this March ... first up: the results of the Isidingo Talent Search.
As you probably know, the show has been searching for a newcomer actor to play a new character called Ace.
Ace is an ex-soccer star who arrives on the scene as a sportscaster at OnTV! He's going to be featuring in the storylines extensively and will be cast by viewers.
On Thursday, 11 March 2010,
SABC3 will be introducing the Top 5 contenders chosen from the recent countrywide auditions.
The 5 will be introduced in an hour-long TV special at 21h00
, viewers will vote and on Friday, 12 March
the winner will be announced on 3Talk at 16h00.
For more about the search and special, please see: Isidingo Talent Search - The Latest & Pics
and Top 5 Revealed!
Also, soapie-dirrt - in case you haven't heard - there's a hott rumour that Michelle Botes will be making a comeback when her Binnelanders
contract runs out at the end of March. For more, see: Soapie Casting Spoilers!
The action coming up:
Monday 1 March 2010
Barker uses Slu to go after what he wants, which leaves Sechaba smiling all the way to the bank. At last, Rajesh's dreams come true. Harriet and Farrow string Kimberly a web of lies and Farrow is far from a model student. Tuesday 2 March 2010Episode 2804
Lesedi tries to get Sechaba to hand over the gun and learns that Sechaba has an unknown benefactor: Who is it and why are they helping Sechaba? Rajesh makes a heartfelt apology to Frank for the way he's been acting: Will Frank accept it? Kimberly notes that Harriet is hiding something and her interest is piqued. Wednesday 3 March 2010Episode 2805
Daniel Realises that not all is as it seems in his relationships. Jess and Calvin hit some tricky ground. Kimberly is determined to get to the bottom of Farrow and Harriet's secrets. Thursday 4 March 2010Episode 2806
Vusi manages to persuade the police to use tracker dogs to follow Sechaba's trail in his efforts to find the missing rifle, but is it too little too late? Priya and Rajesh have their first big fight. Farrow is losing her patience with Harriet - is their plan coming loose at the seams?Friday 5 March 2010Episode 2807
Everyone is watching everyone at the shebeen, and no one can get what they want. Maggie and Jess form a comMonday front against a comMonday enemy. Harriet comes to a shocking conclusion about Kimberly. Monday 8 March 2010Episode: 2808
With Vusi's freedom in jeopardy, Lesedi makes Barker the offer he's always wanted to hear. As Maggie's hold on Jess grows ever tighter it is clear there is a shadow stalking Jess' life. Farrow surprises Harriet.Tuesday 09 March 2010Episode 2809
Sechaba knows he has a valuable commodity, and he's looking to sell it to the highest bidder. Calvin notes that something is wrong with Jess, but cannot see through the smoke screen of disinformation. Harriet's deception is going down well. Wednesday 10 March 2010 Episode: 2820 10
Sechaba makes a pivotal decision that affects Vusi and others profoundly. Calvin gets to the heart of Jess's issues. Kimberly puts Harriet in a compromising position and Harriet has to dig deep to make the right decision. Thursday 11 March 2010Episode 2811
Sechaba gives Vusi what he needs, but will the fingerprints match? Jess decides to do something drastic to stop Calvin forcing her problem into the open. Harriet finds out that someone is not as strong as she seemed. Friday 12 March 2010Episode 2812
Farrow discovers a way to exploit her position at Deep Gold. Calvin is horrified as he begins to understand the real reason why Jess broke up with him. Zeb gets an entirely terrifying message from his friendly service provider.
Monday 15 March 2010Episode 2813
Farrow tries to go for a big stake in a deep, dark and dangerous game. Calvin tells the truth and gets threatened with legal action for his pains. Zeb is living in service provider hell and is close to the end of his tether.Tuesday 16 March 2010Episode 2814
Farrow steals the means to achieve her illegal goal. Calvin tries to get Maggie to acknowledge that Jess is a girl in need of help. Zeb plays the, 'my wife is the councillor'; card in trying to resolve his horrifying financial dispute. Wednesday 17 March 2010Episode 2815
Farrow struggles with her conscience but meets resistance from Slu. Calvin struggles to come to terms with Jess's problems. Agnes and Zeb battle it out in all arenas and Agnes has a few unpleasant surprises. Thursday 18 March 2010Episode 2816
Will Farrow get the hard earned loot cleaned up on time and without her scam being uncovered by Nandipha? Maggie and Jess are the queens of disorders. Zeb manages to make some headway in his war, but the battle at home goes badly.Friday 19 March 2010Episode 2817
Farrow's success breeds a Mondayster which threatens to devour her. Jess lets her shadow come out to play on The Deep. Try as he might to find the true and only path, Zebedee Matabane finds himself stumbling in the dark.
Monday 22 March 2010Episode 2818
Farrow begins to intuit the risks of financial endeavours in the hot bowels of the earth. Jess pulls the wool over her keeper's eyes. Zeb is unable to make his planned power-saving strategy come to fruition. Tuesday 23 March 2010Episode 2819
With Death on her hands Farrow realises she has to extricate herself from the depths. Jess plays Calvin, but not everyone is taken in. Agnes reaches breaking point, and this time Zebedee Matabane will have to pay for his actions. Wednesday 24 March 2010Episode 2820
Farrow fights her guilty conscience, and wins the battle, but the Grim Reaper will haunt her yet. Jess lies about the root of her emotional problems, and Calvin is frustrated. Zeb and Agnes are in agreement about one thing. Thursday 25 March 2010Episode 2821
Farrow becomes heavy handed in order to save her skin. Jess becomes even more devious as the nutritional disaster starts to affect her thinking. Agnes finds Zebedee Matabane entirely accountable, but it doesn't really help. Friday 26 March 2010Episode 2822
Nandipha decides she has to tip off the police, but others are keen to stop that from happening. Calvin realizes that the time for the toughest kind of love has come. Agnes will pay the bill, but only if Zeb accepts her demands.
Monday 29 March 2010Episode 2823
Farrow is faced with an apparently impossible demand. Maggie and Calvin find that tough love is really tough on them. Benjamin Le Roux is bored and searches for a new project to satisfy his special genius for disorder.Tuesday 30 March 2010Episode 2824
Nandipha gets help from an unexpected quarter but the heat and the pressure and the darkness might be too much for her. Maggie has to sort her wants from her needs while Jess must suffer alone. ON!TV hears news of a coming star (Talent Search alert
). Wednesday 31 March 2010Episode 2825
Farrow has just 48 hours to save Nandipha or put the noose around her neck. Jess does the apparently impossible, and Maggie and Calvin are brought to their knees. Sibling rivalry is the flavour of the day in the le Roux household.
Isidingo is on SABC3 Mondays to Fridays at 18h30.