Kevin Mambo is a Zimbabwean born Canadian based actor, musician and disc jockey who is well known for his leading role in Guiding Light starring as Marcus Williams, which would win him two Daytime Emmy Awards in 1996 and 1997. He also played Fela Kuti in the hit Broadway show "Fela!" in New York City.

Actor, Musician
Kevin Mambo
Kevin Mambo, actor, musician
Kevin Mambo
[Image Credit: Kevin Mambo Twitter profile]
Born June 29, 1972
Harare, Zimbabwe
Residence Canada
  • Actor
  • Musician
  • Producer
  • Disc Jockey
Television Law & Order
Parent(s) Anna Tsitsi Mambo (nee Chipwaya) (mother), Nobby Mambo (father)



Kevin Mambo was born on 29 June 1972 to Anna Tsitsi Mambo (nee Chipwaya) and Nobby Mambo in Harare, Zimbabwe before he would move with his parents to Saskatoon, western Canada. His mother was a registered nurse and mid-wife, while his father was a pathologist. He spent most of his early childhood in Saskatoon, western Canada while he attended university in California, United States of America. His parents would divorce when he was 12 years old and he'd view this as a relief from the arguing.[1]


Mambo started early using various musical instruments that would see him taking up a lifestyle of music.




Guiding Light Kevin Mambo Daytime Emmy Win 1996!

STGtv: 60 Seconds on FELA! with Kevin Mambo

Emmy 1998 Kim Zimmer, Kevin Mambo, Amy Cox, Cynthia Watros

BTV: Kevin Mambo on Acting


  1. Bea Hundal, BTV: Kevin Mambo The Early Years, YouTube, Published: 23 Jul 2012, Retrieved: 27 Feb 2015
  2. Kevin Mambo actor, IMDb, Published: No Date Given, Retrieved: 27 Feb 2015
  3. Kevin Mambo Awards, IMDb, Published: No Date Given, Retrieved: 27 Feb 2015