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Leleti Khumalo

Leleti Khumalo was born on March 30, 1970 in KwaMashu, South Africa. She is an actress, known for Hotel Rwanda (2004), Invictus (2009) and Yesterday (2004). She has been married to Mbongeni Ngema since 1992. See full bio »
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 2016 Free State (completed)
 2015 Yefon (announced)
Ya Yuvenyonge (rumored)
 2015 Uzalo (TV Series)
Zandile Mdletshe
 2011 Winnie Mandela
Adelaide Tambo
 2010 Africa United
Sister Ndebele
 2010 Hopeville
 2009 Invictus
 2009 Hopeville (TV Series)
Flo Raphoto
 2005 Faith's Corner
 2004/I Yesterday
Yesterday Khumalo
 1995 Cry, the Beloved Country
Katie (as Leleti Kumalo)
 1992 Sarafina!
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 1992 Sarafina! (performer: "Thank You Mama", "Vuma Diozi Lami")
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 2012 Caxton Awards (TV Special)
Herself - Host
 1988 Voices of Sarafina! (Documentary)
 1988 The 42nd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Herself - Performer & Nominee: Best Featured Actress in a Musical

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Was nominated for Broadway's 1988 Tony Award as Best Actress (Featured Role - Musical) for "Sarafina," in a role she recreated in the film version of the same title, Sarafina! (1992).

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