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Idols

Genres: Music, Reality, Reality Competition
Broadcast on: M-Net, Mzansi Magic, Mzansi Wethu

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Seasons

Season 1

Channel Premiere Finale TX Time Episodes
M-Net 24 Feb 2002 17 Jun 2002 Sundays Unknown

Season 2

Channel Premiere Finale TX Time Episodes
M-Net 22 Jun 2003 16 Oct 2003 Sundays Unknown

Season 3

Channel Premiere Finale TX Time Episodes
M-Net 31 Jul 2005 27 Nov 2005 Sundays Unknown

Season 4

Channel Premiere Finale TX Time Episodes
M-Net 19 Aug 2007 10 Dec 2007 Sundays Unknown

Season 5

Channel Premiere Finale TX Time Episodes
M-Net 01 Feb 2009 03 May 2009 Sundays Unknown

Season 6

Channel Premiere Finale TX Time Episodes
M-Net 18 Jul 2010 02 Nov 2010 Sundays Unknown

Season 7

Channel Premiere Finale TX Time Episodes
M-Net 05 Jun 2011 04 Oct 2011 Sundays Unknown
Mzansi Magic 05 Jun 2011 04 Oct 2011 Sundays Unknown

Season 8

Channel Premiere Finale TX Time Episodes
M-Net 03 Jun 2012 02 Oct 2012 Sundays Unknown
Mzansi Magic 03 Jun 2012 02 Oct 2012 Sundays Unknown

Season 9

Channel Premiere Finale TX Time Episodes
M-Net 28 Jul 2013 26 Nov 2013 Sundays/Tuesdays Unknown
Mzansi Magic 28 Jul 2013 26 Nov 2013 Sundays/Tuesdays Unknown

Season 10

Channel Premiere Finale TX Time Episodes
M-Net 13 Jul 2014 23 Nov 2014 Sundays, 17h30 - 19h00 Unknown
Mzansi Magic 13 Jul 2014 23 Nov 2014 Sundays, 17h30 - 19h00 Unknown

Season 11

Channel Premiere Finale TX Time Episodes
Mzansi Magic 12 Jul 2015 22 Nov 2015 Sundays, 17h00 - 19h00 Unknown
M-Net 12 Jul 2015 22 Nov 2015 Sundays, 17h00 - 19h00 Unknown

Season 12

Channel Premiere Finale TX Time Episodes
Mzansi Magic 17 Jul 2016 27 Nov 2016 Sundays, 17h30 - 19h00 20
Mzansi Wethu 14 Jan 2017 27 May 2017 Saturdays, 17h30 - 19h00 20

Season 13

Channel Premiere Finale TX Time Episodes
Mzansi Magic 09 Jul 2017 19 Nov 2017 Sundays, 17h30 - 19h00 20
Mzansi Wethu 06 Jan 2018 19 May 2018 Saturdays, 18h00 - 20h00 20

Season 14

Channel Premiere Finale TX Time Episodes
Mzansi Magic 08 Jul 2018 18 Nov 2018 Sundays, 17h30 - 19h00 20
Mzansi Wethu 08 Feb 2019 21 Jun 2019 Fridays, 20h00 - 21h30 20

Season 15

Channel Premiere Finale TX Time Episodes
Mzansi Magic 07 Jul 2019 17 Nov 2019 Sundays, 17h30 - 19h00 20
Mzansi Wethu 04 Jan 2020 16 May 2020 Saturdays, 17h30 - 19h00 20

Season 16

Channel Premiere Finale TX Time Episodes
Mzansi Magic 02 Aug 2020 13 Dec 2020 Sundays, 17h30 - 19h00 20
Mzansi Wethu 16 Jan 2021 29 May 2021 Saturdays, 17h30 - 19h00 20


Starring Cast

as
Herself

Candy Litchfield is a South African television presenter best known for presenting the first season of the M-Net reality competition Idols, in 2002

6.0


as
Herself

Marah Louw is a South African singer and actress who began singing at the age of 10 with the choir Imilonji Kantu.

4.8


as
Himself

Matthew Stewardson was a South African actor, singer and television presenter best known for co-hosting the first season of the M-Net reality competition Idols, in 2002.

7.0


as
Himself

Sami Sabiti is a Ugandan-born South African television presenter and actor best known for hosting the first season of the M-Net reality television competition Idols, in 2002

6.1


as
Himself

Randall Abrahams is a South African radio and television personality and an independent consultant to the digital and PR industry best known as "the bad judge" on the M-Net reality competition series Idols, since the show launched in February 2002.

6.2


as
Himself

Director of Marketing / A&R - SonyBMG Records

With 30 years in the industry, Dave understands the ins and outs of the music business possibly better than anyone else in the country

8.2


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Himself

Gareth Cliff is a South African radio disc jockey and television personality best known for hosting a weekday breakfast show on 5FM and as a judge on the M-Net reality competition series Idols, since the second season in 2003.

6.5


as
Himself

Colin Moss is a South African actor and television personality best known for presenting Fear Factor for M-Net in 2002, co-presenting Idols 2003 and presenting Idols in 2005 and 2006

7.4


as
Host - Herself

Letoya Makhene is a South African actress, singer and television presenter best known for co-hosting the second season of the M-Net reality competition Idols, in 2003.

6.3


as
Host - Herself

Liezel van der Westhuizen is a South African continuity announcer best known for presenting continuity on SABC3

7.7


as
Host - Himself

ProVerb is a South African recording artist, TV and radio presenter who started his rapping career in 1999.

7.3


as
Judge - Herself

Penny Lebyane is a South African radio DJ best known as a DJ for Metro FM. She was a judge on the first season of the M-Net reality competition Idols, in 2002.

8.4


as
Judge - Herself

Unathi Nkayi is a South African singer, actress and radio personality best known as a judge on the Mzansi Magic reality competition series Idols.

5.9


as
Judge - Himself

Marcus Brewster is a South African PR entrepreneur and the executive chairman of South Africa's most awarded PR agency, Marcus Brewster Publicity.

7.3


as
Judge - Himself

Somizi Mhlongo is a South African celebrity choreographer, singer, actor and television personality known for his flamboyant appearances on television shows

8.8


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