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9 Big Brother Mzansi Break Out Stars: Where Are They Now?

Here’s a quick run down of what the most popular break out stars from Big Brother Mzansi have been up to.

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They shot to instant fame after appearing on Big Brother Mzansi.

But many of the former contestants from the reality show have gone on to pursue thriving careers in showbiz – some with more success than others. And although the 3rd season of show will not be airing this year as expected, interest in another season remains firm amongst avid viewers. Here’s a look at what some of the most popular personalities from the show are now up to.

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K2

K2 has probably forged the most noteworthy musical career amongst all the former housemates so far. The Lepara rapper has garnered himself a steady following which has, amongst other things, kept him relevant.

READ K2 EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: ‘I RAP FOR THE PEOPLE.’

 

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MBALI NKOSI

Mbali Nkosi has become a household name since being evicted from the house. The 27 year old has gone to present the All Access TV show on Mzansi Magic alongside Nomzamo Mbatha and Anga Makubalo. All of that came after she frequented the news anchor desk at ANN7. Elsewhere, she gave music the essential try with a single called ‘S.M.A.T. Rain’. While many feel that the single really doesn’t deserve a sequel, there’s no denying Mbali is on a triumphant roll.

BB Mzansi 2 Mbali Nkosi

READ: ‘I HAD TO FIGHT FOR EVERYTHING I HAVE’ – MBALI NKOSI INTERVIEW

BLUE MBOMBO

Blue is a cast member of popular Mzansi Magic reality television show Diski Divas. The show chronicles the lives of spouses, girlfriends and exes of South African soccer players. Blue was voted the Sexiest Women in South Africa in 2016 by Sowetan readers, and was recently announced as the face of a beauty product called Reviv.

Blue Mbombo

LEXI 

Lexi has been a constant fixture in the press, in part due to her larger than life character and her trendy clap backs on Twitter. But that is not the only thing she has been up to. Lexi stars on her reality show alongside her boyfriend, Big Brother season 2 winner Mandla Hlatshwayo.

Mandla and Lexi

MANDLA

Mandla won himself a nifty R1 million from the show’s second season, after leading the most controversial season yet. But he wasn’t about to let that dry up. The reality show star has since ventured into other things – like being a host on the Pls Call Me programme, star in his own reality show Mandla & Lexi as well as start up his own tuck shop. Smart guy.

EX

While many of his counterparts mentioned in this list seem to have taken the reality TV path further after their stay in the house, Ex turned his full attention to his music career.

K2 and Ex

NTOMBI

Ntombi followed her co-win with a media career that brought us a season of Ntombi & Ace and a song, Qabashwe, after that. Unfortunately she has recently gone under the radar, especially after she and Ace were busted shifting some illegal drugs last year.

ACE

Well Ace and Ntombi are an item, so everything that applies to her also applies to him. Reality show, the Qabashwe song and then the drug thing.

CHELSEA

Mbali’s bff on Big Brother is a news anchor at ANN7.


Photo Credit: Mbali Nkosi Instagram.com (thanks to OnAirPhoto), Mandla & Lexi Mzansimagic.tv. All photos: Instagram.com

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WATCH: Bonang Bags ‘Inspiration and Influence’ Award in Prague

Queen B paced triumphantly to collect the latest addition to her long list of accomplishments

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Bonang Matheba wins the Inspiration and Influence award at the Global Social Awards

That Bonang Matheba reign just won’t let up!

South African TV Host and entrepreneur flew the South African flag high in Prague, Czech Republic, where she bagged the cool Inspiration and Influence award at the Global Social Awards.

The Queen B, who looked mesmerising in a floral green printed three piece styled with her famous curls, which cascaded to her cute blazer, couldn’t contain her excitement as she was announced as the winner of the award.

Bonang Matheba wins the Inspiration and Influence award at the Global Social Awards

Smiling from ear to ear, the glamorous media personality thanked her fans for their votes. ‘I know everybody back at home voted, and they’ve been rooting for me. We did it!”

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The 31 year old went on to advice social media influencers to use their platform to impact.

“Make sure you light people’s lives. Use it to talk about things that are important to you. Things that impact the youth around you… wherever you are, use it for good.”

Bonang Matheba wins the Inspiration and Influence award at the Global Social Awards

Pinky Girl, Bonang’s cousin, was there cheering her on!

Held in Prague, Czech Republic, the Global Social Awards are aimed at celebrating “popular figures from the world of social media. The show assembles more than 40 influencers from around the world to the city.

RELATED: HOW BONANG LAUNCHED HER OWN BRAND OF BUBBLY 

While not confirmed, chances of the whole trip to Prague making on to the looming third season of Being Bonang are pretty good. Members of production were spotted.

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khanya Mkangisa Busted For Drinking and Driving!

The Queen actress was recently arrested for drinking and driving

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Khaya Mkangisa

A video of a reportedly inebriated Khanya Mkangisa being arrested for drinking and driving has surfaced on social media.

The footage, which showcases a nasty exchange of words between the actress an a traffic law enforcement officer surfaced on Saturday evening.

The footage, which Times Live has since confirmed to have been recorded three weeks ago, shows The Queen star being taken into police custody with her hands behind her. While there’s no clarity who recorded the incident from the footage, a confrontation between the traffic cop and Khanya is reasonably audible.

This is not the first time Khanya got in trouble with the law. In Febraury this year, reports surfaced that she’d been arrested for an alleged hit and run. The 31 year old actress told Metro FM at the time that the whole incident had been “blown out of proportion.”

 

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A Look At Sho Madjozi’s African Themed Birthday Party

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Sho Madjozi is clearly in good spirits!

Her debut album, Limpopo Champions League, has scored SAMA award nominations. More recently, she wound down in a fashion truest to her vibe and aesthetic – assembling day ones to join her for a special time.

“You have to create the life you imagine for yourself”, said Sho Madjozi in a tweet showcasing some of the hottest snaps from her recent African themed birthday bash.

The 27 year old Kona hitmaker treated fans to glimpses of an intimate affair, in which everyone was clad in their beautiful traditional African garb.

“(We) dressed like royalty, served African food and had mqomboti shots”, she informed followers of the day’s going ons.

 

 

 

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