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On Monday, 17th November 2014, Bonang made history as the First BLACK LOCAL STAR to cover Glamour Magazine South Africa.


Official Press Release

Fresh off the MTV EMA Red Carpet, it seems sultry TV maven; Bonang Matheba, has one more trick up her sleeve. The “Queen of All Things Media” has been announced as the cover star of leading international title Glamour Magazine.

The magazine, which has featured some famous international faces, from Angelina Jolie, Kerry Washington to Rihanna, has decided to call on Bonang Matheba to grace their December Issue cover, which goes on sale on Monday, 17th November 2014.

With this honour, the trailblazing TV Host and Revlon Ambassador becomes the first local star to have graced the most international magazine covers, from Cleo, Seventeen, Elle, Cosmopolitan, Grazia, Maxim and now Glamour.Watch movie online The Transporter Refueled (2015)

“Being a Glamour cover star is a huge honour and it was very much unexpected. Having my name associated with international brands is a step in the right direction for me, and it can only open doors for my global aspirations and plans”, said the ecstatic beauty, Queen B*.

It has been just over a year when Matheba was announced as the first ever Brand Ambassador outside the US by leading cosmetics brand, Revlon. In her role, Matheba joined the ranks of HollywoodA-Listers, Halle Berry, Olivia Wilde and Spiderman’s Emma Watson. With two new TV shows in the pipeline for 2015, a new Woolworths campaign, a new Revlon Campaign, there is no denying that Queen B* is unstoppable. Rumoured to be taking her undeniable talents global, the star is said to be in talks to travel the world’s largest cities, alongside her new partner, Ciroc, as part of her duties as a member of the Ciroc Circle.

Be sure to grab a copy of Bonang’s Glamour Issue, shot by famed photographer, Steve Tanchel, on sale on Monday, 17th November 2014.

Similar to its international alignment, where Cîroc works with top talent from around the world, the brand will be assisting these four personalities in their efforts while simultaneously raising their profiles both domestically and internationally.

Comprising the most influential and successful South African stars from across a broad spectrum, from music to fashion and style, the Cîroc Circle includes musician Da L.E.S., DJ Dimplez, couturier David Tlale and model/presenter Bonang Matheba.


“Together, these personalities embody the character that makes up a uniquely Cîroc experience and lifestyle. As we welcome them to a new stage upon which to celebrate their achievements, the Cîroc Circle is also indicative of South Africa’s new-found international celebration status,” says Dominic Meaning, Head of Reserve.

Dynamic and charismatic model, beauty spokesperson, presenter,radio dj and fashion icon, Bonang Matheba also joins the exclusive cast, with an inimitable style and persona which personifies the Cîroc lifestyle.

 Catch B* at an exclusive Ciroc Circle Celebration in your city this festive season.

1st stop- Shimmy Beach, 20th December 2014

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