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By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Siyasanga portrays the character of Pretty on Mzansi Magic's Gomora. Siyasanga / instagram. Renowned small screen and theatre Actor Siyansanga Papu is starring in the multiple award-winning play XOVA which will be returning to the South African State Theatre (SAST) for a brief exhibition from 29 June…
Entertainment Reporter. Organisers of South Africa's legendary music festival Spring Fiesta this week confirmed the return of the festival, due to take place this October. Celebrate it's 10th Anniversary post the 2 year pandemic hiatus, Spring Fiesta is officially BACK and ready to kick-off the celebrations. Over a decade in…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. In the Showmax Original horror series Pulse, launching on Thursday, 23 June 2022,Thapelo Mokoena plays Errol, a game producer who discovers that survival is no longer just a game when an electromagnetic pulse bomb fries every electrical circuit in his office high-rise – and people’s heads. He…
Entertainment Reporter. Media personality Dineo Ranaka quit Metro FM to join the Joburg-based commercial radio station Kaya FM. Ranaka, who’s been been hosting “The Bridge” on Metro FM, confirmed in a press statement she will be exiting the station on Friday, June 17. "After four years, Dineo Ranaka’s time at…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Mohale Motaung. Picture: Instagram. Mohale Motaung will finally be saying his piece after being a hot topic on his ex-husband's reality show, "Living the dream With Somizi", this season. Motaung is breaking his silence on the matter in a sit-down interview with Aldrin Sampear, host of Unfiltered…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Miss South Africa organisation announced the top 10 contestants who will compete for the crown this year, in a glamorous event at The Maslow Hotel in Sandton on Monday evening. They are Anarzade Omar, Ayanda Thabethe, Itumeleng Parage, Keaoleboga Nkashe, Lebogang Mahlangu, Luvé Meyer, Luyanda Zuma, Ndavi…
By Qhama Dayile. Actor Mangaliso Ngema is being accused by his cousin of raping her multiple times. But he denies the accusations saying his cousin, who he calls his sister, suffers from a mental illness. Queen Ngema (36) recently opened up to Drum accusing her cousin and actor Mangaliso Ngema…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Afro-pop musician Kelly Khumalo has dropped the trailer for season three of Life With Kelly Khumalo, the Showmax Original reality series that won the 2021 Safta for Best Soap Structured Reality TV Show. The new season launches next month and picks up with the #KellyKhumalo trending on…
Entertainment Reporter. Lebo M and 'The Lion King' cast outside Buckingham Palace. Picture: Supplied. Award-winning and famend music producer, composer, and songwriter, Lebogang "Lebo M" Morake will lead his extremely acclaimed The Lion King at Queen Elizabeth's Platinum Jubilee music concert. It was announced in a statement on Saturday that…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Caption: The legendary John Berks. Photo Credit: Blowfish Productions. Veteran broadcaster, John Berks whose career spanned over 40 years has passed away aged 80 after a long illness. Berks was born in Krugersdorp on 24 September 1941 and grew up in Klersdorp. He was also known as…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. The nominations for the 28th South Africa Music Awards (Samas) Record of the Year (ROTY), Music Video of the Year (MVOTY) and SAMPRA Artist of the Year (AOTY) categories took place on Friday morning, 3 June. DJ Maphorisa leads the pack, Lawd Phori, as he is popularly…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. @GettyImages. Jamie Bartlett's girlfriend Rosa Onious recalls her last moments after news of his sudden death sent shockwaves across the entertainment industry on Tuesday. Onious said he had taken an afternoon nap, as he usually did when he was not working. She said she tried to wake…
Entertainment Reporter. Image Supplied. Former Idols' judge Randall Abrahams has been appointed as the new chief executive of Primedia Broadcasting. Primedia Broadcasting comprises five of South Africa’s premier content and broadcasting platforms – 702 and 947 in Gauteng, as well as Cape Talk and KFM in the Western Cape. National…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. South African stage and TV actor Jamie Bartlett, also known as James Bartlett has died. He was 55. A close family member confirmed his passing to eNCA. Bartlett was best known for playing the role of David Genaro in Rhythm City among others. He was born to…
