Celebs who have made it big despite not having top educational qualifications
LOCAL ENTERTAINMENT- There are many people in this world who don’t have the greatest education or top grade qualification degrees under their caps yet these local artists/stars have still managed to make a success of their life
Street smart, Nyovest dropped out of high school in 2006 at the age of 16. Cassper took a huge risk dropping out of school yet he has become one of the most successful artists in the country.
Bonang had initially enrolled in a marketing degree at the University of Johannesburg. She then cut her studies short after auditioning for SABC Live. Although she managed to get the job as a host for SABC live her parents were not thrilled at all, to them a career on television was not considered a stable job. Bonang has made an amazing success of her life and is a role model for thousands of young South African girls who aspire to work in the entertainment industry and now stands with international stars.
Mrs Jones left her studies at UCT to pursue a TV career. Minnie was studying film, media, drama and economics at UCT but she de-registered so that she could move to Johannesburg where she worked hard and made a name for herself. Today Minnie is mentioned amongst the names of the most influential women in entertainment.