Connect with us

SA Soapies

What’s Happening On Your Fave Soaps This Week

Plenty of dramz is lined up on top South African soapies this week. Grab snippets of what’s coming up as we kick off a brand new week.

Published

on

Generations The Legacy

GENERATIONS

Tau has to man up and make one of the biggest decisions he’s ever had to make in his life. Smanga’s little tantrum gets the attention of the media and uncle Tebogo is not happy about that. Elsewhere, the looming death of an innocent life triggers Gadaffi’s dark side while, Getty is mortified at what she sees at the shebeen.

ISIBAYA

Zweli takes news that he wants to tie the know with Sihle to his father, while he remains the acting chief despite back paddling on the duties last week. Don’t you love it when he goes jogging because he just can’t deal? Ding Dong waltz into legal trouble when he opts for stealing as a means to help out with his financial troubles.

ISIDINGO

Drama continues at the mines with all the gender inequality talk, as Angelique is determined to represent the interests of female miners. Luckily, she will be grabbing tips for Rajesh on how to handle angry miners. Barker corners Pastor Gabriel to do his bidding, and you know Barker is known for getting his way around these things. So Sizwe’s shock and disproval of the arrangement is sad.

MUVHANGO

Mulalo ad Teboho set their sights on obtaining full custody of Morena, and they disclose these intentions to Ranthumeleng. Meanwhile Rendani and Lwazi are seeing a rough patch. Paranoia informs Matshidiso to follow Thuli to find out if she is up to something.

RHYTHM CITY

Drama! Zinzi is dealt a slap from Doc, during Women’s Month. The nerve, has he not been paying attention that physical violence against women is a big No-no? Let’s see how that pans out. Puleng is stressed out when it dawns on her that Suffocate harbours no wish to split up with Puleng, when Ntombi reveals plans for plans for a traditional wedding between Puleng and Suffo in KZN.

SCANDAL!

Quinton is spotted babysitting a kid by Thembeka. It looks all cute, but what she does not know is that it’s in fact his very own. Gontse tries getting on Pretty’s good graces. Dorcas corners Anzani with a confrontation after finding out she’s been dismissed.

UZALO

The Xulu declare war on the Mdletshes as Mxolisi hangs the towel on the choir. The press takes report that Pastor Mdletshe is guilty as charged.

Discover New TV News and Exclusive Interviews and Album Reviews on QuenchSA.com!

Continue Reading
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

SA Soapies

Real Reason Why Thandeka Dawn King Left Uzalo

Thandeka Dawn King Exits Uzalo after 5 Years!

Published

on

SABC 1 Uzalo Teasers

The buhlungus never phel…

2021 is proof of this Zulu proverb. Uzalo star, Thandeka Dawn King who portrays the character of Mangcobo is set to exit the SABC 1 soapie. The news was broken by Phil Mphela on his #KgopoloReports updates on Twitter.

In the tweet, the entertainment commentator alluded to King leaving Uzalo for a new lead role in  Black Brain Picture series dubbed “Diepsloot”.

Thandeka has been the main drawcard on the soapie for five years. According to reports, the 43 year old opted not to renew her contract with the soapie for the seventh season.

RELATED: SIYABONGA SHIBE EXITS ‘UZALO’

King has taken time off the soapie before to record other projects such as five seasons of Mzansi Magic’s Lockdown. There is no suggestion that this will be the last time we see her on the show.

The odds of her returning anytime soon are slim, as the actress will be relocating to Johannesburg.

Thandeka is one of many superstars that has quit the show amid dwindling television ratings and a threat of cancellation by the public broadcaster. Fan-favourite Khaya Dladla is displaying his range after he left the show’s flamboyant role as GC.

Our eyes will be glued to the screen in anticipation of Thandeka’s new project as well as what to make of Uzalo’s storyline after her exit.

Discover New Music, Exclusive Interviews and Album Reviews on QuenchSA.com!

Continue Reading

Celeb News

Will The Queen Survive Losing Brutus?

Themba Ndaba’s character Brutus to be written out of The Queen!

Published

on

Themba Ndaba Fired From the Queen

To prove, yet again, that 2020 was one of the worst years to date, The Queen ended the year by allegedly severing ties with drawcard thespian Themba Ndaba amid sexual harassment allegations.

The tea was shared by well-informed entertainment commentator, Phil Mpela, without getting into the nitty-gritty of it all. We had opted to provide Ferguson Films and Mzansi Magic enough time to respond to the claim, to no avail.

