Stand-Up comedian, actor, theatre director and also a script conceptualizer
Thapelo was raised in Polokwane-Moletji Ramongwana2 Mmakgodu. He graduated at the Tshwane University of Technology in B. Tech Drama. By profession he is now a Stand-Up comedian, actor, theatre director and also a script conceptualizer. He started Stand-up comedy in late 2008, where both his partner (Enos Manthata) and he, decided to form a Stand-up comedy group called Comedy Society. Thapelo has done various performances around, Pretoria, Johannesburg, Eastrand, Mpumalanga and hometown Polokwane. He is even considered a regular in Meropa Casino in Polokwane. He has worked at the Urban-Nites with the likes of Kedibone Mulaudzi at Montecasino, Carnival City and Emperors Palace. Thapelo was also a finalist in the grace competion at Parkers (Montecasino).Thapelo has hosted numerous events such as the Closing ceremony: Mzansi Fela Festival at The South African State Theatre. He also has experience in hosting fashion shows and private functions. Thapelo recently hosted The comedy young guns in the Tshwane Comedy nights at the South African State Theatre in Pretoria.Thapelo Mametja features in the Tripple O Comedy DVD alongside comedians Tall Ass Mo, Mpho Popps and Thomas Gumede.