Thuso Mbedu popularly known for her character ”Kitso Medupe” on Scandal is a rising star.
Here are top 10 facts you should know about the beautiful and talented Kitso Mbedu :
10. Thuso previously attended school in Pietermaritzburg in her home province of KwaZulu-Natal.
9.She previously portrayed the character of Boni Khumalo on Mzansi Magic’s Saints and Sinners.
8.She earned a University Entrance Scholarship to attend the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits). In 2010, she enrolled at the university of Wits to Study Dramatic Arts.
7. She earned numerous honour while at Wits including the E J A Lorincz Scholarship (2011), Golden Key International Honours Society Membership (2012), University Council Merit Scholarship (2012) and New York University summer Programme Scholarship (2012)
6.During her university year, she took part in a number of productions at the Wits Theatre fulfilling various roles including; Stage Crew member, Stage Manager, Performer, Assistant Director and Choreographer.
5.In 2012, she attended the Stella Adler Studio of Acting in New York City, in United States.
4. In October 2014, she appeared on Mzansi Magic’s telenovela turned soap opera IsiBaya, as Nosisa.
3. Her portrayal of Kitso Medupe arguably brought to a far greater audience and dramatically raised her public profile as her previous roles have all been on pay TV.
2.In March 2015, she portrayed the character of Kheti on SABC 2’s youth drama series, Snake Park 2.
1.Thuso also did a modelling course in 2008 that included ramp modelling but had to stop in 2009 after choosing to focus on her studies.