Strictly Come Dancing ready to strut its stuff

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The new season of Strictly Come Dancing struts its pretty self onto the dance floor tomorrow night on SABC 3, with a whole bunch of new celebs. In case you missed it, here are the celebrities taking part in this season:

Muvhango star, Nkululeko Tshirambula;

Former Blue Bulls Rugby Player, Gary Botha;

Rapper and entertainer, Siya “Slikour” Metane;

Former Kaizer Chiefs and Bafana Bafana Player, Stanton Fredricks

Actor and Comedian, Jason Goliath.

Zaziwa Host & Metro FM Jock, Pearl Modiadie;

5FM Radio Personality, Sureshnie Rider;

Expresso and Presenter Search on 3 host, Leigh-Anne Williams;

Afrikaans Pop Star, Karlien Van Jaarsveld

Entertainment Personality, Bridget Masinga.

Back to host the show once again are the awesome duo Roxy Burger and Katlego Maboe from Expresso, so SABC 3 is definitely repping nicely again. Will you be tuning in? Do you have a favourite out of the celebs above? Strictly Come Dancing will air on SABC3 from tomorrow and for every Friday for the duration of the season. The show airs at 19:30 and will be repeated on Saturdays from 16:30 from 6 June, 2015.

Top Billing’s Jonathan Boynton-Lee wins Strictly Come Dancing

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Congratulations to Top Billing presenter, Jonathan Boynton-Lee, who was crowned the winner of this season of Strictly Come Dancing during Friday night’s live finale.

The star said, “Mom and Dad I love you, this is for you. This trophy belongs to [dancing partner] Hayley. It is all hers.”

Nice one.

From myself, #OMTOM and the @ShoesOnFeet team, THANK YOU

On the 19th of April, I will be participating in the 2014 Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon… The half one that is. It’s known as the world’s most beautiful race and I’m totally excited to complete my first one and get that medal. This year, I’ll be doing it for team at the Put Foot Foundation. The aim is to raise R10,000.00, which is around fifty pairs of school shoes. I’m already on R6200, which is amazing and I want to thank the people below who have donated so far. If you would like to help me out, here’s a link to the donations portal http://bit.ly/NNgVmX

Survivor South Africa: Maldives. Meet the contestants


Survivor South Africa: Maldives kicks off on Thursday night on M-Net. It will once again be hosted by Nico Panagio, who I rate as a presenter. He’s strong, understands the game and executes the role of Survivor host brilliantly. Now I’ve seen the promos on some of the contestants and they look like an interesting bunch. Here’s a closer look at the Celebs and the Plebs. Check it out.

Name: Roxy Burger
Age: 24
Occupation: TV Presenter/ Business owner
Claim to fame: Roxy was one of the faces of KTV for many years.
Can she win? Don’t underestimate Roxy, thinking that she is still the pretty sweet girl from KTV. She has grown up to be an ambitious young lady, with defined goals – and one of these is to make it all the way to the top.

Name: Tshepo Maseko
Age: 36
Occupation: Actor
Claim to fame: Tshepo is best known for his role as Parsons in the multiple award-winning daily soap, Isidingo.
Can he win? This fun-loving, jovial man is easily underestimated. Behind the charm and big smile is a determined – and very competitive – personality.

Name: Vanessa Haywood
Age: 33
Occupation: Actress, TV Presenter, Businesswoman
Claim to fame: This former Miss South Africa finalist and international model played leading lady Tania in the Oscar nominated international hit District 9.
Can she win? Vanessa is a well-balanced, likeable, sporty, outdoors woman with an extremely competitive nature.

Name: Bonnie Henna
Age: 31
Occupation: Actress
Claim to fame: Bonnie played in international films such as Clint Eastwood Oscar-winning film Invictus, Drum and Catch a Fire. She also starred
on television in series like Hillside, Soul City and Home Affairs and was discovered by an agent at a bus stop at the age of 13.
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