Nonhle Thema is a South African actress and media personality. Thema was once regarded as one of the country’s most famous celebrities until she had a meltdown after the fame got to her and almost claimed her life. Thema has been vocal about her struggles as a famous person and how much she has recovered through the years. She took a break from the limelight to recover and has been doing better since.
While at the peak of her career, Thema traveled the world as a host of a Channel O music show. She made moves internationally, interviewing many of the world’s biggest stars, including P Diddy, Chris Brown, Rihanna, and more. She was also known as the Queen Of Clapbacks, often arguing with Twitter trolls. She left the fame behind and began pursuing a divine calling in the church.
Thema was born into a very wealthy family on October 15, 1981. She turned 42 years old on October 15, 2023.
The exact estimate of Nonhle Thema’s net worth is unknown to the public. Years ago, she was one of the most sort-after media personalities in Africa. She also made a lot of money from her career.
Nonhle Thema does not share photos of her house on social media. During her fame, she bought a house worth R 2 million.
Nonhle Thema does not share photos of her cars on social media.
Nonhle Thema is happily married to Arthur Bolton, a musician/entrepreneur. She is seven years older than him. Arthur told Drum Magazine it was love at first sight when he first met her. She also had good things to say about him to the magazine, “Arthur is the most humble man I’ve ever met. He’s just what I’ve always wanted. He makes me believe that good men do exist. He still buys me flowers.”
The couple met in Los Angeles while she was filming ‘Nonhle Goes to Hollywood.’ She said, “He was there to listen to his rapper brother, Lupe Fiasco, performing. We became friends, but I was focused on my career and didn’t give much thought to having a relationship.”
She spoke about loving his background and family. “I love that about him. It’s amazing because the whole family is so supportive of us. Even when times were bad, they were rooting for us to stop our nonsense and get together again. I’m the happiest I’ve been in a very long time. Finally, there are two people who are mine; they are part of me and have filled an empty space I had inside me.”
She recently spoke about having a private life with her husband and being happy in her marriage.
Nonhle Thema has stated that she was born into a very wealthy family. Her father’s is Derrick. He’s a popular author and journalist. She said about wanting to prove herself to her father by making more money, “My father was very wealthy. I grew up in money. It was not new to me, but when I made my own money, I turned out to be something else. Never be a slave to money. I think I was always trying to prove to my Dad that I was worthy. Now I know better.”
Nonhle has three siblings, namely Sihle, Archie, and Benele Thema.
Nonhle Thema was known for her role as KG in Mzansi Magic’s “Zabalaza.”