Francois Lensley; Biography, Age, Movies and TV Shows

Francois Lensley biography
Francois is better known as Marko from the soap opera 7e Laan.

Francois Lensley (born December 1, 1976) is a South African actor and director. He is best known as Marko from the soap opera 7de Laan.

The actor has appeared in television productions like Getroud Met Rugby: Die Sepie.

Full Name:Francois Lensley
Born:December 1, 1976 (age 46 years old)
Nationality:South African
Occupation:Actor, Director
Known for:7de Laan
Language:English, Afrikaans Bilingual, Zulu
Hair Color:Brown

Early Life

Francois Lensley was born on December 1, 1976. He is white and speaks English and other languages like Afrikaans and Zulu.


The actor is better known as Marko Greyling from the soap opera 7e Laan. He directed the television production and appeared in Getroud met rugby as Wouter.


In 2007, some robbers overpowered Francois Lensley in his Midrand home and shot him. At around 21:00, the actor was lying on the sofa watching television when three armed men entered his house.

His dog attacked the first robber to enter the house, who tried to shoot but couldn’t. Suddenly, Lensley stood up, raising both hands in the air. Another guy pointed his gun to the actor’s face, and Lensley pushed him out of the way. 

During the process, a bullet hit a tendon in his shoulder. The armed men robbed him and loaded everything in his car – red Gold. They tied him and drove out of his environment.

Social Profile

The actor is active across several social media accounts. He posts how he spends his leisure time. He loves nature and shares pictures of him fishing and his big catch.


  • 7de Laan as Marko Greyling
  • Getroud met Rugby: Die Sepie as Wouter