Asanda Maku made her South African debut in 2007 on the hit teen show Hectic Nine-9 on SABC 2. After her tenure on the program, she sharpened her presenting skills by appearing on other hit shows such as Sports View and Pop Up TV.
It was in 2015 that Asanda Maku's talents ushered her into the world of screen acting when she landed the coveted lead role of Buhle in ETV's fall sitcom, "B&B". The following year Asanda Maku then worked as a producer on the feature film, "Khuli Chana: Picking Up The Pieces." A documentary on the shooting of South African rap mogul Khuli Chana which launched in cinemas across the country.
She continued her successful producing streak with the music series "Moments In Time" which was screened on both SABC 1 and SABC 3. Between 2017 and 2019 she scored featured roles in three successful soapies, Broken Vows, Generations and Isidingo.
Having appeared in several international commercial campaigns including those for Clarins South Africa, Woolworths and Ariel, Asanda Maku has built a strong social media presence with over 14k Instagram followers and counting.
Presently, she can be seen as the host of Coca-Cola: "The Secret Formula" on CNBC Africa and will also appear later in the year in Sunu Gonera's latest film,
"Riding with Sugar."