Multi-talented actor and Television heartthrob Tiisetso Thoka continues to raise the bar in the local Television industry with his impeccable acting skills, and he undoubtedly has his eyes set on accomplishing many goals.
The TV star has proven that there is definitely no limit when it comes to his talents. Tiisetso has mastered his craft and he often leaves us in awe of his acting talent and now he is impressing us with his behind the scenes skills.
If everyone could put in as much effort into their work as he does do, this country would be rich with productivity. Tiisetso has become one of the country’s most accomplished and local revered actors known for his memorable roles on popular TV shows such as Rhythm City, The Herd and Isithembiso.
ZAlebs recently sat down to chat with the actor about landing his big break and his soaring acting career. Tiisetso who recently bagged a role on Mzansi Magic’s hit soapie Isibaya, says working on the show has been nothing short of amazing.
It’s a great experience, they have talented actors and their reception has been overwhelming,” he says. Tiisetso portrays the character of Mickey Sibiya, who is Sizakele’s cousin played by Enhle Mbali and he says he loves playing this character.
“He is full of drama, he is full of humour, I like Mickey because he is well-spoken what he thinks in his mind he says it out loud, and he does not care who says what, and he is quite controversial,” he adds. The gym fanatic says getting the role was not through the normal industry standard channel of auditioning, because he was approached by the producers of the show.
“I worked for Bomb Production in post-production so, I was approached by one of the bosses Angus Gibson and Adze Ugah, they came to my office and they told me about a new character on Isibaya they wanted me to try out and I said yes let’s try it out.”
Tiisetso says he also works as a subtitler and a junior editor for the renowned production company. He says he passionate about working behind the scenes.
The TV star he has his eyes set on international domination and he won’t rest until his dream comes true. He says he believes one can career out of acting but it depends on how you use your cash.
“With television there is money but it depends on how you spend it, that is why I tell people that I don’t want fame to get into me too much, I have done quite a lot for my family, I bought mom a car and did some things for my mom.”
Tiisetso says if he is not at home he is at the gym, work, or running his business.
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