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Thuso Mbedu Biography

Birth Name:
Thuso Nokwanda Mbedu
Birth Place:
Pietermaritzburg, Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa
Actor, director, writer

Fast Facts

  • Was raised by her grandmother because her mother died when she was 4
  • At first, her grandmother wasn't happy with her decision to pursue acting, but eventually came around
  • Graduated Cum Laude and with honors from University of the Witwatersrand
  • Studied at Stella Adler Studio of Acting in New York City
  • In 2018, was featured in Forbes Africa 30 under 30 list