed to survive. She suffered domestic violence while living with the father of her fourth child. For up to 9 years, she endured all the pain in silence, so when she thought it was time for her to move on, she left the house of her fourth child father.
Sannah ‘Sana’ Mchunu has seven children whose names are Thokozai, Simphiwe, Sbusiso, Busisiwe, Themba including twin Ayanonga and Abongile.
She left her husband due to domestic violence. There is no record to confirm if she is married or keeps a new boyfriend.
Sannah ‘Sana’ Mchunu became the topic of discussion after her debut in the South African blockbuster movie, titled Muvhango, where she played the role of Nomarashiya.
In 2013, she made a debut as Grace Letsoala in the series titled Vuka Mawulele, where she took the role of a mother who tries so hard to separate her son from his girlfriend.
She made a notable appearance in some South African blockbuster movies such as Generation, Hope, iSibaya, Rhythm City, Keeping Score, Ring of Lies, etc. Sannah ‘Sana’ Mchunu has also worked as a dancer for Brenda Fassie.
Sannah ‘Sana’ Mchunu has been named one of the most respected acts in the industry, and she went on to win a royalty award for the best-supporting actress in the movie titled Gomora.
Sannah ‘Sana’ Mchunu has a gross net worth estimation of US$300,000. She made her fortune from her acting career.
- Instagram handle: @sanamchunu7
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- Keeping scores
- Ring of Lies
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- Vuka Mawulele