Entertainment Reporter. Joshua na die Reën , the multi-acclaimed musician who has just won two Afri-Indie music awards ( Best Male Artist and Best Afrikaans Songwriter ), has mastered the art of captivating listeners with his music . With the release of his two new singles, Wandel and Vlieers, he…
Entertainment Reporter. Showmax has released the first trailer for the original horror series Pulse, picked by The Hollywood Reporter as one of the 25 buzziest series at this year's MIPTV, a leading global TV market in Cannes, France. Shot in South Africa and Mauritius, Pulse is about an international group…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. @GalloImages. Award winning singer and songwriter Lerato 'Lira' Molapo took to her Instagram page to give her fans an update on her recent health scare. Lira suffered a stroke, which resulted in her loss of speech, while she was in Germany, where she was scheduled to perform.…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. It's been almost 20 years since Simphiwe Dana touched our souls with her debut album, Zandisile. If you find that hard to believe, so does the Multi award-winning singer and songwriter. She points to her vocal evolution as tangible proof of her growth over the past two…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Image Supplied. The South African State Theatre announced the Dashiki Dialogues with Percy Mabandu - a series of conversations and performances that celebrate virtuosity and luxury craftsmanship. The series brings renowned arts journalist and writer, Mabandu into wide ranging exploratory dialogues with leading creative men and women…
Entertainment Reporter. Strap in, earthlings. The most critically acclaimed South African sci-fi film since District 9, Ryan Kruger's Fried Barry starts streaming on Showmax on Thursday, 19 May 2022, having already taken the world by storm. Barry (stuntman Gary Green) is a drug-addled degenerate who - after yet another bender…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Aleit Swanepoel was described as a consummate professional who commanded the room. Image: Instagram/ Aleit Swanepoel. Aleit Swanepoel, the founder and chairman of The Aleit Group, has died. He was 47. Swanepoel was the founder of The Aleit Group and was an innovative event organiser who also…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. @GettyImages. Comedian Trevor Noah has paid tribute to his grandmother, Frances "Gogo" Noah, who was laid to rest on Thursday. Recently "The Daily Show" host bid farewell to his gogo (grandmother), who died a few days ago. She was 95-years-old. Noah took to social media to pay…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Media personality Minnie Dlamini and her estranged husband Quinton Jones said they are considering taking legal action over allegations their marriage collapsed due to infidelity. "We have been made aware of various allegations regarding our divorce circulating on social media since yesterday. Without saying much more, all…
Entertainment Reporter. Season 2 of Troukoors (Wedding Fever) is now available to binge first on Showmax, with Season 1 premiering on kykNET on Sunday, 15 May 2022 at 8pm. The season follows three best friends: wedding planner Jessica (Ilse-Lee van Niekerk); her sister Luca (Blyde Smit), a software developer; and…
Entertainment Reporter. @Linda_Mtoba. Linda Mtoba has taken to her social media to announce her partnership with Samsung Mobile SA. The star took to her social media to share the news. Linda made it known that she is excited to join the family. She said: "I have switched to Galaxy &…
Entertainment Reporter. Comedian Donovan Goliath has been announced as the Real Housewives of Durban (RHOD) season two reunion host, with part one kicking off on Showmax on 6 May. "I've always been intrigued by this concept and this show," says Donovan, a well-known comedian, presenter, MC and facilitator, who also…
Entertainment Reporter. Photo Credit: Tim Moolman. South Africa's biggest commercial youth radio station, Y, officially welcomes home the leading player, Ayanda MVP as the afternoon drive show's "power hitter" for the 'Home Run'. The show debuts on the 3rd of May 2022 and runs on Monday to Friday, 3pm to…
Entertainment Reporter. @minniedlamini Instagram. Media personality and businesswoman Minnie Dlamini has been announced as the official host for the 2nd Standard Bank Joburg Polo in the Park taking place at Gauteng's premium residential lifestyle estate Steyn City next weekend. This year's theme is Splendour which aims to showcase all things…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Singer Lira. Picture: StephenC Photography. Singer, songwriter and entertainer Lerato Molapo (44) popularly known as Lira is recovering after she has suffered a stroke. In a statement by her management team, they confirmed that Lira suffered from a stroke while on tour in Germany. "To Lira's beloved…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. International fashion designer Lebogang Quiteria Kekana has died aged 38 after losing his battle against cancer. Kekana was diagnosed with multiple myeloma in July last year after undergoing 28 tests. This morning, his family released a statement, that the 38-year-old died on Sunday 17 April 2022 at…
