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CELEBS Scandal-riddled Katlego Maboe makes a comeback to Expresso on Monday 8 August after being abused by his girlfriend. Oops, we mean after being accused of abusing his girlfriend. Who knows, right? He'll be back full-time, starting with a heart-to-heart with Graeme Richards. According to S3's Pat Heerden: "We are delighted that the courts have exonerated him." >>
2 Comments | 02 Aug 2022 09:37
CELEBS Natural world legend David Attenborough (96) to be given a second knighthood for his services to TV and conservation. Will be known as Sir-Sir David Attenborough ;). He's getting what's called "a Knight Grand Cross of the Order of St Michael And St George" - fancier than a regular old knighthood apparently.
Comments | 08 Jun 2022 10:19
CELEBS Randall Abrahams ditches the eyesore Elvis "do" to take on the role of CEO of Primedia Broadcasting in the wake of his Idols exit.
1 Comment | 24 May 2022 15:12
CELEBS Idris Elba’s Fight School loads on BritBox on Youth Day, inspired by Mzansi. Idris discovered the positive impact of boxing clubs on township youth while he was here filming Mandela in 2013. Now he's started his own boxing school in the UK. The series follows eight young people who arm themselves with discipline, ambition and mental resilience through an intensive boxing course. Kapow!
1 Comment | 23 May 2022 13:02
CELEBS DJ Sbu pulls off something many can't. Fame for dayz. He began his broadcast career in community radio in 1998, joined YFM in 2000, appeared in Generations in June that year and will be interviewed on SABC1 talk show Heavy Hitters this Saturday 23 April at 19h30.
Comments | 19 Apr 2022 18:09
CELEBS Nataniël makes TV comeback in new lifestyle show Terwyl ek Wag (While I Wait). It follows the makeover of his ancestral French-Huguenots farmhouse, located between Cape Town and Stellenbosch. Premieres on kykNET on Monday 4 October at 20h00.
Comments | 08 Sep 2021 13:34
CELEBS Idols alumni Amanda Black released her new 10-track album Mnyama on Friday (6 August), described as "a soulful and introspective sonic journey through heartbreak and learning how to forgive yourself,".
1 Comment | 06 Aug 2021 15:28
CELEBS Dakota Fanning slums it on TV in Showtime's TV version of The Talented Mr Ripley titled Ripley. She plays Marge Sherwood, an American living in Italy who suspects darker motives underlie Tom Ripley's affability. Sherlock star Andrew Scott plays Ripley, portrayed by Matt Damon in the movie.
Comments | 16 Mar 2021 13:12
CELEBS Singer-songwriter Busiswa Gqulu headlines BET's third celebrity reality show titled Her Majesty: Busiswa. Series covers her music career, collaborations with international artists and insights into family life and her new album. Premieres Saturday 20 March at 19h30.
Comments | 03 Mar 2021 15:01
CELEBS Will Smith documentary Prince of Hollywood airs on 1Magic this Tuesday 2 March at 21h30. Features a behind-the-scenes look at his life.
Comments | 26 Feb 2021 14:17
CELEBS Lifetime goes Wendy Williams Wild on Saturday 10 April with a biopic on her life and a Big Brother-type confessional by Wendy who talks about the joys and humiliations she's experienced since childhood. Hot Topic - the biopic - airs at 19h20 and What a Mess! airs at 20h50.
Comments | 03 Feb 2021 15:08
CELEBS Gaming icon Sonic the Hedgehog gets his own animated show on Netflix. Has a dodgy name though: Sonic Prime. Sounds like it should be on Amazon!
Comments | 03 Feb 2021 13:22
