Connie Ferguson Biography
Connie Ferguson (Full Name: Connie Ferguson Masilo) is a popularly known South African actress, filmmaker, producer, and business lady. In addition, she is well known for her Karabo Moroka’s main role in South Africa’s most popular Soap Opera, Generations.
Connie Ferguson Age
How old is Ferguson? She is 51 years old as of 2023. Ferguson was born on 10 June 1970, in Kimberly, Northern Cape, South Africa.
Connie Ferguson Education
Ferguson apparently went to law school. Unfortunately, she did not perform well and failed criminal law and decided to switch to drama, she graduated from the University of KwaZulu-Natal in 2012 and earned a degree in drama and performing arts.
Connie Ferguson Height|Weight
Ferguson stands on an average height of 5 feet 5 inches and weighs around 70kgs
Connie Ferguson Family
Ferguson was raised by her parents, Fish Masilo and Margaret Masilo. Connie’s mother died in 2013, however, she has not revealed information regarding her family members. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Connie Ferguson Husband
She was happily married to Shona Ferguson and has two daughters, Lesedi and Alicia at the time of his death. The duo tied the knot in November 2001 and renewed their wedding vows at a beautiful ceremony in 2011. Shona is a self-confessed hopeless romantic who enjoys spoiling his wife Connie with lavish gifts, flowers, and home-cooked meals.
In an interview, she said, “Shona is my soulmate. Before he came along I didn’t know how to love so completely and I want my daughters to know their prince is out there. I still have a crush on my husband. I sometimes wonder what I’ve done to have the love of such a man.”
Connie was previously married to Neo Matsunyane who was her first husband. She and Neo were having a few relationship issues and ultimately, the couple decided to split through an approach of getting a divorce.
Connie Ferguson Children|Daughters
Ferguson is a loving mother of two daughters named Lesedi Matsunyane, born 31 December 1992,(from her first marriage), and her second daughter Alicia Ferguson whom she had with her husband Shona Ferguson. She is also a grandmother to her eldest daughter’s (Lesedi) son. She loves the young boy by the name of Renewal.
Connie Ferguson Career
She was born and raised in Kimberly, Northern Cape, South Africa. Ferguson began her career in South Africa’s most famous Soap Opera in 1994. She is a popularly known Actress, Producer, Film-maker, and Businesswoman. Ferguson is well known for her main role in Karabo Moroka on South Africa’s most famous Soap Opera, Generations. She worked for more than 16 years and left in 2010. Connie comes from a Christian family.
Ferguson has appeared in Many Movies like Generations, Soul City, Comedy Central, Soul City, Late Night News with, Roaster, Strictly Come Dancing, The Queen, and more. Additionally, she also appeared in 2018 on the cover of Forbes Woman Africa magazine. Ferguson made a dept in the movie The Queen on a telenovela, furthermore, she performed in the popular show Harriet Khoza
Moreover, also starred as Marang Lebone, a helicopter mom and the matriarch of the Lebone family, in the M-Net soap opera The Wild, from 2011-2013. Connie was the lead role in What If, Crime Reporter, Maitemogelo, and Soul City 1, 2, 3, and 4. She had a lead role in the production Cape of Good Hope and made a guest appearance on Okavango.
Connie Ferguson cars
Ferguson own various fancy cars over the years but one of her most precious vehicles is her red Mercedes Benz AMG63s. Her husband Shona Ferguson bought her the car in 2016. “So I just got home and found this parked in my garage! OMG, I really have no words, Shona Ferguson! I am one very lucky wife! Thank you for just… YOU!” she wrote on Instagram. Connie and her husband also own a BMW, Range Rover, and Mercedes Benz G-Wagon.
Connie Ferguson Achievements
Ferguson was voted one of South Africa’s Ten Most Beautiful Women by Cosmopolitan Magazine and in 1997 she was featured in David Dodd’s Portraits of South Africa’s Most Beautiful Women in 1993.
Connie Ferguson TV Shows
- Generations (1994)
- Solly Loves Kina (2002-)
- Late Night News (2004-2007)
- Comedy Central Roaster… (2010-) Judge
- Generations (2013)
- Rockville (2015)
- The Queen (2016 TV series) (2016–present)
Connie Ferguson Salary
She has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000.
Connie Ferguson Net Worth
Ferguson has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million
Connie Ferguson’s Social media Platforms
She is very active on social media platforms and has over 1.2k followers on Twitter, 3.5M followers on Instagram, and over 2.6k followers on Facebook.