Our Manecrush Bonnie Mbuli recently switched up her look for braids and like her short natural hair styles, she is owning it!
Bonnie Mbuli is a multi-talented actress, TV presenter and author. Her career began when she was discovered by a talent agent at age 13. Her first television job was on a series titled Viva Families. Since then Bonnie Mbuli has starred in international films including Invictus, Catch a fire and Drum; and popular local (South African) television series including Back Stage, Home Affairs, Rhythm City and Gaz’lam. She is now a presenter for the live television show The Afternoon Express.
Bonnie Mbuli’s hair
Bonnie Mbuli has effortlessly owned the natural short hair look. In an interview with Top Billing, she expressed her love for natural hair.
“It’s something that is always spoken to me just because it centers around the values that generally govern my life which is honesty, authenticity, and freedom…”
Recently, she switched it up her look for intricately braided cornrows, accessorised with beads. And we’re here for this! Here are some of our favorite looks with her recent hairstyles.
Interesting facts about Bonnie Mbuli
- Her role in Etv’s groundbreaking investigation series was the first of its kind to star a female on SA television.
- Her work with abandoned children and orphanages has been influential in her having become a spokesperson for Adoption Voice SA.
- She is an adoptive parent.
- In 2013 she published a best-seller autobiography titled Eyebags and Dimples.
We celebrate her authenticity and ability to own every look and role she plays. If you ever wanted to switch up your look from an undercut, let Bonnie Mbulie inspire you.