Thando Thabethe Bio, Age, Height ,How to Ruin Christmas: The Baby Shower, Net Worth, Income, Parents, and Spouse

Thando Thabethe Bio, Wiki

Thando Thabethe is a South African Actor featured in the series, How to Ruin Christmas: The Baby Shower where she plays the role of

Thando Thabethe  Age

Thabethe is 32 years old as of 2022. She was born on 18 June 1990 in Johannesburg, Gauteng.

Thando Thabethe  Height/Measurements

Thabethe stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 8 inches.

Thando Thabethe Career

Thabethe works as a Radio DJ and is also an actress who served as a presenter for the television show Thando Bares All on channel TLC and is current drive time host on 947. ln Africa, she was Nivea’s first brand ambassador. She was named one of Forbes Africa’s 30 Under 30 in 2019. Additionally, she also hosts 947 Drive With Thando.

Photo of Thando Thabethe
Photo of Thando Thabethe

She graduated from Mondeor High School, where she was later invited to give a speech to the grade 12 pupils ahead of their final matric exams in 2018. Later on, she joined the University of Johannesburg, after completing her secondary school education and graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce (BCom.) Accounting degree in 2011.

During her teenage years, she took part in theatre productions before getting her first TV role when she was at the age of 14. In the university, she participated in theatre productions at UJ Arts Centre whilst and served at UJFM, a community radio station based at the University of Johannesburg, beginning as a newsreader and later becoming a radio DJ.

Before moving to the popular youth radio station YFM in 2011 while she was in her last year of studies, she was working at UJFM in 2008. At the same time, she was acting in a movie that went on to air for 3 seasons in the sitcom My Perfect Family as Thando Nkosi.

In 2013 she joined 5FM on The Roger Goode Show. Other prominent works include Kowethu, 1s, and 2s, Club 808, Intersexions, Single Guys, and Ngempela. Thabethe and Somizi Mhlongo hosted the South African Music Awards in 2016 and also hosted the South African Film and Television Awards in 2017.

Thando Thabethe How to Ruin Christmas: The Baby Shower

Thabethe acts in How to Ruin Christmas: The Baby Shower where she acts alongside her fellow actors,  such as;

  1. Busi Lurayi
  2. Desmond Dube
  3. Nambitha Ben-Mazwi
  4. Yonda Thomas

Thabethe The Legacy, Nivea, The Thabooty Drive

From 2014 to 2017 she played roles on Generations: The Legacy, a South African soap opera as Nolwazi Buzo. She was appointed as a Nivea brand ambassador in 2014 and making her the first African brand ambassador is for the German body-care brand. She began hosting her own show named The Thando Thabooty Show in 2016 on weekdays, then The Thabooty Drive in 2017.

Thando Housekeepers, exit from 5FM

She began her television talk show Thando Bares All, on TLC with the first episode being aired in 2018 on 2 June. Later, Thabethe starred as Linda Ndlovu in the thriller, drama series Housekeepers 2018. Again in 2019, she starred in the box-office hit Love Lives Here as a Zinhle Malinga.  She was nominated for Best Talk Show and  Best TV Host which aired on TLC. After working for five years at 5FM she retired in March 2020. On 5 March 2020, Thabethe hosted her final Thabooty show on the station.

Thabethe 2021-present: 947

On March 23, 2021, she took over the drive time slot at 3 pm. She was announced as the judge of Miss South Africa 2022 on May 12, 2022.

Thando Thabethe Hairstyles 

Many women love Thabethe’s hairstyles they say they are their favorites. From braids to blue hair, she has tried it all.

Thando Thabethe Dresses

Thabethe is known for her sexy red-carpet dresses. Her amazing style has earned a spot on many best-dressed lists.

Thando Thabethe Skin Bleaching

Due to rumors on matters concerning Thabethe’s complexion, she had to defend herself by sharing a picture of herself as a baby in 2015 to prove she has always had a fair complexion. The star is naturally light in complexion, but many people think she uses bleaching creams which she doesn’t.

Thando Thabethe How to Ruin Christmas: The Baby Shower

How To Ruin Christmas: The Baby Shower’ is to premiere on Netflix on 9 December 2022. Can Tumi make it through this holiday family reunion without ruining it completely? Because she’s always messing things up. The creators of the movie series are Katleho Ramaphakela and Rethabile Ramaphakela. Stars in the show include; Busi Lurayi, Thando Thabethe, and Clementine Mosimane.

Thando Thabethe Net Worth

She has an estimated net worth of $1 million to $5 million

Thando Thabethe Parents and Siblings

For most of her teenage years, she has lived with her mom alone because her dad died when she was 13 years old. She has two siblings, Sanele and Sibusiso Thabethe, Sibusiso was murdered in 2015 he was shot dead during a robbery.

Her dad on the other side committed suicide, on her social media Thabethe has paid tribute to both her father and brother. She says (once you have seen your father commit suicide, and your brother’s bloody dead body…you become UNSHAKEN!!!)

Thando Thabethe Spouse

In the past, she had a few boyfriends and has had one high-profile romance. In 2017 she was engaged to businessman Frans Mashao. The two met while attending a media event in 2013. She thought he was funny because Frans made fun of her toes. Soon after, they exchanged numbers and began dating. In 2018 the couple broke up before they could walk down the aisle.

Thando Thabethe Kids

Thabethe manages to keep information regarding whether she has any children away from the public. However, an update regarding her children will be done once available.

Thando Thabethe Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

She is vocal on her social media accounts where she posts frequently. On her Twitter account, she has about 2.4M followers, around 2.4M followers on her Facebook page, and about 3.7 M followers on her Instagram account.