South Africa is a country, located on the Continent called Africa. The country makes use of technology to add value to its economy. When it comes to academics also, they are among the best in the world. However, it seems that the government of the country also sees the fortune and returns associated with the entertainment. Here are the list of the top 10 richest south african celebrities.
1. Charlize Theron
Charlize Theron is the South African fashion model, actress and producer and also the richest celebrity of South Africa with an estimated net worth of US $ 110 million and ranked first in the list of top 10 richest celebrities of South Africa. She has been starred in many Hollywood movies that included “The Devil’s Advocate”, “The Italian Job”, “Hancock” and her latest is “Mad Max” which is released in 2015. She also receives several awards such as the “Golden Globe Award”, “Silver Bear” and the “Academy Award” and the first South African actress who wins the Academy award.
2. Sharlto Copley
Sharlto Copley is the South African actor, director and producer and the richest celebrity of South Africa and ranked at second place in the list of top 10 richest celebrities of South Africa with an estimated net worth is US $ 15 million. He directed the music videos and commercial and best known for his role as the “Wikus Merwe” in the science fiction movie “District 9” which has been nominated as the best movie in the Oscar awards.
3. Sello Maake
Sello Maake is the most esteemed actor of South Africa and performed in films, theatre and television in both his native soil and in Europe, Canada, Britain and in USA. He made a documentary movie of Africa’s Outsider which is narrated about the unusual chase and hunting of the wild animals. Sello Maake estimated net worth is US $ 13 million and he is ranked at No. 3 in the list of top 10 richest celebrities of South Africa.
4. Jamie Bartlett
Jamie Bartlett is the famous South African actor and well known for his role of David Genaro in the Rhythm City as the wicket puppet master which is gone aired in several African countries. He is also starred in American movies that included the American Ninja sequel film along with Steve James and Michael Dudikoff. Jamie Bartlett estimated net worth is US $ 11 million and he is ranked at No. 4 in the list of top 10 richest celebrities of South Africa.
5. Moshidi Motshegwa
Moshidi Motshegwa is the South African actress and works on both television and films and has been in entertainment industry for last 15 years. She appeared in many local and international films and series and her impressive range of performance indicated her strength in both drama and action movies. She is been well recognized actress in Africa and receives many numerous awards that showcase her talent. Moshidi Motshegwa estimated net worth is US $ 8 million and she is ranked at No. 5 in the list of top 10 richest celebrities of South Africa.
6. Jessica Marais
Jessica Marais is the South African-Australian actress and also the richest celebrity and ranked at No. 6 in the list of top 10 richest celebrity of South Africa with an estimated net worth of US $ 6 million. She is best known for the television series “Packed to the Rafter” for her role of Rachel Rafter and as the Lily Diamond on the “Magic City” television series. She has receives the award of “Logie” for most popular and new female talent in the 2009 Logie Award.
7. Lesley Brandt
Lesley Brandt is the South African born actress and currently is located in Auckland. She has been appeared in many New Zealand television series and first receives international recognition in the “Spartacus” series as the role of slave girl “Naevia”. She also appeared on the Fox television Lucifer series show and plays the role of “Maze”. Lesley Brandt estimated net worth is US $ 2 million and she is ranked at No. 8 in the list of top 10 richest celebrities of South Africa.
8. Shashi Naidoo
Shashi Naidoo is the South African model, actress, television presenter, entrepreneur and also the fashion blogger. She is well known for hosting the ETV magazine show and also hosted the nationwide MTV VJ Show. Shashi Naidoo estimated net worth is US $ 1.7 million and she is ranked at No. 8 in the list of top 10 richest celebrities of South Africa.
9. Jolene Martin
Jolene Martin is the South African television personality, anchor, MC, and the businesswomen and best known for her former host show of South African version international lottery show “Powerball”. She starts her career at the age of 17 as a child presenter in the Cape Town and gets the attraction of countries best directors and producers. She hosted the high commission South African celebrity event in the Singapore, the UN New Year celebrations in Ethiopia and many other events. Jolene Martin estimated net worth is US $ 1.3 million and she is ranked at No.9 in the list of top 10 richest celebrities of South Africa.
10. Natalie Becker
Natalie Becker is the energetic South African actress and presenter and considers the one of the biggest names in the country film industry. She starts her career as the radio host in the FM Good Hope. She starts her acting career from the movie “The Deal” and she also appeared in the movies that included the “Rise of Warrior”, “The Scorpion King” and in the “Disgrace”. She also receives the SAFTA award in 2009. Natalie Becker estimated net worth is US $ 1.1 million and she is ranked at No. 10 in the list of top 10 richest celebrities of South Africa.