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Boity Thulo

Boity Thulo

Boity Thulo also known as Boitumelo Thulo was born on 28th April 1990 in Potchefstroom in North West province of South Africa. She is an actress, Model and TV Presenter. She is popularly known for her role as Mpho Bogatsu on Mzansi Magic’s Rockville and presenting e.tv’s music show, Club 808.

In 2011 she began presenting SABC 1’s educational show, The Media Career Guide (MCG), alongside Stevie French. The show gave the insight into careers within the media industry.

In May 2012 she co hosted ‘Zoned’ with Mpumi Mbethe on SABC 1, an interactive multi-platform user-generated magazine show.

She was featured as a guest judge on SABC 1’s ‘Turn it Out’- a dance competition.

In 2014 she was featuired on The Comedy Central Roast of Kenny Kunene.

She was among the celebrities who presented awards at the 19th and 20th South African Music Awards (SAMAs).

She has just recently ventured into hip hop , she has two singles out already , you can listen to one of her singles below

For Booking Boity , Boity Thulo Bookings : Booking@djsproduction.co.za / 0813401356

Thuli Phongolo

DJ Thuli P

Thulisile Phongolo is a South African actress, TV Personality and voice over artist. Thulisile is popularly known for her role as Namhla Diale in the soap Generations.

She was born on 22nd January 1994 in Soweto, South Africa.

Undergradute student at the University of Johannersburg where she is studying a degree in Strategic Marketing Communications. She attended Secondary school at Allen Glen High School.

She has now ventured into being a DJ and she is doing pretty well so far .

For Booking DJ Thuli P , Booking Thuli Phongolo : Booking@djsproduction.co.za / 0813401356

Candice Modiselle

Candice Modiselle is a young entertainer , Presenter @ YOTV , MC and Radio Presenter @ Massiv Metro FM , And Actress on TV Soapie Generations

, born and bred in the City of Johannesburg. She is currently an Honours student attending the University of Witwatersrand where she is working towards completing a Bachelor degree in Dramatic Arts- majoring in Dance Theatre and Arts Management

Her first stage production was Cagebirds at McAuley House School. She attended the University of Witwatersrand with the intention of receiving a Bachelor’s Degree in dramatic arts.

 

Pearl Modiadie

Pearl Modiadie is the host of Zaziwa, the biggest talk show in South Africa! She is an exceptional young woman who has been blessed with the gift to entertain and produce top class content as she does for every episode of her show. Pearl Modiadie has also added radio host to her list of expertise when in 2015, she joined one of the biggest radio station in South Africa Metro FM as co-anchor of the daily 12-3pm Primetime Lunchtime show alongside seasoned radio host Amon Mokoena. The radio station boasts just under 7 million listeners.
Miss Modiadie is the host and Content Producer of Zaziwa on SABC 1. Zaziwa is a music talk show which occupies the prime-time slot boasting millions of viewers every Thursday at 19h30. On this platform, Pearl interviews prominent celebrities and takes the viewers on the celebrity’s life journey through music. The show quickly gained a huge following after its premiere in 2013 and the numbers keep escalating. It is Pearl’s warm nature and witty personality together with her professionalism that makes her guests feel at ease and keep the viewers tuned in. She has interviewed influential celebrities including Kenny Lattimore, Robert Marawa, Yvonne Chaka Chaka, Zindzi Mandela and seasoned broadcaster DJ Fresh to name a few.
 For Booking Pearl Modiadie , booking@djsproduction.co.za / 0813401356

Thando thabethe Bookings

Thando Thabethe

Born and bred in the city of lights Johannesburg, Thando had an insatiable desire to see her dreams become a reality, which saw her career begin at the tender age of 13. The realization that entertainment was her calling saw her star in various theatre productions before landing her first TV gig at the age of 14. This was merely the beginning of a revolution in the entertainment industry.

Thando discovered her love for radio at UJFM while at University of Johannesburg studying towards her Bcom ACCOUNTING degree, when asked she says, “Radio found me”. Thando found herself gradually making her mark on the airwaves. In 2010 she was head hunted by the YFM programs manager to join the biggest youth radio station in South Africa. Her Charisma and ability to connect with young people on a level many struggle to, saw her soaring from hosting a graveyard show to a primetime show in a matter of 6 months. Thando has since left YFM and joined 5FM in May 2014 where she will form part of the new afternoon drive show with Roger Goode giving us our daily dose of traffic, as well as hosting her own show “Beats By Demand” on Sundays between 10:00 & 14:00.

