Pictures; South African Celebrities You Didn’t Know Have Famous Mothers
Fame is not for everyone but it certainly makes it easier when it’s part of the family business. These celebrities were given the gift of genetic fame when they were born into notable families. Imagine looking at your mother on a magazine cover. Celebrities with famous mothers grow up with a lot of perks and privileges but that doesn’t come without some complications. Regardless many of these offspring have used their inherited fame to launch their own careers in the entertainment industry.
Here are celebrities you didn’t realize have famous mothers
Somizi Mhlongo and Mary Twala
Coming from a celebrity family really gave Somizi the guidance and the platform to shine from a tender edge. Somizi Mhlongo is the son of the late iconic and legendary actress Mary Twala. In his own being, Somizi is the face of the South African entertainment industry, and some urge that he is the most popular South African celebrity within South Africa and abroad. When Marry passed away in 2020 tributes come from all over the world including from American celebrity Beyoncé and her family, a testimony to Mary’s popularity. In her acting career, Mary amassed numerous Awards, and her son Somizi in his final speech on burial revealed that he lost a mother but gained a powerful ancestor.
Dineo Moeketsi and KG Moeketsi
You may not know this but radio 2000 presenter KG Moeketsi is Dineo Moeketsi’s mother. We knew there were related somehow because of their surnames but we thought there were just sisters. KG Moeketsi is one of the most iconic women in the entertainment industry. The broadcaster has been in the spotlight for a couple of decades and has the honor to be listed as one of the black women to get a slot on a breakfast radio show on a commercial station. KG was blessed with Dineo as a daughter who is also making flames in the entertainment industry.
Enhle Mbali and Bongi Mlotshwa
Bongi and Enhle have a mother and daughter relationship. Enhle is nothing short of amazing not only she is an actress but she can also give you amazing things that will leave you entertained, her mother Bongi is a make-up artist by profession. She is the head make-up artist for the well-known soapies The River, Uzalo, and Generations The Legacy. Bongi has been supporting her daughter every step of the way.