Thuso Mbedu

Thuso Mbedu. Image from Instagram@thuso.mbedu

‘My new bestie’: Thuso Mbedu flaunts her new R2 million Porsche [photos]

South African actress Thuso Mbedu is topping trends after she showed off ‘her bestie’ a new Porsche 718 Boxster valued at R2 million.

Thuso Mbedu

Thuso Mbedu. Image from Instagram@thuso.mbedu

Thuso Mbedu has been winning since her thrust into the limelight, from starring in big-budget films to big commercial deals.

However, she has fast become a force to reckon with regarding small screens. In recent years she has fast become a Hollywood darling.

With Europe her playing ground, she has managed to splurge millions to cap her life of glitz and glamour.

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Celebrities have undoubtedly blessed themselves in recent years with the world’s finest things, from designer clothes to cars. And in the mix, Mbedu hasn’t been spared since this has become a celebrity norm.

The award-winning actress is topping trends after she revealed that she had added a new Porsche 718 Boxster to her impressive Porsche collection.

She once made it known that she has six Porsches. However, unconfirmed reports have it that the actress now has 9 Porsches. It seems Dr Musa Mthombeni confirmed the rumours with his congratulatory comment.

Dr Musa Mthombeni commented: “Porsche number 9. Wow. I’m inspired! Teach me. A young lady with 9 Porsches.”

Other celebrities flooded Thuso Mbedu’s comment section with congratulatory messages, including Thando Thabethe and Simz Ngema.

No doubt she has a soft spot for Porsches. In 2022 she hogged headlines when she received a brand new Porsche from her team as her 31st birthday present.

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The 31-year-old actress was born in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, on 8 July 1991.

She debuted on small screens in 2014 and has won big since then. She has starred in several drama series and movies which include:

  • Saints and Sinners
  • Isibaya
  • Scandal
  • Snake Park
  • Is’Thunzi
  • Shuga
  • Generations: The Legacy
  • Side Dish
  • The Underground Railroad
  • The Woman King

With an illustrious career spanning years, Thuso Mbedu has received more than 12 awards monitions. She has capped her acting career with accolades which include:

  • South African Film and Television Awards – Best Actress TV Drama
  • Hollywood Critics Association TV Awards – TV Breakout Star
  • Gotham Awards – Outstanding Performance in New Series
  • Independent Spirit Awards – Best Female Performance in a New Scripted Series