Hailing from Potchefstroom, Katlego matriculated from Potchefstroom High School for Boys, in 2004. He attended North-West University and in 2007 completed a BCom Degree in Chartered Accountancy. Fluent in Afrikaans, English and Setswana, Katlego gifted with an on-point sense of humour allowing him to effortlessly maneuver around any given situation and transcends any demographic border.
Katlego has always been very active in cultural, sporting and academic activities; taking a keen interest in various sporting codes; excelling to provincial level in cricket. In 2015 he put his athletic abilities to the test when he took part in the charity boxing match Unfinished Business, fighting against Lunga Shabalala, Katlego won 3-0.
Katlego has a passion for music; a burning desire fueled since becoming a member of the North West Children’s Choir in 1998. His love for singing manifested itself in his involvement with the well-known South African a capella boy-band, Flip-A-Coin, as one of their lead vocalists and beat-boxers.
Katlego is not only a presenter on The Expresso Show; a Feel-Good Breakfast Show broadcast weekdays from 06h30 to 09h00. He also did a second season of Strictly Come Dancing in 2014 and 2015.
Katlego awarded the title, Presenter of the Year, at the 2015 and 2016 South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTAs) including the YOU Spectacular Awards in 2016. Through the years, Katlego continues to thrive, becoming a well-known TV presenter, singer, voice-over artist, MC, model and actor.
Appointed the HOPE Cape Town Goodwill Ambassador in 2014, Katlego is regularly involved in humanitarian projects, with the focus on education and health, he gets involved in ongoing community work with HOPE Cape Town. He completed the Cape Town Cycle Tour twice in the name of charity (Open Gate with Michael Mol in 2011, and for Pick n Pay in 2013 in support of the Velokhaya Cycling Club).
Amongst his many accolades, Katlego was crowned as the most stylish male celebrity at the South African YOU Spectacular Awards in 2014 and featured in the 2015 South African Menswear Week, modelling for Presidential Shirts.