Hosted by MTV Base VJ Search winner Sandile Ntshingila, the show premiered on MTV Baseon 19 July when it showcased auditions from Johannesburg before heading to Durban, Cape Town with yesterday’s episode concluding the search in Port Elizabeth. Through the auditions phase a pool of five contestants from each city were selected by expert panel of judges Nomalanga Shozi, Luthando “Lootlove” Shosha and Thomas Gumede while another five were picked through digital entries to join the quarter final round.
Still in the running are 26-year-old Durban twins Precious and Pretty Zondo, youngest contestant 19-year-old Gontse Makgoba from Joburg, flamboyant Quan Piers from PE and Cape Town’s transgender contestant Azola Jesse Mfolozi. They along with 20 others will have to prove to the judges that they have what it takes to join MTV Base VJ Search alumnus Sizwe Dhlomo, Vanessa Mdee, Sandile Ntshingila, Ehizojie “Ehiz” Okoeguale, Nomuzi Mabenaand Fikile “Fix” Moeti.
The winner will be crowned the MTV Base VJ Search finale celebration to be held at Icon in Soweto on Sunday, 27 August 2017.
Who will survive the next gruelling cut which will only leave four contestants competing for the top prize next week? Watch MTV Base VJ Search on MTV Base (DStv channel 322) on Wednesday, 9 August 2017 at 21:30 CAT.
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