Liesl Laurie (born 24 December 1990; pronounced as Liezel Lorry), is a beauty pageant titleholder, beauty star, and model. Her beauty coupled with her outstanding performance at the 2015 Miss South Africa earned her the crown.
With this title, she began to grow her career as a model in the country and eventually extended it outside South Africa. She has left a mark in the industry since she took home the crown. She has character that have kept her relevant in the game both at the local and international scene.
|Born||24 December 1990 (age 30)
Johannesburg, South Africa
|Education||Bachelor of Commerce General degree|
|Alma mater||University of Johannesburg|
|Occupation||Beauty star, model|
She was born Liesl Laurie on 24 December 1990 in Johannesburg, South Africa. She was welcomed into the family of Karen Laurie. She was raised by her mother who worked as a high school teacher to cater for her.
Her grandmother also played an unforgettable in helping her mother who raised her single-handedly.
She recognized what her grandmother did even without her father’s support and sees her as her most favorite person in the world.
Her grandmother retired as a teacher and is a founding member of POCCO. Laurie has a sister whom she was raised with called Michaela.
She holds a Bachelor of Commerce General degree from the University of Johannesburg.
She made her pageantry debut at the age of 19 and came out with the crown.
In March 2015, the celebrated model took home Miss South Africa 2015. She received the crown from Zipozakhe Zokufa who was the reigning titleholder.
The memorable event was held at the Sun City Super Bowl and emerged winner defeating eleven other finalists. She was also in Sanya, China for the Miss World 2015.
She appeared as one of the one-hundred and fourteen who contested for the title. She made it to the top 10 finalists in the competition and became the Continental Queen of Africa.
She has also works on a radio station, Jacaranda FM, as a presenter.
The former Miss South Africa is married to Musa Mthombeni. They spent their honeymoon at the Mosaic Lagoon Lodge in the Cape Whale Coast.
Together the model and her doctor husband have left beautiful photos about their wedding day on our timeline. Though the couple was successful at keeping their relationship under wraps.
“We got traditionally married this past weekend. I’m the happiest gent in the world,”
Liesl dated the popular rapper Tebogo Thekisho, aka, ProVerb but their relationship ended in 2017. Reports alleged that the celebrated model felt like an outcast since ProVerb spent much time with his children.
The rapper is a daddy and had children from his former relationship with Onalerona Tekisho.
They went their separate ways after his baby mama entered a secret affair with a wealthy businessperson, Edwin Sodi.
She is also active on social media where gave her the reach she needs for her modeling profession.
She drops pictures of her work and love life and also does commercials for big brands. Among other brands, she has worked with is ANew.
To maintain her stunning look, she visits the gym and shares some pictures of her gym session.
You need to see her in glasses, the beauty could keep you looking at her picture for a long time. She has also shared some pictures of her by the pool.
The model and beauty heavyweight has landed several jobs as a model and a beauty expert. She has been estimated to have a net worth of around $300,000.
Her source of wealth is her profession as a model, presenter, and other commercials she has landed so far.
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