The River VS The Queen Salaries Despite Being Owned By The Fergusons
Fergusons Films is the company that owns rights and broadcasts both The River and The Queen. Both telenovela’s attract a huge fellowship due to it’s the captivating storyline. Just how much do actors on The River earn compared to their counterparts at The Queen?
1 Magic debuted yet another telenovela in January of 2018 with The River cast coming into play. The actors and actresses have managed to wow their viewers so far. As the saga unfolds, the suspense, thrill, and excitement of guessing what happens next will have you glued to your screen and unflinching.
The River Salaries (The River VS The Queen Salaries)
The leading role of the merciless business lady goes to Sindi who rounds up as Lindiwe. Sindi had to leave SABC2’s Venda-soapie Muvhango to clinch the new top billing role of Lindiwe.
Hlomla Dandala is not new to the scenes of acting as he was previously on Isidingo. He came back to M-Net and currently features as Zweli, the husband of Lindiwe, or if you like Sindi Dlathu husband in the film. Dandala takes home R45,000 per month.
Larona Moagi gets a salary between R25,000 to R30,00 a month. Don Mlangeni, Moshidi Motshegwa and Lawrence Maleka, also get the same range of salary as Moagi.
Presley Chweneyage between R27,000 to R34,000 a month. He stars as Thuso ‘Cobra’ Mokoena. He plays as the first son and the eldest child to Thato and Malefu’s.
Tango Ncetezo gets between R23,000 to R32,000 while Shannon Esra is paid between R25,000 to R35,000 a month. Sello Maake ka-Ncube is paid between R25,000 to R35,000 a month.
Lunga Shabalala who debuts as Lindanitake home salary is between R20,000 to R25,000 per month. Due to their roles and time on scenes, Tinah Mnumzana (Flora), Thapelo Sebogodi (Khabzela), and Matshepo Sekgopi (Dimpho) get the same range of salary between R18,000 to R25,000 per month.
The Queen Salaries (The River VS The Queen Salaries)
According to Mzansi Ndaba, Isibaya Jessica Nkosi who joined The Queen, her take-home salary is between R45 000 to R50 000 per month.
Popularly known as DJ Mix, Themba Ndaba is one of the most decorated entertainers in South Africa and his take-home salary is between R30 000 to R35 000 per month.
Our fave maid from the show, Thembsie Matu earns between R20 000.00 to R25 000.00. Loyiso McDonald and Zandile Msutwana have a take away salary of R30 000.00 to R35 000.00 each. This is roughly what Themba Ndaba, Zenande Mfenyana, and SK Khoza also take away monthly.