Trybe Tv has rounded up a list of top South African Actresses.
Pearl Thusi: Pearl is a South African actress, model, radio, and television personality. Currently, she is the host of Lip Sync Battle Africa, broadcast on MTV Africa and E.tv (for the South African analogue tv audience). She also appeared in a music video entitled “Pearl Thusi” by Emtee. Pearl plays the role of ‘Dayana Mampasi’ on hit Tv series ‘Quantico’. The actress launched her hair care line ‘Black Pearl’.
Zikhona Sodlaka: Zikhona Sodlaka is a South African actress and television personality best known as the host of talent reality show “Top Actor SouthAfrica” on BET. Zikhona is not just a pretty face, she has a Business Admin qualification. She played the role of Mandela’s mother (Nosekeni) on Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom alongside big international stars such as Idris Elba (who played Mandela).
Khanyisile Mbau: Khanyisile known professionally as Khanyi Mbau is a South African actress and television host. Mbau rose to widespread prominence and became a household name as the second Doobsie in the SABC2 soap opera’Muvhango’. In October 2016, the Johannesburg Film Festival named their top 10 South African Actresses in film in a non chronological order and Mbau happened to be one of them following the success of Happiness Is a Four-letter Word. She is currently in a relationship with Tebogo Lerole.
Mmabatho Montsho: Mmabatho Montsho is an actress and director, known for ‘Happiness Is A Four Letter Word’. Mmabatho and her school friend launched their own fashion line called ‘Black Olive Designs’. Their line was displayed at SA Fashion Week 2004. In 2017 she was one of the judges on the SABC3 reality competition series The Final Cut, in which contestants face weekly dramatic challenges in order to win one of two parts on SABC drama series.
Renate Stuurman: Renate Stuurman is a South African actress best known for her role in SABC2’s 7de Laan. She also featured in ‘Happiness Is A Four Letter Word’. In 2010 she starred as Roxanne Davids in the SABC2 drama series The Mating Game, from March to June.