Ayanda Thabethe is a popular South African TV presenter, actress, model and entrepreneur born on March 17, 1986.
Ayanda grew up alongside her four siblings who were raised by a single mother. Hwer parents divorced when she was barely 2 years old.
She has a younger sister, Lungile Thabethe who graduated with a degree in politics.
Ayanda Thabethe Profile
- Date of Birth: March 17, 1986
- Place of Birth: KwaZulu-Nata, South Africa
- Nationality: South Africa
- Height: 5 Feet 8 In
- Weight: 62kg
- Net Worth: $1.25 m
Ayanda Thabathe obtained a degree in BCOM communication Management from the University of Pretoria and also an Honors Marketing degree at the University of South Africa.
A supermodel with difference, she’s simply a beauty with brain.
She’s also got a unique personality, charming looks and confidence to compliment.
Ayanda Thabethe started her career in her university days where she had to do odd jobs and part-timing auditions. During the process, she got to sign a contract deal with the Sunsik as a package model.
She passed through struggles before she eventually got a stamp of approval by a model agency. She always get rejected with the response “You are too short to be a model”.
Her talent and determination had overshadowed her short height and thereby paved way for her.
Today, her story has changed for good with thousand of social media followers waiting to see her curvy figure on display.
Atanda is one the most celebrated face in many local and international brands. She’s a spokesperson for the global brands, L’Oreal Mizani Collection and Ponds where she gets to explore her love for doing different hairstyles.
See some of her braids hairstyles below:
She has featured on the cover of various top magazines such as Cosmopolitan and Time-love hair. She has also worked for some of the most recognized blue-chips brands in South Africa including Standard Bank, Absa, Unilever and Discovery.
Thabethe made her TV debut in Rockville season 4 and movies like Generations Legacy, Tooth and Nails.
She’s also an entrepreneur with a marketing agency, Buzz Worthy Productions.
Ayanda Thabethe dated Zulu Mkhathini (Dash) for two years before they parted ways in 2018.
Prior to dating Dash, she was married to Tv presenter, Andile Ncuba. Their marriage lasted for only two years.
Awards & Nominations
Ayanda has won numerous awards including the Most Stlish Media Personality and You Spectacular Rising Star at the SA Style Awards and Best Styled Celebrity at the Feather Awards.
Ayanda Thabethe is one of the most influential South African TV personality with an estimated net worth of $1.25 m.
Social Media Profile
- Instagram @ayandathabethe
- Twitter @ayandathabethe