Top 10 Richest Actors in South Africa. Every Industry has people who keep it alive with their talents. The South African is one of many talents. Most of them have appeared in over a hundred movies. Almost everyone in our list of richest actors in South Africa has appeared in Hollywood as well.
Top 10 Richest Actors in South Africa
Below are the list of the top 10 richest actors in South Africa 2021;
Charlize Theron – $130 million
Charlize Theron is a renowned fashion icon, actress, and a movie producer. As an actress, Charlize has starred in several awards winning movies in Hollywood such as The Devil’s Advocate(1997), Prometheus (2012), Mighty Joe Young(1998), Hancock(2008), Mad Max: Fury Road(2015), The Cider House Rules (1999), The Fate of the Furious (2017), Atomic Blonde (2017), and The Italian Job. Moreover, she has been a recipient of various awards including the first-ever Academy award to be won by a South African actor, the Silver Bear and the Golden Globe Award.
Time magazine named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2016. As of 2019, she is one of the world’s highest-paid actresses. She is the richest actor/actress in South Africa.
Sharlto Copley -$15 million
Sharlto Copley is second on the list of the top 10 richest actors in Sourth Africa is Sharlto Copley. Haven began his career after high school, Sharlto Copley is best known for producing and starring in the short film Alive in Joburg, which the feature film District 9 was based on.
Trevor Noah -$13 million
Trevor Noah began his career as a comedian, presenter, and actor in his native South Africa in 2002. After his stand-up comedy career attained international success, Noah began appearing on American late-night talk shows and English panel shows. Trevor Noah is not only a brilliant comedian but also a writer, media critic, producer, and Television host.
He has received various accolades, including a Primetime Emmy Award win from six nominations. He was named one of “The 35 Most Powerful People in New York Media” by The Hollywood Reporter in 2017 and 2018.
In 2018, Time magazine named him one of the 100 most influential people in the world. Mr Trevor is the Daily Show Television host and it is believed that he has a net worth of $13 million.
Sello Maake Ka-Ncube-$13 million
Sello Maake Ka-Ncube is one of South Africa’s most esteemed actors and voice actors, having performed in theatre, film and television both in his native land, as well as in the United States, Britain, Canada and Europe. He has won many accolades including
2002 FNB Vita Nomination for Best Ensemble Performance in Musical Theatre, Best Script of a New South African Play, Best Director and for Best Production. Sello Maake net worth is approximated at a whopping $13 million, making him the fifth in our list of richest actors in South Africa.
Jamie Bartlett-$12 million
Jamie Bartlett is a South African actor who is most famous for his character as David Genaro in Rhythm City, which has received massive airplay in several African nations. Furthermore, Jamie has also been featured in American films such as American Ninja sequel movie. Mr. Bartlett’s net worth is estimated to be somewhere between $11-13 million.
Moshidi Motshegwa -$8 million
Moshidi Motshegwa is a South African actress who has been in the entertainment scene for close to two decades. Moshidi Motshegwa began acting since her school days . She has made appearances in different television shows, and some of them include Behind the Badge, Joburg Blues, Friends Indeed, Justice For All and Generations.
Lesley-Ann Brandt -$2 million
Lesley-Ann Brandt is a South African who is based in Auckland and been featured in various Television shows in New Zealand. She first came to international notice with her role as a slave girl Naevia in the series Spartacus: Blood and Sand.
Since January 2016, she plays the role of Maze (Mazikeen) on the television series Lucifer.
Shashi Naidoo -$1.7 million
Shashi Naidoo placed 8th on our list. She is a well-versed celebrity with many titles to her as she is an actress, model, fashion blogger, entrepreneur and television presenter. We all know Shashi for hosting the ETV Magazine Show as well as the nationwide MTV VJ show. Shashi Naidoo net worth is currently valued at $1.7 million.
Jolene Martin-1.3 million
Jolene Martin was appointed to host events that included the high commission South African celebrity gala that was held in Singapore and UN New Year’s celebrations in Ethiopia among many others. Jolene net worth is currently valued at $1.3 million.
Jessica Marais -1.2 million
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. Marais has won, and been nominated, for seven Logies in her time.
Her first success at the Logies was in 2009, when she won the Logie for “Most Popular New Female Talent” and the prestigious Graham Kennedy Award for “Most Outstanding New Talent” for her role on Packed to the Rafters