South Africa has produced amazing talent from the likes of Terry Pheto, Trevor Noah to powerhouses such Nomzamo Mbatha to name a few. This is proof enough that the country's media industry in it's diversity is able to birth talent that is compatible on the global stage. Well, South Africa has done it again. 7-year-old Lethabo Makola a South African Actress, Poet, Ballet Dancer, and Commercial model has received a callback to represent South Africa in America in front of more than 300 talent managers, agencies.
At the age of 5, Lethabo was already showing her interest in drama, seeing this her parents decided to take her to drama classes. From there, Lethabo'ss talents grew tremendously. She partook in Eistedfodd where she shone in the Poetry category. The following year at the age of 6, she started dancing and also started her modeling journey. In a short period of time, the 7-year-old has grown to become fearless and ambitious when showcasing her talent.
Lethabo competed in an international talent showcase with people of various ages but the young star rose among her competitors with her starling performance. :
Her smooth and brilliant performances have marveled international judges which left them wanting more. She showcased her talent for the 2nd time in front of Rhavynn Drummer – Senior Executive Casting Director for Tyler Perry Studios. Joey Hunter - Former President of Ford Models for the past 30 years and The IMTA board member. Aviva Skall – Vice President of MMG Model, Talent and Celebrity. Blaze Johnson – From the Voice America Nate Butler – Singer, songwriter Music Producer, A&R for America’s Got Talent, X-Factor USA and ‘Kids says the Darnest things America. The Prestigious International Elite Educational Institute, The New York Film Academy – Musical theatre, Broadcasting journalism, Filmmaking and Acting for Film Programs.
As talented as she is, Lethabo still has that 7-year-old sweet spot. She loves chocolate and sweets, she also enjoys baking and gardening.