Entertainment Reporter. The Walt Disney Company has announced that South Africans can now register early to subscribe to its Disney+ streaming service, with the company offering an exclusive introductory offer of R950. The offer means fans can enjoy 12 months of Disney+ for the price of eight. The streaming service…
Entertainment Reporter. MultiChoice and Mzansi Magic (DStv 161) announced the nominees for the 4th DStv Mzansi Viewers' Choice Awards (MVCAs). The event venue, date and nominees were revealed at an intimate event in Inanda, Sandton hosted by Big Brother Mzansi host, Lawrence Maleka. Maleka – who played the beloved Zolani…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. @CindyOrd. American singer, television personality and actress Kelendria Trene Rowland, popularly known as Kelly Rowland seems to be on a world tour with her first destination being South Africa. The former Destiney's Child singer took to social media to post a stunning video of herself transforming from…
Entertainment Reporter. @Instagram. The 947 radio station announced that Anele Mdoda would be taking a two-month-long break from her breakfast show, Anele and The Club. According to the station, the award-winning radio personality will be participating in a series of global masterclasses in different countries and will only return to…
Entertainment Reporter. @Instagram. Former The Queen actor Sthembiso 'SK' Khoza has issued an apology after making headlines last week following the videos of him on social media. In one of the videos, the actor can be seen behaving violently towards a white man while also uttering profanities. Shot at Zebula…
Entertainment Reporter. Photo Credit: Twitter/S3. SABC3's local primetime telenovela The Estate, will take a break from broadcast for two and a half months. The channel made the announcement on Monday afternoon. "S3 confirms that the popular telenovela The Estate will take a break from broadcasting with the last episode of…
By Sarah Whitten. Will Smith has been banned from attending the Academy Awards for the next decade after slapping Chris Rock during the ceremony last month. On Friday, the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences called Smith’s behavior "unacceptable" in a letter to organization members and said the recently…
Entertainment Reporter. The Real Housewives of Lagos (RHOLagos) is now available for streaming on Showmax after it trended at number one on Twitter on Thursday ahead of its Friday launch. The latest edition of the hit reality TV show franchise follows the opulent lives of six of the most glamorous…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. @RealBlackCoffee. Nkosinathi 'Black Coffee' Maphumulo received a hero's welcome, and as soon as the doors in the international arrivals area opened, the crowd erupted in loud cheers to welcome Mzansi's international export. Minister of sports, arts and culture Nathi Mthethwa was joined by the Gauteng Member of…
Entertainment Reporter. Image Supplied. Event producers of the Polo in the Park, African Deluxe Company recently announced the return of the 2nd Standard Bank 'Joburg Polo in the Park' taking place at Gauteng's premium residential lifestyle estate Steyn City, at the end of April. Tickets sales opened this past Friday.…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. @GettyImages. South African Nkosinathi 'DJ Black Coffee' Maphumulo has won his first Grammy in the category 'Best Dance/ Electronic Album' for 'Subconsciously'. This is the first time a South African producer has won or been nominated in this category. DJ Black Coffee shared this special moment with…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Michelle 'Mphowabadimo' Mvundla from Daveyton was crowned Big Brother Mzansi season 3 winner on Sunday night. Mvundla, who was the only woman in the top five, beat Gash1 to win the R2m grand prize and titleholder of the season. The reality show started on Sunday, 23 January…
Entertainment Reporter. ©GettyImages. Will Smith resigned from the body that awards the Oscars on Friday, five days after he assaulted comedian Chris Rock during a live global broadcast. The actor said his actions, which overshadowed Hollywood’s glitziest night of the year, were "shocking, painful and inexcusable." "The list of those…
