The rise of Dineo Moeketsi

The rise of Dineo Moeketsi

Nov 04, 2018, 05:54 PM

Dineo Moeketsi

The script is the same, most celebrities in the showbiz today give credit to talent searches for their rise to stardom but their talent screams different.

So is the story behind South African Actress, singer and television presenter Dineo Moeketsi who won a nationwide talent search to host Channel O’s O-Access show between 2011 and 2012 taking over from renowned presenter Nonhle Thema.

The ambitious presenter was bold enough to quickly branch out into other showbiz endeavours to strengthen her portfolio by appearances in a number of drama series like Soul City, City Sesla, The Queen and some theatre productions like Grease and The Fifth Floor and 66676.

Saturday Night Fever at Delicious... 📸 @themba07th

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Dineo also took a shot at films with one of her most popular being a romcom Mrs Right Guy where she acted along isde industry greats like Thando Thabethe and Thapelo Mokoena and later being nominated for an African Magic Viewers Choice Award (AMVCA).

Having studied at the New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music in New York, the 29 year old previously sang backing vocals for Flash Republic, Dineo has gone ahead to host several TV shows including Ekse Zwakalu , V-Entertainment and endless red carpet events.

However, having a famous mom like Kgomotso Moeketsi doesn’t always come with a rosy lifestyle as rising to fame was never an easy game for Dineo who worked hard to defeat over 3000 contestants to land a role on one of the country’s most sought entertainment shows.

The after after party with my person. 📸 #capturedbymyfuture

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Today she is a brand in the entertainment industry and continues making it big in the industry proving, Dineo knows her goals and goes hard for them.

Besides her career, Dineo knows how to keep her fans on a lockdown with a relationship that screams goals she shares with rapper beau Solo.

The two who have been together for years and are the definition of a power couple and together they have won many hearts including the Most Stylish Couple Awards at the SA Style Awards 2017.


It’s also important to note that the star’s personal fashion is to die for and from red carpet events to hosting to gigs, Dineo makes it a point to leave a statement. With a feminine and versatile classy style, Dineo has gone to win Glamour’s most Glamorous celebrity in 2017.

Main Image Credit: Instagram/@DineoMoeketsi

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ZAlebs Team

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