South African actress Masasa Mbangeni best known for her role as Thembeka Shezi in the popular television serial Scandal turned 34 yesterday. She took to Twitter to let the masses know that it was her special day.
It’s my brother @saveidarkie &I’s birthday today. I’m filled with so much gratitude. I am grateful for my family , who through it all have loved me . I never thought I would ever have arrived to this place I am at today , where I can happily say ,” I like me , I really like me .” pic.twitter.com/mzuZyNb5Pv
— Bhut’ Masasa (@MsMasasa) March 5, 2021
In celebration of her we have rounded up a few of our favorite moments of hers from the past year.
Masasa Mbangeni’s praise for her lovely mom
The former Scandal actress Masasa Mbangeni is a very private human being and her social media posts are usually focused career. Of late, she has strayed from this habit and has lately been letting her fans into her life and sharing a few glimpses of the people who are most significant in her life.
Masasa Mbangeni wished her mother a happy birthday with a black and white photo of herself with her mother.
What a beautiful soul ❤️. Happy Birthday @MsMasasa 🎉🥳🥳🥳🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉! May this new year be a continuation of God's Grace, Favour, International Roles and unimaginable Career moves. Continue to inspire us as you always do ❤️ We wish you many more!!! pic.twitter.com/BYMAdBXDWA
— Michelle Lima (@Michelle_Expert) March 6, 2021
Masasa Mbangeni fields offensive questions from fans
Masasa Mbangeni in a series of tweets, have asked her female fans to stop posing uncomfortable questions.
When the former Scandal! actress posted a photograph of her and fellow co-star Siyabonga Twala, she was affronted by a series of invasive questions from her female followers, who wanted to know if the actor is a good kisser.
Masasa Mbangeni told her followers that such questions sound rapey and uncalled for. Please don’t ask me if the men I work with are nice kissers. I don’t know but something sounds rapey, opportunistic and high key predatory about that sort of rhetoric. I can’t demand safe sets and also be answering such. Integrity to me means your word congruent with you actions,” she said.
Here’s an Instagram post where Masasa’s pledges against sexual harassment