Entertainment Reporter. Cotton Fest, created by the late Riky Rikhado "Riky Rick" Makhado has a jammed packed music lineup to honour the rapper and his culture infusion event which is taking place in April. It was announced on Thursday that the highly anticipated festival will feature over 130 local artists.…
Entertainment Reporter. Y continues to open up the industry this programming year. Newly unearthed and seasoned broadcasters will share space on the airwaves and other Y platforms. Actor, TV presenter and now radio broadcaster Caddy (full name Teboho Tsotetsi) hosts Fresh by Caddy on Saturdays from 2pm to 6pm. Known…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Bruce Willis is retiring from acting due to a condition which causes difficulties with language or speech, his daughter has said. Rumer Willis revealed that the Die Hard star, 67, had been diagnosed with aphasia, which she said is "impacting his cognitive abilities". Her Instagram post said:…
Entertainment Reporter. The Walt Disney Company has confirmed that its Disney+ streaming service will launch in South Africa in May. In an emailed statement, the group said the service will launch in the country and other territories on 18 May with pricing ser at R119 per month or R1,190 for…
By Rebecca Rubin and Jordan Moreua. Will Smith accepted the Best Actor award following his attack on Oscars host Chris Rock. (Getty Images). Will Smith apologized to the Academy and his fellow best actor nominees in his winning acceptance speech, shortly after he went onstage and slapped Chris Rock for…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Because Of You singer Keith Martin was found dead in his condo at the age of 55 on Friday morning in Quezon City, part of Metro Manila in the Philippines. Although the cause of death is currently unknown, the police allegedly said he may have died a…
Entertainment Reporter. • 92% critics' rating for Season 2 of Raised by Wolves • Cape Town doubles as virgin planet Kepler 22-b • Groundbreaking sustainability approach earns Gold rating and international recognition • "One of the most entrancing series TV currently has on offer" The New York Times Season 2…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Vuyiseka Cawe is known for her roles as Nokuzola on Imbewu, Image Supplied. Imbewu: The Seed is moving to 9pm next month, with new adult show The Black Door helmed by Mandla N taking over the show’s time-slot. The channel made the announcement in a recent statement…
By Canny Maphanga. ©AvusaMedia. The Department of Correctional Services (DCS) has rubbished social media claims that Sipho Ndlovu, popularly known as "Brickz", has been released on parole. This comes after tweets were recently posted claiming Ndlovu had returned home only a few years after he was convicted and sentenced for…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. @VeliNhlapo. Thabo "Tbo Touch" Molefe is back at Metro FM after leaving the station six years ago. The announcement of his return comes along with the news that Power FM’s Mpumi Mlambo will be joining the Metro FM team along with former YFM drivetime host Khutso Theledi…
Entertainment Reporter. Johannesburg based talk radio station Powerfm has added two new high-powered voices to its 2022 line-up. The station welcomes renowned journalist Lerato Mbele and economist Sifiso Skenjana and line-up will come to effect from 28 March 2022. On Wednesday, Mbele took to social media to share her excitement,…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Radio personality Mark Pilgrim has officially started his chemotherapy journey on Wednesday, March 16, and was off air from Hot 1027 FM while recovering. He confirmed in his Instagram post and has been sharing updates with his followers on his profile. "Day one of treatment. A tribute…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. TV industry commentator Kgopolo Phil Mphela sang the praises of Lerato Mvelase on Twitter this morning for her performance as Nomusa in Season 2 of The Wife, which is still the most watched show on Showmax - and trended at #1 again on Twitter today, not least…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Singer, best selling author, TV producer and media personality, Unathi Nkayi will be meeting some of the biggest names in fashion next week to explore iconic local looks, the importance of localisation and where to next for the industry. As the host of Proudly South African’s "Mzansi,…
