Biography of Lerato Makhetha: Age, Wife, Career & Net Worth

Lerato Makhetha: Biography of Lerato Makhetha, Age, Wife, Career & Net Worth

Lerato Makhetha (born 20 August 1986) is a South African actor and musician best known for his recurring role as Ntando Sibeko on the SABC3 soapie Isidingo.

Lerato is the son of popular South African actor Jerry Mofokeng wa Makhetha and Claudine Mofokeng.

Full Name Lerato Makhetha
Date of Birth 20 August 1986 (34 years old)
Gender Male
Spouse Phetola Makhetha
Occupation Actor
Nationality South African
Net Worth $200,000

Lerato Makhetha Age

He was born on the 20th of August 1986 in Soweto, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa. As of 2020, he is 34 years old.


He attended Sacred Heart College. His journey in the arts began at the age of 10 when he auditioned for a spot in the Drakensberg Boys’ Choir School, where he was classically trained as a pianist and vocalist.

After graduating he extended and completed his studies in popular music at the National School of the Arts (NSA), where he played lead roles in two musicals in 2001 and 2002.

He received a National Senior Certificate in Popular, Jazz and Contemporary Music.

Lerato Makhetha Wife

He is married to Phetola Makhetha and together they have a daughter named Lehakoe Makhetha.


He is best known for his role as Ntando Sibeko which was originally portrayed by Loyiso MacDonald on the SABC 3 soap opera, Isidingo.

Lerato made an appearance on the fourth and fifth season of’s Anthology Series eKasi: Our Stories. Lerato Makhetha took part in the SABC 3 reality competition, he Final Cut, and was a finalist – his participation on this show later led to his casting on Isidingo.

Net Worth

He has an estimated net worth of about $200,000 which he ahs earned as an actor.


Originally posted 2021-08-09 10:13:18.

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