Pearl Thusi Bio, Height, Age, Daughters, Boyfriend, Career, & Education

Find out Pearl Thusi’s biography, net worth, salary, height, age, relationship, spouse, family, daughters, ex-boyfriends, residence, achievements, education, hobbies, social media accounts, and more.

Pearl Thusi is a South African actress, model, and TV host. She is currently the host of Lip Sync Battle Africa on MTV. She is also hosting a talk show – Moments on EbonyLife TV.

She has co-starred in Tremors 5: Bloodlines. She also played Dayana Mampasi in the second season of Quantico – an ABC thriller series. She has also played in a romantic drama film – Catching Feelings.

Pearl Thusi also hosted the third season of MTV Base Behind the Story.

Bio and Personal Information

Birth Name Sithembile Xola Pearl Thusi
Nickname The Real Black Pearl
Birthday 13th May, 1988
Birthplace KwaZulu-Natal
Hometown KwaZulu-Natal
Age 36 years old
Profession Actress,
Television Host,
Radio Personality,
Years active 2003 – Present
Nationality South African
Religion NA
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Race/ethnicity African

Pearl Thusi: Profession and Net Worth

Profession Actress,
Television Host,
Radio Personality,
Business Co-owns a modeling agency
Known for Portraying Patricia Kopong in BBC/HBO comedy-drama series “Her Brother is Kwanele”
Lead role in Queen Sono – a Netflix crime drama series,
Role of Dayana Mampasi in Quantico,
Net worth Around $ 1 million
Salary NA
Cars NA
House/Current Residence NA
Brand Endorsement NA

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Pearl Thusi Relationship

Marital status Single Mom
Sexuality Straight
Affair/Ex-Boyfriends Walter Mokoena,
Quinton Jones,
Robert Marawa
Husband No
Wedding Date No
Current Relationship NA


Children Two
Sons No
Daughters Thandolwethu (2007),
Father Bhekizizwe Thusi
Mother NA
Brothers No
Sisters Pamela Thusi (Dancer and choreographer) ,
Prunella Thusi (Instagram star)


School Pinetown Girls’ High School
College/University NA
Education Qualification Theater Studies

Body Measurements & Physical Appearance

Height 5 feet 6.5 inches
Weight NA
Dress size NA
Shoe size NA
Body measurement
32-25-35 inches
Bra Size 32B
Tattoo NA
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black

Awards and Achievements

Pearl Thusi started her modeling career early and took part in Miss Teen South Africa at the age of 15.

She has appeared in a South African Police Comedy No. 1 Detective Ladies’s episode. She debuted on the big screen in 2015. She played a supporting role in the Sci-fi saga Tremors. She also played in the Quantico series with Priyanka Chopra.

She has been featured on the cover of magazines like City Press iMag, Festiny Hair, Bona Magazine, True Love, Blaque, Gaschette, Cosmopolitan, Elle, Grazia, and more.

Awards won OkayAfrica 100 Women,
First runners-up in Miss SA Teen 2003,
Miss KZN 2005
Nominations NA
Best awards OkayAfrica 100 Women


Favorite color NA
Favorite actor NA
Favorite actress NA
Favorite destination NA
Favorite food NA
Hobbies Spending time with her daughters

Pearl Thusi: Social Media Pages



How old is Pearl Thusi?

She is currently 36 years old.

Why is Pearl Thusi famous?

She is famous for playing in popular drama series and films like Her Brother is Kwanele, The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency, Quantico, Catching Feelings, and Queen Sono.

Is Pearl Thusi married? Who is her partner?

Pearl Thusi is not married yet. She has a daughter born from her ex-boyfriend and she has adopted another daughter. So, she is currently a single mother of two daughters.