Actor Television actor

Maqbul Mohammed

Quick Facts

IntroKenyan actor
Is Actor
Television actor
From Kenya
Type Film, TV, Stage, Radio
Birth 7 March 1981, Mombasa, Mombasa County, Kenya
Age40 years
Star signPisces


Maqbul Mohammed (born 7 March 1981) is a Kenyan actor and radio presenter. He is most notable for his role in television series Makutano Junction.

Early life

Born in Mombasa on 7 March 1981, Maqbul is brother to actress, Shadya Delgush.

Personal life

He is married and father of three.


Maqbul has featured in numerous television series and films. His major breakthrough to the entertainment industry was in 2006 for his role as Karis in series Makutano Junction.
He has subsequently appeared in a number of films such as; Behind Closed Doors, Kwani ReadingsWeakness and All Girls Together.

He first appeared on TV as a teenager in the KBC TV drama Reflections.
In 2011, he was cast as one of the main characters in award-winning soap opera Lies that Bind. He shared credits with Ruth Maingi, Maureen Koech, Ruth Maingi, Justine Mirichii and Florence Nduta. Due to his great performance in the project, he was nominated in the 2013 Kalasha Awards.
In 2015, he had a leading role in comedy Auntie Boss! alongside Eve D’Souza.
Apart from acting, Maqbul is a radio presenter in Capital FM.