Mzansi Profiles! People Phuti Khomo Biography: Age, Early Life, Career and Boyfriend

Phuti Khomo Biography: Age, Early Life, Career and Boyfriend

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Phuti Khomo Biography: Age, Early Life, Career and Boyfriend

Phuti Khomo is a popular South African actress, radio DJ, television presenter, and model who is best known for her role as Carol Chabeli on the SABC2 soapie Muvhango.

Age and Early Life

Phuti Khomo and her sister

Phuti Khomo and Her sister-Image Source(Instagram)

Born on June 12, 1984, in South Africa, she spent her childhood with her grandparents in different townships of Shoshanguve, Mamelodi, and Antridgeville.  Although her sister has often been mistaken for her twin, Phuti Khomo is the younger of the two. At the age of six, she entered beauty pageants and later won the Miss SA Teen title in 2002.

Education

She attended an art school in Pretoria where she studied drama.

Career

Phuti Khomo started her career as a model when she was six years old. By 2001, she had landed herself a minor role in the SABC1 soapie Generations, and by 2007, she got the lead role in Mtunzini. In 2012, she starred as Student Constable Dineo Molobi in the SABC2 drama series Streets of Mangaung, and the same year, she joined Muvhango, where she played Carol Chabeli. Recently, she played the lead role in Entangled.

Phuti Khomo

Phuti Khomo-Image Source(Instagram)

Apart from her acting gigs, Phuti Khomo has also made a name for herself in radio and television. She landed her first presenting job in 2002 on the SABC2 music show, One. For over two years, she was the weekend voice on the popular Gauteng-based radio station Yfm. In 2007, she hosted the Mzansi music gossip show, Ripped on eTV, and in 2011, she co-hosted the MTV series original reality show Rivals in Romance.

Phuti Khomo is also an entrepreneur and the founder of the Phuti Khomo Modeling Expo. The company is an educational and career-building event for aspiring models. The expo brings top, credible local modelling agencies from London, New York, and Paris to scout for models.

Phuti Khomo’s Boyfriend

Although she keeps her dating life private, it is known that Phuti Khomo is currently dating.  His name has not been made public yet. During her 37th birthday in 2021, her boyfriend, sister, and friends teamed up to surprise her with a MAN truck that she had always wanted.

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