Successful Celebs That Started Out as Child Stars


They’ve been in the limelight since they were kids and still own the limelight in the entertainment industry. Here are some of the media personalities who’ve basically grown up with us. Hulisani Ravele Screen Shot 2017-03-17 at 2.12.51 PM She stole out hearts when she was a YOTV presenter; she even went by the name Cici. She’s all grown up, and now a sought-after voice-over artist, an MC, and a host on Vodacom Millionaires. Tumi Voster Screen Shot 2017-03-17 at 2.19.22 PM From YOTV To 5FM, Tumi has been making big media waves. Khanya Mkangisa Screen Shot 2017-03-17 at 2.18.45 PM She won the presenter search on YOTV and her star is still shining. She has a role on Isidingo and is a presenter on Selimathunzi.

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She started as a bubbly presenter on YO TV’s Blue Couch now she plays ‘Mampho’on E.TV soapie Rhythm City.     Wright Ngubeni Screen Shot 2017-03-17 at 2.13.40 PM We knew him as the young Jonathan Motene on Generations, and has since gone on to star in various shows and soapies. SHUGASMAKX Screen Shot 2017-03-17 at 2.15.47 PM He was the cute boy with the glasses on Dynamite Diepkloof Dudes. Now he is a successful hip hop artist and MC for latest DJ search competition, ‘Hunter’s Extreme Go Loud DJ Search. Pabi Moloi Screen Shot 2017-03-17 at 2.14.02 PM She started on KTV as a presenter. You can now catch her on Trending SA and Power FM.  

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