How the SABC helped Isidingo

January 20, 2015 QuenchSA 0

For years, SABC 3 Isidingo was struggling to keep up with competition. The show failed to attract many viewers; this despite the fact that the Endemol produced drama is arguably the number one soapie on SABC with the superlative storylines and outstanding ensemble cast. The programme was moved around the different time slots from 18:30…


Queen & King of Africa: Bonang And D’Banj Debut Romance

January 9, 2015 QuenchSA 0

Before wrapping up a flux 2014, she hinted at an on-going production of two new television shows coming up in this year. Plus- and this is where it gets important- expanding to the rest of the continent and the world. We all know Bonang ‘Queen B’ Matheba, known elsewhere as Blockang (for blocking more haters on…


Post-Feud Cassper Nyovest & AKA : A Fresh Outlook?

January 7, 2015 QuenchSA 0

They squashed the allegedly contrived beef that ended up with them harassing each other at award shows. We found out when they posted that on their respective social media on the 24th of December, a day before they went back home to tell their mothers -"It's done!". Well, some have wondered what a world beyond…

MIley Twerking QuenchSA


January 7, 2015 QuenchSA 0

Did you know that the only thing standing between you and your 'ideal body' is a good ol' twerk? We called it! Well, you might wanna pay attention. This is good. The only thing more controversial and politicised than the twerking trend is twerking with people of slight stature. You are not Miley Cirus so…

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On The Radar: 10 Mzansi Celebs To Watch Out For in 2015

January 7, 2015 QuenchSA 0

uMzabalazo for the idea of South African celebrity spuns centuries. In the past, we have used sarcastic inverted comas in reference to local ‘celebrities’. Because let’s face it, most of them did not command that much public interest, regrettably. But recent years have seen a complete change in this self defeating trend. We now have…


The Real Jozi A-Listers: Something New for SA TV

November 6, 2014 QuenchSA 0

After weeks of mounting promotion,The Real Jozi A-Listers  finally premiered last week Friday on Vuzu Amp, new DStv channel 114. Sadly, the reactions have been mixed. The reality show slash 'mockumentary' premiered to a less than favourible response as viewers have been complaining that not only does the show appear to be a straight up copy of…


Generations Sompisi explains his poverty

October 28, 2014 QuenchSA 0

When you appear on television, people will inevitably conclude that you are rich, living a high life. But that’s not always true and Generations’ Sompisi is a living testimony. Tiki Nxumalo, who played the role of Sompisi in the soapie, downplayed the stereotypical comments that appearing on TV is synonymous to living an extravagant life.…

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