Instagram has become one of the most popular social media platforms worldwide, with over 1 billion monthly users. South African celebrities have also gained a massive following on this picture-sharing app. Let’s take a look at some of the most followed South African celebrities on Instagram in 2023.
Abraham Benjamin de Villiers
Abraham Benjamin de Villiers, a celebrated former South African international cricketer, has garnered a significant following. With a remarkable international career spanning 15 years, Abraham Benjamin de Villiers has been named ICC ODI Player of the Year three times. In 2019, he was recognized as one of the five Wisden cricketers of the decade.
Candice Susan Swanepoel
Candice Susan Swanepoel, a South African model and philanthropist, has also captured the attention of millions on Instagram. With a staggering 19.5 million followers, Candice Susan Swanepoel has made a name for herself in the fashion industry. Swanepoel is widely known for her work with Victoria’s Secret, and she became a Victoria’s Secret Angel in 2010.
Trevor Noah, the celebrated South African comedian, has amassed a following of 8.4 million on Instagram. Best known for hosting “The Daily Show” on Comedy Central, Trevor Noah has been making waves in the entertainment industry since his career began in 2002.
Charlize Theron, a South African-born American actress and producer, also commands a significant following on Instagram with 7.2 million followers. Charlize Theron has achieved great success in Hollywood and has received critical acclaim for her performances in various films.
These South African celebrities have captivated audiences both locally and internationally, and their Instagram accounts provide a glimpse into their personal and professional lives. With their charm, talent, and inspiring journeys, they continue to make a mark in the entertainment industry.
Please note that the number of followers mentioned in this article is based on the information available in 2023 and may have changed since then.