Keabetswe is a South African actress, public speaker, event MC and businesswoman. She is most notable for her acting roles on the South African telenovela “Greed and Desire”, “Muvhango” and recently starred on the new telenovela “UBettina Wethu” and now “Family Secrets” as the character Captain Neo.
With five years to date in the industry, Keabetswe has seen great success with her acting career. The Family Secrets star first broke into the industry and captured Mzansi’s heart with her role as the tswana Princess Oarabile on Greed and Desire and now has viewers captivated as the relentless Captain Neo on the second installment of SABC 1 drama series, Family Secrets.
Neo is a young woman dedicated and committed to the constitution and serving justice. As many wear their hearts on their sleeves, Neo proudly wears the South African constitution on hers.
“The character is completely different to all the other characters I’ve portrayed before, and it feels like a new lease on performance for me as an actress. That’s what I love about Neo. Playing her has really challenged me, I’ve had to go deep and dark areas within me in order breath life into her” – Keabetswe Mashugane.
Family Secrets tells the story of the affluent intergenerational family, who are bound together by their immense wealth and their terrible secrets, that if revealed could destroy them and all they have built.