Scandal! actor Jerry Mofokeng opens up about Cancer battle

“You are lucky that I’m sharing this with you because I haven’t spoken about this sensitive journey publicly before — and had no intention to do so until this very moment,” says Dr Jerry Mofokeng wa Makhetha as we sit in the winter sun, taking in the last of its rays. “Last year October I […]

Somizi Celebrates Mary Twala’s Birthday with a sweet post

Television star Somizi Mhlongo has taken to social media to celebrate his late mom’s birthday Mary Twala. The legendary actress was born on 14 September 1939, and she would have turned 80 years today. Mam Mary Twala was a renowned actress whose work is still being celebrated by many even across the world. The actress’s […]

Somizi reveals his mom Mary Twala never cooked in her life – Watch

Find out about DJ Zinhle’s relationship experiences and what Pearl Thusi got up to at her birthday party while under the influence. This week’s episode of Dinner at Somizi’s will feature DJ Zinhle and Pearl Thusi as the latest guests. A teaser of the upcoming episode gave fans a sneak peek at what to expect […]

Somizi pens a heartfelt message to his late mom Mary Twala – she didn’t die she multiplied

South African media personality, Somizi Mhlongo, has expressed his admiration for his late mother, Mary Twala, in an Instagram post today, 20 August 2020. The post showed a screenshot of a recent article which honoured the actress at The Hong Kong Film Festival, by awarding her the prize for Best Actress for her role in This […]

Mary Twala movie to open the Durban film festival

Two months after her death, veteran actress Mary Twala will once more light up screens. This Is Not A Burial, It’s A Resurrection, one of the star’s last projects before her death, was this week announced as the opening film at the upcoming Durban Film Festival. The film’s organisers said they were excited to bring […]

Levels! South African stars shine next to Beyonce – Photos

South African artists have flown the flag high with their work on Beyonce’s new film, Black Is King. The musical, which premiered in Mzansi last night, is a tie-in album curated by Beyonce for the remake of The Lion King. The film features some of Mzansi’s biggest talents including Warren Masemola, Nandi Madida, Busiswa Gqulu, […]

Somizi gets emotional, cries over his late Mom again

The late veteran actress Mary Twala who passed away last month made her posthumous appearance on Beyonce‘s Black Is King last night on M-Net. The film follows a young African king who is cast out from his family into an unforgiving world. He subsequently undergoes a journey to reclaim his throne, utilizing the guidance of […]

Somizi’s late Mother Mary Twala to feature In Beyoncé’s Film

A few weeks ago, South Africans were in disbelief following the passing of legendary actress Mary Twala. Since her passing tributes have been pouring in for the actress across social media. Our thoughts have been with her family and son, Somizi Mhlongo. Today, we were excited to learn that Mam Mary Twala will feature in […]

Video: Somizi’s hubby Mohale almost cried after Louis Vuitton cake gift from Zandile Msutwana

Mohale is fully within the celebrity circle right now. These past couple of days have been bittersweet for the 25-year-old and Somizi. While they are still mourning the passing of Somizi’s mom and legendary actress Mary Twala, it so happened that Mohale was turning Twenty-Five in the same week. Days after the funeral, he showed […]

Video: Mary Twala’s happy last moments in hospital

“Ngiyakuthanda mngani wami I miss you.” These were some of the very last words veteran actress Lillian Dube (74) said to her lifelong best friend Mary Twala (80) just days before Twala’s passing. A video doing the rounds on social media shows two actresses laughing and sharing jokes with Lillian at Mary’s bedside at Parklane […]