Vernon Koekemoer is a South African made up "legend" in the ranks of Chuck Norris. Vernon Koekemoer's real name is Cassie Booyse, an ordinary muscle building guy from Benoni in South Africa. Vernon Koekemoer is now a well known figure in South Africa.
How did Vernon Koekemoer get famous?
A picture of Cassie Booyse, a.k.a Vernon Koekemoer, surfaced on the internet from an H2O party in Boksburg, South Africa. Cassie Booyse was soon dubbed "Vernon Koekemoer". watkykjy.co.za, as well as ramboguy.co.za started manipulating photos with Vernon Koekemoer in them. Vernon Koekemoer surfaced on Facebook in groups like "Make Vernon Koekemoer Famous", as well as "Make Vernon Koekemoer famous … again". Vernon Koekemoer soon reached "legandary" status as he started appearing in adverts on TV, as well as an appearance on BBC.
Vernon Koekemoer appears in Nandos advertisement
Alongside Chuck Norris, Vernon Koekemoer promotes Nandos:
Where can I find Vernon Koekemoer on Facebook?
Vernon Koekemoer can be found in the following group on Facebook:
The original group "Make Vernon Koekemoer famous" is no longer availible. Many spinoff groups have been created, but the group "MAKE VERNON KOEKEMOER FAMOUS!!! ... Again..." is one of the original groups.
Vernon Koekemoer in the Evolver "Pretty Thing" music video
Vernon Koekemoer makes a cameo appearance in the South African band Evolver's music video. The music video depicts the band members dressing like Vernon Koekemoer. Have a look at the music video of the song "Pretty Thing":