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Biography of Terry Pheto & Net Worth

Moitheri Pheto (born 11 May 1981) is a South African actress best known for her leading role as Miriam in the 2005 Oscar-winning feature film Tsotsi.


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Early life

Raised in Soweto until the age of 21, Pheto was spotted by casting agent Moonyeenn Lee in a theatre group in Soweto during the casting process for Tsotsi with Presley Chweniyagae



  • Tsotsi (2005)
  • Catch a Fire (2006)
  • Day and Night (2006)
  • Goodbye Bafana (2007)
  • Mafrika (2008)
  • The Bold and The Beautiful (2011)
  • How to Steal 2 Million (2012)
  • Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013)
  • Cuckold (2015)
  • A United Kingdom (2016)
  • Madiba TV series (2017)
  • What’s The Deal (2018-)


  • Africa Movie Academy Awards for Best Actress in a supporting role.
  • 2012, Golden Horn Award for her Best Supporting Actress: How to Steal 2 Million

Net Worth

Terry Pheto’s net worth is estimated to be $5 million, according to the list of South Celebrities and Net Worth in 2021.

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