Nondumiso Tembe, born in Durban Sourth Africa, is a South African actress and singer who plays the role of Mavis on the HBO original series True Blood. Making her debut on the episode "I Wish I Was the Moon" in the series' fourth season, Nondumiso plays the role of an African-American, Creole woman during the early 20th century. She had a baby with a white man named Virgil who later killed her and their child and her spirit was bound to a doll she had bought for her child. Once it came into the possession of Mikey Bellefleur, she started seeing him as her own child, however, the medium Lafayette Reynolds helped her spirit to rest by uncovering the grave of her baby. Playing a recurring role through the same season, Nondumiso was last seen in the Season 4 episode "Let's Get Out of Here".
- True Blood (4 episodes, 2011)
- NCIS: Los Angeles (1 episode, 2010)
|Season four appearances|
|"She's Not There"||"You Smell Like Dinner"||"If You Love Me, Why Am I Dyin'?"||"I'm Alive and on Fire"|
|"Me and the Devil"||"I Wish I Was the Moon"||"Cold Grey Light of Dawn"||"Spellbound"|
|"Let's Get Out of Here"||"Burning Down the House"||"Soul of Fire"||"And When I Die"|