A passion driven Artist, Actor, Producer & African Filmmaker born into the Mokoena Family.
Thapelo Archibald Sfufane Mokoena has always been surrounded by a multitude of family members.This explains why he’s always had such a strong affinity to people and communities. A man about Family & Love. Love for the African Idea.
Thapelo was born in a small town called Ladysmith on the 21st of October 1982, under the Mkhamba tree on his way to hospital. This is the same town that boasts the birth of the legendary Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Sugar Boy Malinga and more..
A Sotho Man, Zulu raised, Bilingual African, An African Ideas Man, An Original Man, A True Original.
Owner & founder of Easy Sundays Productions a motion picture company that makes films, TV shows,Corporate Videos etc. He is also founder of the SAFTA award winning Kasi Movie Nights mobile cinema brand as well the Air Movie Nights mobile cinema brand, a company that focuses on outdoor cinema events in townships & rural areas as well urban spaces through Air Movie Nights. A unique cinema consumption lifestyle event.
Nero 2016: 100% SOLD The maiden vintage Nero 2016 is sold out, but don’t despair, we now are happy to supply the Nero 2017 vintage! No better time to start your vintage @neromomentsza Collection. Look out for a special message on the bottle from yours truly with every vintage release Although you still might be […]
Do you remember a time I could not go anywhere without being referred to as your ‘China’, nor could I shake it off. I must be honest, at some point, I grew very anxious that my name would fizzle into the background because of this huge brand collaboration and partnership I had gotten myself into, […]
Opportunity to widen my net has met me once again! I am not new to the international production scene, I’ve worked on a British drama series for 8 years. As an artist that carefully selects the work that I work on, I couldn’t be happier to finally be wrapping up production on Trackers the series […]
Oh man, what a time the SAFTAs weekend was ! SAFTAs and Bosman Wines partnered up to be the main wine sponsor for the whole weekend for selected guests to engage in tastings at all the activities that were happening in and around the Awards Show. On the Friday evening, it was full of excitement […]
So far we can report a good harvest with a higher yield on the Wellington farm and good quality all round. Thankfully December and January were largely free of heatwaves which allowed the grapes to ripen slowly. When the searing temperatures arrived in February the grapes were ripe and ready for pressing. We have a […]
I am incredibly pleased to share with all of you my most recent partnership with a brand I am so dearly fond of; Volvo. Upon meeting a few weeks ago, it was clear that the interest was mutual and the relationship at onset, is going to be an organic one. I found it very endearing, […]
Look, Nero stole the show at the Joburg Wine Club, Summer Garden Party if we do say so ourselves! As expected, this event was at full capacity, which made for a beautiful atmosphere out at the stunning Buitengeluk Venue in Broadacres. Nero tasting paired with delicious canapes was the order of the day. We’d like […]
My partners at KUNENE MAKOPO Risk Solutions and I are extremely proud to be partnered with the SAFTAS. Our soon-to-launch family cover product IMBEWU will be awarding a R50 000 cash prize for winner of the Best Actor & Best Actress in a telenovela at this year’s SAFTAs, taking place on March 2nd 2019 in Sun City. In […]
It was a much anticipated afternoon last week Wednesday (January 30th), for all those who have been keeping a steady eye on the current buzz and journey of the Bosman Family Vineyards & Thapelo Mokoena collaboration, Nero. Thapelo hosted the first of many Nero tastings for the public out in Parkhurst, at Dry Dock Liquors. The afternoon […]
It is truly a rare occasion that Thapelo would be afforded the opportunity with his busy timetable, to do such a shoot with his family. Furthermore, to align schedules with Super Mom and entrepreneur Lesego, often proves to be quite the challenge. Their first family shoot was last year in 2018, which was produced & […]