It is alleged that the actor made inappropriate advances to colleagues on the show.

 

News of the Ferguson’s firm stance on workplace conduct and sexual harassment was a welcomed sight by fans of the show after it was lambasted for hiring actors with a history of gender based violence.

Long-time actor Kenneth Nkosi, who reprised the role of Jaros and Peter Mashigo who played Thato’s father; Jackal were both drafted to the star-studded roster on the show even after they were known women abuse offenders.

RELATED TV NEWS: THE QUEEN TO MOVE FROM MZANSI MAGIC TO SABC 2

The production reportedly went through a sexual harassment workshop back in 2020. In a move to further streamline proper workplace conduct, the show will be writing out the storyline of fan-favourite, Brutus in the coming episodes.

It remains to be seen if the telenovela will survive without the tag team quips between Shaka and his uncle. The ratings took a hit the last time the duo was separated.

Furthermore, the soapie had already been straddling a thin line of becoming yet another casualty of 2020, with ratings dwindling with each episode. Regardless, the move to protect the workplace environment of the show over profit should be commended.

After all, it isn’t the first time that the Fergusons had fired one of their marquee actors. They will surely bounce back!

Discover New Music, Exclusive Interviews and Album Reviews on QuenchSA.com!

Continue Reading

News

Uzalo’s Mastermind Making a Comeback?

Sounded too good to be true!

Published

on

Mastermind Uzalo

 

Mzansi’s favourite gangster; Ntokozo ‘TK’ Dlamini, famously known for his role on SABC 1’s Uzalo, was rumoured to  be on his way back on the daily soapie. He, and dynamic partner-in-crime, Nay Maps were suggested to have reunited to bring back the mayhem that Mastermind and Mxolisi caused on screen.

The on-screen chemistry that Nay Maps and TK exude makes it a no-brainer to bring back the duo, after Uzalo’s ratings have been on the downward trajectory. TK teased his followers on Instagram, with a snap claiming that he merely bumped into his former co-conspirator.

The picture of the two sent more than 50 thousand fans into a frenzy, with nostalgic memories of their bromance on the show. It has now been confirmed by the show’s publicist that the two will not be returning to Uzalo.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Ntokozo Dlamini 👑 (@tk_dlaminii)

The last time Ntokozo was on Uzalo was in early 2019, when he assisted his friend escape prison. Nay Maps is still contracted to The Fergusons production, The Queen; while TK’s last acting gig was on The River as Prosecutor Sihle Ngema.

Keep it locked here for any developments on the story.

Browse The Latest TV Show Scoops, Recaps & Reviews and Connect With Us On Twitter and Facebook

Continue Reading
Advertisement
Shannon Esra Stars in Mnet Series Lioness
Soapies & Telenovelas2 days ago

Shannon Esra Stars in New M-Net Series Lioness

SABC 1 Uzalo Teasers
SA Soapies4 days ago

Real Reason Why Thandeka Dawn King Left Uzalo

Themba Ndaba Fired From the Queen
Celeb News2 weeks ago

Will The Queen Survive Losing Brutus?

Movies2 weeks ago

TOP PICK – Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom has Landed on Netflix

Soapies & Telenovelas3 weeks ago

How Gomora’s Langa Became Teddy’s Ninja

Isibaya November 2020 episode teasers
Soapies & Telenovelas3 weeks ago

Isibaya Mzansi Magic Teasers for January 2021

Soapies & Telenovelas3 weeks ago

‘Legacy’ M-Net Telenovela Teasers for January 2021

Somhale: The Union Wedding Special, Where to watch Somizi and Mohale's wedding
Drama Series3 weeks ago

18 Most Binged Series on Showmax in 2020

Soapies & Telenovelas3 weeks ago

New Cast Members Debut on ‘Rhythm City’

Movies3 weeks ago

‘Coming 2 America’ First Look

Netflix3 weeks ago

What to Binge on Netflix in January 2021

Drama Series3 weeks ago

New ‘Survivor SA’, ‘The Bachelorette SA’ & ‘Lioness’ in 2021

Streaming4 weeks ago

Amazon Prime Video added to DStv’s ‘Explora Ultra’

Soapies & Telenovelas1 month ago

Sindi Dlathu Takes on ‘Executive Producer’ Role on ‘The River’

