Pearl Thusi is a South African actress, radio disc jockey, model, television personality and businesswoman.
Here are facts things you didn’t know about Pearl Thusi:
1. Pearl Thusi was born in the township of KwaNdengezi in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal.
2. Pearl’s full name is Sithembile Xola Pearl Thusi.
3. She attended a number of schools; one of those schools is Pinetown Girls’ High School.
4. She did Drama Studies at the University of the Witwatersrand.
5. She entered Miss South Africa Teen at the age of 15 and came in second as she was crowned first princess.
6. Pearl made her television debut alongside Zola Hashatsi of e.tv’s Craz-e fame when they co-presented SABC 3’s interactive animated kid’s show in 2009.
7. Pearl previously co-hosted the SABC 1 celebrity gossip magazine show, The Real Goboza, with Phat Joe.
8. She joined SABC 3’s soap opera, Isidingo, where she portrayed the character of lawyer Palesa Motaung in 2013.
9. She hosted the 13th Metro FM Music Awards alongside Phat Joe in 2014.
10. Pearl is the co-founder and co-owner of a modeling agency, Ayana Africa with comedian David Kau.