Thando Thabethe got her chance to MOVE from just theatre productions to on screen in 2010 when she landed the role of” Thando Nkosi” on the hit Sitcom “My Perfect Family” The show is currently ranked the 6th most viewed show and the 2nd most viewed comedy in SA with a viewership of over 3 000 000. The show was COMMISSIONED for a second season and once again fans were able to see the talent that is Thando Thabethe star alongside legends, Lillian Dube, John Lata and Baby Cele.

Thando Thabethe has been highly requested for her MC work for various activations, both corporate and commercial around SA since 2010. Most recently she was the choice for the biggest CSI concert in the world, CokeRockCore and the biggest Hip-hop event in SA, Maftown Heights.

Her repertoire varies from hosting in house CORPORATE EVENTS for Cadbury PS Bar, to government outdoor events like the GoWEST youth concert and the Gauteng Carnival to the ETV Kasi Tours, UJ Rag parties, and Club808 party tours.

Thando Thabethe is an influential, ambitious young woman who represents a MARKET of young, independent, educated, aspirational and stylish young men and women in South Africa who she affectionately refers to as her “love bugs” derived from her name which means “LOVE”

She has worked with various brands including Brutal Fruit, BlackBerry and Coca-Cola. Managing to achieve what many young LADIES have not, Thando believes that nothing is out of reach. Coupled with good looks, a great sense of humor, amicable work ethic, 3 TV shows, a radio show and her “love bugs”, in her own words, “YOU CANT STOP HER GO”.

Contact details for booking Thando Thabethe : bookings@djsproduction.co.za

Koketso

Koketso Mophuting

What She Does :

Actress , MC , TV Personality

Background

Koketso Mophuting is a television actress on one of South Africa’s hit television shows, which has led to her becoming a household name. She received a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the African Film and Drama Academy. There, she worked on honing her craft in preparation for a career on and off screen. She has since been active in the entertainment industry as an actress and content producer.

This has seen her produce music videos for some of Africa’s most renowned artists. Such include Kcee, Burner Boy, D’banj just to name a few. Her career began on the Mzansi Magic miniseries ‘Single Mothers’ in 2013. She portrayed the long-lost daughter of a woman trying to find herself. In the process of finding herself she finds her long lost daughter. Upon the completion of ‘Single Mothers’ , Koketso spent more than a year working behind-the-scenes in music video production. It was an incredible time for her, growing and understanding the Television/film business better. But soon she found herself back on screen.

This time it was on the popular series-turned soapie, ‘Isibaya’. She has been on the show for more than a year and is thoroughly enjoying her time there. Some may remember her from the hilarious ABSA ‘gold value bundle’ television commercial in which she is receiving poor service in the form of a less-than-satisfactory massage, from an alternative bank. Aside from television work, Koketso is a voice artist. She is also passionate about reading and is well spoken.Her passion for uplifting others and making a difference, particularly the youth, has led to her appointment as a board member for the anti Tobacco, Alcohol and Gambling Group (TAG); an NPO that aims to change policies pertaining to these three vices. Koketso is an artist that holds firmly to the belief that one’s job as an artist is not just to entertain but to uplift and inspire; to change lives.

See some clips of her below

Some clips of her on Isibaya

Tbo Touch

Born in Sharpeville in 1981 and raised by his grandparents Dr PF & Rose Ntombiyokuthula Molefe. Thabo Molefe developed an entrepreneurial spirit very early in his life when he founded the Entrepreneurs Club in High School where he received an award in Business Skills supported First National Bank at General Smuts High School. In late1997 he relocated to the US and furthered studied in New York. Showbiz has always been Touch’s faculty even though he majored in Marketing at Bond university.

1997 I made my move to Syracuse NY, were I was adopted by the Jones Family. Bishop Robert and Majorie Jones were & still are my parents. Everybody try to keep up with the Jones and I lived with them while studying my matric at Bishop Grimes High. In 2001 I moved to New York City and was fortunate to stay with Grace Jones (1ST born daughter to the Jones) while trying to get on my own two feet, while studying he was working as Project Manager of Youth with Destiny – an NGO founded by a friend in Harlem.

