A journalist, author, and musician from South Africa named Todd Matshikiza lived from 1920 to 1968. He is most known for writing the music for the 1960 South African musical drama King Kong, which is regarded as one of the best composed.
Matshikiza was born into a musical family in Queenstown, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa. His father played the organ, while his mother sang soprano. Matshikiza was a skilled accordionist and pianist.
After finishing high school, Matshikiza enrolled in Lovedale College to get a teaching degree. Following graduation, he worked as an English and math teacher in high schools in Johannesburg and Alice.
Todd Matshikiza children: Meet John Matshikiza and Marian Linda Matshikiza
Todd Matshikiza and his wife Esme have two kids: Marian Linda, a daughter, and John Anthony, a son.
Marian Linda Matshikiza is a private individual, and not much is known about her to the general public. It is known that she has experience teaching in South Africa.
Actor and director John Anthony Matshikiza was both. He had guest appearances in several South African television programs and motion pictures, such as “The Bill,” “Generations,” and “Yizo Yizo.” In addition, he oversaw the direction of other plays, including “King Kong” and “Mkhumbane”. John Matshikiza, 54, passed away in 2008.