Anga Makubalo lands new TV drama

Ousted “Generations” actor Anga Makubalo, aka NaakMusiQ, has landed a new TV gig.  

Bonang, Jeannie D and Bonnie Mbuli to take over from Noeleen

As speculations spread as to who will take over Noeleen Maholwana-Sangqu’s current timeslot on SABC 3, whispers are getting louder that the team of radio/television personality Bonang Matheba, television presenter Jeannie D and actress Bonnie Mbuli will reign over.  

Donald Trump calls South Africa a mess

Real estate mogul and billionaire Donald Trump has angered and outraged the virtual world by calling South Africa a mess in a latest Twitter post.  

Vuzu AMP looking for Mzansi’s next big rapper

Vuzu AMP is launching a new talent search show called “The Hustle”, aimed at underground rappers waiting for their big break.  

Fashion at the 2015 South African Music Awards.

The 2015 South African Music Awards (SAMAs) took place in Sun City on Sunday night, 19 April. Big winners of the night included K.O and Beatenberg; with acts such as The Soil, Cassper Nyovest and Jeremy Loops rocking the stage.  

Queen Bonang turns down Vundla

Mzansi's "It" girl Bonang Matheba turned down a role in Generations while many average actors would kill for such an offer. But Matheba is not your average actor - in fact she is not even an actor.  

'Fed-up' actors leave soapie

Trouble is back to dog Generations: The Legacy after two of its leading actors quit in what is feared might ignite an exodus of talent.  

Simphiwe Dana slams government over xenophobic attacks

Musician and social activist Simphiwe Dana has taken a stand against the South African government, slamming the government for being "lenient" on those behind the xenophobic attacks.  

Trevor Noah to take over Daily Show from August

In a latest episode of The Daily Show, current host Jon Stewart surprised everyone by revealing that his last airdate will be on 06 August.  

HHP responds to SAMA critics

After receiving a lukewarm reception from the naysayers for his effort as host of the 2015 South African Music Awards, rapper HHP has for the first time broken his silence.  

Die Antwoord planning a movie with Charlize Theron

A new Sony leaked e-mail hack reveals that South African rap-rave group Die Antwoord is working on a movie that they want SA screen siren Charlize Theron to star in.  

Is Trevor Noah already working on The Daily Show?

Although an official date is yet to be set for Trevor Noah’s debut airdate as the first non-white and non-American host of “The Daily Show”, it will appear that the South African comedian is already hard at work.  

Minnie Dlamini lands mega bank deal

TV presenter Minnie Dlamini's stock has appreciated after the sex magnet netted a deal with one of the leading banks believed to be worth R7-million.  

Meet Chris Brown’s daughter

R&B crooner Chris Brown recently took to Instagram to officially debut the first photo of him and 10-month-old daughter Royalty.  

Sharing a Pulane ‘nudey’ could land you in hot water

An online regulations policy that will deal with the distribution of pornographic material as well assault videos is in the pipeline.  

Is Nicki Minaj engaged?

Is the First Lady of hip-hop Nicki Minaj ready for a Mr Nicki Minaj?  

Beyonce's mom gets hitched

Beyonce's mom Tina Knowles got married to soap opera star Richard Lawson in a lavish all-white affair aboard a yacht on Sunday evening in California.  

AKA angers fans over King Pie shade

Rapper AKA angered twitter fans on Monday afternoon after sharing a picture of his seafood lunch and throwing shade at low-end King Pie in the process.  

Charlize Theron didn’t get paid for her Oscar-winning performance

South African screen siren Charlize Theron reveals in her new interview with US Esquire that she never got paid for her Oscar-winning performance in the 2003 critically acclaimed movie “Monster”.  

Chaka Khan and Louie Vega to headline DStv food and music festival

The Queen of Funk Chaka Khan and house music maestro Louie Vega are set to headline this year’s DStv Delicious International Food & Music Festival  

SAMAs goodie bag worth a whopping R2 million

The goodie bag for this year’s South African Music Awards is worth more than almost all of our student loans combined.  

