Still wondering who made the list of top 20 South African movers and shakers‚ the BET A-list 2016? Here it comes.
At the Westcliff Hotel on Wednesday, the honourees of the inaugural The BET A-list were announced at a star-studded event. The event was hosted by pregnant Nandi Madida and Ayanda Thabethe‚ in the Arcadia Ballroom where they made the announcement.
Generally, the list contains the Crème de la crème who are wanted on every red carpet. They are the ones you’ll find at the top of every guest list in the country.
Meanwhile, the big names to look out for in the list are of course SA’s “it” couple; Bonang Matheba and AKA. Again, Olympic gold medalists Caster Semenya and Wayde van Niekerk scored a special spot for their outstanding performance in Rio.
In addition, TV/film producers Shona and Connie Ferguson made the list as game changers under the category – TV/film. The Fergusons recently had fans gushing over their new show The Queen.
Inside the BET A-list 2016;
BET A-List Radio & TV personality (female): Bonang Matheba
BET A-List Radio & TV personality (male): Somizi Mhlongo
BET A-List Actress: Terry Pheto
BET A-List Director: Thabang Moleya
BET A-List Writer: Zakes Mda
BET A-List Game Changers (TV/film): Shona and Connie Ferguson
BET A-List Comedians: Nicholas, Donovan and Jason Goliath
BET A-List DJ: Black Coffee
BET A-List Game Changer (music): Cassper Nyovest
BET A-List Rising Star: Nasty CBET A-List Most Stylish Musician: Riky Rick
BET A-List Style Icon: David Tlale
BET A-List Social Media Star: AKA
BET A-List Sportswoman: Caster Semenya
BET A-List Sportsman: Wayde van Niekerk
BET A-List Philanthropist: DJ Sbu
BET A-List Entrepreneur: Khanyi Dhlomo
Highlights of the event and the awards presentation will be aired on BET on Thursday 15 September, 6:35pm.