Celebrities are individuals who are very celebrated, well-known, popular or famed, mostly in the field of entertainment for example sports, writing, music and film. Latin celebritatum, which means famous, was where celebrity was derived which is in relation to celebrating this implies commemorating something that follows the right routine.
Well-known, celebrated, popular or famed people are usually talked about in the entertainment industry with the kind of role they play, however, someone doesn’t have to appear in the gossip rag, scandal sheets, rag mags or trash papers to be a celebrity.
Who are the top 5 celebrities in South Africa?
Many celebrities are in the entertainment industry in South Africa, however, not all of them are in the top 5 list. These are our top 5 celebrities in South Africa at the moment.
- AB de Villiers – 20 Million Followers.
- Candice Swanepoel – 18.7 Million Followers
- Trevor Noah – 8.1 Million Followers
- Charlize Theron – 7.1 Million Followers
- Boity Thulo – 5.9 Million Followers.