Thuso Mbedu may not have taken home an international Emmy for the Best Actress, but she definitely did win the hearts of many with her stunning red carpet look at the prestigious event.
The actress was nominated at the International Emmy awards for her role in SA production Is’thunzi. Sharing snaps of her gorgeous blue gown on social media, Thuso thanked her fans and loved ones for their continued support.
“Thank you to EVERYONE for the love and support and well wishes. You don’t know how much it has meant. It’s been a great and exciting journey, (sic)” Thuso wrote.
Further on in the post she encouraged South Africans not to give up on their dreams. “Guys, the world is our oyster. There is nothing we cannot do. For me, this is the beginning of a new and exciting chapter in my life. (sic)”
Take a look at Thuso’s full post below:
Thank you to EVERYONE for the love and support and well wishes. You don't know how much it has meant. It's been a great and exciting journey. I'm excited for what tomorrow holds. I have great respect for all the wonderful women I was nominated with. Their work is so beautiful… One day I will be honored to call them my colleagues. Guys, the world is our oyster. There is nothing we cannot do. For me, this is the beginning of a new and exciting chapter in my life. The pages are blank but I'm holding the pen and God is my author. Be encouraged. To my SA peers: we have no excuses! ZERO. Let's create. Let's work. Let's keep doing better. Congrats to Anna Friel for taking the Best Performance by an Actress #iemmy2017. (groupie moment: I'm adding a new bucket list item which is to work with Adriana Esteves 😍 So now I'm looking for someone who will tutor me in Portuguese yo🙋🏾) The sky is the launch pad. 🇿🇦🌎 Dress: @gertjohancoetzee Earrings: @jennaclifford_sa Makeup: @ochanyao.artistry P.S how mature/grown do I look 😱🤸🏽♀️😍 those who know me know how much I love looking a little older 🙆🏾💃🏾
Picture credit: TimesLive
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