Based: Cape Town

Durban-born Palesa Tembe is a 27-year old actress & YouTuber. Having studied drama & psychology at Rhodes University, this comes in handy living with four brothers as the only daughter. Palesa’s family is the most important aspect of her life & she loves to give back to the community by volunteering at various children’s homes.

She uses her YouTube channel to highlight young, passionate people who are leaders in their various industries. “Being in the Top 10 of Presenter Search on 3 is truly a dream come true. I feel an enormous sense of freedom and motivation and finally being able to be my complete self and fulfil my purpose through this platform,” Palesa says. “I look forward to growing and learning through this show, working on my craft as a presenter and building my brand in the process.”