Voted by readers of People Magazine as South Africa’s best dressed man on TV… Mahendra Raghanuth is a prime time TV news anchor and presenter for the SABC. Much of his work experience has been in the areas of Television & Radio Broadcasting, Drama & Theatre, and Education and Training. He holds a BA Honours degree in Speech and Drama and has directed several theatre productions that have toured nationally.
Kimberleigh Starke has enjoyed a prolific career in film, television and presenting. Her feature film acting credits include roles in 20 productions, three of them leads. Her list of television credits include performances in Generations Suburban Bliss and Egoli. An expert on teaching presentation skills, she also runs her own talent agency.
Jason Greer is a South African presenter and MC best known for his continuity presenting on SABC3. He was one of the field presenters for the Mzansi Magic magazine show All Access from 2009-2012. In 2013 he appeared on the e-TV soap Rhythm City and in October 2013 he joined the reporting team of the ENCA technology show The Tech Report.
Although award-winning Saranti Reeders is best known for her performance in the Kyk-net series, Liriekeraai, she has been actively involved in theatre and television industry since 1993 fulfilling many roles – director, music director, arranger, composer, accompanist and vocalist. Saranti is a qualified Kindermusik educator and has lectured at AFDA and at Wits Drama School.
Actor Neels Clasen is best known for co-writing and co-starring in the television sketch comedy series Kompleks, from 2006-2007. He has also featured in several popular television programmes, including Egoli, 7 de Laan and Zero Tolerance.
Louisa Beukes’ long career in image and styling spans literally hundreds of film, television, corporate and TV commercial productions. Well-known personalities that she helped transform include Kurt Darren, Kelly Kuala and Steve Hofmeyer.
Claire Petermann has had an extensive career in corporate video and live theatre production. After leaving school, she joined the award-winning video production company Seventh Wave, where she became Production Manager.She then joined South Africa’s leading children’s theatre company Productions 2000 where she co-ordinated more than 300 live performances a year.