Causing a stir in the ‘Deep’

MODEL and actress Pearl Thusi says she is having the time of her life in her new role as a prominent lawyer in the popular SABC3 soapie, Isidingo

Two weeks into her role, she has received mixed reaction from viewers and experts, with some saying she will get better with time while others have been swept off their feet with her performance.


Thusi, who has had stints on television series such as Zone 14and Soul City, says she has received “amazing” reactions and enjoys working with the Isidingo crew. Continue reading

Zolisa falls victim to SMS scam

A NEW money-making scam has been doing the rounds. Taking part in it for less than R100, fans believe they are buying into Generations actor Zolisa Xaluva’s SMS venture to make a quick buck.

Xaluva, better known for his role as advertising executive Jason Malinga in Generations, said yesterday he was aware of the scam.


Xaluva, who joined the Generations cast in 2005, also played the role of HHP’s manager in the soapie Rhythm City. In 2008 he played the role of Khutso in the SABC1 mini-series uGugu no Andile. Continue reading

Rihanna cries over Chris Brown: ‘I lost my best friend’

Rihanna still has a soft spot for Chris Brown — or at least gets a little weepy over the hole he left in her life after he beat her in the face the night before the Grammys in February 2009.

“I lost my best friend,” she told Oprah Winfrey tearfully in an interview Sunday night. “Everything I knew switched in a night, and I couldn’t control that.” Continue reading