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What you didn’t know about Sphesihle (Pearl Monama) from Generations

Pearl Monama popularly known as Sphesihle Moroka from Generations is a celebrated actress from South Africa. Apart from acting, she works as an assistant director and tutor at the University of Pretoria.

Pearl became famous for her leading role in the 2014 film called Suurlemoen. She has been in the game for a brief period since her debut and now has a starring role in the show Generations: The Legacy on SABC. Monama broke into the acting scene two years later after Suurlemoen in 2016 as Sphesihle from Generation (her own show).

To accentuate her swift rise and underline her prowess, she landed her first lead role almost immediately after graduating. Sphe in the show is the daughter of a character going by the name Jack Mabaso. Sphe starts out as a respectful girl who later changes to a rude lass.

Pearl Monama background

The actress was born and bred in Mzansi but has such a stunning unique personality and that is why her success is an inspiration to many. In a past interview, she noted that her mother is very proud and enthusiastic for her and works at African Bank. Her dad, she said, is employed by Standard Bank in the Homeloans department.

She has also put it out there that she has a brother but details about him are unavailable at the moment. Pearl’s real age is not known but she is speculated to be around 27yrs of age.

Pearl Monama

Pearl Monama education

Pearl went to and received all her scholarly qualifications in Afrikaans schools. She attended Laerskool Kragbron in Witbank and then proceeded to Hoërskool Brandwag in Benoni. She did her tertiary education (Honours degree) at the University of Pretoria. Here, she studied film and drama studies. While still at school, she used to perform with an assortment of people including those from Matchbox Theatre and The Forgotten Angle Collaborative. The recently graduated actor is comparatively new in the acting scene.

Pearl Monama relationship status

Do not let Monama’s acting skills fool you. While on set Sphesihle is the wife of Mazwi, In real life, she is single and has never ever tied the knot. Sphe wedded Mazwi in a beautiful traditional wedding ceremony. In reality, Monama is not married, so resist the temptation to judge her character as a wife on TV, it is just part of the act! The best her fans can do is wait for Pearl Monama’s real husband in future.

Pearl Monama lifestyle and net worth

Monama is still on the rise and does not look like she is stopping anytime soon. Her net worth is estimated at $400 000. She is not shy on social media and posts her moments whenever she can. Evaluating from her social media posts Pearl is living her best life and her acting gigs and job as an assistant director are paying off.

She likes to work out to maintain that toned hourglass figure. Pearl likes to play with her hair. Her crown is her hair so she always keeps it on point. Pearl’s hair is goals as she makes anything work.


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