CELEBS Muvhango's pulling out the stops to up its game. First with the arrival of multiple new characters and now a performance by Sho Madjozi. She performs her song Shahumba on Thursday 14 January when Teboho (Liteboho Molise) invites her to perform in her show to cause a stir in Thate.
1 Comment | 13 Jan 2021 09:48
CELEBS TV chef Siya Mtongana opens a restaurant at the 5-star Table Bay Hotel in da Mudda City. Name: Siba The Restaurant,.
Comments | 26 Dec 2020 14:06
CELEBS Taking the tongs with AKA on The Braai Show this Thursday, 3 December: Nomuzi MOOZLIE Skhanda Queezus New Age MaBreezus Mabena. She guests with her partner Sbuda Roc. On SABC1 at 19h30.
Comments | 30 Nov 2020 12:22
CELEBS Isidingo and Suidooster star Maurice Paige returns to his hometown of Heidelberg in VIA's memoir series Terugkeer on Monday 30 November at 19h30.
Comments | 27 Nov 2020 16:58
CELEBS Actress Rolanda Marais (Binnelanders, Trackers) wears cool vintage gear to return to her hometown of Wellington in VIA's new memoir series Terugkeer. Premieres Monday, 2 November at 19h30, with Rolanda as first guest. See comments for outfit pics>>
1 Comment | 02 Nov 2020 16:22
CELEBS Uzalo stars on Afternoon Express... it's becoming a regular thang. Next on their interview list: Nelisa Mchunu (Fikile) who guests on Thursday, 5 November at 17h00.
Comments | 30 Oct 2020 14:11
CELEBS Uzalo star Gugu Gumede (MaMlambo) to guest on Afternoon Express this Wednesday (28 October at 17h00). Will speak about her mental health and her Ngunikazi Foundation.
Comments | 26 Oct 2020 15:08
CELEBS TV and radio presenter Carol Ofori announces she's leaving Radio 2000. Her morning show Queens Of Grace to end on 30 October.
Comments | 22 Oct 2020 12:06
CELEBS E! celebrates Kim Kardashian's 40th birthday with themed marathons of highlight episodes from all seasons of Keeping Up. Marathons air from Monday, 19 to Sunday, 25 October, leading up to a birthday episode of the current Season 19 on Sunday at 20h00. Kim turned 40 On Wednesday, 21 October.
Comments | 21 Oct 2020 15:15
CELEBS Jerusalema's Master KG and Nomcebo Zikode to guest on Afternoon Express this Friday (23 October at 17h00).
Comments | 20 Oct 2020 10:07
CELEBS Did you know? Singer-songwriter Arno Carstens (of Springbok Nude Girls) is also a fine artist. On Tuesday, 6 October he shares the artistic inspiration he's found in the fishing village of Paternoster on SABC3's Insider SA, at 19h30.
Comments | 02 Oct 2020 14:51
CELEBS Nandi Madida to guest on Expresso and Afternoon Express on Friday, 18 September, with her single Organic - a song dedicated to Sarah Baartman on embracing one’s body.
Comments | 14 Sep 2020 16:23
CELEBS Jamie Foxx to star and produce new Netflix comedy series titled Dad Stop Embarrassing Me, alongside his daughter Corrine.
Comments | 02 Sep 2020 12:24
CELEBS Ewan McGregor and his biker buddy Charley Boorman reignite their "Long Way" motorcycle series with a new season on Apple TV+ called Long Way Up. They spend 100 days exploring South and Central America on their Harleys. Loads on Friday, 18 September with new episodes weekly.
Comments | 04 Aug 2020 15:16
CELEBS Former Imbewu star Fundi Zwane (KaMadonsela) launches perfume range called CAMAGU in the wake of her exit from the show.
Comments | 01 Aug 2020 12:49
CELEBS Cassper Nyovest to guest judge the Idols 16 premiere auditions on Sunday, 2 August at 17h30.
Comments | 30 Jul 2020 18:08
CELEBS Kelly Clarkson to host the Billboard Music Awards for a third year - on 29 April. Proof that Idols works for SOME careers but not for many others.
Comments | 26 Feb 2020 11:51
CELEBS Celebrity talk shows take a dive in the US after too many cancelled attempts by Katie Couric, Queen Latifah, Nate Berkus and others.
