By: Ntombikayise Mathomane.

Born and raised in Atteridgeville,  Pretoria, popularly known for playing the role of a gangster called ‘Pablo’ in ETV Scandal. Otto Nobela mentioned that he also starred in Matwetwe, The bantu hour, Letter of hope, The brave one, Surviving Gaza, and Queen sono. The rising star said he started being passionate with acting while he was still in High school.

“I started acting in 2007 through the community group called ‘Siphiwe Isipho’ and later went to complete a two year development programme with the South African State Theatre, where I am currently a drama facilitator, “I received an award for being the Best supporting actor at Mzansi Fela in 2014 and 2015, giving back to my community has been the biggest blessing as I share my knowledge and skills by teaching community groups at different  schools.”  Nobela said.

Although Nobela’s talent started being recognised at South African State Theatre but he became famous after he appeared on various  television shows . As a young director, he further said he hopes to use arts to tell stories that have gone unheard.

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