Ronnie Nyakale was born in Soweto, Gauteng. He is a South African actor best known for his award-winning role as gangster Papa Action in the first season of the SABC1 drama series Yizo Yizo, in 1999.
He was a cast member of the e.tv soapie Rhythm City and played the role of gangster, Ding Dong.
In 2013 he had a starring role in the Mzansi Magic miniseries Naledi as Pheto, a man cheated of his life and wellbeing because of negligence at the mine he works for who puts on his gloves to take on the gigantic mine and earn back his life and dignity.
Looking at his some his movies; The Call as Customer, Avenged as Captain Stone, Durban Poison, Lucky and many others. His Tv series shows include; A Place Called Home Season 1& 2, eKasi: Our Stories Season 2, End Game Season 1, Fallen Season 1, as Khaya Ncube, Enerations Season 1, Naledi Season 1 and many others.