Biography of Kagiso Lediga & Net Worth 2024

Biography of Kagiso Lediga & Net Worth 2024.

Kagiso Lediga (born 6 May 1978) is a South African Tswana comedian, actor, writer, and director. He is the creator and executive producer of the Netflix crime drama Queen Sono which was released on 28 February 2020. Lediga has written and directed noteworthy television comedies including the cult classic The Pure Monate Show, Late Nite News with Loyiso Gola, and the Bantu Hour. He has played leading roles in the films Bunny Chow, Wonder Boy for President and Catching Feelings.


In 2017, Lediga co-produced directed, and starred in the romantic drama film Catching Feelings. On 10 December 2018, Lediga was announced as the creator and one of the executive producers of the Netflix crime drama series Queen Sono. Queen Sono was released on 28 February 2020 with positive reviews. In April 2020, the series was renewed by Netflix for a second season. However, on 26 November 2020, it was reported that Netflix has canceled the series because of the production challenges brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.


Year Film Genre Role Notes
2013 Mary and Martha Drama Kumi
2017 Catching Feelings Drama Max Matsane Actor, director, writer
2017 Wizard Drama Director
Year Television Genre Role Notes
1997 The Phat Joe Show
2004 Pure Monate Show Actor
2015 The Bantu Hour Presenter, actor
2020 Queen Sono Crime drama Creator, executive producer, director, writer Netflix


Year Association Category Nominated work Result
2014 South African Film and Television Awards Best Director of a TV Comedy Late Nite News with Loyiso Gola Nominated
Best Writing Team of a TV Comedy Nominated
2015 Best Achievement in Scriptwriting -TV Comedy Nominated
Best Achievement in Directing – TV Comedy Nominated

Kagiso Lediga Net Worth

Estimated Net Worth in 2021 $5 Million to $10 Million Approx
Previous Year’s Net Worth (2020) $1 Million to $5 Million Approx
Annual Salary Being Updated
Income Source Actor