The South African entertainment scene was recently set abuzz with a unique incident involving popular media personality, Thando Thabethe. A Twitter user, known as Neontle M, announced her pregnancy on the platform, and the striking resemblance between her and Thando Thabethe caused a stir among fans and followers.
Neontle M, a content creator, shared pictures from her pregnancy photoshoot, which quickly went viral. The uncanny resemblance between her and Thabethe led many to believe that it was indeed Thabethe who was expecting.
The confusion was further fueled by the fact that Thabethe has been reportedly dating veteran sportscaster Robert Marawa.
While the news of Thabethe’s lookalike has been making rounds on social media, Thabethe herself has been making headlines for her upcoming reality show, “Unstoppable Thabooty.” The show, set to premiere on BET Africa, will offer viewers a glimpse into Thabethe’s life, featuring her mother, sister, best friend, and business partner, among others.
In the midst of this social media frenzy, Neontle M has been enjoying the attention, retweeting and responding to comments. Despite the confusion, she clarified that she doesn’t believe she looks like Thando, stating, “Thando is beautiful, but I still think we don’t look alike.”
As the excitement around Thabethe’s lookalike continues to trend, fans and followers are eagerly awaiting Thabethe’s response to this unexpected incident. Meanwhile, Thabethe is gearing up for the premiere of her reality show, adding another feather to her cap as an executive producer.