Terry Pheto leads International Awards with highest nominations

2017-07-11 07:22

Cape Town – Hot on the heels of her Black Reel nomination Terry Pheto has scooped three more international nods. 

The actress has been nominated at the 4th annual  International Achievement Recognition Awards (IARA) for her roles in Winnie and A United Kingdom.

She has been nominated in the Best Actress, Best Actress TV/Drama and Best International Actress categories.

Terry shared the news on Twitter saying she is honoured at the nominations. 


"There are no words to express how I‘ve felt over the past few days. It’s always extremely humbling to be recognised for the work I do and more so on internationally recognised platforms.

"Who would ever have thought that a girl from the Vaal would one day be nominated in the same category as the likes of Oprah Winfrey and lead with the most nominations on internationally recognised award platforms like the IARA Awards," Terry said.

The IARA Awards recognises and celebrates the exceptional work of extraordinary positive role models who have excelled within their respective industries, and will take place in London on 2 September 2017.

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