Lifestyle and entertainment show Mgongo starts on free-to-air channel e.tv on Wednesday 19 September at 20h00. The half hour show, hosted by actor turned presenter Lehasa Moloi, promises chart-topping local and international music videos, behind-the-scenes exclusives and interviews with local and international recording artists, cutting-edge gadgets and must-have entertainment reviews and the latest movie releases.
Moloi will profile stars such as Toya De Lazy, Deepa Trybz, The Soil and Lira, and the show will feature exclusive chats with international superstars like John Legend and Anthony Hamilton.
“Music and gadgets are synonymous with the fast-paced urban culture that young South Africans live and breathe,’ says Monde Twala, e.tv Channel Head. “Mgongo by Sony will bring e.tv viewers the latest news and snippets from the entertainment scene, providing them with a weekly half-hour slot that will help keep their fingers on the pulse of technology. It’s all about lifestyle and trends.’
The show will also have guest reviewers in-studio. Celebrities such as Club 808’s Dineo Ranaka and Scandal!’s Kagiso Modupe will bring viewers the low-down on the latest gadgets. Ultrabooks, headphones, cameras, tablets and binoculars are some of the interesting gadgets they will explore. Viewers will also stand a chance of walking away each week with the featured products on the show.
“Sony is very proud to be associated with South Africa’s leading commercial TV broadcaster for the second season of Mgongo. We look forward to a long relationship with e.tv,’ says Andrew Fraser Senior Manager: Brand Management at Sony.