Entertainment Reporter. The launch of Basadi in Music Awards (BIMA) held at the Joburg Theatre last night was a spectacular, star-studded and red-carpet glam affair. The music industry turned up in its finery on the International Women’s Day as cameras clicked, bubbly flowed and fabulous gowns stole the limelight. The…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. The Cotton Fest, created by the late Rikhado 'Riky Rick' Makhado announced on Wednesday morning that the sold-out event has been postponed. In a statement released on behalf of Riky’s wife Bianca Naidoo, she confirms that Cotton Fest is scheduled to go ahead as planned. "We have…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. The "Underground Railroad" star Thuso Mbedu walked away with the award for best female performance for a new scripted series at the 37th Film Independent Spirit Awards on Sunday. The South African actress beat Anjana Vasan, Jana Schmieding, Jasmine Cephas Jones and Deborah Ayorinde to take home…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Photo Credit: Instagram/DJ Dimplez. The entertainment industry is in mourning once again after news of hip hop artist Dj Dimplez's passing. "It is with deep sadness that the Mooi family announces the untimely passing of Boitumelo Athiel Mooi, popularly known as DJ Dimplez," the family confirmed in…
Entertainment Reporter. Photo: Instagram/markpilgrimza. Veteran radio and TV presenter Mark Pilgrim who has battled cancer before and Covid-19 last year, has been diagnosed with Stage 4 lung cancer. The father of two was diagnosed and beat aggressive Stage 3 testicular cancer in 1988. In 2008 he suffered a severe heart…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. @connie_ferguson. M-Net Local Entertainment Channels announced that the telenovelas The Queen on Mzansi Magic (DStv 161) and Lingashoni on 1Magic (DStv 103) are ending in 2023. The decision was based on content strategy changes for Mzansi Magic and the 1Magic channels to keep up with their competitors.…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Funeral service for the late South African rapper, singer and entrepreneur Rikhado Muziwendlovu Makhado, known professionally as Riky Rick. Makhado passed away on Wednesday morning but his family has not given details about circumstances around his death. He was 34. Riky is remembered as trailblazer who left…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. @DJSpeedstaInstagram. Lesego Nkaiseng, fondly known DJ Speedsta has announced that he has left Metro FM. He has taken to his social media to pen down appreciation messages to Metro FM as he announces his exit. Taking to Instagram, the acclaimed DJ has penned an announcement to his…
Entertainment Reporter. The 2022 edition of the dance festival Kucheza Afrika Festival, set to take place at the South African State Theatre (SAST) from 01 to 10 April 2022, marks a return to a100% LIVE on-stage performances with audiences in a relaxed Level 1 setting. Following last year’s hybrid (live…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Rapper Riky Rick, real name Rikhado Muziwendlovu Makhado. Picture: @rikyrickworld/Instagram. The funeral of the beloved South African artist Rikhado Muziwendlovu Chifaro Makhado popularly known as Riky Rick, will take place at a private ceremony in Johannesburg. Makhado passed away on Wednesday morning but his family has not…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Bianca Naidoo and Riky Rick (Photo: Riky Rick Instagram). Award-winning hip-hop artist Riky Rick, real name Rikhado Muziwendlovu Makhado, has died. He was 34 years old. The family spokesperson Sheikani Makhado confirmed his passing but could not divulge any further details. "The family is still meeting, and…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. NPA spokesperson Lumka Mahanjana has confirmed that the status of the case against DJ Fresh and DJ Euphonik (Thato Sikwane and Themba Nkosi) has not changed. "The status of the matter remains the same, no new information has come to light," said Mahanjana in a statement. "However,…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Image Supplied. Idols SA unveiled its new judges on Wednesday. The news of the singing competition’s lineup revamp was announced at Urban Studios in Randburg on Wednesday afternoon. Season 18 of Idols SA will feature a revamped judging panel as Thembi Seete and JR Bogopa are set…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. The memorial service of media personality Nomakula "Kuli" Roberts is taking place from 10:30 today 16 February at the Birchwood Hotel. Family and invited friends of the late celebrity journalist, TV presenter and radio host gathered to celebrate her in the private memorial service. She was 49.…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. After a one-week break, The Wife is back this Thursday, 17 February 2022, as Season 2 kicks off on Showmax, with Khanyi Mbau (Unmarried, Happiness Is A Four-Letter Word) and Mondli Makhoba (Umkhokha) stepping up into the lead roles as Zandile and Nkosana. Zandile had already served…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. File Photo. TV personality Minnie Dlamini and husband Quinton Jones are parting ways after 4 years of marriage. In an announcement posted on social media, the couple said they had been separated for months and had consulted with family and a counsellor before making the decision. "We…
