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GBV activists slam Patrick Shai for threatening to beat Cassper

GBV activists slam Patrick Shai for threatening to beat Cassper

Gender-based violence (GBV) activists have deemed a video by veteran TV actor Patrick Shai promising to beat rapper Cassper Nyovest a red flag coming from a self-confessed repentant perpetrator.

SA fashionistas pay tribute to legendary trailblazer André Leon Talley

"As the current generation in the fashion industry, we need to be grateful that such an icon allowed the black child to see the vision", says Tlale.

Nimrod Nkosi joins SABC telenovela The Estate

Seasoned actor and talk show host Nimrod Nkosi has joined SABC3 telenovela The Estate.

Semi Tee keeping busy and learning about money

Labwantwana Ama Uber hitmaker plans to drop three albums this year.

Scandal! stands the test of time as 4,000th episode flighted

Multi-award-winning e.tv daily drama Scandal! will on Tuesday night mark a milestone as it flights its 4,000th episode. Premiered in January 2005, Scandal! still holds its position as one of the most-watched daily dramas in SA, averaging 5m viewers per night. According to the show’s producers, its strength lies in its consistent ability to challenge conventions, unearth talent and tell compelling stories.

Sello Maake ka Ncube adds his voice to fight against GBV

TV and stage actor Sello Maake ka Ncube has hit the right note with his latest play, The Voice, which tackles the issue of gender-based violence – behaviour he admits to having perpetrated when he was younger.

Kea Boya wants to use her platform to tackle mental health issues

Radio presenter battled depression in high school.

Music and films helped Nhleko navigate tough childhood

Behind any great live performance by artists, there is an exceptional and hard-working sound engineer lurking in the background making it all possible.

Lekgwathi reopens looted restaurant after donations

Former Orlando Pirates captain Lucky Lekgwathi’s restaurant has finally reopened after it was looted and vandalised during last year’s protests.

Ayanda Khumalo to honour mom at Bra Hugh's festival

Late opera singer Sibongile Khumalo's daughter is set to step out of her comfort zone with a performance of her mother's songs at the celebration of jazz legend Hugh Masekela, who died four years ago.

Living apartments a gallery space for Dhlame

In trying to create a platform for artists to showcase their creations, seasoned visual artist and curator Happy Dhlame is using living apartments as a gallery space to stage art shows.

Khomo returns to TV in new sexy role

"The show is a bit daring because it has all the sex and nudity. It is raunchy but you know what I’ve always dreamed of being part of productions that can be forward like that."

Zamani Mbatha surges ahead after dumping soccer

Zamani Mbhatha showed great potential as a soccer player at school, but the acting bug was just too strong and he dumped the beautiful game for acting. He got his first gig as a TV actor just after completing his matric and never looked back.

Lupita Nyong'o jumps to new heights with all-female cast thriller

Oscar winner defeats acrophobia via daring stunts.

Aaron Moloisi marches on to new venture after 20 years in showbiz

Multi-lingual TV presenter, actor starts his own radio station.

SPOTLIGHT | 'The Lost Daughter' and new Scream movie open this weekend

Oscar winner Olivia Colman stars in Maggie Gyllenhaal's directorial debut,  'Scream 5' takes us back to the deadly town of Woodsboro, plus news from the Golden Globes

Zola Nene dishes out what to expect in the new MasterChef SA

'It’s going to put SA food on the map in the most positive light'.

Ex TV presenter Precious Kofi makes a comeback as a visual artist

Former child star will stage an exhibition with Zakes Mda on Human Rights Day.

MaKhumalo looking for her chance to shine as new member of RHOD

"In Uthando Nesthembu, it is all of us sharing a space, but in this reality show the focus will be on me. People will know who I am and what I do with whom.”

Man arrested for cellphone theft at posh club owned by celeb

Police have nabbed a suspect linked to the theft of cellphones belonging to patrons at Maqaqa Exclusive Lifestyle, a venue co-owned by one of the wives of businessman Musa Mseleku south of Durban.

New Skeem Saam cast reminisce about high school days

Actors tackle storylines focused on teen angst, social media and sex.

Sultry singer Londie London among new faces in revamped ‘The Real Housewives of Durban'

“Since I've become a wife, and a mother, I thought it would be a great idea for the public to see how I’m rebranding myself,” says London.

Mat_Elle: 'I quit my well-paying job to work for free as a broadcaster'

The budding radio personality talks about sacrifices she made to make her name on radio.

Visual arts duo scoop prestigious award

Visual artists Mbali Dhlamini and Phumlani Ntuli proved to be the most innovative artists in an international competition, beating 61 counterparts to the big prize.

World reacts to death of trailblazing actor Sidney Poitier

Luminaries from Hollywood and politics reacted on Friday to the death of Sidney Poitier, who broke through racial barriers and inspired a generation during the civil rights movement.

Sidney Poitier, first black actor to win best actor Academy Award, dies at 94

Sidney Poitier, who broke through racial barriers as the first black winner of the best actor Oscar for his role in "Lilies of the Field," and inspired a generation during the civil rights movement, has died at age 94
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