Born on January 25, 1969 in Lesotho, Desmond Dube is a South African actor who is known for his works on television, such as Friends Indeed, Suburban Bliss, and Joburg Blues. Dube has received formal training in both commercial and industry theater. His stage credits include the lead in Jozi Jozi, Peto, and the musical Street Sisters. He also appeared in the critically acclaimed stage play Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat. He also appeared iin the feature films Inside and Tarzan, In 2001, she appeared opposite Oscar-nominated Armin Mueller-Stahl for The Long Run, which was acquired by Universal Films for distribution worldwide except Africa.
Dube also stars in one of the most popular comedy variety shows in South Africa called Dube on Monday. In 2004, he was cast in a lead role in the Academy Award-nominated Hotel Rwanda. He bagged a regular role in the adaptation of The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency Series aired in HBO as a 13-part series.