The multi-talented Thando Thabethe

By Drum Digital
16 February 2015

Thando Thabethe seems to be everywhere: on 5FM, Generations: The Legacy and in Nivea adverts. We’re not complaining, though.

It's been  an exciting time for DJ/actress/model Thando Thabethe (24). Just over a year ago she became the first South African to be the face of Nivea. And just recently she’s joined the cast of the troubled soapie Generations: The Legacy, something she’s dreamt about since childhood.

It’s no exaggeration to say Thando has it all: the face, the body and talent to burn. But the first thing she does after exiting her red Mini Cooper Coupé outside the Market Theatre in Johannesburg, wearing a blue-and-white jumpsuit and white sandals, is to deny she’s an “It girl”.

“I don’t even know what an ‘It girl’ is,” she insists with a laugh.

Read more in the 19 February 2015 issue of DRUM.

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