Binge-watch Being Bonang plus 10 more SA reality shows

2018-05-21 06:00

When it comes to entertainment, South Africans are spoilt for choice. Even though we have more options now than ever before, certain shows reign supreme over others, keeping us glued to our screens and hungrier for each new episode. Here’s our list of the top 11 South African reality shows you need to watch and what makes them so special:

Being Bonang

Catch Africa’s most sought-after media personality and presenter as she gives South Africans a glimpse into her glamorous life. From personal moments to Benglish - Bonang will have you enthralled and entertained. Watch now »

Becoming Mrs Jones

Embark on a journey with media personality Minnie Dlamini as she evolves from singlehood into a life of marital bliss with her beloved husband Quinton Jones in this three-part wedding special. Watch now »

Living the Dream with Somizi

Follow flamboyant entertainer Somizi Mhlongo as he shares glimpses into his personal life and introduces viewers to the charismatic characters that have helped shape his fabulous life. Get ready for some piping hot tea and bucket loads of laughter! Watch now »

Rich Kids

Enter a world of wealth and luxury with the upper echelon of Mzansi’s youth. From their favourite designers to their spending preferences, Rich Kids gives viewers an intimate glimpse into the lives of the young, rich and fabulous. Watch now »

Diski Divas

Being a WAG may look like a blast but it’s not all champagne and parties. Follow the wives, girlfriends and exes of soccer stars as they navigate through high-end glamour and equal amounts of drama in this explosive show. Watch now»

Preachers’ Kids

This series profiles a group of millennials whose decisions and values are ultimately influenced by their parents’ career paths. Watch as they deal with the pressures of being born to preachers and navigate their own freedom in the process. Watch now»

Dineo’s Diary

Centred around media personality Dineo Ranaka, this series take viewers on a ride through the highs and lows of being famous while having to juggle kids, a growing empire and all the drama that comes along with it. Watch now »

Forever Young

Follow three of South Africa’s most beloved TV stars: Siyabonga Ngwekazi (Scoop Makhathini), Lungile Radu (Lungsta) and Thomas Gumede as they live their best lives while keeping their close-knit friendship intact. Watch now »

Mandla and Lexi

Shortly after appearing on Big Brother Mzansi, Mandla Hlatshwayo and Lexi van Niekerk became one of South Africa’s favourite couples and landed their own reality show in the process. Watch Mandla and Lexi as they cast their spotlight on their relationship and share with South Africans what it’s really like to be Mzansi’s “It” couple. Watch now »

My Kitchen Rules

South Africans team up in pairs to compete for the chance to win R1 million by hosting a dinner party for their fellow competitors and celebrity judges J’Something and chef David Higgs. It quickly gets messy, in more ways than one - not everyone has the talent in the kitchen or the social skills round the table that it’ll take to win. Season 2 comes to DStv on 3 June, so now’s your chance to binge on Season 1. Watch now »

Wedding Bashers

Want even more stress and drama on your wedding day? Then do what these South African couples did and invite the Wedding Bashers: Cindy Nell, Denise Zimba, Siba Mtongana and Zavion Kotze. Get an inside look at some jaw-dropping weddings as 24 hopeful couples wait to see if their special day will be named the wedding of the season. Watch now »

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