Showmax1 month ago

STREAM: 15 African Series & Films that Rocked The World in 2020

Money Heist Berlin Professor Tokyo
Netflix1 month ago

What South Africans Watched on Netflix in 2020

TV1 month ago

‘Festive Get-Together’ Ep 2 with Glam Queens Sarah Langa & Kefilwe

Music1 month ago

Mlindo The Vocalist Collabs with Nathi in New Single ‘Imali’

Drama Series1 month ago

Secrets and Greed on New SABC 1 Mini-Series ‘Amazing Grace’

Drama Series1 month ago

Top 10 Most Anticipated SA Series Premiering in 2021

Movies1 month ago

TRAILERS: Christmas Movies to Stream Now

Music1 month ago

TRACE Confirms Season 2 of Khuli Chana’s ‘The Originators’

Documentaries1 month ago

Durban FilmArt 2021 Project Submissions Call Out

Movies1 month ago

The Elfkins: Baking a Difference in SA Cinemas December 25th

Drama Series1 month ago

HBO’s New Drama ‘Industry’ Lands on Showmax

Katlego Maboe 2020
Celeb News1 month ago

10 Most Googled South African Celebs in 2020

Soapies & Telenovelas1 month ago

Keep or Trash — A Review of Top 10 Mzansi TV Shows in 2020

Sizwe vs AKA 2020
Celeb News1 month ago

10 Most Explosive South African Celebrity Beefs of 2020

TV1 month ago

Sonia Mbele Opens Up about Co-Parenting after Explosive Divorce

Showmax1 month ago

Inside ‘BBNaija’ Winner Laycon’s Showmax Series

Movies1 month ago

‘WONDER WOMAN 1984’ in SA Cinemas December 16th

Music1 month ago

STREAM: Sun-EL Musician, Sjava, Boity, Sha Sha, Zakwe & Duncan

Music1 month ago

WATCH: Sha Sha Returns With New Single ‘Woza’

Movies1 month ago

‘Coming 2 America’ will now Premiere on Amazon Prime

Drama Series1 month ago

‘How To Ruin A Christmas: The Wedding’ – Trailer, Cast, Plot & More

Netflix1 month ago

What to Watch on Netflix this December

Reality Shows1 month ago

‘Lebo M – Coming Home’ Lands on Showmax

Music1 month ago

Inside Sun-EL Musician’s Upcoming Virtual Concert

Movies1 month ago

‘The Mauritanian’ – Trailer, Plot, Dates & More

TV1 month ago

Unathi Nkayi to Host Festive TV Special on 1Magic

Drama Series2 months ago

Filming for ‘Reyka’, an M-Net & Fremantle Crime Drama, has Begun

Music2 months ago

Spotify’s Top 10 Most Streamed SA Songs in 2020

SAMA26 winners
Music2 months ago

Entries Open for the 2021 SAMAs

Music2 months ago

Cassper Debuts as Director on ‘Nokthula’ Music Video

Movies2 months ago

‘Fatman’ in Cinemas on December 4th

Drama Series2 months ago

‘Durban Gen’ Reaches 2 Million in Ratings

Babes Wodumo and Mampintsha
Music2 months ago

The MTV Africa Music Awards are Back!

Music2 months ago

Elaine in Studio with Kaytranada

Music2 months ago

From SAMAs to Grammys, Trevor Noah Touches New Glory

Gomora Mahlasela
Soapies & Telenovelas2 months ago

‘Gomora’ Recovers from Slump of Boring Storylines

TV2 months ago

Why do South African Artists Die Broke?

Soapies & Telenovelas2 months ago

Rhythm City Canceled | Babes & Mampintsha Reality Show | Emtee vs. Ex | BHOVAMANIA

Mastermind Uzalo
News2 months ago

Uzalo’s Mastermind Making a Comeback?

Music2 months ago

WATCH: Mshoza Tribute, Hungani’s Exit & The Sjava Case

Soapies & Telenovelas2 months ago

eTV Cancels ‘Rhythm City’ After a Decade on Air!

Soapies & Telenovelas2 months ago

eTV Clears the Air about Hungani Ndlovu’s Exit from ‘Scandal!’

