lebogang oa machedi
He is ambitious, dedicated, hard working and talented. Lebogang is a real game changer, a real creative who took on every odd to make it in the most competitive spaces. His passion is telling stories and affording others opportunities. Lebogang appeared first on stage at the age of 6, due to his amazing talent at that age he played two roles in one stage play in his pre-primary graduation. During his school career both in Primary and Secondary, Lebogang participated in different arts festivals including Grahamstown National Arts Festival among others. In his last two years in secondary he directed and wrote educational stage plays for school. He then studied drama at FUBA school of dramatic arts (2004-2006) during his time in drama school, he produced two plays that were showcased at Market theatre lab before one of them was advanced to Ishashalazi festival. In 2006 he also participated in a production that toured Northern Ireland in the UK where he performed his poetry. At the age of sixteen Lebogang made history by being the youngest writer to write a story for National radio station. He was recognized by Wits School Of Arts for being the most promising student. In 2009 he lead a campaign for DSTV Isuper diski where he played TK and appeared in more than ten TV commercials (Promos) which were directed by his role model Dumisani Phakathi. Shortly after he portrayed TK, lebogang appeared on Generations. Years to follow he enrolled at Big Fish School of digital film making where he obtained his certificate in Film and Television. Although his first love is acting, Lebogang produced and directed films to nature young talent in the Free State. Among other achievements, he produced and directed stage educational plays for grade twelves from 2012 to 2014, it was through this initiative that the percentage of passing grade twelves increased by nine percent. When he is not in front of the camera or behind, Lebogang enjoys motivating young people in churches and schools if not working on pitches to create informative content. Today Lebogang is one of the promising up and coming creatives in the film and television sector. He has already directed big projects such as MTN 8 artists and MTN last fan standing television promos. Lebogang is looking forward to reconnect with his first love as he returns to acting with more determination and eagerness to achieve great thing here and abroad.