Lorna Maseko biography, age, education, marriage

Lorna Maseko is a South African presenter, chef, dancer, and choreographer. She is a very influential star in Mzansi who came from a humble background.

Lorna Maseko was born on 3 July 1983, making her 40 years old at the time of publishing this Lorna Maseko biography. Her parents raised her in a humble family: her father was a taxi driver and her mother a receptionist.

In brief:

  • Real name: Lorna Maseko
  • Occupation: Ballet dancer, Choreographer, MC, and TV Presenter
  • Birthday: 3 July 1983
  • Nationality: South African
  • Star sign: Cancer
  • Birth place: Alexandra township, Johannesburg
  • Height: N/A
  • Children: One daughter
  • Net Worth: Between $2 million and $5 million

Lorna Maseko’s humble background did not limit her aspirations. Her dreams and commitment to success have made one of the most celebrated personalities in South Africa. She is in the limelight for many reasons including for being the best black female ballet dancer in SA and for being an award-winning author.

Lorna Maseko career has inspired many other young South Africans to work hard regardless of their circumstances. The chef also hosts a cooking show, “The Hostess with Lorna Maseko.”

Chef Lorna Maseko cooking

Other than being a celebrated chef, Lorna Maseko is also a presenter. She has produced the entertainment programme “Afro Showbiz News”. Various online sources have referred her as a skilled anchor.

Lorna Maseko biography
Lorna Maseko presenting

She has featured in various popular shows, such as

  • I Love SA
  • Top Billing
  • Afternoon Express
  • Expresso
  • So You Think You Can Dance
  • Homegrown Taste SA

Lorna Maseko businesses, net worth, source of wealth

This Lorna Maseko biography also presents the business interests of the celebrity chef. She owns an event and lifestyle company Fabulous Production.

Lorna Maseko also has a very expensive luxury car. In 2018, she signed a one-year deal to work as the official brand ambassador for the Germany car manufacturers in South Africa. She was gifted a beautiful car as part of the deal.

Lorna Maseko car

Lorna Maseko net worth is estimated to be between 2 and 5 million US dollars. She gets most of her income from working as a presenter on TV and entertainment jobs as well as her business ventures.

Lorna Maseko award

As part of having a succesful career, Lorna Maseko receive a recognition and was awarded:

  • 2021: Nominated for “Best Food Program – Online and Streaming”, “Best Drink or Beverage Program”, “Best Social Media Short Video”
  • 2020: Her cookbook won “Best Celebrity Cookbook” and “Best International Cookbook” at the Gourmand World Cookbook Awards.

Lorna Maseko family, marriage, and relationship life

If you have been wondering whether Lorna Maseko is still married, we are sorry to reveal that she was divorced in 2016. She was married to Gcina “GC” Lukhele, who is a Johannesburg-based sales executive. They conducted a glamourous wedding in 2010. The venue was at the Memoire Wedding Venue in Muldersdrift.

Lorna Maseko wedding collapsed due to a cheating scandal, and her divorce was announced on a Twitter page.

Rumours also revealed that Lorna Maseko was dating Floyd Shivambu with whom they sired a child.

Lorna Maseko and Shivambu

Lorna Maseko gave birth to her first child in 2021, who is reportedly Floyd Shivambu.

Zalebs, a leading celebirty website says the following about Lorna Maseko’s dating and relationship life:

“Lorna Maseko was dragged into the cheating scandal that rocked fellow television presenter Katlego Maboe. The two were said to have been involved romantically. Maboe spilt the beans and admitted that he got intimate with someone he was not supposed to be intimate with but denied having knowledge of his mistress’s marital status. He also did not reveal the identity of the woman but Mzansi connected the dots.”