Big Brother Africa set to return after 7 years
Big Brother Africa set to return in 2022.
MultiChoice South African TV organization, Mzansi Magic, has declared the arrival of the classic reality tv show, ‘Big Brother Africa‘, following a seven-year hiatus. The show is relied upon to be launched in 2022.
As per news reports, casting has started decisively for the show, tagged ‘Big Brother Mzansi‘, and produced by Randburg-based Red Pepper Pictures (same company that produced the Nigerian version of the show).
Affirming the forthcoming show, M-Net’s Executive Head of Programming, Nomsa Philiso, said:
“This year marks 20 years since the very first Big Brother on MultiChoice’s M-Net and we are excited to celebrate this milestone by commissioning a new Big Brother season, which will be housed under our Mzansi Magic stable.
This is a show that has always delivered top ratings and entertainment value, and our viewers and advertising partners can look forward to a stellar season of Big Brother.”
The last season of the show was circulated in 2015 with Ace Khumalo and Ntombi Tshabalala arising winners.
Before its gap, the show facilitated in South Africa, saw contestants from 12 African nations, including Nigeria, and saw the rise to fame of a lot of praised media personalities across the continent