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Thishiwe Ziqubu

Thishiwe Ziqubu is an award-winning actor and filmmaker based in Johannesburg, South Africa. Identifying as gender non-binary, Thishiwe's pronouns are They/Them. They star in the BET mini-series Madiba opposite Laurence Fishburne, as well as Book of Negroes, also starring Aunjanae Ellis and Cuba Gooding Jnr. Thishiwe won several Best Actress awards ... See full bio »

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Emoyeni Director
Hard to Get Skiets
Rhythm City Writer


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 2021 The Award Ceremony (Short)
 2020 Blood Psalms (TV Series)
- Fire From Heaven (2020) ... Kuthala
- War of the Gods ... Kuthala
- Horus Rising ... Kuthala
- Götterdämmerung ... Kuthala
 2019 Into Infinity (Short)
Katherine 'Kit' Makena
 2018 Measure of A Woman (Short)
 2017 The Imposter S1 (TV Series)
Mantwa / Matshepo
 2017 iNumber Number (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (2017) ... Liyana
 2017 Madiba (TV Mini Series)
Evelyn Mandela
- Troublemaker (2017) ... Evelyn Mandela
 2016 Wonder Boy for President
Mbali Sithole
 2015 Tell Me Sweet Something
 2015 It's Complicated (TV Series)
 2015 The Book of Negroes (TV Mini Series)
- Episode #1.1 (2015) ... Sira
 2014/I Hard to Get
 2011 Man on Ground
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