Zola Nombona (born March 10, 1992) is a South African actress and dancer. She came to prominence for her role as Shado in the second season of the SABC 1 drama series Intersexions. She has starred in other series such as Zbondiwe and Generations: The Legacy.
Zola Nombona was born on March 10, 1992 in Mthatha, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
She went to Victoria Girls High School, Grahams-town and also obtained a degree in Dramatic arts at the University of the Witwatersrand.
Zola Nombona got her first major role in 2013 in the drama series Intersections. She followed it up in 2015 with a role as Roxanne innthe E.TV drama Zbondiwe.
She has also starred in other series such as; Lockdown, Inumber Inumber, Gerations: The Legacy and so on.
Aside acting, she became a brand ambassador for the beauty brand, Avroy Shlain, in 2019.
Awards & Nominations
Nombona won the won the Golden Horn Award for Best Achievement by a lead actress in a made for TV Movie in 2016.
She has got numerous nominations which include; Golden Horn Ward for Best Actress in a lead role in TV Drama (2018, 2019), Golden Horn Award for Best Actress in a TV Comedy (2017).
Nombona is in a relationship with Thomas Gumede, and they have a child together, a boy named Cebelihle. Her baby daddy, Thomas Gumede is a South African actor and movie producer.
Zola Nombona has an estimated net worth of between $200,000 – $800,000.