<
                  
 You are here:   Home  >  Actors  >  Actor Profile
#  A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z
Are you an actor? Do you know one? Get a TVSA Profile.

Adil More

 

44
Actor Rank

Coming soon...
ACTOR RATING
You must be a registered member of TVSA in order to rate an actor
REGISTER
Gender: Male

Actor Biography


Adil More is a South African radio DJ and television producer best known as the voice of Metro FM's Top 40 Chart Show, since 2007. He was previously a YFM DJ, from 1999-2007.

He is one of the celebrity contestants on the fifth season of the SABC2 reality dance competition Strictly Come Dancing, from September to December, 2008. His professional dance partner is Robynn Soules.

More was born in Soweto and educated in Mmabatho in the North West Province. It was in Mmabatho where his love for music determined his career path.

After High School, he trained with the Bophuthatswana Broadcasting Corporation and landed an on-air slot on Radio Bop. He joined the fledgling YFM radio station at the beginning of 1999.

After eight years at YFM he left to join Metro FM, where he currently presents the Top 40 Chart Show.

He is also a producer of the SABC1 music show Jam Alley.

Strictly Come Dancing

Adil's Strictly Come Dancing 5 Blog

Adil was one of the 10 celebrity contestants in the fifth season of SABC2's Strictly Come Dancing reality competition, in 2008. His coach and partner was Robynn Soules.

The first two weeks of the competition were non-elimination rounds, with the judges scoring dances by the male celebrities in Week 1 and the female celebrities in Week 2.

In Episode 3 - the first elimination episode - Adil and Robynn's Rumba managed to capture the love/hate relationship the dance is supposed to portray, but the judges thought there was too little attention paid to the technical aspects of the style.

The couple scored 24/40 from the judges, placing them joint fourth with Anele Mdoda and Brandon Eilers Le Riche. Combined with viewer voting they were safe from the dance-off that week.

In Episode 4 they performed the Tango which was was convincingly impressive - the judges called it his best work on the season to date and scored them 29/40, which tied them for third place (once again with Anele and Brandon).

Once again they were safe from the dance-off when viewer votes were added.

In the fifth episode Adil struggled with the Paso Doble. He and Robynn scored 23/40 - their lowest score of the series - which placed them in joint last place (tied once again, incredibly, with Anele and Brandon).

Thie time around the viewer votes were not enough to save the couple, who ended up in the dance-off against Gugu Zulu and his partner Sarah Cooper.

Although judge Salome Sechele voted to save Adil and Robynn, the other three judges - Dave Campbell, Tyrone Watkins and Lilian Phororo - voted to keep Gugu and Sarah.

Adil and Robynn thus became the third couple voted out of the competition, on 30 October, 2008.

STRICTLY COME DANCING 5 GALLERY







Character Show
Celebrity Dancer - Himself Strictly Come Dancing - Season 5


Site Activity


moltana replied to article Days of our Lives Teasers - May 2014
pearlolayer replied to article Rhythm City Teasers - May 2014
hope leesa replied to article Forbidden Passions Teasers - April 2014
enkaynkem replied to article Labour of Love Teasers - May 2014
babytee replied to article June Steenkamp's interview to air here soon
borocee replied to article Generations Teasers - May 2014



CELEB BIRTHDAYS
Shirley MacLaine (80) RATE
Len Goodman (72) RATE
Eric Bogosian (61) RATE
Tim Woodward (61) RATE
Denise Scott (59) RATE
Michael O'Keefe (59) RATE
Glenn Morshower (55) RATE
Alex Corrado (53) RATE
Djimon Hounsou (50) RATE
Cedric the Entertainer (50) RATE
Gregory Sporleder (50) RATE
Stacy Haiduk (46) RATE
Aidan Gillen (46) RATE
Melinda Clarke (45) RATE
Rory McCann (45) RATE
Stelio Savante (44) RATE
Damon Lindelof (41) RATE
Julie Cox (41) RATE
Derek Luke (40) RATE
Noah Danby (40) RATE
Penny Ramsey (39) RATE
Thad Luckinbill (39) RATE
Zola (37) RATE
Eric Balfour (37) RATE
Austin Nichols (34) RATE
Reagan Gomez-Preston (34) RATE
Chris Crary (33) RATE
Kelly Clarkson (32) RATE
Matthew Lotter (30) RATE
Doc Shaw (22) RATE
Larramie "Doc" Shaw (22) RATE