Lorcia Cooper Biography

Being happy and at peace in life requires an individual to appreciate everything in life. To dance as if no one is watching is one of the simplest joys of life. Lorcia Cooper is a South African dancer and actress who continues to remind everyone to live their best lives regardless of the highs and lows of life. Beyond the screens, she is a mother and wife to her new husband

Lorcia Cooper was born on the 9th of November 1978 in Cape Town, South Africa. Today, Lorcia Cooper age is 44 years. She is a Scorpio and a South African citizen. From a tender age, she had a passion for dancing. Her parents, therefore, supported this interest and fervor by enrolling her in dancing classes when she was four years old. Today, the beautiful lady is a dancer, choreographer, dance teacher, and actress.

Early life and education

Together with her brother, Lorcia, whose name is often misspelt as Lucia Cooper, enrolled for Latin American and Ballroom dancing competitions. At the time of enrolment, she was only four years old. Soon after turning five, she won her first competition by developing top in the provincial championships for both Ballroom and Latin American dances. At eight years old, she enrolled at the Academy of Dance, where Debby Turner was her mentor and guide.

Lorcia’s skill in dancing led her to double up as a teacher and student at the North West Arts Council’s Dance Academy in her teenage years. While at the institution, she participated in many dance productions. She bagged the FNB Vita Best Female Dancer Award when she was 19 years old.

Physical appearance Lorcia is an attractive South African woman. Although her body measurements are unknown to the public, her fit body is admirable. One notable feature is her eyes. Lorcia Cooper eyes are strikingly beautiful.

Career path Lorcia’s career

In the South African entertainment industry has lasted over two decades now. She was the primary representative of South Africa during her work in Faust. The performance was held in Berlin. At the time, Robin Orlyn was her director. She later became an SABC2 Travel Xplorer presenter before taking up the lead role in Hey Boy, which was a local feature film that aired in 2003.

She portrayed the role of Cindi in the movie. The film was directed by Andre Odendaal and written by Justin Cohen and Brendan Pollecutt.  In 2008, she was one of the judges in the dancing competition, Dans! Dans! Dans!, on ykNET. The show aired from January until March that year. The dancer and actress was also a choreographer and judge in the 2008 competition, High School Musical: Spotlight South Africa. The reality talent competition was held from August to September and aired on M-Net.

In 2017, after a break, Lorcia made a comeback on the screens after being cast in the Mzansi Magic show, Lockdown. The plot is set in a women’s prison. The prisoners strive for survival and power. They also fight with their inner demons.

The actress plays the character of Tyson, and the show is currently in its fourth season. In 2017, Lorcia played the role of 27-year-old Marang in Zulu Wedding, the movie. She was Lu’s best friend during their schools days. Her character is that of a talented and artistic-looking jewellery designer who is just about to make it in her career.

Locia Khumalo Husband

During her acceptance speech at the 2019 SAFTA gala, Lorcia Khumalo announced to the world that she was a newly married woman. Lorcia Cooper husband is a man named Khumalo. Although details of Lorcia Cooper wedding are scarce, she proudly asserted that her new name is Mrs. Khumalo.

Mandla Khumalo and Lorcia Cooper are happily married and are raising a happy and close-knit family. Lorcia Cooper new husband is supportive of her career.


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