April 28, 1990
Boitumelo Thulo (born April 28, 1990), popularly known as Boity, is a South African television personality, rapper, actress, businesswoman and model.
Thulo was born in Potchefstroom, North West, where she was raised by her maternal grandmother. She is the only daughter of Modiehi Thulo, her mother.
Thulo studied Psychology and Criminology at Monash University, but later dropped out because her mother was unable to pay for her varsity fees. She then signed to a casting agency which resulted her in appearing on a Wimpy commercial in 2010.
Film and Television
Thulo's television career began when she presented the YOTV educational show "Crib Notes" in 2011. She then was a co-host on the SABC 1 The Media Career Guide Show, which she hosted alongside Stevie Frenche. She also served host duties in several television shows, including SkyRoom Live, Ridiculousness Africa, Club 808, Zoned, Change Down, and Big Brother Africa.
Thulo's film debut was in 2014 when she starred on a comedy short-film Dear Betty, were she played "Betty". She also was featured in the film Mrs Right Guy (2016) where she played "Marie" which was not a huge role.
Thulo made her rapping debut on the Migos Culture Tour in South Africa on 21 October 2017 at TicketPro Dome. As Migos delayed by a few hours, Boity joined Nasty C as one of the opening acts until the trio arrived.
On 8 February 2019, she released her second single titled "Bakae"which was a great hit.
In 2016, she collaborated with Sissy-Boy for a jean collection which was predicted to be about "being sexy and celebrating curves". Thulo continued her venture with Sissy-Boy as they released a new collection in July 2018.
Thulo had previously dated rapper Cassper Nyovest and are seen as having an on and off relationship. The pair got engaged but then they called off their engagement and ended their relationship in December 2015.
|2011||4 Play- Sex Tips For Girls||Lindi||7 episodes|
|2011||The Media Career Guide||Herself||Co-host|
|2011||Turn It Out: Street Battle||Herself||Guest judge|
|2013||10 Over 10||Herself||Commentator|
|2013||Turn It Out||Herself||Guest judge|
|2013||19th Annual South African Music Awards||Herself||Co-host|
|2013||ScreenTime with Nicky Greenwall||Herself||Special guest|
|2013||Big Brother Africa||Herself||Online insert presenter|
|2014||I Love South Africa||Herself||Contestant|
|2014||Rolling With... Celeb Edition||Herself||Special guest|
|2014||Strictly Come Dancing SA||Herself||Contestant|
|2014||My Perfect Family||Trisha||Guest cast|
|2014||Tongue in Check||Herself||Host|
|2016||Lip Sync Battle Africa||Herself||Contestant; Episode 1|
|2017||Rhythm City||Luscious Lu||Guest role|
|2019||Celeb Feasts with Zola||Herself||Guest|
|2020||"Own Your Throne"||Herself|
|2012||Taxi Ride||Deja||Television Film|
|2016||Mrs Right Guy||Marie|
(With Nasty C)
|"Switch it up "
(With Lioness and Nazizi)
|"Original Recipe (Remix)"
(Stogie T featuring Boity)
(Yanga Chief featuring Riky Rick, Dee Koala & Boity) download
(Costa Titch featuring Boity)
|"Own Your Throne"
Awards and Nominations
|Year||Nominee / work||Award||Result|
|South African Hip Hop Awards 2018||Wuz Dat (feat. Nasty C)||Best Collaboration||Won|
- "Boity Thulo - Age, House, Engaged, Biography..." Marathi TV.
- "Boity Thulo: I also had to drop out of university". Channel24.
- "GFC Launches Media Career Guide". Gauteng Film Commission. Retrieved 2020-02-17.
- "SABC 1's new Media TV Show". YoMZansi.
- "Boity Thulo". TVSA.
- "Boity Article". Press Reader.
- "Boity Thulo". IMDb.
- "Mrs Right Guy". IMDb.
- "HUH? Is Boity Thulo A Rapper Now?". People Magazine.
- "Is Boity a budding new rapper?". All4Women.
- "Listen: Boity drops new song 'Wuz Dat' ft. Nasty C". EastCoastRadio.
- "Boity gets her first ever nod at the #SAHHA2018". Times LIVE.
- "LISTEN: BOITY'S 2ND SINGLE 'BAKAE' IS A BANGER!". Daily Sun.
- "Boity X Sissyboy". People Magazine.
- "OMG! Our Girl Boity Thulo Is Launching a New Fashion Line". Cosmopolitan.
- "Boity Thulo Partners with Impulse to Launch New Fragrance". Cosmopolitan.
- "Boity Thulo Covers Our September Issue & Talks Fame..." Cosmopolitan.
- ""I dated Cassper when I was 16 and 19" - Boity". News24.
- "Cassper pours heart out about Boity break-up". ENCA.