The family later moved to Pretoria to be with extended family.His parents are Thando and Nombuyiselo Xaluva and he is the third of four children.
The fourth season of Tsha Tsha was broadcast from 5 May to 27 October, 2006.
He ended up spending 19 months on the show, during which time his character developed a relationship with his colleague Cleo Khuzwayo, which ended when she accused him of raping her.
He was given time off from Generations in early 2006 to shoot the fourth season of Tsha Tsha.
After another period of unemployment Xaluva landed the role of Jason – a creative genius in the world of advertising - on South Africa's most-watched television show, the SABC1 soapie Generations, in late 2005.
Intially hired for a six-episode run, his character proved popular and his contract was extended first to three months, then to a year.
He dropped out of the course with one year to go, due to financial difficulties.