Music2 months ago

Kwaito Legend Mshoza Has Died

Movies2 months ago

A First Look at the Trailer for ‘Riding With Sugar’

K.O
Hip Hop2 months ago

WATCH: The Visuals for K.O’s Lucky Star Have Landed

SA TV News: Isibaya September Teases
Soapies & Telenovelas2 months ago

December Episodic Teasers for Mzansi Magic’s ‘Isibaya’

Drama Series2 months ago

First Look at New Showmax Thriller with Pallance Dladla & Lea Vivier

Documentaries2 months ago

Teboho Edkins’ ‘Days of Cannibalism’ Doccie gets Top Honours

Joburg Film Festival
Movies2 months ago

The Joburg Film Festival Adapts to the New Norm

Da L.E.S
Music2 months ago

Da L.E.S Returns with New Single ‘Elon Musk’

Streaming2 months ago

Cape Town Duo Debut New Cartoon Network Series

Soapies & Telenovelas2 months ago

Zamani Mbatha Joins ‘Rhythm City’

Joyous Celebration
Music2 months ago

Inside MTN Joyous Celebration’s Upcoming Virtual Concert

Documentaries2 months ago

Africa Rising Film Festival Goes Virtual For 2020 Edition

Reality Shows2 months ago

‘Love Island South Africa’ is Coming – Everything We Know

Gomora Recap September 2020
Showmax2 months ago

11 African Highlights to Stream on Showmax Right Now

HHP
Music2 years ago

HHP Is Dead At 38 – Reflecting On His Rise To The Top

South African celebrity couples
News3 years ago

These 11 South African Celebrity Couples Are Every Romantic Goal

Celeb News6 years ago

Mzansi Celebrity Nudes For A Cause: The Marie Claire Naked Issue 2015 is Out

idols sa season 5 auditions
TV2 years ago

Idols SA Season 15 Auditions Kick Off In Pretoria

Hair4 years ago

10 Fresh Celeb HairCuts (And Their Names) For Your Festive Look!

Celeb News5 years ago

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

Celeb News6 years ago

(PHOTOS) Vixen Unleashed! Namhla’s Hot Lingerie Behind The Scenes Snaps

Celeb News4 years ago

The 10 South African Celeb Couples Who Melted Our Hearts In 2016!

Fashion2 years ago

Tino Chinyani Wears The Best Pants In The Business – Proof in Pics!

Hair4 years ago

5 Banging Celeb Hairstyles To Steal For Your Festive Look!

TV4 years ago

Yvonne Left At The Alter: Scandal! Nuptials End In Tears

Isibaya traditional wedding Sibongiseni Mkhize, Mpiyakhe Zungu
TV2 years ago

Isibaya: The Traditional Zulu Wedding Everyone is Talking About (PHOTOS)

Celeb News6 years ago

Topless Tuesday: Pearl Thusi flaunts what her mama gave her

Nadia Nakai interview 2019
Interviews2 years ago

INTERVIEW: Nadia Nakai Dishes On ‘Nadia Naked’

Hair2 years ago

Hair: A Customer’s Experience At Legends Barber

best-dressed-female-celebs-sa
Fashion4 years ago

2016’s Top 10 Best Dressed South African Celebrities: Female Edition

Hair2 years ago

Hair: We Caught Up With Legends Barber Founder Sheldon Tatchell

Hair2 years ago

Hair: What Legends Barber is All About

Isipho
TV2 years ago

What You Need To Know About e.tv’s New Drama – ‘Isipho’

TV2 years ago

18 Best South African TV Shows in 2018 (So Far)!

Fashion2 years ago

Nomzamo Mbatha Oozes Swag In New PUMA Defy Luxe

Hair2 years ago

Hair: One Barber Spills All About Legends Barber

Sho Madjozi
Music2 years ago

Sho Madjozi Is Apple Music’s Artist Of The Month

Real Housewives of Johannesburg
TV2 years ago

Real Housewives of Johannesburg Are Everything! Why We Are Obsessed

Hair2 years ago

Hair: Should You Get Your Touched At Legends Barber?

Boity Wuzdat
Celeb News2 years ago

Boity Has Her Eyes Set On Dropping Some Music

Harmony Katulondi Top Billing
Interviews2 years ago

Top Billing: Harmony Katulondi Joins The Presenter Family

Morny Ryle Top Billing
Interviews2 years ago

Getting To Know Top Billing’s New Presenter – Ryle De Morny

News3 years ago

The Wait Is Over – It’s Now Hours To The Black Panther Premiere!

Fashion4 years ago

2016’s Top 10 Best Dressed South African Celebrities: Male Edition

Music2 years ago

SA Music Queens: 5 SA Female Artists Killing The Game in 2018

Music4 years ago

Donald’s Red Mic Xperience Live DVD The Perfect Early Valentines Gift

Celeb News6 years ago

Cassper Nyovest & Amanda Du Pont: Trouble in Paradise?

