Briefly.co.za took a look at 5 South African celebrities who are actually much younger than people think.
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There are many South Africans who appear to look older than they really are due to many reasons, but it’s always surprising when you realise just how young some of them really are.
Most times, its due to the celebs starting their careers way too early and may seem like they’re grown. Most actors and actresses have to adhere to the roles they get cast in which makes them look much older than they actually are. And sometimes, its because they are actually more mature then their peers.
Briefly.co.za compiled a list of some of our local celebs who really surprised us with their real age.
1. Shane Eagle (23 years old)
The young Mzansi rapper’s personality and impact has often left people thinking he’s the same age as AKA or Cassper Nyovest. For being in his early 20s, Shane has sure achieved much.
2. Anatii (26 years old)
The young artist starting producing music as a teenager, so it’s easy to forget that Anatii is not 30 yet.
3. Mihlali Ndamase (23 years old)
Mihlali’s maturity and strong attitude often has peeps thinking she is much older than she really is.
4. Fundiswa Zwane (34 years old)
The Mzansi actress, Fundiswa Zwane, handles older roles really well.
5. Gugu Gumede (27 years old)
Gugu became a household name when she played the role of Mamlambo on Uzalo. Malambo is a character who is actually way older than Gugu. Most of her fans are surprised when they learn her actual age.
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Meanwhile, earlier today, Briefly.co.za reported on another youngish celeb who is doing really well.
Trevor Noah is one of the top comedians of his time and he has had a fantastic 2019. He enjoyed many special moments and got a little nostalgic about them. Taking to his Twitter account, Trevor shared the nine instants that stood out to him the most.
Briefly.co.za knows that Trevor is doing amazing things in the US as he hosts The Daily Show and travels the world to take comedy to everyone, but there are special occasions that he will always remember.
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