Candice Modiselle biography, profile, age, boyfriend, education, family

Candice Modiselle (born 16 May 1995) is a South African actress. She stepped into the spotlight after she cast on Generations: The Legacy. On the Mzansi soap opera, she played the role of Lerato Matema.

Although her exit from the show was announced in June 2020, she has managed to remain relevant in the world of arts. She intends to delve deeper into other aspects of Arts.

Leaving the show left her with additional time to invest in other things. The actress revealed that she would invest her time into the nurture of Busesta Media, her youth skill development media company.

Her primary aim is to cultivate her work, like blockbuster movies and theatre projects through the media company. She is making a name for herself in the media industry, no doubt. Though she is not a newbie in the entertainment industry.


Candice Modiselle biography
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NameCandice Modiselle
Born16 May 1995 (age 26 years)
Dramatic Arts (BA)
Alma materMcAuley House Convent in Parktown, Johannesburg
University of Witwatersrand
Nationality South African
SistersBontle Modiselle
Refilwe Modiselle
ProfessionActress, TV & radio host, speaker, voice-over artist
BirthdayMay 16


Candice Modiselle profile
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Beauty and Brains are the words that come to mind to define this unique actress. She was a Drama student at McAuley House Convent in Parktown, Johannesburg from grade 10 to matriculation.

In the 2012 edition of the ACT DALRO performance scholarship competition, she made one of the six finalists. Candice obtained a degree in Dramatic Arts (Bachelor of Arts) from the University of Witwatersrand.


Candice Modiselle education
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She was born on 16 May 1995 and is the last-born child of her parents. Candice Modiselle is 26 years old and is not only the popular face in her family, she has older sisters who are in the limelight.

Unfortunately, two years into her birth she lost her father. After the demise of her father, her mother played the role of both parents.

When she was a little girl, at the age of seven to be precise, she began to chart the course life had for her. At the age of ten, she had already begun to perform.

She made her debut appearance on stage in the production Cagebirds. The event was held at McAuley House School. One of her biggest achievements is being cast on the soapie Generation: The Legacy and appearing as a presenter on YoTV.

Though she did not record these successes in a snap rather prayer, genuine hard work, and a positive mindset made it possible. She had attended auditions for different platforms for five years.

Though many know her as an actress, she can dance too. Yes! Candice is a choreographer and presenter. She also has a passion to teach and has taught at OnCue Interface School of Television and Radio.


The media personality took to social media to make fans know that she was single in 2021. Though she was hurting from a recent breakup, she indicated she was prepared to try love all over again.

This became an opportunity for guys to express their intentions to be her boyfriend. Her DM was flooded with messages or should we call it “application letter”. However, she had to clarify that her tweet was not a call for application.

They trooped to her comment session to give it a try regardless. Guys don’t get discouraged easily, do they?


Candice Modiselle family
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She is the lastborn daughter and child of her parents. Candice has two sisters who are also popular celebrities including Bontle and Refilwe.

These sisters are doing well in the entertainment industry, Bontle Modiselle is a renowned TV presenter and actress. Refilwe is an actress, presenter on TV, and renowned model.


She is an actress and presenter and is popular for playing the role of Lerato on Generations: The Legacy, an SABC1 soapie.

Candice was a presenter on YoTV Live, a kid’s show on SABC1. She became a presenter on YoTV Live in June 2016 and left in June 2018 after spending two years.

While at YoTV, she landed an acting role as Lerato, (recurring role) on Generations: The Legacy. She made her debut on the SABC1 soap opera in January 2017.

In 2018, she was a guest presenter on Live AMP and Selimathunzi, SABC1 music shows. She was among the four celebrities to be featured on episode one, season five of Come Dine With Me South Africa.

She appeared on a celebrity special of the BBC Brit reality series which aired in March 2019. The year 2019 saw her land her debut starring role on TV in Impilo (The Scam), a 1Magic/Mzansi Magic drama series.


Candice Modiselle presence
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She is very active on social media and on the platform, Candice lets followers know about her career and lifestyle. The actress boasts of over nine hundred and eighty-five thousand followers.

Fans and followers of this stunning actress get engaging updates and she never relents to share pictures of her curves. Her unique style of fashion has gained her fans and followers too.