Acclaimed actress, model, writer and TV and radio presenter, Bonnie Mbuli has done a lot – and all from the age of 13! So, what’s her secret to success and how does she keep such a balanced life (with such a hectic schedule)?
GLAMOUR: What inspires you?
I’m inspired by a desire to understand what long lasting success and consistency, so I’m always exploring new ways of reinventing and developing myself, I never get tired of learning and challenging myself.
What makes you feel like a strong, GLAMOURous woman in your day-to-day life?
I keep doing the the things that inspire me, I try to do something that makes me happy daily, I look after my health, heart and soul.
Who is your woman of the year? Why?
My woman of the year is a tough choice, since there are so many… it’ll have to be Serena Williams.
What’s the best career advice that you’ve ever received?
The industry is not your whole world, it’s a an aspect of it, which is supported by all other areas of your life, so make sure to maintain balance among all of them.
What was the defining moment in your career?
I’ve had many defining moments and highlights, the most important one was my own stance to believe in my talent and value my contribution.
For more on Bonnie Mbuli, get your hands on our September issue on shelf now. Want to know who else made our list? Meet the rest of our fabulous 2015 GLAMOUR Women of the Year, here.