South Africa has some of the most successful celebrities in the Africa continent. Celebrities in S.A earn a lot from their talent here. The list is dominated by movie stars and media personalities. The wealth of most movie stars on the list comes from movies and TV shows like Generations, Scandal, Isindingo, Idols etc. Here is the list of the top 10 richest celebrities in South Africa and their respective net worth in 2020.
Top Ten Richest Celebrities In South Africa
Charlize Theron – R1.6 Billion/$110 Million
Charlize Theron is a South African and American actress and producer, one of the highest-paid actresses.
Sharlto Copley – R210 Million/$15 Million
Sharlto Copley is an actor. He has played Wikus van der Merwe in the Academy Award-nominated science fiction film District 9 among others.
Trevor Noah – R192 Million/$14 Million
Trevor Noah is a South African comedian, television host, producer, writer, political commentator, and actor.
Sello Maake – R183.5 Million/$13 Million
Maake Ka-Ncube is considered to be one of South Africa’s most celebrated actors and voice actors. He’s performed in theatre, film and television both in his native land, as well as in the United States, Britain, Canada and Europe.
Jamie Bartllet -R155 Million/$11 Million
James Bartlett is a South African actor best known for his role as the wicked puppet master, David Genaro on Rhythm City that is aired in many African countries.
Moshidi Motshegwa – R110 Million/$8 Million
Moshidi Motshegwa is an actress and writer, known for ‘Noem My Skollie: Call Me Thief,’ ‘Zero Tolerance’ and ‘The River.’
Jessica Marais – R84 Million/$6 Million
Jessica is an Australia based South African actress best known her roles on Australian television in ‘Packed to the Rafters’ and ‘Love Child’. She also co-starred on the American drama series ‘Magic City.’
Lesley Brandt – R27.5 Million/$2 Million
Lesley Brandt is an actress and since January 2016, she has played the role of Maze on the television series Lucifer.
Shashi Naidoo – R23.3 Million/$1.7 Million
Shashi Naidoo is an actress, television presenter, model, MC, entrepreneur and fashion blogger.
Joelene Martin – R17.8 Million/$1.3 Million
Joelene Martin is an actress, she has starred in several movies like ‘Meet the Radebes’ and ‘Hidden Life.’