SA showed Pearl Thusi major love just before her first appearance on the American TV series, Quantico on Monday. Africans were inspired by Pearl’s latest gig and social media lit up dubbing 26 September #PealThusiDay
Pearl plays the character of Dayana Mampasi, a Zimbabwean lawyer and former Harvard University graduate who’s recruited by the CIA.
BET A-List presenter Nandi Madida showed some Southern love:
Comedian David Kau showed off her name on the credits:
Actress Rami Chuene wrote,
Pearl’s fiance, Robert Marawa also said:
There will always be one or two people who will have a different opinion, in this case it was poet Ntsiki Mazwai, who though Pearl does not deserve such credit. Entertainment Commentator Phil Mphela clapped back reminding her that it is not about being in America it is about reaching a dream that was only for the selected few.
1. Ntsiki chooses to ignore tht there's been a ceiling for SA actors. Hollywood was an unattainable dream for a local actors. #PearlThusiDay— Kgopolo Phil Mphela (@PhilMphela) September 26, 2016
Pearl thanked the fans for the overwhelming support.