Zenokuhle Maseko Biography: Age, Net Worth, Boyfriend, The River

Zenokuhle Maseko profiles


Zenokuhle Maseko (born February 2, 1998) is a South African actress and model. She is best known for portraying Mbali in the television series The River.

The actress brought the character to life on the show. Playing Mbali in The River was her debut role.

Zenokuhle Maseko
Zenokuhle Maseko biography
Zenokuhle Maseko is a talented actress best known for playing Mbali in the television series The River.
Quick Facts
Full Name:Zenokuhle Maseko
Born:February 2, 1998 (age 24 years old)
Place of Birth:Benoni, Gauteng
Nationality:South African
Education:Benoni High school
Occupation:Actress, model
Known for:Mbali in The River
Relationship status:Single
Net Worth:R500 000

Early Life

Zenokuhle Maseko was born on February 2, 1998, in Benoni, a town in Ekurhuleni municipality, Gauteng. She grew up and attended Gauteng-based schools.

In search of greener pastures, she relocated to the capital of Gauteng – Johannesburg.


Zeno attended Benoni High school and loved drama as a student. She was part of the drama club and was in many school dramas.

The actress went to many acting classes and took acting seriously. Maseko chose other side hustles – modeling and photography. She and her friends created Our Page Photography.


Zenokuhle is a newbie in the television and film industry, but she stands out with her outstanding performance. She starred as Mbali in the television series The River. 

Playing Mbali was her debut role, but she displayed first-class acting skills on the show, right? The River is a ten awards recipient at the 2020 SAFTA.

The River

In the multiple-award-winning TV series The River, Zeno played the talkative and naughty Mbail. 

She appeared among other hopefuls on the day of the audition and went in for the role of Faith. But after watching her perform, the judges decided that she would fit Mbali.

In 2020, she left the telenovela after her character died a tragic death. It shocked many viewers of the show, and it was one of the most emotional scenes of The River.

Personal Life

Zeno loves living her personal life off the public eye. She is single and invests most of her time in her work and academics. 

The actress loves speed which is why she also loves sports cars. The River star is afraid of balloons and is proud of the African Culture and heritage.

Zenokuhle would love to learn many South African languages and be a producer and director.

Social Profiles

Zeno is active on social media with a decent following. She posts a little about her personal life and sultry pictures too. From her posts, she enjoys spending time alone.

On February 17, 2022, she posted a throwback picture of her as a young child. The same day, she shared some birthday snaps.

Net Worth

Zenokuhle Maseko has spent a few years in the entertainment industry and has a net worth of R500 000 as of October 2022.

Her main income streams are acting and photography partnerships and deals.