Television actor, presenter, film-maker and now brand ambassador of Tabac, Thapelo Mokoena is proud of his African roots.
“The world is getting closer to us as Africans,” he said after it was announced on Friday that he would be the first African ambassador for the classic German fragrance, Tabac.
Recognised for his stylish grooming and classic man image, Mokoena will represent Tabac in all public relations, communications and related programme activations as the embodiment of the brand’s ethos: “You are the original”.
“It feels cool and incredible to consistently be on this journey of collaborations. When I look at my life and my journey in the arts, I’ve really been blessed with great collaborations and partnerships.
“I foresee many more years for myself and Tabac It’s a really cool brand and I think it speaks to who I am,” he said.
With three major brands offering a deal, Mokoena said the German fragrance complemented and echoed who he is: an amazing African man and father, who is inspired and driven to play on the global stage.