Being Bonang Season 2 Makes a Comeback

  I would be the first to admit that I didn’t see the need for media personality Bonang Matheba to have a reality show. I used to think they were beneath her and would lead to overexposure and make her more polarising. But I watched a couple of episodes of the first season of ‘Being…

X-Factor SA: Johannesburg Auditions

One of the world’s biggest and most successful singing competitions, The X Factor, is coming to South African TV screens from 6 September 2014. Broadcast on SABC 1, the format created by media mogul Simon Cowell, has produced some of the biggest singing sensations today – from Leona Lewis, to One Direction. The next stop…

V-Mash Bags Role In New Top Soapie!

(PIC) Hard times: V-Mash once slept at a train station as she couldn’t afford a measly train ticket SHE was a woman who brought our TV screens to life, back in the day, when she presented Jam Alley! But in the past decade Vinolia Mashego, aka “V-Mash”, had been reportedly miserable, depressed and even suicidal.  …

Marc Lottering To Star In Hot New Local Comedy

SABC3 is adding an exciting, new comedy show to its star studded line up. Loitering in Jozi is a half an hour show staring popular comedian Marc Lottering and is due to start airing on Thursday 14 November at 20:00 and will run for 13 episodes. Funny man Marc Lottering needs little introduction to South…

Top 16 BAR.ONE Manhunt Contestants Unwrapped

Who has the brains and the brawn to rule them all? The 16 finalists in Nestlé’s BAR.ONE Manhunt have been announced, and all signs point to a tight contest as South Africa’s toughest men slug it out for victory on our TV screens. Starting exclusively on SABC1 on Tuesday, 30 July 2013 at 21:00, the third…

Isidingo Does 67 Minutes Of Action On Mandela Day

Cast members from Isidingo, the hit SABC3 daily drama were joined by some members of the South African National Defence Force to celebrate the biggest Mandela Day ever by making the lives of sexually abused, battered, abandoned and HIV positive children that much happier and brighter.    Keketso Semoko, Linda Sokhulu, Kgomotso Christopher, Vusi Kunene…

STRICTLY COME DANCING GUYS COME OUT TO PLAY

While episode two of Strictly Come Dancing may not have been an elimination round, it has certainly set the stage for a fiery and explosive season of this scintillating series going forward. With Graeme Richards and Lindsey Muckle in pole position, the veneer of niceties has been removed and the spirit of competition has hit…

SABC 1 To Rebroadcast The Glitz And Glam Of MTN SAMA 19

Mzansi’s favourite channel, SABC 1, will rebroadcast the sensational MTN SAMA 19 event. The 19th Annual MTN South African Music Awards which took place at the Sun City Superbowl on 11 May will air on Saturday, 1 June at 8pm. MTN SAMA 19 was a night sprinkled with highlights; for the first time ever, the MTN…

Watch Out SABC 1 – E.tv Is Now Mzansi’s Second Most Watched Channel

South African free-to-air commercial channel e.tv has significantly increased audience pull over the years. With the success of its local drama output like eKasi: Our Stories, the hugely popular Monday night drama series, the channel has effectively managed to capture the attention and support of many tv viewers. It is said that the channel has…

Debora Patta Quits 3rd Degree

It’s the end of the road for Debora Patta and current affairs programme, 3rd Degree. According to a report on eNCA.com, Patta, who is executive producer and anchor on the show, has decided to pursue other interests. The last episode of 3rd Degree airs on Tuesday, 14 May 2013. “The hard-as-nails host joined e.tv in…

Front Row Seat To Gupta Wedding On Top Billing

SABC3 viewers will be given exclusive, front row coverage of the SA lifestyle event that made international headlines: the lavish four day Gupta wedding. The broadcast which will air at 20:30 this Thursday will reveal never-before-seen footage of the wedding of the year; from behind the scenes action to interviews with the family. “Top Billing…

Bar-One Manhunt Season 3 Is Looking For YOU

The search for the ultimate BAR.ONE Man continues in Johannesburg Saturday 4 May and Sunday 5 May at Maponya Mall. The much anticipated Nestle BAR.ONE Manhunt Season 3 will broadcast exclusively on SABC 1, starting on 30 July at 21:00. Viewers will be kept on the edge of their seats for 13 riveting episodes of…