Comments | 04 May 2015 14:28
CELEBS Sandra Bullock named People's most beautiful woman.
Comments | 23 Apr 2015 14:27
CELEBS Trevor Noah to make his Daily Show debut in spring.
Comments | 23 Apr 2015 14:02
CELEBS Schlebs go on peace march to say #NoToXenophobia.
Comments | 17 Apr 2015 13:40
CELEBS Josh Groban, Kelly Clarkson release duet of Phantom's All I Ask of You.
Comments | 15 Apr 2015 12:01
CELEBS Pics of 10 celebs without make-up including Mila Kunis, Kerry Washington, Madonna, Eva Longoria and Tyra Banks.
Comments | 13 Feb 2015 16:08
CELEBS Oprah to act in a series on her OWN network for the first time in new drama series Queen Sugar.
Comments | 03 Feb 2015 14:42
CELEBS Rihanna's new year bikini.
Comments | 02 Jan 2015 18:50
CELEBS Lupita Nyong'o reflects on 2014 with an Instagram thank you poem.
Comments | 24 Dec 2014 12:40
CELEBS Senzo Meyiwa's wife Mandisa Mkhize reveals Senzo was leaving her for girlfriend Kelly Khumalo. Says she respected his decision.
Comments | 02 Nov 2014 19:42
CELEBS Charlize Theron on set in Long Street, Cape Town filming Sean Penn's latest movie The Last Face.
Comments | 29 Oct 2014 12:29
CELEBS 'Why didn't hackers try and find naked selfies of me?' - Dame Helen Mirren on the naked-celebrity-selfie-fiasco.
Comments | 08 Sep 2014 14:41
CELEBS Apple and the FBI to investigate the leaked nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton and other female schlebs leaked at the weekend.
1 Comment | 02 Sep 2014 14:33
CELEBS Jennifer Aniston reveals that cyber bullying has turned her into a social hermit.
Comments | 22 Aug 2014 15:05
CELEBS Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux (currently starring on The Leftovers) prepare to get married. Wedding planner talks about their plans.
Comments | 24 Jul 2014 17:22
CELEBS weatherman Derek Van Dam presents his final weather report in South Africa.
Comments | 04 Jul 2014 18:58
CELEBS Beyoncé puts an exclamation mark on her fame by taking the Number 1 spot on the Forbes Celebrity 100 List.
Comments | 01 Jul 2014 16:14
CELEBS Ice-T's grandson arrested after accidentally shooting and killing his roommate.
Comments | 01 Jul 2014 16:09
CELEBS "At the point when Tracy has recovered and decides that he is ready to go back to work, his show will be waiting for him." - FX bigwigs on Tracy Morgan and his accident at the weekend.
Comments | 11 Jun 2014 11:45
CELEBS Dr. Dre puts his Hollywood Hills home on the market for $35 million.
Comments | 11 Jun 2014 11:35
CELEBS See the WAGS who came out in full force at the 2014 South African cricket awards on Wednesday. JP Duminy’s wife = totally over-dressed. Doesn't match JP at all.
Comments | 05 Jun 2014 15:22


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Top Shows on TV: July 2022

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Durban Gen Teasers - September 2022

Dhlomo turns Sne against Phumeza and there's a new superintendent. Who?

New on TV today: Thursday 11 August

Mystery series Holding starts on BritBox and Real Housewives of Beverly Hills return to 1Magic.

Die Put 2 Teasers - August 2022

Back! A first look at what to expect when Die Put returns to eExtra once Die Binnekring ends.

Scandal! Teasers - September 2022

Javas crosses a line, detective Dintle investigates and "off-limits" becomes a turn on.

New on TV today: Wednesday 10 August

Netflix builds you an Instant Dream Home as Curiosity investigates Super Slime.

New on TV today: Tuesday 9 August

Gentleman Jack returns on M-Net and I Just Killed My Dad drops on Netflix.


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