Skeem Saam’s Sakhile – Sipho Nicholas Nkuna was born in Nelspruit – Mpumalanga Province. Nicholas is a South African actor, singer, voice artist and dancer best known for his role as Sakhile on SABC1 drama series Skeem Saam. He studied Musical Theatre at Tshwane University of Technology in Pretoria. Nicholas was specially selected to continue honing his craft at the USA’s prestigious Ballstate University, Indiana. He played the recurring role of Sakhile on the third season of the SABC1 soap opera Skeem Saam, in 2015. He cast as Simba in The Lion King UK Tour. He played Dingane in Deon Opperman’s Shaka Zulu the Musical.