Jesse Suntele, a South African actor, model, rapper, and television personality, was born on September 18, 1992. He rose to fame in 2016 after taking first place in the second season of the BET reality competition series Top Actor Africa.
Jesse Suntele Profile
|Name||Jesse Ambrose Suntele|
|Born||18 September 1992 (age 29 years)|
|Alma mater||Academy of Sound Engineering|
|Profession||Rapper, presenter, model, actor|
Jesse Suntele Early life and education
In South Africa’s Johannesburg, Jesse Suntele was born. Before transferring to Bloemfontein in grade 4, he attended Fairsand Primary School for his primary education. He returned to Johannesburg to attend the Academy of Sound Engineering after graduating from St. Joseph’s Christian Brothers College to pursue a career in sound engineering.
Jesse Suntele Girlfriend
Thuthu, a reputable artist manager in South Africa, is dating Jesse Suntele. The pair uses social media to share their love for one another.
Following the actor and rapper’s release of the song he composed for his significant other in honor of Valentine’s Day, fans exclaimed “how sweet” He praises his fiancée Thuthu in the song’s lyrics, touching on their meeting and his intentions for her.
Jesse Suntele Career
He made an appearance on U Can Do It in June 2013 and finished in the Top 100 of the SABC1 reality program.
He had a second appearance on television in May 2014 after being chosen to portray the lead in the Season 1 finale of Ngempela. This indicates that his first credited acting job on TV was in the SABC1 docudrama.
Once talent had won, more chances started to present themselves. He received a guest-starring role in the well-known soap opera Generations: The Legacy the following year, in 2015.
Nevertheless, he was chosen to play Kabelo on Ashes to Ashes in 2015. He made a recurring appearance in the e.tv soap opera. His major break came when he took up the Top Actor Africa award on BET in Season 2. In the season finale in 2016, he defeated the other competitors to win the competition.
He made an appearance in a guest-starring role in September 2016. Suntele had a role in the second season’s third episode of Mutual Friends.
After a week, he was hired by BET A-List for another position. Jesse served as an insert presenter on the BET lifestyle and entertainment magazine show.
He joined three other presenters in the position of anchor presenter after thirty-seven episodes. When the show was being redesigned in May 2017, he made his debut.
It’s also important to note that the actor obtained more television gigs. On The Queen, he was cast as Tuelo, who was also known as Officer Bae. In the eighty-eighth episode of the first season, he made his first appearance on the well-liked telenovela on Mzansi Magic.
Have you ever pondered the possibility of the Lego “good-cop, bad-cop”? Officer Bae has the solution; in his day job as a police officer, the persona defends the rights of citizens. He takes on a completely different persona at night—a serial killer.
He made an appearance on The Hustle in 2017, another well-liked TV program. He appeared on the second season of the Vuzu Amp reality competition series as a regular under the stage name J-Flo.
He joined Rhythm City in 2018 and was given the role of Nqaba. The sophisticated, amicable son of Suffocate is his on-screen persona in the e.tv soap opera.
Jesse Suntele Net worth
He has been able to maintain his financial success by working as a model and actor. He enjoys his life even though he doesn’t show off on social media. According to estimates, Jesse Suntele is worth $150,000.
Jesse Suntele Awards and recognition
|2016||BET||Top Actor Africa||Won|
|2017||Feather Awards||Hunk Of the Year||Nominated|
- 2018 Cosmo Sexiest Men Finalist
- 2018 Mzansi’s Sexiest top 12