This is how much the River actors earn monthly. It is without doubt that Sindi Dlathu playes the role of a merciless businesswoman exceptionally well. Sindi Dlathu plays the character of Lindiwe on the river.The talented actress Sindi was once at SABC2’s beloved soapie Muvhango however she later on came to the River where she is playing the role of a vicious and cunning business woman and her character has become the viewers favourite. It is not clear how much she earns but she is among the highest paid actors on the soapie.
The gorgeous Hlomla Dandala who was once working on Isidingo came back to M-Net and features in this telenovela as Zweli, Lindiwe’s husband. It has been reported that Dandala earns a monthly salary of R45 000 per month.
Tumi who is played by Larona Moagi earns a monthly salary between R25 000 to R30 000 a month. Don Mlangeni, rakgadi Moshidi Motshegwa and Lawrence Maleka, are also in the same salary band as Moagi.
Presley Chweneyagae, who is known by many as “Tsotsi” earns between R27 000 to R34 000 a month. He features as Thuso ‘Cobra’ Mokoena who is the first son and the eldest child to Thato and Malefu’s.
Tango Ncetezo earns roughly between R23,000 to R32,000 while Shannon Esra is paid between R25 000 to R35 000 a month. Even the legendary Sello Maake ka-Ncube is said to be earning between R25 000 to R35 000 a month.