- Pearl Thusi had Khanyi Mbau as her guest on Behind The Story and the conversation broke down her walls
- Speaking about her downfall, Khanyi explained how that led to Pearl's break as she was no longer competition
- This conversation struck a nerve with Pearl as just seconds later Pearl burst into tears and opened up to Khanyi
- Khanyi gave Pearl some lit advice that had viewers standing up and clapping
Pearl Thusi had Khanyi Mbau as her guest on Behind The Story and things got hella emotional. Pearl completely broke down, and it seems like this was a long time coming.
Speaking about her time in the entertainment industry, Khanyi brought up the fact that her downfall led to Pearl’s success. While Khanyi was not saying that Pearl is not talented, she made it clear that she definitely opened the path for her.
Khanyi explained how Mbau her ex-lover sabotaged her career by leaking nudes. This resulted in Khanyi facing some major backlash and many pulling out of wanting to work with her - Pearl was next in line and got the opportunities that were taken from Khanyi.
This conversation struck a nerve with Pearl as just seconds later Pearl burst into tears. The entertainment industry is not easy and Pearl is struggling.
Pearl opened up to Khanyi, expressing just how drained she is over being constantly shaded for the colour of her skin. Not being black enough for some is soul-destroying and draining. Pearl is tired of people saying she only got the opportunities that she has because she has light skin.
Khanyi consoled Pearl and dished her a good serving of solid advice. Khanyi reminded Pearl to not let the opinions of others define or hinder her. If Khanyi listened to everything that was said about her, she’d be nowhere.
Viewers took to social media to discuss the power that is Khanyi. Khanyi is a total queen who has really been through the most and still managed to come out on top.
Briefly.co.za previously reported that Khanyi Mbau is celebrating her 35th birthday. This woman is a powerhouse who has never let the opinions of others define her nor stop her from building an indestructible empire.
Khanyisile Mbau, commonly known as Khanyi Mbau, is a renowned South African actress, social media personality, socialite, TV host and artist. She first stepped into the limelight in 2004 following her role as Mbali in SABC 1 soap opera Mandla.
Ever since the celebrity has evolved into a household name with various big projects in her acting career, and she has been nominated for various awards, some of which she won.
Enjoyed reading our story? Download BRIEFLY's news app on Google Play now and stay up-to-date with major South African news!