Sithembile Xola Pearl Thusi turns 33 years old on this day.
The stunning media personality remains one of the country’s most popular celebrities, having achieved success both locally and internationally.
Thusi is known for her portrayal of Patricia Kopong in the BBC/HBO comedy-drama series, The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency, Dayana Mampasi in the ABC thriller Quantico and Samkelo in the romantic drama film Catching Feelings.
One of South Africa’s most influential actresses, she starred in the title role of the critically acclaimed Netflix crime drama series Queen Sono, which was Netflix’s first African original.
In February 2021, Thusi was cast as Adaku in the upcoming Netflix film Wu Assassins: Fistful of Vengeance. Fans took to social media to celebrate the actress on her special day.
Facebook user Nonhlanhla Mnyandu said: “Beautiful black pearl HBD.
” Nomtobi Mantini said: “Happy birthday sweetie pie.
” Muzie Khuzwayo said: “Beautiful Zulu girl.
” Smah P. Mqadi said: “Happy birthday, you share a date with my brother.”