- POPULAR MUSIC
- CLASSICAL MUSIC
- WORLD MUSIC
- AFRICAN ACTS
- THEMED ENTERTAINMENT
- NOVELTY ACTS
- DANCE ACTS
- KIDS ENTERTAINMENT
- BUDGET ENTERTAINMENT
Marietjie BothmaLocation: Based in Johannesburg
Actress, MC, Motivational Speaker and Musician Marietjie Bothma is best known as the Afrikaans woman who speaks fluent Zulu in the King Pie Advert. The multicultural TV personality has taken audiences by storm with her funny character and her ability to speak fluently in many languages.
Marietjie's is a refreshing and truly unique South African story - a story of hope and perseverance that could change someone’s life. From being a street kid to performing as MC at Jacob Zuma’s Presidential inauguration, Marietjie's life journey is particularly inspirational.
Her presence and performance at the union building in Pretoria was preceded two years before by her highly acclaimed performance on a King Pie commercial, in which she surprisingly spoke fluent Zulu. As a result, Marietjie was trending in the townships and all corners of Mzansi.
Followed the popular advert, Marietjie starred in numerous hilarious SABC1 adverts (Bheka Mina Ngedwa), and she can be seen as Noxolo in Ukhakhayi, a drama Series for E-TV. She is currently shooting for a new international series called “The list" playing as Belinda
Though she is exciting to watch on television, but her dark past experience would have been a painful experience to watch on our small screen.
Born in Potchefstroom, Marietjie was adopted by a Pretoria family when she was 10 months old. During her struggled upbringing, Marietjie dropped out of school with only Grade 7 to her name; she moved from one place to another and ended up being a street kid. At some point, she was had lost all hope and attempted to commit suicide.
Her dark days being behind her and Marietjie is currently living her dream, and using fame to inspire people by telling her story in multiple tongues.
- Phythomed Herbals
- SATMA Awards
- MAMA Awards
- S C Johnson & Son of SA (Pty) Ltd
- Presidential inauguration Event
- Rand water Event: Woman's Event
- Woman Empowerment
- Durban University Of Technology (DUT)
- Anglo American
"GREAT JOB!, Very professional. Easy to work with and very diligent. I would defenetly use her again." - Mogotlane, Lydia- S C Johnson & Son of SA (Pty) Ltd
"A lovely client to work with. Thank you for the work." - Miss Sandisile Kunene, Durban University Of Technology (DUT)
"Fantastic Motivational speaker to work with. Great communication and very quick turnaround with work . Will defenetly work with you again." - Ntikane Radebe, Rand Water
"It's hard to overstate how great this MC is, yes she'll try to manage your expectations...and she'll inevitably perform way, way above the call of duty. Marietjie is one of a few elance MC's who will use time and gain. She knows her stuff she conscientious and she takes justifiable pride in her work. Golden MC."
- Team Building
- Team work
- Working relationship
Typical Budget for Marietjie Bothma is
R30000 - R70000.
Please note this is merely a guide; if you submit a booking enquiry, you will receive an exact quote based on the unique details of your event.
Submit a booking enquiry directly with Marietjie Bothma, and the Artist or their manager / representative will be in touch with you soon!
Should you be unsure about which acts to enquire with, you can choose to SEND GIGSTER YOUR EVENT DETAILS and we will forward your enquiry to up to 5 suitable acts.
You May Also Like...
Vibrant, energetic and entertaining Emcee catering for all ages, races and religions...Read More
Let's have fun! - a motto that MC Abuti Lolo brings to every event he partakes in...Read More