Looks we loved at the SAFTAs - PHOTOS

SA had its own glittering award ceremonies for film and television awards. Like many award evening it all about the smiles and the fashion.  

Meet Kelly Rowland’s baby Titan

Four months after she gave birth, Kelly Rowland is officially introducing her baby son Titan Jewell to the world.  

Flabba's memorial service in pictures

A memorial service for rapper Nkululeko 'Flabba' Habedi  was held at Bassline in Johannesburg, Newtown.  

A tribute to Flabba – rappers and musos remember him

Fellow members of Skwatta Kamp said they'd lost a brother as they took to the stage to share some memories of Flabba.  

Peter Sephuma and KB Motsilanyane leaving Rhythm City

After seven years at the forefront of Rhythm City, Peter Sephuma and KB Motsilanyane will close the curtain on the show.  

Pabi Moloi and Dineo Moeketsi to make TV together

After a short hiatus, PowerFM radio host Pabi Moloi is making her TV comeback and Dineo Moeketsi will be joining her.  

Bob Mabena and Thembi Seete join “Please Call Me”

Radio veteran Bob Mabena and singing sensation Thembi Seete are joining Mzansi Magic’s interactive live music show “Please Call Me”.  

Zahara pays heartbreaking tribute to late brother

Multi-talented songbird Zahara has paid a heartbreaking tribute to her late brother Mbuyiseli Mkutukana in an Instagram post almost a year after his tragic death.  

Minnie Dlamini lands mega bank deal

TV presenter Minnie Dlamini's stock has appreciated after the sex magnet netted a deal with one of the leading banks believed to be worth R7-million.  

Meet Justin Timberlake’s newborn son Silas

Pop crooner Justin Timberlake shared the first snap of newborn son Silas on Instagram on Sunday.  

Big Sean and Ariana Grande call it quits

Rapper Big Sean and pop princess Ariana Grande have split up after dating for eight months.  

Laverne Cox poses nude for magazine

Transgender actress Laverne Cox stars in a groundbreaking shoot for the May issue of American beauty magazine Allure.  

Trevor Noah hangs out with Jerry Seinfeld, Matthew Broderick and Larry David

“It Boy’’ Trevor Noah continues on his winning streak, spotted with comedy royalty Jerry Seinfeld, Matthew Broderick and Larry David on a latest outing.  

Solange Knowles’ business partner stabbed 10 times

Singer and style icon Solange Knowles’ business partner Armina Mussa was stabbed 10 times during an altercation on Wednesday night.  

Jaden Smith steps out in a dress

Will and Jada Pinkett Smith’s eccentric son Jaden recently stepped out in a black dress.  

Cristiano Ronaldo unveils new CR7 underwear campaign

Cristiano Ronaldo has unveiled his new scorching Ad campaign for his CR7 underwear line.  

J-Lo is the inspiration behind Google Images

Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt has revealed that the barely there dress that Jennifer Lopez wore to the 2000 Grammys is the inspiration behind Google Images.  

In conversation with Jodi Picoult in SA

Author Jodi Picoult is coming to South Africa.  

Notable debut novels by South African authors

SA writers are pushing boundaries and getting under the skin of core issues. Here is a list of notable debut novels released in 2015.  

Writer Tlali makes it to list of icons

A GOOD book can change a person; their outlook, their persona. It can change a human being into something they never thought they could be. A good book can reinvent a person but that change must come from inside.  

Zelda la Grange making millions from Mandela book

Nelson Mandela’s former private secretary Zelda la Grange’s book “Good Morning, Mr Mandela” is the best selling book of 2014, according to a Sunday news report.  

'No time for boys'-Jessica Nkosi

Jessica Nkosi has no time for boys, she is single and loving it.  

Maleh steps out of the shadows

GOOGLE singer Malehloka "Maleh" Hlalele and nothing much comes up.  

Meet Sandi Mabasa of FabroSanz

SHE is what some may call an overnight sensation, but fashion designer and stylist Sandi Mabasa took time to build her fashion brand.  

Paul's dancing to his own tune

DANCER Paul Modjadji has risen from an unknown in his own country to a global star, now anointed Tshwane's first ambassador to the world.  

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