Thabang Moleya Wins Gold At Pendoring Awards

Actor and director Thabang Moleya with agency Ogilvy & Mather Johannesburg, has won Gold for their DSTV campaign at the 2014 Pendoring Awards. The two-part campaign was recognised in the Truly South African TV category. View the evening’s other winners here Click here to view the award-winning campaign  

Mbulaeni Mulaudzi Dies In Car Crash

Tributes have been pouring in for South African silver Olympic medalist and former 800m world champion, Mbulaeni Mulaudzi. Mulaudzi was killed in a car accident on his way to an athletics meeting in Johannesburg yesterday afternoon, the South African President Zuma’s office, said in a statement. “The nation has lost a true hero and one…

Connie Ferguson Is Coming Back To Generations

Out with the old and in with the new is how the old saying goes, but South African soapie Generations is doing the opposite. Executive producer Mfundi Vundla has called on the old services of an old cast member in Connie Ferguson, who played Karabo once. Yes, Connie has agreed to come back to the…

SA Idols To Return For Another Season

South Africa’s version of Idols has been renewed for an 11th season, local pay channel M-Net announced at an event held at Urban Tree last night. The news pleased most advertisers who were informed that the current season (10), had achieved new viewers and had broken all previous voting records set by the show, which…

M-Net Clinches Major Deal With HBO

Multichoice has signed a massive deal with US television giant HBO, which will excite TV series lovers locally. The South African pay channel is adding a new channel, M-Net Edge to their premium package.This means the channel will screen all first-run HBO series as well as other popular programs from the giant. M-Net Edge goes live…

X Factor SA Unveils Top 9 Finalists

Scenes of jubilation mingled with snapshots of heartbreak on SABC1 when The X Factor South Africa revealed the top nine acts who will go through to the high-pressure round of live gala shows. Television audiences waited with bated breath as the field of thousands of South African ‘X Factor’ hopefuls was further whittled down by judges/mentors Zonke…