Skeem Saam’s New Tbose: Hungani Ndlovu full bio, age, wife, kids and net worth

Hungani Ndlovu, born on 19 June 1994, is a 29 year-old South African actor well known for playing Romeo Medupe on Scandal etv and starred on Ring of Beasts. Recently he replaced T-Bose, Thabo Maputla on Skeem Saam.

Moreover, he is the founder of SANS Group. Which stands for Strong Attitudes Nurture Success, it is an artist development studio. Read more about him below.

Biography Profile of Hungani Ndlovu

A picture of Hungani Ndlovu
A picture of Hungani Ndlovu

Full Name: Hungani Ndlovu
Gender: Male
Date of birth: 19 June 1994
Age: 29 years old (2023)
Place of birth: Bushbuckridge, Nelspruit City, Mpumalanga, South Africa
Occupation: Actor, Dancer and DJ
Known for: Playing Romeo Medupe on Scandal
Founder: SANS group
Personal Website:
Company website: SANS Group
Instagram: @hunganindlovu
Youtube: The Ndlovus Uncut
Spouse: Stephanie Sandows
Nationality: South African

Early life of Hungani Ndlovu

On June 19, 1994, in Bushbuckridge, Nelspruit City, Mpumalanga Province, South Africa, Hungani Ndlovu was born. He began dancing at a very young age, but it wasn’t until 2011 that he realised it was his way of life. Hungani studied and worked in the United States for three years, primarily in LA and NYC.


He graduated from the Acting for Film programme in Los Angeles. He took classes from well-known choreographers in addition to attending classes at the Flii’Cademy, which is operated by one of Chris Brown’s choreographers, FliiStylz.

Career life Hungani  Ndlovu

Hungani Ndlovu is an accomplished presenter, dancer, and actress. He is most known for his role as Romeo Medupe on Scandal, although he left the show in 2020. His first leading part was in Memories of an Honest Voice, which was nominated for the 2015 Africa Movie Academy Awards’ “Best Short Film” category.

The New Thabo Maputla and his wife at Skeem Saam
The New Thabo Maputla and his wife at Skeem Saam

He had two theatre appearances in 2016: A Night with Sam and A Raisin in the Sun. MO appeared in the movie Sipho in 2018 and then HEKS in 2019. Furthermore, he also had a lead role in the Wish You Were Here music video by Black Coffee. In 2021, the former Scandal star made appearances on Ring of Beasts, The Hex, and One (nine).

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Hungani Ndlovu is a survivor of domestic violence

Hungani recently shared his prior relationship with an ex-lover. He claimed to have experienced domestic abuse and said he hoped sharing his experience would inspire others. “The tranquilly before my life made a U-turn.

Hungani Ndlovu and his daughter
Hungani Ndlovu and his daughter

He stated on Twitter, “I’m standing tall as a survivor of domestic violence, heading down a road I never thought I’d travel and very uncomfortable with. “While I was still living in the US, I entered a violent relationship.

During the time, I would engage in physical contact with my girlfriend. We spent one year and six months together. The previous six months spent together were so violent.

Youth Empowerment

Hungani Ndlovu is really committed to giving his fellow youths more power. According to his bio, “I started SANS Group, an artist development studio, out of my passion to empower people in the creative sphere.” Hungani is one of four directors at Matrixmen, a NPO that aids male victims of abuse. SANS Group teaches acting, dancing and showbiz.

He used play Romeo Modupe on Scandal
He used play Romeo Modupe on Scandal

Moreover, it runs a small agency to represent inexperienced performers in order to give them an opportunity to enter the entertainment industry. In addition, he is a co-founder of The Ndlovu Foundation. Which is a nonprofit organisation that promotes youth empowerment and aids in the discovery of one’s mission in life.

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Personal life of Hungani Ndlovu

Hungani once had an abusive girlfriend while he was a student in Los Angeles, United States. He claimed that because he had been taught as a child not to touch a woman, he was unable to defend himself. However, Hungani ended up with his current wife Stephanie Sandows. Who played Ingrid on Scandal, in the start of the year 2020.

Did the couple have a miscarriage?

The pair got married in 2020 and shared wedding images online, and they both looked stunning. However, their marriege got into a dark period when Stephanie Sandows had a miscarriage. They lost their first child and it was a terrible time for the couple.

However, afterwards they were persistent and tried again and conceived Rhu. And luckily this time there was no miscarriage and the baby was born healthy and strong. Making Hungani Ndlovu a father of one to Rhu.


In popular culture

Moreover, the duo also works together on their YouTube channel, The Ndlovus Uncut. Where they talk about love, life and family. Hungani is also a dancer and choreographer, and is loved by millions for his beautiful accent and handsomeness.

Net worth

It’s uncertain how much Hungani Ndlovu is worth. However, our experts suggest that he is worth around $1.5 million to $2 million. Which translates to around R19 million to R36 million. This is estimated net worth not money in the bank.

Social media

While Hungani is practically on all social media platforms. He is most famous on Instagram, Facebook and YouTube. On Instagram he goes under the username @hunganindlovu.

While on Twitter he is @HunganiNdlovu. And, lastly he is Hungani Ndlovu on Facebook. Moreover, he can be reached via his websites at and respectively.