Candice Moodley

Full / Real Name: Candice-Anne Moodley
Born: 13 April 1975 (46 years old)
Gender: Female



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Candice Moodley (sometimes credited as Candice-Anne Moodley) is a South African television presenter, voiceover artist and actress, best known for co-hosting the magazine show Eastern Mosaic.

In 1989, at the age of 13, Candice was selected by multimedia journalist Manu Padayachee to be the presenter for East-Net, an Indian Community Channel produced for M-Net.

At the time she was the youngest continuity presenter in the country.

At the end of 1993 Moodley left East-Net to concentrate on her legal studies, but ended up joining the K-TV team.

In 1990 she was asked by the K-TV producers to audition for K-TV on M-Net, and landed the job as presenter. Her K-TV career lasted for 10 years.

During her time on K-TV, Candice was selected to be the MC for Former President Mandela's Birthday Bash in Skukuza, Kruger National Park, which she considers to be the highlight of her K-TV career.

From 1999 - 2000 she presented Teen Sport for DStv, fulfilling both the position of studio presenter and roving correspondent. The series ended in 2000.

From 2000 - 2002 she presented for Standard Bank TV together with Duncan Johnson. This was a corporate TV series that went out to Standard Bank employees and directors only.

From 1999 until the present Moodley has been the co-host of Eastern Mosaic, an Indian community magazine show currently on SABC2.

She also acted in an educational series for the SABC called The Science Club, and had roles in the SABC1 drama Soul City and the drama series Jozi-H, which premiered in South Africa on SABC3 on 26 April, 2007.

In 2007 she was one of the celebrity dancers in the reality show Strictly Come Dancing 3. Her and her dancing partner Quintus Jansen were  the  semi-finalists of the competition and lost to HHP and his partner Hayley Bennett in the Finale episode.

Candice Moodley
Candice Moodley at the press conference for the launch of Strictly Come Dancing 3

She was one of the featured celebrities on the first season of the South African version of the genealogy documentary series Who Do You Think You Are? (based on the British series of the same name), which premiered on SABC2 in May 2009.

Television Roles


New on TV today: Monday 19 April

People's Weather investigates Flights to Nowhere and Queen of the South returns to Telemundo.

New on TV today: Sunday 18 April

Our Wedding Story returns to SABC2 and a new season of Total Bellas starts on E!.

New on TV today: Saturday 17 April

M-Net City spends An Hour with President Obama and tattoo series Rumble & Hum returns to CBS Reality.

How to land a lead role: uBettina Wethu star audition tapes

Watch Farieda and Lesego's audition for the show.

Scandal! Teasers - May 2021

The Nhlamulo and Lindiwe debacle continues. Also, a secret makes Mlungisi lose his temper.

New on TV today: Friday 16 April

Local supernatural series Dead Places drops on Netflix and tvN Africa introduces a Lawless Lawyer.

New! Love or Poison? Teasers - April 2021

Introducing the first teasers for Glow TV's new supernatural primetime series...

Crossover alert! Skeem Saam's Kwaito and Kat spotted in 7de Laan's Hillside

... while 7de Laan's Ivy and Gabby photobomb their moment.

Die Sentrum Teasers - May 2021

Pam is stunned by Darren’s secret life and a young woman becomes the victim of a sex video.

New on TV today: Thursday 15 April

Silence of the Lambs spinoff Clarice starts on M-Net and Musiek Roulette returns to SABC2.


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