Did you know South African born Gugulethu Sophia Mbatha-Raw is super famous?

Did you know South African born Gugulethu Sophia Mbatha-Raw is super famous?

The gorgeous South African born actress Gugulethu Sophia Mbatha-Raw has recently graced the cover of British Vogue, the April 2018 edition.

Her name means pride in Zulu and has starred in a number of major Hollywood pictures including Doctor Who, Black Mirror, Beauty and the Beast, Beyond the Lights and Belle.

Briefly.co.za learned that Mbatha-Raw's father is South African and her mother is British. She is not just a pretty face and has been awarded the Order of the British Empire in 2017. This award is reserved British citizens who make an exceptional contribution to the arts and sciences.

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She does not possess dual citizenship and only has her British citizenship, her dad renounced his SA citizenship when he became a British citizen.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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