Go girl! Thuso Mbedu graces cover of Vogue magazine

Go girl! Thuso Mbedu graces cover of Vogue magazine

The 29-year-old has put South Africa on the map and we are so proud of her. 

Thuso Mbedu
Thuso Mbedu/ Instagram

Congratulations are in order for South African actress Thuso Mbedu. 

She has become the latest South African star to grace an international magazine’s cover.

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Mbedu took to Instagram to announce that she will be the cover of Vogue magazine’s May issue. 

“Things to look forward to: The May 2021 issue of Vogue Magazine celebrating Mr Giorgio Armani,” wrote the star on Twitter. 

The 29-year-old shared a photo of the cover. She looked stunning in a navy-blue ball gown. 

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The news comes after she got a role on American series called ‘The Underground Railroad’, where she plays a character called 'Cora'. 

She also shared the exciting news about her new role on Instagram, citing that history has been made. 

“History is made by those who dare to try! You have asked and now consider yourself answered: #TheUndergroundRailroad arrives on @PrimeVideo MAY 14!!!! For more info go to @TheUGRailroadTV! Ndi cela nibe ready ngama subscriptions come May. Please and thank you in advance,” she wrote on Instagram. 

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The two-time Emmy nominated actress shared a snippet from the series:

Image courtesy of Instagram/ @Thusombedu

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