Pearl Thusi Net Worth, Bio, Age, Height, Facts

By | July 28, 2017

Rising South African Actress Pearl Thusi has a net worth of $2 million dollars. Find out her biography from height, age, siblings, children and facts.  She is also a popular radio disc jockey, crowd-pleasing model, well-liked television personality and a strong determined independent businesswoman. She also hosted many popular shows.

Pearl Thusi


Full Name Pearl Thusi
Birth Date May 13, 1988
Nationality South African
Height 5’4”
Net Worth $2 Million
Source of Income Acting
Annual Salary $300,000
Sibling Prunella Thusi and Pamela Thusi
Children Thandolwethu Mokoena
Ethnicity Black
Husband Walter Mokoena (Divorced)

On May 13, 1988, Pearl Thusi was born as Sithembile Xola Pearl Thusi. She was born in KwaNdengezi in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal. Her life started as a normal kid. Being elder among the two siblings she has that leading quality within herself from the beginning. Pearl started her schooling and ended up joining, multiple schools. She completed her high school from Hammarsdale near Durban. Next were her higher studies. After school, she studied a Start-up Venture Course at the University of Witwatersrand Business School. Then she was currently up to completing her Bachelor of Arts in Communication Science at University of South Africa (UNISA).

She was just 13 that she was recruited by a modelling agency.  By the age she was 15, she participated in Miss South Africa Teens and won the first runners up or the first princess crown. From there her modelling career and television career started.

Pearl is known by presenting and hosting many shows. She started with co-presenting iCrew on SABC3 in 2006 It was a popular kid’s show. She also co-presented iCrew every Friday with Zola Hashatsi.

However, her credit does not end there as she further made a number of TV appearances, including The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency, Soul City and Rhythm City.

In 2016, ABC casted Thusi on the second season of the FBI drama series Quantico, as Dayana Mampasi. Quantico being one of the most well known series in ABC with lead actress Priyanka Chopra.



Pearl always kept her personal life away from the media world. Pearl Thusi has dated the famous sports presenter, Walter Mokoena. They even have a daughter named Thandolwethu Mokoena.  However, they are separated now. Presently, it has been rumoured that, Pearl Thusi is in a relationship with Super Sport/SABC sports journalist Robert Marawa. It’s also been reported that the couple is engaged and soon going to married.  Pearl is surely shining out conquering the movie, television and social media world. She also got high amount followers on social media platform. Pearl Thusi is no wonder a pearl that came out of her shell way earlier to shine through her talent and beauty.

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