Celebs who’ve clinched new gigs
Mpho Maboi’s new sports show on Metro FM
On Monday the station announced its replacement for Robert Marawa’s Sport@6 show. Sports anchor Udo Carelse and Mpho Maboi will take over the slot on a new programmed called The Ultimate Sport Show. Udo will host the show on Monday – Wednesday and on Fridays again while Mpho will host the show on Thursdays.
Minnie Dlamini’s new reality show
Titled Becoming Mrs Jones and set to hit the screen next month on Vuzu Amp, the show will see Minnie giving fans an exclusive insight into the journey of getting ready to marry Quinton Jones. The couple recently had their traditional wedding and it’s alleged the white wedding will be held on 16 September.
Nandi Madida to host Afropunk Brooklyn music festival
Just recently she was announced as the new face of Lux soap brand and now she’s signed up for a new gig. The TV personality took to Instagram to announce her new job. The caption for her post reads: “I am both ecstatic and honoured to announce that I will be making History as the FIRST AFRICAN to host at AfropunkBrooklyn in New York City 26 & 27 August. Dreams really do come true.”
The line-up for the festival includes Solange Knowles, Raphael Saadiq and Macy Gray.
Trevor Noah's new local show Trevor Noah Presents
The comedian and The Daily Show host will be doing a 13-part TV series to air on MNET and set for release in 2018. The show will showcase local upcoming comedians.