Backstage cast

Backstage cast. Images from Instagram@

Backstage cast – Where are they now?

From producing hit films to starring in big-budget screen productions, this is what the former cast of’s ‘Backstage’ are up to now.

Backstage cast

Backstage cast. Images from Instagram@

Backstage has been credited as one of the best drama series that thrust several actors into the limelight. The drama series premiered on in 2000 and went off air in 2007.

It was regarded as one of the most-watched drama series and had an incredible cast to show for it. Many have been trying to connect the dots about the Backstage cast that managed to wow viewers for years.

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Baby Cele

The award-winning actress starred as Katlego Rathebe. Years later, she has become a force to reckon with regarding small screens.

She has wowed viewers with her on-screen character on SABC 1’s most watched soapie Uzalo.

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Katlego Danke

Backstage cast
Actress Katlego Danke. Image from Instagram@katlegodankeofficial

Thanks to Backstage, she has fast become one of Mzansi’s most sought-after actresses. She starred as Keketso. The actress has fast become a household name thanks to her on-screen characters on Generations as Dineo and Thathi on Gomora.

Clint Brink

The SAFTA award winner starred as Shawn Jacobs on Backstage. After the cancellation of Backstage, he starred in a series of drama series, including Binnelanders as Dr Abrahams.

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KB Motsilanyane

Her shot to fame came in the backdrop of her on-screen character of Kaybee on Backstage. Against the backdrop of her newfound fame, she starred in several drama series, including Rhythm City and 7de Laan.


However, several stars from the drama series managed to wow South Africans with their unmatched acting flair after the cancellation of the drama series.

Others established themselves as media personalities, while others became celebrated business owners with several investments under their watch.

  • Loyiso Mangena – In 2017, he was the chief operations officer at Pamodzi Group
  • Charl Timotheus – Reported to be working behind the scenes as an executive producer
  • Carlo Radebe – Starred in several drama series, including Isibaya, Isidingo and Generations
  • Katleho Ramaphakela – Actor and producer
  • Pam Andrews – Starred in Rhythm City
  • Lorcia Cooper – Starred in several drama series, which includes Lockdown