Features, Home, People of Joburg / 15.03.2019

Candice smiles from her soul – shyly, but from her soul, and this passionate, yet soft spoken chef is the brains and drive behind the highly successful Grei Restaurant – located at the prestigious Saxon Hotel in Sandhurst. Keeping in mind that the likes of Oprah Winfrey, and other such Hollywood A-Listers spend their time in our beautiful city here, you should know that everything is nothing short of show stopping, of course. From the moment you step out of the lift (beautifully scented with lemongrass to begin your herbal...

Uncategorized / 28.02.2019

Michelle D is a 34 year old TV Personality, Model, “Boss Babe” as she likes to call herself, and all-round coffee lover! This dynamic lady, is set to shine as she tackles her latest career challenge – reality TV. She is also a successful businesswoman and runs her own company, Macaroon Collection - and if you thought that maybe she looked familiar, you will have seen her on the first ever South African season of The Bachelor which is currently on air mon MNet! Michelle also has a passion for education...

Uncategorized / 21.02.2019

Rudy Paige is a South African rugby union player for the Free State XV in the Rugby Challenge. He has played for the Lions, The Bulls and The Cheetah's and usually plays in the position of scrum-half. He was born and raised in Heidelberg, Western Cape, and later moved to Gauteng where he attended Bastion High School and later went on to study at the University of Johannesburg - we caught up with Rudy to find out more.. Rudy, have you played rugby all your life? Take us through that,...

Food & Drink / 07.02.2019

The name Forti’s is synonymous with great food, amazing wines and a general ambience that makes any visit here, be it lunch or dinner, one to remember. Surrounded by beautiful artworks and décor, on occasion well known opera singers (or even Forti himself) will burst in to song, and this out of the ordinary experience makes the occasion even more memorable. A passionate chef indeed, we caught up with Forti Mazzone to find out more… Where did you grow up, and how did you wind up in the restaurant industry? I...

People of Joburg / 31.01.2019

Nicole, did you always want to be an actress? Take us through how that all came about? I like to joke that I got my 'big break' when I played "Mary" at the age of 3, in our pre-school nativity play. The truth is, I always knew that I wanted to pursue a career in entertainment. I believe everyone should be pursuing a career that makes them look forward to Monday as opposed to Friday, and for me, what I do, does just that. What has been the most challenging...

Events / 30.01.2019

Last week saw much excitement as it was announced by Big Concerts that world famous classical singer Andrea Bocelli will be coming to South Africa in April for one concert only in Joburg and one in Cape Town. Your Joburg date to diarise is 18th April 2019 at The Ticketpro Dome and tickets went on sale on Big Concerts and Computicket last week Friday. Bocelli’s humble manner belies his international status as one of the world’s biggest classical stars – he’s sung for Popes, Presidents and royalty, performed in all...

Features, People of Joburg / 24.01.2019

Helen Desbois is an all-round performer with more than 20 years spent in the entertainment industry as an actress, singer, dancer, voice artist, recording artist and radio presenter too. Helen is a SAMA nominee too which she received for her smash hit single ‘Anything’ back in 2002, which also landed at the number one spot on radio stations nationwide, really putting her on the map. She has released 5 singles to date including her latest single ‘WindUp Girl’ which is currently playing on airwaves across SA and Helen is also...

People of Joburg / 17.01.2019

Growing up with a famous soccer legend as a father didn’t affected Maps one bit. In fact, the young Maps didn’t even realise what his dad even did until he was about seven or so and was watching soccer on TV. He just thought his dad was really popular and had a lot of friends, and that was why people asked to have photos with him all the time. His parents made sure that both Maps and his brother grew up as normally as possible and didn’t get carried...