Patrick Seleka Biography
Patrick Seleka, born on February 19, 1992, in Seshego, South Africa, is one of the most popular and wealthiest soap opera actors in the country. He has gained fame for his roles in various soap operas, most notably starring alongside Clement Maosa on Skeem Saam.
Patrick was born in the city of Seshego. His father served as a policeman during his early years. Patrick’s journey into the world of acting began with his education at Pretoria’s School of Arts, where he studied the field of information technology.
Career and Achievements
Patrick’s career took off when he joined the cast of Skeem Saam, a show that received an award for being the Most Popular TV Show in 2016. His portrayal of the character Katlego ‘Kat’ Petersen on the SABC1 drama series Skeem Saam brought him widespread recognition. Patrick’s popularity is also evident on social media, where he boasts over 180,000 Instagram followers.
As one of the richest soap opera actors from South Africa, Patrick Seleka’s net worth is estimated to be around $5 million as of January 13, 2024. His primary source of income is his work as a soap opera actor. Despite his wealth, details about his car ownership and house are not publicly available.
Patrick is also known for his role as Katlego from Skeem Saam. He hails from a small township called Seshego in Limpopo and is known for his love for writing poems and entertaining people.
In his personal life, Patrick has been open about his struggles. He has admitted to being emotionally and mentally abusive towards his wife, Mmabaneng Seleka, contributing to her depression. This confession was made public via an Instagram post.
Patrick Seleka is not just a renowned actor but also a significant figure in South Africa’s entertainment industry. He celebrates his birthday on February 19 every year, and as of his last birthday, he is 30 years old.