Tshepo Senatle Age: Hometown, Biography, Girlfriend, Siblings, Net Worth

Tshepo Senatle biography


Tshepo Senatle (born May 9, 1997) is a 25-year-old South African actor. He is best known for playing Koloi on the SABC 1 local drama series Skeem Saam. He has captured the hearts of viewers of the show with his impeccable portrayal of the character.

Before acting, he had worked at a body workshop. The gifted actor also appeared in the Mzansi Magic soap opera Isibaya.

Tshepo Senatle
Tshepo Senatle biography
Joseph Tshepo Senatle left his hometown for Johannesburg to secure a job.
Quick Facts
Full Name:Joseph Tshepo Senatle
Born:May 9, 1997 (age 25 years old)
Place of Birth:Ottosdal, North West
Nationality:South African
Education:Realeka Secondary School
Known for:Koloi in Skeem Saam
Marital status:Single
Net Worth:R1.7 million

Early Life

Tshepo Senatle was born on May 9, 1997, in Ottosdal in the heart of North West, South Africa. He has three siblings Tshepiso, Anes, and Ali. The school didn’t work for him, so he left home and moved to Johannesburg in search of greener pastures.

His mother couldn’t afford to sponsor his education since she worked as a maid.


Senatle studied at Dumisang Primary School from grade 1 to grade 3. He attended Realeka Secondary School. 


One of Tshepo Senatle’s career highlights is landing the role of Koloi in the local drama series Skeem Saam. He had left his hometown for Johannesburg in search of a job.

The actor did not quickly land an acting role after relocating but did a menial job. Six months of search earned him employment at a body workshop.

Eventually, he landed a role as an extra on Skeem Saam. He also worked at Montecasino in Fourways to top his income. His talent created more opportunities for him.

Senatle became an extra on other shows like the Mzansi Magic soap opera isibaya. He is best known for playing a famous naught and funny student Koloi in Skeem Saam.

Joseph started as an extra in 2017 but got incorporated into the cast. The series follows the journey from childhood to manhood. 

Personal Life

Joseph is in a romantic relationship but is yet to take his lover to the alter. He revealed in an interview that he had a woman in his life. 

The actor refused to reveal her identity but would do so at the right time. Tshepo is a father and had his child when he was with his parent and grandparent.

Social Profile

Gradually, the bubbly actor has built a loyal and loving fanbase on social media. He is on several media platforms like Instagram and Twitter.’

The influential actor is well-known among the youth and viewers of the show. He drops his moments on Skeem Saam and other fun to share pictures. He also hangs out and loves to post them. 

Net Worth

For a young man who started with nothing, Tshepo Senatle has achieved a lot over a short time. 

His main source of income is acting, but he has plans to establish an Auto shop since he loves cars. He has a net worth of R1.7 million ($100 000) as of January 2023.