Kuli Roberts biography: age, husband, background, net worth, children

Kuli Roberts (born 16 December 1982) is a beautiful South African fashion and beauty icon. She has managed to gain prominence in the media. 

She is also an actress, television presenter and host, radio host, and journalist. She is best known to television viewers for being the host of the show What Not To Wear on SABC2. She is also a host of the Breakfast show on Kaya FM.

Profile

Kuli Roberts biography
NameKuli Roberts
Other namesNomakula Roberts
Born16 December 1982
GenderFemale
NationalitySouth African
HusbandBeyers Roberts
ChildrenLaeun (son) and Tembela (daughter)
SisterHlubi
OccupationFashion & Beauty icon, actress, journalist, TV presenter, and host
Marital statusDivorced

Background

Kuli was born on 16 December 1982. The fashion icon shared that she began to work at a very young. With her sister, Hlubi, she grew up under the care of her parents.

Kuli and her beautiful sibling Hlubi Mboya are popular names in the entertainment industry.

Her sister is also an actress and is married to Kristen Arnolds. Kuli is the younger sibling and they share four years gap between their ages.

Career

She was an editor of fashion and beauty at Drum Magazine and also worked as a columnist with Sunday World. 

In 2004, she was a host on SABC2 and worked for a year. In 2008, Kuli was a co-host of the gossip shows The Real Goboza broadcast on SABC1.

She was also the host of the popular show for celebrity gossip magazine Headline (2010-2013). In 2010, she landed a job as a television host on Mzansi Magic. She started her work as a co-host on Kaya FM in 2012.

In the following year, she entered the reality competition Strictly Come Dancing. In 2016, she was a co-host on the daily Talk show Trending SA broadcast on SABC3.

Personal life

She got married to Beyers Roberts in 1990, though her parents were not aware. Even as a young girl, the media personality has always loved to be in relationships.

More on what her parents were not aware of was that she flew to Germany to meet her boyfriend. Though this happened a long time ago when she was a teenager. 

Though Kuli and Beyers have ended the relationship. According to her, she experienced so much pain after her divorce that she began to drink.

Children

Kuli and her ex-husband had two children together – Laeun (son) and Tembela (daughter). Her second-born child Laeun is a sportsman and enjoys playing football.

The renowned actress is also a granny, her daughter welcomed her first bundle of joy in 2017. They named the baby girl – Isabella.

Filmography

  1. 10 Over 10 as Commentator
  2. Behind the Name as Herself
  3. Headline as Host
  4. I Am as Herself
  5. I Love South Africa as Contestant
  6. Nkaba as Kuli Roberts
  7. Isidingo Talent Search as Panelist
  8. SAFTAs (Season 12) as Red Carpet Host
  9. SAFTAs (Season 12) as Presenter
  10. Strictly Come Dancing as Celebrity Dancer
  11. Taxi Ride as Nomakula Roberts
  12. The Comedy Central Roast as Roaster
  13. The Queen as Mildred
  14. The Real Goboza as Host
  15. Trending SA as Herself

Net worth

Kuli Roberts is not a newbie in the entertainment industry. She has made a name for herself in the media and fashion circle.

Though Forbes is yet to release her net worth, some unverified sources estimated that she has a net worth between $1million-$3million.

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