Pearl Thusi is taking this year by the horn as she covers Cosmopolitan SA August Issue and also stars in ABC’s TV series, Quantico.
Mama Panther as she fondly calls herself will be a regular face – playing the role of Dayana Mampasi – on the second season of the hit US drama series.
According to Glamour SA, Pearl’s character, “Dayana Mampasi is a driven, disciplined, type-A lawyer.
After graduating top of her class at Harvard, Dayana spent two years working at an NGO before joining her parents’ Boston firm. Though she seems to have it all, she struggles to fit in.”
It has also been confirmed Thusi has gotten a role in the international movie, Blue Mauritius.
The South African beauty exclaimed while revealing her character via her Instagram, “So happy to join the @abcquantico team! As we dive straight into it! #dreamsdocometrue ❤️📽 #quan2co #quantico.”
Pearl’s cast in the second series of Quantico includes Priyanka Chopra, Jake McLaughlin, Aunjanue Ellis, Yasmine Al Massri, Johanna Braddy, Blair Underwood and Russell Tovey.
The second series will premiere in America on ABC on 25 September and we’ll get to see our dearest Mama Panther.
Thusi shared a birthday wish with her fellow cast member, Priyanka..
She wrote: “Happy birthday Angel. @priyankachopra . 🎉💖🎉 So warm. So down to earth.
You deserve the world and all the stars that light it up. Such a price ledge to know and work with you. 💖”
As Pearl Thusi covers the August issue of Cosmopolitan SA and her achievements so far, it is obvious this is definitely her year.