Meet Diep City actress Moshine Mametja (Ausi Mary) in real life

Ausi Mary or Momo, who is a supporting cast member in Mzansi Magic’s Diep City, has swiftly garnered the favor of fans and is definitely one of the fan favorites since she entered the series in 2021.

But did you know that Mary from Diep City is a well-educated and well-mannered young woman who once competed in the Miss South Africa pageant?

Here’s everything else you didn’t know about Mary from Diep City in real life, including the answer to the most often asked question regarding her love life.


Mary from Diep City real name and age

Mary from Diep City is Moshine Mametja in real life. She was born on October 18, 1994, and is currently 27 years old.

She grew up in Phalaborwa, Limpopo, and was born in The Oaks Ga-Sekororo, Limpopo Province, South Africa.


Although the actress mentioned in a previous interview that her parents, particularly her mother, were opposed to her pursuing acting because they didn’t believe she would be able to make a career from it, no information about her parents or siblings has been released.

Mary from Diep City education in real life

Moshine Mametja is not only a lovely and talented young lady, but she is also intelligent. She attended Phalaborwa schools for all her primary and secondary studies.

She earned with a National Diploma in Drama from Tshwane University of Technology Art Campus after matriculating from Hoerskool Frans du Toit.

She started her career in theatre

Moshine Mametja, like many other well-known actors and actresses, began her career as a stage performer before making her way to the big screen.

She has appeared in various theatre performances, including the Rostrum Theatre, Wits Main Theatre, and Breytenbach Theatre, in both supporting and main parts.

Apart from her role as Mary on Diep City, Moshine has had roles in a couple of student films while at Tshwane University of Technology (TUT), including a main role in the 2018 film After Robot.

She is multilingual

Moshine Mametja is a gifted multi-lingual in real life, just like her character Mary on Diep City. She is multilingual, speaking English, IsiZulu, Sepedi, and Xitsonga.

She’s a model 

Moshine Mametja is a runway queen in addition to being a superb actress. She made her runway debut in 2008 when she competed in the Miss Maruleng pageant, winning the second princess title. She was crowned the first princess of the Miss Oaks pageant in 2009.

Moshine Mametja returned to the modeling world in June 2021 when she entered the Miss South Africa pageant, however she didn’t make it to the top 30 finalists.

Is Mary from Diep City married in real life?

Moshine Mametja’s marital status is unknown because she has kept her personal life extremely quiet. We haven’t seen a ring on her finger, which could be a good omen for those who are still planning their shot.

Moshine Mametja’s social media:

Instagram: @moshine_mo