Events4 years ago

Who Had The Last Laugh: Recap Of The Savanna Comics Choice Awards

News5 years ago

Siyavuma! Celebrities Who Answered Their True Calling

Ntokozo Mastermind Dlamini Exclusive interview
Interviews6 years ago

INTERVIEW: Touching Base With Rising Uzalo Star Ntokozo TK Dlamini

Bonang Matheba UN talks
Celeb News2 years ago

Bonang Wows At ‘Put No Girl Behind’ United Nations Discussions

TV3 years ago

Idols SA S14 Auditions: Hopefuls Go For Their Dreams At Carnival City

Khaya Dladla
Interviews2 years ago

Khaya Dladla Gets On The Hunt For His Biggest Fan!

Celeb News5 years ago

8 Looks You Have To See From The YOUSpectacular Awards!

Celeb News4 years ago

Fat Cheques! The 10 Highest Earning South African Celebrities in 2016

Emtee leaving Ambitiouz Entertainment
Music2 years ago

Emtee Wants Out

Select Sessions Sir LSG
Interviews2 years ago

Sir LSG: Perfection Matters – Not So Much The Accolades – Interview

Real Housewives of Johannesburg Recap, Evodia and Christy fight
TV2 years ago

Real Housewives of Johannesburg: Evodia and Christall Screaming Match!

Nasty C in PUMA Breaker Hi Blocked
Fashion2 years ago

Nasty C Rocking The Latest PUMA Drop

Fashion4 years ago

Riky Rick’s Is Now The Most Stylish Performing Artist In SA

Punk Mbedzi
Interviews2 years ago

5 Minutes With House Music Dab hands Punk Mbedzi

Kat La Kat
Interviews2 years ago

Deep House Ace Kat La Kat Is Not Chasing The Wave – Interview

Celeb News5 years ago

BIRTHDAY BOY! Celebrating Uzalo’s Nay Maps In 5 Facts

Gert Johan Coetzee Autumn 2019
Fashion2 years ago

Inside Gert-Johan Coetzee’s ‘Recession Proof’ Ready To Wear Autumn ’19 Collection

Naledi Real Housewives of Johannesburg
TV2 years ago

Real Housewives of Johannesburg: Mercy & Evodia Consider Vaginal Rejuvenation

Adidas POD
Fashion2 years ago

Yannick Ilunga and Rochelle ‘RhaRha’ Back At It For Adidas

Celeb News6 years ago

Winnie Ntshaba opens up about her childhood

Khanya Mkangisa
Celeb News2 years ago

Khanya Mkangisa and Nick Soul To Dish Showbiz Tips At Looming PUMA Shindig

Nasty C in PUMA RS-X Trophies 01_lo
Fashion2 years ago

Nasty C Rocks In PUMA RS-X Trophies

Wizkid Tiwa Savage Fever video
Music2 years ago

Wizkid and Tiwa Savage Heat It Up In Sexy Video

Music3 years ago

Priddy Ugly & Bontle’s Wedding Is Dreamy! At Least In La Sauce’s New Video

Interviews5 years ago

Nasty C Interview – Chats To Us About Breakthrough, Album & Beefs

Fashion4 years ago

Adidas Originals EQT 2017 – Our Future Is Now

Emtee
Music2 years ago

Emtee Is Really Frustrated Right Now

Features5 years ago

SIX Tricks To Grow A Killer Afro That Actually Work! Part ONE

Real Housewives of Johannesburg
TV2 years ago

Real Housewives of Johannesburg: Brinnette and Evodia’s Tea Party Bust Up

Imbewu: The Seed
TV3 years ago

The Lowdown on eTV’s New Daily Drama ‘Imbewu: The Seed’

Fashion2 years ago

Adidas Introduces ‘Never Made’

Adidas Statement collection South Africa
Fashion2 years ago

A Capsule To Support Women Through Their Workouts Is Here

DJ Zinhle and AKA back together?
Celeb News2 years ago

DJ Zinhle & AKA – Are They Really Back Together?

Cassper Nyovest Baby Girl music video
Music3 years ago

Vanessa Mdee Plays Cassper’s Love Interest In ‘BabyGirl’ Video

Fashion2 years ago

Adidas Captures The Spirit of Prophere

Shane Eagle Never Grow Up Album Review
Music2 years ago

Shane Eagle – Never Grow Up Album Review

Seriously Single Netflix
Netflix6 months ago

Netflix to Release Local RomCom ‘Seriously Single’

ADVERT

POPULAR