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Comic Pastor mocks ‘failed’ band leader Bryn Mteki over dialogue involvement

By Paidashe Mandivengerei LOCAL comedian, Comic Pastor has ridiculed losing presidential candidate, Bryn Mteki’s involvement in the ongoing political parties’ dialogue process. Mteki, known for his music with a rich Zimbabwean flair and also a world acclaimed sculptor, surprised many when he pitched up last year to contest for president, losing dismally with an insignificant

Kimberly Jayde

Television star, Kimberly Jayde tackles mental health

By Paidashe Mandivengerei SOUTH AFRICAN based television personality and model, Kimberly Jayde Robinson is using her social media platforms to shed light on the topical issue of mental health. The Zimbabwean born award winning host took to her Instagram page to share an inspirational message on mental health and several tips on how to overcome

Award winning actress Danai Gurira is coming home for a local film on President Mnangagwa's political life

Mnangagwa set for small screen: Gurira, Whitaker to star

By Paidashe Mandivengerei UNITED States based Zimbabwean actress, Danai Gurira and American actor, Forest Whitaker are set to star in a documentary, ‘The Rise of ED’ which is inspired by freedom fighters that brought Zimbabwe it’s independence. Gurira and Whitaker will work together with local actors and will jet into the country for the shoot

Munya rubbishes nepotism claims in wife’s OPWZ employment

By Paidashe Mandivengerei POPULAR Zimbabwean actor, Munyaradzi Chidzonga has rubbished claims that his spouse, Adiona got her job as Our Perfect Wedding Zimbabwe presenter through corruption and nepotism. Adiona, a former Idols Africa star is the host on DSTV’s Zambezi Magic show which aired its debut season last Thursday. This comes after allegations that Adiona

Acie Lumumba

Lumumba exposed over Lumumba Files ‘theft’

By Paidashe Mandivengerei CONTROVERSIAL socialite and former Zanu PF youth empowerment activist, Acie Lumumba has been exposed for allegedly stealing the idea of his popular television show #TLF DRIVE (The Lumumba Files). This comes after Lumumba, real name William Mutumanje posted a lengthy appreciative message giving special mention to people who helped him when he

Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby sues lawyers for charging him $1 million a month

TheBlast.com Bill Cosby may be blind, but he says he sees it clear as day that he was getting gouged by his legal counsel for millions and now he’s going after them to get his money back. According to documents obtained by The Blast, Bill Cosby filed a petition Friday afternoon to vacate an arbitration

Adiona ChidzongaNew reality

New reality show for Zimbabwe, Chidzonga to star

By Staff Reporter SOUTH African based digital television network MultiChoice has unveiled a fresh reality show specifically for Zimbabweans. Our Perfect Wedding Zimbabwe premieres on Dstv’s Zambezi Magic on Thursday night, as featuring former Idols Africa star Adiona Chidzonga. The much loved South African television show also has a Zambian version. Season one of the

British comedian Ian Cognito dies while on stage

CNN Veteran British comedian Ian Cognito died on stage Thursday evening during a stand-up performance. The comic, who was in his early 60s, fell ill during the performance at the Atic bar in the English town of Bicester, 14 miles north of Oxford. Paramedics were called to the venue just after 10 p.m. but Cognito

SA celebrity Somizi shares how he met Mohale

Channel24 Radio personality Somizi Mhlongo just revealed how he met his fiancé Mohale – and it’s just as romantic as we expected it to be. Taking to his Instagram page Somgaga posted a 2017 screenshot from Mohale’s Instagram page where the two can be seen posing at Somizi’s Dominoes book launch. In the caption of

Mai Chisamba

‘Loner’ Mai Chisamba says proud of her Shona talk shows

By Paidashe Mandivengerei ZIMBABWE talk-show pioneer, Rebecca Chisamba has described herself as a “lone voice” running a show in Shona at a time when English was the most popular language among talk show hosts. Mai Chisamba, as she is known in her programmes, the talk show queen prides herself in Zimbabwean culture and her mandate

Danai Gurira

‘Avengers’ poster reissued after Danai Gurira backlash

CNN Marvel Studios reissued the official poster for “Avengers: Endgame” after a backlash over star Danai Gurira not receiving top billing. “She should have been up there all this time,” the studio tweeted with a photo of the revised poster. “Check out the official Marvel Studios’ #AvengersEndgame poster. @DanaiGurira #WakandaForever.” The actress is far from

Samora Mangesi

SABC presenter left for dead in race motivated attack

TimesLive SABC TV and radio presenter Samora Mangesi says he stopped to help people whose car had overturned, but was allegedly called a “monkey” and beaten up instead. “On Friday night I was the victim of a racially motivated attack. After stopping to check on a group of young white people whose car had overturned,

The late Charles Mungoshi

Charles through the eyes of David Mungoshi

Memory Chirere Blogspot When I accepted the invitation to stand in for Charles Mungoshi, it was with the confidence of knowing that he would be glad to know that I had done so, but understandably, and in accordance with social etiquette. I shall, of course, have to report back to him what I have done

Newly premiered movie, ‘The Letter’ revisits 2015 Zim job cuts

By Paidashe Mandivengerei A NEW local film ‘The Letter’, which captures the desperate situation during which thousands of Zimbabwean workers lost their jobs on three-months’ notice in 2015, premiered in Harare last Friday. The movie is a collaborative effort between top producers, Daves Guzha and Joe Njagu. It highlights the despondency that ensued in 2015

Luke Perry

‘Beverly Hills’ star Luke Perry dies at 52

Hollywood Reporter Luke Perry, the Riverdale star and actor best known for his role as Dylan McKay on Beverly Hills, 90210, has died, his rep confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter on Monday. He was 52. Perry had suffered a massive stroke, his rep Arnold Robinson told THR. “He was surrounded by his children, Jack and