mandi du plooy baard
Mandi grew up in Johannesburg and studied Applied Value & policy studies with Business Management at the University of Stellenbosch. Her first step in the Television industry was in grade one where she portrayed the part of Muggie in the Afrikaans series, Saartjie. Mandi later landed a leading role on the MNET soap, Egoli, and soon became a household brand. Ever since, she was seen in other soaps like 7de Laan & Binnelanders. Mandi has been involved in various voice overs campaigns and her other television credits include the leading role in the Afrikaans series Samaritaan, Die Netwerk, field presenter on Kwêla and JAM, presenter on Revue 2016 & a cameo appearance in the Movie Sink. She is a real sport addict and especially likes hockey, athletics and rugby. She never misses a game where the Springboks or Western Province are involved. Mandi is currently a mother of two, a sleep & routine consultant for Baby Love and a stand in presenter at the well known community radio station Groot FM.