His passion for the entertainment industry expanded more in 2002 when he worked at Def Jam Records as an intern under the leadership of Kevin Liles which was later passed on to Jay-Z as President of Def Jam. This experience earned left an indelible mark in Touch’s career as an executive in Showbiz.

In February 2004, meeting in Manhattan with the Station Manager of Metro FM at the Mr Lesley Ntloko currently Head of Radio as SABC, this was to convince SABC to have a satellite studio in New York and possibly host a radio show live from the hub Entertainment. In April 2004 the deal was sealed and now officially Metro FM went live from New York City everyday Saturday April 4th 2004 between 8-9pm. To celebrate Touch founded a company called Trademark and staged its 1st international concert in December featuring Akon. Early 2005 flew to Zurich meet with John Legend to seal his first trip ever to South Africa. The show was a success and thanks to Nokia.

Over 10 years in radio

The journey has been a constant growing experience. In 2004 hosted an Hour show on Saturday between 8-9pm called the international. In 2005 hosted a 3 hour show called Ryhme and Reason. In 2006 Tbo Touch continued to excel in what he loves, hosted 2 shows Friday night and Saturday. He became the first radio and TV personality to host 2 live TV show and radio in two different studios both running simultaneously on Friday night on SABC 1 (Largest Urban Music TV Show then) , Metro FM and TouchCentral. It was in 2009 when Touch was the 1st metro fm joc to host Metro FM Awards for 2 years consecutively.

With his spiritual upbringing and influence Tbo Touch brought Times Magazine most influential and sought after leader and speaker Bishop TD Jakes along with the starring of Preachers of LA, World renowned and giant intellectual Bishop Noel Jones 2010 to minister at Orlando Stadium in Soweto.

Linking Worlds

Trademark a company founded by Touch has over the past 10 years staged and promoted international shows successfully. After hosting John Legend first ever tour to SA in 2005, Touch has brought Akon, Busta Rhymes, Keri Hilson, Brandy Norwood, Vivica Foxx, Regina Hall, Regina Kimberly, Selita Banks, Kimberly Elise, Jadakiss, Miguel and most recent Floyd Money Mayweather first trip ever to the Motherland. For the 1st time in history of a national broadcaster Metro fm the Touch Down has executed a successful trans-continental broadcast out of the studio’s of the heart beat of Lagos Beat 99.9FM, breaking further grounds Touch regularly broadcast from the studio’s of the world renown New York’s leading urban station Hot 97 FM, and Los Angeles’ most prominent urban contemporary Power 106FM & KPFK FM.

Contact details for booking Tbo Touch , Tbo Touch Bookings : bookings@djsproduction.co.za / 0813401356 / 0114407879

Mandla N

Mandla N. (real name Mandla Ngcongwane, formerly known as Mandla Ndimande) is a South African actor, musician, producer and entrepreneur best known for his starring role as Themba Khumalo in the SABC1 sitcom CITY Ses’la (2005-2010) and its spinoff series Ses’Top La.

He is also known for being a member of the music group Gang of Instrumentals.

Matriculating from De La Salle college in Victory Park in 1999, he studied at AFDA and graduated from there in 2001. He won the award for Best Screen Actor while at AFDA.

Along with fellow AFDA graduate (and subsequent frequent collaborator) Tumi Masemola he formed the production company Black Brain Pictures which has made several series he has starred in.

Contact details for booking Mandla N : bookings@djsproduction.co.za 0813401356

Katlego

KATLEGO MABOE

Katlego Maboe is a South African singer, songwriter, ACCOUNTANT and television presenter best known for co-hosting the magazine shows 50/50 on SABC2 (2008-2010) and Expresso on SABC3, since October 2010.

A qualified ACCOUNTANT, Katlego is an MC, TV presenter and singer with the acapella group Flip a Coin. The group has performed live on the M-Net shows Huisgenoot Skouspel and Idols.

He was born and raised on Potchefstroom.

Katlego made his television debut as himself – a staff member at the magazine DEKAT – in the SABC3 magazine show of the same name, in 2009.