Entertainment Reporter. @AP. For the first time hip-hop headlined the Super Bowl halftime show, starring Dr.Dre and proteges Snoop Dogg, Mary J. Blige and Eminem, who invoked a racial justice protest by taking a knee on music’s biggest stage. Buzz had been building for weeks over the ’90s lovefest that…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Picture: Twitter. Rapper Sandile Mkhize, popularly known as DJ Citi Lyts, has died after an alleged hit incident in Soweto. Mkhize, a younger brother of the late rapper Linda "Prokid" Mkhize, was shot and killed in the early hours of Monday morning in Dube. The rapper was…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Valentine's Day is upon us. It's easy to have a 'love-hate' relationship with your credit card. It's great when you can shop and spend together. But, when your plastic partner leads you astray it's easy for what was once love to degenerate into a toxic relationship in…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Molemo 'Jub Jub' Maarohanye has apologised to his former girlfriend, Kelly Khumalo, after accusing the singer of using muthi to lure him. Maarohanye has released a statement, apologising to Khumalo for any "distress, hurt" he "may have caused" after the podcast interview aired. His apology comes after…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Media personality, seasoned fashion and beauty journalist Nomakula 'Kuli' Roberts has died. She was 49. "It is with profound regret and sadness that we confirm the untimely passing of our dear daughter, mother, grandmother, sister and aunt Nomakula 'Kuli' Roberts (49)," The Roberts and Mboya families confirmed…
Entertainment Reporter. @GalloImages. Veteran actress Lillian Dube and media personality Moshe Ndiki will present a new cooking show, aptly titled 7 Colours, on Honey Tv. The show was inspired from the uniquely South African 'colourful Sunday cooking' trope. Honey TV announced on Monday that cooking reality TV show 7 Colours,…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Critically acclaimed South African sci-fi Glasshouse is now streaming on Showmax in Africa, as well as on Sky, iTunes, Amazon, Google, Xbox and other digital platforms in the UK. Glasshouse is set after an airborne dementia known as The Shred has left humanity roaming like lost and…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. DJ Fresh and his estranged wife and radio personality Thabiso Sikwane have confirmed the end of their marriage of 20 years. The pair released a joint statement on social media in a form of a video,in which they stated the facts of their situation. "Yes, it's a…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Image Supplied. Minister of Sport, Arts and Culture, Nathi Mthethwa, has launched the South African Hip-Hop Museum, with the intention to preserve the hip-hop culture. The museum was launched in partnership with the Ritual Media Group, Museum Africa and the Gauteng Department of Sport, Arts and Culture…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Thobile MaKhumalo Mseleku makes her eagerly-anticipated debut on Season 2 of the Showmax Original The Real Housewives of Durban today. MaKhumalo is one of three new wives featured this season; Londie London and Jojo Robinson made their debuts last Friday, when the first episode of Season 2…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. @WireImage. Singer, billionaire, and beauty and lingerie mogul Rihanna is expecting a baby with her boyfriend rapper A$AP Rocky. The couple was photographed out in New York City over the weekend, where Rihanna debuted her baby bump while wearing a long pink jacket. Her oversized outerwear was…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. @katlegomaboe/Twitter. TV presenter Katlego Maboe has expressed his gratitude after the Cape Town magistrate's court dismissed the charges brought against him by his former partner and mother of his son Monique Muller. Maboe found himself at the centre of a cheating scandal in 2020 when a viral…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. After teasing the single on his Instagram, today certified hitmaker, TNS, and 'Osama' producer, Kasango, join forces on their highly anticipated single, 'Sikelela' featuring Cape Town native, Bukeka. The song is available on all digital platforms today. Listen to it here. Few dance music acts are as…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Season 1 of The Real Housewives of Durban was one of the 10 most-watched titles on Showmax in 2021 and Season 2 of launches tomorrow, Friday, 28 January 20. Jojo Robinson is one of three new wives featured this season, alongside Londie London and Thobile MaKhumalo Mseleku.