Presenter Search on 3, Expresso Edition step-upped their game with the Live Broadcast on SABC 3 5 September from the Expresso Studios in Cape Town. After auditions in Cape Town, Durban and Johannesburg, the judges Thando Thabethe, Dr Musa Mthombeni and Roger Goode have spoken and the Top 10 contestants were revealed in proud association with Orbit Gum.
“Orbit is proud to be a part of the presenter search as it has been an honour to witness the talent that South Africa has to offer. From the audition phases to the selection of the top 10, this has been such an incredible experience. To the top 10, it is your Time to Shine and we wish them the best of luck for the next phase of this journey,” – Senior Brand Manager, Ashleigh Sanderson
In proud association with Orbit Gum the Top 10 contestants are:
Jamie-Lee Domburg, a 26-year-old mother and model from Plumstead in Cape Town, Thato Moshoeshoe, a 20-year-old student from Port Elizabeth, Thandi ‘Zisto’ Mhlongo, 32-year-old mother and radio personality from Durban. Also, from Durban is teacher, Simphiwe Harrison Mkhize (22) and twins Pretty and Precious Zondo (27). Johannesburg is represented by Mncedisi Sindane (22), a B-com Student at Wits, and Nathaneal Davids (29), a content producer and comedian. Singer/songwriter Jarrad Ricketts (32) joins Deen Woodman (39), a marketing manager, and Olwethu Nodada (34), a Mrs South Africa contestant, from the Mother City.
The Top 10 will go head to head in their first challenge for the top position as a brand-new presenter on the Expresso Morning Show. However it wasn’t without surprises; Orbit Gum is giving four contestants another opportunity and a time to shine. Viewers can now vote to their Viewer’s Choice to join the Top 10 and also compete for that prestigious job on Expresso. The Viewer’s Choice contestants are: Danny Guselli, a radio presenter and entrepreneur from Durban. Reshen Pillay, Music Producer and marketing agent, Khule Adams, TV presenter and MC, and Zenande Makina, a radio presenter and boxer from Johannesburg.
Visit Presenter Search on 3’s social media pages for more information and vote their Twitter Page. Voting will close on Tuesday 10 September at midnight.