He was subsequently booked by 50/50 as a presenter and from there was HEADHUNTED to Expresso.

Contact details for booking Katleho Maboe : bookings@djsproduction.co.za

Nonhle Thema

Nonhle Thema is the daughter of Derrick Thema and Cynthia Shange. Nonhle’s three siblings are Sihle, Archie and Benele Thema. Her father Derrick is a renowned journalist and author. He wrote the book Kortboys, which is based on the Sophia Town era, he was also the editor of men’s magazine Tribute and previously worked for the Star and Sowetan newspapers. Her mother Cynthia is a former beauty queen, she was Miss Africa South in 1972 and was the first black beauty queen allowed to enter The Miss World Pageant in 1972 to represent South Africa. She later became an actress starring in her own drama series based on her life called uDeliwe, which is what we know today as a reality show. She also starred in the Movie Shaka Zulu as one of Shaka’s wives. She then went on to WIN a living legends award by eThekwini municipality and she also won a ‘Star tonight most popular actress award and the big one She went onto win a SAFTA Life Time Achievement Award for her contribution to the South African entertainment industry for the past thirty years.

Nonhle Matriculated from Sandown High School in 1999 and following that attended a college called Allenby Campus. After completing a year in Information Technology she felt that it was not her passion. So she enrolled for a Marketing Management diploma “IMM” because communicating and engaging with people was what she did best. She went on to WIN the Award for Best Marketing student, with the most distinctions and beat out over one thousand other students for the title in 2001. In the same year she was also crowned as the first Miss Allenby Campus beauty queen. This was the start of her beauty pageant and modeling career proving beauty and brains could go hand in hand. She later landed her first corporate job as an events coordinator at a company called Marketing Federation. After a year she was head hunted by PriMedia to be their consumer promotions executive whilst she was still studying for her qualification and pursuing television work.

Continuing in her mother’s footsteps in the beauty pageant world led her to be approached by Channel O in 2003 to audition as their main HOST. She beat out two thousand hopefuls to become one of the eight hosts that were selected. She went on to host shows such as Soul Asylum, Hola, Love Jams, Divas Divine, Oboma, O News, Street Bangers and O Access. O Access was the first of its kind for the music channel, Channel O, where a South African host Nonhle was sent all over the world to interview international celebrities such as 50 Cent, Kelly Rowland, Lady Gaga, Marley Sons, Keri Hilson, John Legend, Akon, Pharell, Neyo, Chris Brown, Boys II Men, Mary J Blige, T.I., Rihanna, Nelly Furtado, and many more. This show was a ground breaking success being the highest rated show all over Africa, Nonhle enjoyed being an African ambassador and went on to host a fourth season of O Access. Thereafter she moved onto HOSTING the Channel O music video awards for two consecutive years.

In her next venture Nonhle became the global brand ambassador and spokesperson for the leading international brand Dark & Lovely. She is the first celebrity to endorse their BODY LOTION and the first African to represent their brand worldwide. Nonhle replaced Kelly Rowland of Destiny’s Child in September 2009 and was used in a worldwide campaign that included Africa, U.S.A, Canada, Europe, Jamaica and rest of Caribbean.

Whilst she was still hosting Channel O she was approached by Vuzu TV, a sister channel, to be the host & face of the brand new channel V – Entertainment, a live entertainment show. She then established her company Nonhle Thema Productions in 2010. Which centers on various Television projects. The first project was a music video she produced in conjunction with Don’t Look Down Productions for the hit track Fairy tale by Liquideep. Nonhle Thema Productions executive produced Nonhle’s new reality show Nonhle Goes To Hollywood alongside Bounce back Media and Vuzu TV. The show was Vuzu’s second highest rated show and has received massive attention from the media and fans both in South Africa and USA.

Nonhle’s Angels Program was born in 2007. After her own success she wanted to uplift YOUNG GIRLS to be angels. She needed to impart positive energy, thoughts and wisdom she had experienced throughout her journey and career with other young people. The Nonhle’s Angels program was named after her late aunt “Khanyisile Angel Shange,” who she credits as being her own angel.

Contact details for booking Nonhle Thema : bookings@djsproduction.co.za