Skeem Saam’s Molefe Monaisa is a South African actor best known for his role as Wallet in the SABC1 soapie Skeem Saam, from 2011 to date. In 2009 he was a regular cast member of the SABC2 sitcom Konsternasie Oppie Stasie, playing the role of Amos Tshabalala, the General Manager of Station Siyaya. He also played the role of Daniel Phute in the SABC3 comedy series One Way, from 2006-2007.
Wallet the Character on Skeem Saam
Wallet is in his mid-forties, an eccentric man who has completely thrown away his life.
He travelled the world as a member of a hit stage play cast, performed on Broadway, West End. But he lacked the discipline that an actor needs to survive in the industry. Things fell apart and he lived on the streets of New York until his family went to fetch him. He knows that he messed up his life big time and that it may be too late to pick up the pieces. He always brags about all the exciting, adventurous things he’s done in life. He is a naysayer who complains about everything and misses the past. His purpose in the series is to teach Kwaito, Katlego and Tbose some tough life lessons.