South Africa is known to be one of the most developed countries in Africa and with development comes so many opportunities and riches. Here are the top 10 richest celebrities in South Africa.
1. Charlize Theron
Top of our list is Charlize Theron who is a South African fashion model, actress, and producer and she has an estimated net worth of US $ 110 million which is about R1.5 Billion.
She has starred in many Hollywood blockbuster movies which include “The Devil’s Advocate”, “The Italian Job”, “Hancock” as well as “Mad Max” which was released in 2015.
Charlize Theron has also received several awards such as the “Golden Globe Award”, “Silver Bear” and an “Academy Award” making her the first South African actress to win an Academy award.
2. Sharlto Copley
Sharlto Copley is a South African actor, director and producer. He has directed many music videos and commercials.
He is best known for his role as the “Wikus Merwe” in the science fiction movie “District 9” which was nominated in the Oscar awards.
Sharlto Copley has an estimated net worth of US $ 15 million which is about R206 Million.
3. Trevor Noah
Trevor Noah is a South African comedian, writer, producer, media critic, and a television host.
He has facilitated TV programs in South Africa and After just about 8 years of facilitating for his nation, Noah moved to the United States in 2011.
He is currently hosting The Daily Show with Trevor Noah. Trevor Noah has an estimated net worth of US $ 14 million which is about R192.3 Million
4. Sello Maake
Sello Maake is the most regarded performer of South Africa and has performed in movies, theatre, and TV in the two his local soil and in Europe, Canada, Britain and in the USA.
He currently plays a gay character on Mzansi Magic’s The Queen and does it extreme justice. Sello Maake has an estimated net worth of US $ 13 million which is about R178.5 Million.
5. Jamie Bartlett
Jamie Bartlett is the popular South African on-screen character who is well known for his role of David Genaro in the ETV cleanser show Rhythm.
He has also starred in American movies that included the American Ninja sequel film along with Steve James and Michael Dudikoff.
Jamie Bartlett has an estimated net worth of US $ 11 million which is about R151Million
6. Moshidi Motshegwa
Moshidi Motshegwa is a popular South African actress that works on both television and films. She has been in the entertainment industry for over 15 years.
She has also appeared in many local and international films. Moshidi Motshegwa has an estimated net worth of US $ 8 million which is about R110 Million.
7. Jessica Marais
Jessica Marais is a South African-Australian actress. She is best known for her role as Rachel Rafter in the television series “Packed to the Rafter” and also as Lily Diamond on “Magic City” television series.
Jessica Marais has an estimated net worth of US $ 6 million which is about R82.4 Million.
8. Lesley Brandt
Lesley Brandt is a South African born actress who is currently based in Auckland, New Zealand. She has featured in many New Zealand television series and she appeared in “Spartacus: Blood and Sand” series playing the role of a slave girl “Naevia”.
She also plays the role of “Maze” on the Fox television Lucifer series show. Lesley Brandt has an estimated net worth of US $ 2 million which is about R27.5 Million.
9. Shashi Naidoo
Shashi Naidoo is a South African model, actress, entrepreneur, TV presenter and also a fashion blogger. She is well known for hosting the ETV magazine show and she also hosted the nationwide MTV VJ Show.
Shashi Naidoo has an estimated net worth of US $ 1.7 million which is about R23.3 Million.
10. Jolene Martin
Jolene Martin is a South African television personality, anchor, MC, and a businesswoman. She is also well known as a former host for the Powerball game show.
Jolene began her career at the age of 17 as a presenter in the Cape and has ever since hosted several events in Singapore, Ethiopia, and many other places.
She has an estimated net worth of US $ 1.3 million which is about R17.8 Million.