…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. The memorial service of Patrick Molefe Shai was held at the Market Theatre in Johannesburg on Thursday from midday with strings of people lining up to celebrate and honour the veteran actor’s life. Shai died last Saturday morning at his Soweto home at the age of 66.…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Jeremy Mansfield poses for a picture at the Hot91.9FM studios.Picture: Tracy Lee Stark. Radio and Television personality Jeremy Mansfield is battling cancer again. Mansfield revealed on his Facebook page, saying that he has liver cancer. "Haven't posted for ages, reason being I've been in hospital battered by…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. @GalloImages. Veteran actor Patrick Molefe Shai has died on Saturday, January 22, his family confirmed. "It is with great sadness to announce the passing of veteran actor Ntate Patrick Shai. He passed away this morning," said a statement released by the family. The family has requested privacy…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Judges Somizi, Randall Abrahams and Unathi. (Photo supplied: Mzansi Magic). Mzansi Magic (DStv 161) and [SIC] Entertainment revealed that Randall Abrahams and Unathi Nkayi will not be judges for the upcoming 18th season of Idols SA. DStv made the announcement on Friday afternoon and said they are…
Entertainment Reporter. Instagram / @dineoranaka. Television and radio personality, Dineo Ranaka, has been suspended from Metro FM by the SABC. The suspension comes after Ranaka shared a video of herself doing The Umlando Challenge on top of office furniture. City Press spoke to SABC’s group executive for corporate affairs, Gugu…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. @carlosfrazao.photography/londie_london_official. Season 2 of the Showmax Original The Real Housewives of Durban launches on 28 January 2022, with new episodes following every Friday. Londie London is one of three new wives featured this season: she's a musician, actress and jewellery designer who recently returned to Durban with…
Entertainment Reporter. Businessman and reality TV star, Musa Mseleku's wives are set to host their own talk show on SABC 1.Photo Credit: Jabulani Langa. Musa Mseleku's wives, MaCele, MaYeni (Nokukhanya Mseleku), Makhumalo (Thobile Mseleku) and MaNgwabe (Mbali Mseleku) will be showing the public a different side of themselves by providing…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Caption:Jerry Mofokeng,Anna De Souza and Lemohang Jeremiah Mosese. Photo Credit:GettyImages. This Is Not A Burial, It's A Resurrection ended 2021 at #6 on MetaCritic's list of the best reviewed films of the year globally. Lemohang Jeremiah Mosese's film also cracked many of the most prestigious Top 10…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Season 2 of the Showmax Original, The Real Housewives of Durban, launches on 28 January 2022, with new episodes following every Friday. Showmax has just released a first look at the three new wives featured this season, who will be bringing all the class, glamour, sass, and…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Sidney Poitier has died, aged 94. The Hollywood star was known for films including Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner, In the Heat of the Night and Lilies of the Field, for which he became the first Black and Bahamian man to win a Best Actor Oscar. The…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. @YuiMok. A&E and Lifetime have revealed that the first episode in thier two-part documentary about Janet Jackson — made in cooperation with the singer herself — will premiere on Janaury 28. The documentary also shared a new three-minute trailer for Janet, an "intimate, honest, and unfiltered look"…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. @dj_hlo The Ukhozi FM song of the year (Ingoma Ehlukanisa Unyaka) campaign has finally taken quite an amusing turn in 2021 in that no one seems to know the song that came out tops. Ingoma Ehlukanisa Unyaka (the song that will ring in the new year) is…
Entertaiment Reporter. Jackie Mpambane (popularly known as Mama Jackie), is seeking an urgent interdict against media personalities Amanda Dupont and Masechaba Khumalo,in an effort to stop them from speaking about her publicly. Among her laundry list of demands, Mama Jackie would like Dupont to take down the video she posted…
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