South African actor, Shona Ferguson rose to popularity after playing the role of Dr. Leabua in the soap opera 'Muvhango'.

Caption: Picture of Shona Ferguson (Photo: Pinterest)

Shona Ferguson Mother

Born to South African parents on 30th April 1972 in Gaborone, Botswana, South Africa. But he is yet to reveal details of his parents. Having South African nationality, Shona is of black ethnicity. 

Raised in a small village, he faced challenges in his earlier years. He with his parents still resides in Botswana. Also, he often visits his homeland to check on his folks.

Shona Ferguson Net Worth

This actor must be earning a handsome sum of money from his career. The salary of South African actors ranges from 17,800 ZAR to 61,500 ZAR. So this actor Shona might be earning in the same range. Shona Ferguson had a net worth of around $1.5 Million at the time of his death.

Shona Ferguson with his wife Connie Ferguson sitting in the airplane
Caption: Shona Ferguson with his wife Connie Ferguson sitting in the airplane (Photo: briefly)

He acquired a mansion and a fleet of luxury cars including a BMW and a Mercedes-Benz G-Wagon from his well-paying career. So, he lived a luxurious life out of his earnings.

Shona Ferguson Wife

Shona Ferguson was married once to his beautiful wife Connie Ferguson. So we can call her the first or second wife of Shona. The duo initially met in Johannesburg when he pursues a course in business in the city. Then they were introduced by mutual friends. The duo fell in love at the first sight of each other. After dating for two months, Shona Ferguson tied the knot with his wife Connie in a traditional wedding ceremony. 

Shona Ferguson with his wife Shona Ferguson in their wedding dress
Caption: Shona Ferguson with his wife Shona Ferguson in their wedding dress (Photo: Pinterest)

They got married in the year 2011. Also, his wife Connie is an actress. The duo became parents of a beautiful daughter Alicia Angel Ferguson. Also, he has a stepdaughter named Lesedi Ferguson born from his current wife's past relationship. The couple's daughter Alicia is a music composer and musician. His daughter plays the drum and piano like a pro. Just like her parents, she is set to join the South African entertainment industry. 

Shona Ferguson still Married

Unfortunately, Shona Ferguson isn't still married to his wife Connie Ferguson. In the year 2021, Shona and Connie married life ended due to his death. Before Ferguson's death, they lived a blissful married life.

Shona Ferguson Cause of Death

Shona Ferguson cause of death was Covid-19-related complications. He passed away on July 30, 2021, in Johannesburg, South Africa. 

Picture of Shona Ferguson
Caption: Picture of Shona Ferguson (Photo: bbci)

He died at the Netcare Milpark Hospital. Well his burial date August 4, 2021. 

Shona Ferguson Tattoos

The actor has many tattoos on his body and most evident being those on his left arm. He has pictures of his daughter Alicia near the top of this arm. Also, he has his wife’s name across the flower on the same arm. 

Shona Ferguson posing for the picture
Caption: Shona Ferguson posing for the picture (Photo: ubetoo)

Then he has tattoos of 2 dragons on the right arm across with angel wings on his back. According to reports, his all tattoos show his journey as a man.


In the year 1992, he started his career as a club DJ at The Palace Hotel Night Club in Lesotho. Then Shona started doing jobs behind the scenes and thoroughly enjoyed it. His stepdaughter Lesedi inspired his transition into acting. Then he appeared for the auditions of Generations and got to play the character called Ace. 

Caption: Shona Ferguson with his wife Connie Ferguson (Photo: ubetoo)

Sohna then audition for the soap opera Muvhango and got the role of Dr. Lebua which he executed with passion. For his role, he earned wealth as well as fame. Then he featured in the show Itumeleng Tladi in M-Net’s soap opera The Wild aired from 2011 until 2013. His television roles include Tyson in Season 1 of Isindingo, J.B. Bogatsu in Rockville, Alex in Scandal!, and Jerry Maake in The Queen.

Shona Ferguson clicking a selfie with Connie Ferguson
Caption: Shona Ferguson clicking a selfie with Connie Ferguson (Photo: ytimg)

Also, he appeared in several films such as Mrs. Mandela in 2010. This actor is one of the most notable performances in The Queen playing the character of Jerry Maake. Shona also co-owns Ferguson Films, a film-producing company founded together with his wife Connie. Also, his wife is a business partner. He has won the Golden HornAward for Best Actor in a TV shop.