Mara Louw – Biography, Age, Husband, Family, Affairs & Facts

Mara Louw

Mara Louw (born July 17, 1957) is a South African Actress and Singer from Soweto, South Africa. At the age of 10, she began singing in the Imilonji Kantu choir. She toured Japan, Singapore, and the Philippines with the Caiphus Semenya music.

Mara Louw South African Singer & Actress

On the other hand, Mara performed in the Royal Command London for the Queen in 1975. Then, she started her solo career when she came back to South Africa. She was also a big performer in the Mandela Concert held at the Wembley Stadium, London.

Meanwhile, she maintained her permanent judge place in the Idols (Season 2-Season 6) from 2003-2010. She also starred in The Queen soap opera (2016). However, she sacked from the popular show for two years.

She spoke about the power couple Shona and Connie Ferguson. Furthermore, she publicized her comments on October 15, 2019. The Ferguson films ruined her career. They did not pay any compensation to her for the damages.


Trivia, Parents & Early Life

Mara Louw Bio

Marah Teboho Louw’s birthday comes on the 17th of July (age 62 years old, in 2019). Furthermore, she believed that Mokgethi Benjamin Louw (dad) and Charlotte Masindi Louw (mom). Her blood sister is Trueblue Mabasotho Louw.

Furthermore, her biological father is Simanda Binca. Mara’s sister is also her biological mother. Louw’s stepsibling is Siphokazi Zokwana. Her parents are her grandparents.


Spouse, Boyfriend & Marriage

Mara Louw Personal Life

Her ex-spouse is a Scottish businessperson named Bill Thomson. In addition to this, the duo exchanged wedding vows in 1986.

The union of them ended in 2004. Her only child is a daughter named Moratuwa Louw (19-year-old).


Real Full Birth NameMarah Teboho Louw.
Nick nameMara.
ProfessionSinger & Actress.
In the News For Her issue with the Ferguson for the show The Queen.
Age (As of 2019)62 years old.
Date of Birth (DOB), BirthdayJuly 17, 1957.
Birthplace/HometownSoweto, South Africa.
NationalitySouth African.
Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)Straight.
EthnicitySouth African.
Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)Cancer.
House InSouth Africa.
Social Media Account StatsInstagram:
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 5' 4".
Centimeters: 165 cm.
Meters: 1.65 m.
WeightKilograms: 65 Kg.
Pounds: 143 lbs.
Shoe Size (UK)9.
Eye ColorBlack.
Hair ColorBlack.
ParentsFather: Mokgethi Benjamin Louw
Mother: Charlotte Masindi Louw.
SiblingsSister: Trueblue Mabasotho Louw.
Personal Life Relationship
Marital StatusMarried.
Husband/SpouseBill Thomson (Scottish Businessman).
DaughterMoratuwa Louw (19-year-old).
Highest QualificationHigh School Finished.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebritiesActor: Tom Cruise.
Actress: Jennifer Lopez.
Dream Holiday DestinationSwitzerland.
Favorite ColorBrown, Black & Red.
Love to doWatching Films, Shopping & Traveling.
Favorite FoodContinental Dishes.
Net worth (approx.)$700K US Dollars.


Some Lesser Known Facts about Mara Louw

Mara Louw TV Shows, Income & Net worth

  • She toured Wales, England, Switzerland, France, and Egypt.
  • Furthermore, her successful music concert of 2001 Surf.
  • Then, she established among the top African artists.
  • She sang The Lion King theme song Circle of Life.
  • In addition to this, she translated songs for Walt Disney.
  • Her band and music tracks are the best choices for dinners and other events.
  • The Radio Sotho and Zulu called her the best musician in 1984.
  • Meanwhile, the favorite tracks are Wind Beneath My Wings, Lady is a Tramp, Patta Patta, and The Click Song.
  • She cast in the Season 1 of Skwizas.

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  • The storyline of the program based on the story of elderly friends of the Skywards retirement village.
  • Then, she returned in a main role in the night drama program Tempy Pushas.
  • Mara Louw’s net worth generated $700,000 US Dollars. In addition to this, her earnings come through her album sale, concerts, and television shows.
  • She did another popular television series Like Father Like Son.



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