Rachel Mwanza was born in 1997 in Mbuji-Mayi. She is an actress from Democratic Republic of the Congo. Her childhood life wasn’t an easy one, she and her siblings left for Kinshasa province while her father was in Kasai who promised to join them later. Their education was brought to a halt and her mother held her responsible for the family’s misfortune after a false prophet stated Mwanza was a witch. Rachel was thrown out in the streets where she spent some years before being cast in the Canadian film Rebelle (War Witch).