South Africa has many famous and great celebrities that have made a lot of money throughout their careers. some of them are known worldwide while others are more well known locally but one thing is for sure, they all have a lot of money.
These are the 10 richest South African celebrities today 2016.
10. Natalie Becker – $ 1.1 million
Natalie Becker іѕ an energetic South African actress аnd presenter аnd is considered оnе оf thе biggest names іn thе country film industry. Shе started hеr career аѕ thе radio host іn thе FM Good Hоре.
Shе аlѕо appeared іn movies such as “Rise оf Warrior”, “The Scorpion King” аnd іn thе “Disgrace”. Natalie Becker estimated net worth іѕ US $ 1.1 million.
9. Jolene Martin- $1.3 Million
She has hosted many other events such as the UN New Year celebrations in Ethiopia and the South African celebrity event in Singapore.
8. Shashi Naidoo- $1.7 Million
She has many different roles within the entertainment industry including model, television presenter, actress, entrepreneur, and even a fashion blogger. It is estimated that she is worth $1.7 million.
She is best known for being a host for both the ETV magazine show and the MTV VJ Show.
7. Lesley Brandt- $2 Million
She has recently been in Spartacus and Lucifer which have been shown internationally.
6. Jessica Marais- $6 Million
She is both South African and Australian and is estimated to have a net worth of $6 million in US currency. She is an actress best known for her role two TV series: Packed to the Rafter and Magic City.
She was the winner of the 2009 Logie Award for most popular and new female talent.
5. Moshidi Motshegwa- $8 Million
She is an actress for both TV as well as movies and have been working in the industry for 15 years and is estimated to be worth US $8 million.She has played many different roles and is valued because of her wide range that includes both drama and action.
She has been recognized with many awards and works in both local and international films.
4. Jamie Bartlett- $11 Million
He is a South Africa actor and is currently estimated to be worth $11 million. He has worked in both US films as well as south African ones.
He is most well known, though, for his work in Rhythm City as David Genaro.
3. Sello Maake- $13 Million
He is a highly valued actor from South Africa and has worked in theater, television, and even in films. He is estimated to be worth $13 million in US currency.He has worked all over the world as well including Europe, Britain, USA, Canada, and South Africa.
He has even created a documentary about the chase and hunting of wild animals in Africa.
2. Sharlto Copley- $15 Million
He is a music video and commercial director, and actor, and a producer. He is the second richest celebrity in South Africa with a net worth of US $15 million.
He worked on a movie called District 9 that is nominated for an Oscar in the category of best movie.
1. Charlize Theron- $100 Million
This is a name that you likely known very well because she is currently a Hollywood actress and has many prominent movies in her portfolio. She is estimated to have $100 million US in net worth which makes her the richest celebrity in south africa. You may know her from The Italian Job, Hancock, and Mad Max.
She has been praised in Hollywood and has won awards such as a Golden Globe, a Silver Bear, and an Academy Award. She is, in fact, the first South African actress to win an Academy Award. Outside of South Africa, she is also the most well known throughout the world from this list of celebrities.