Grammy-award winning producer Lebo M’s reality TV show, Lebo M - Coming Home will premiere on Mzansi Magic on 08 July 2021, just three days before his birthday. The Broadway legend will invite Compact and Compact Plus viewers into his home as he pulls out all stops to build his relationship with his family.
He won a Grammy in 1994 and he was a nominee for a Tony for his work on the The Lion King - which remains the highest grossing Broadway Production of time. Lebo M, through his hit reality TV show invites Mzansi viewers into the Lion’s Den as he tries to rekindle his relationship with his ex-wife Angela, while striking a balance with protecting his family. Lebo M shares his dynamics of a father-daughter and father-son relationship, and navigates being a father in the modern society.
“Through this compelling reality TV show, Lebo M shows viewers that while he is an accomplished composer and producer, the most important accomplishment is safeguarding and bringing your family together under one roof,” says Nomsa Philiso, the Director of Local Entertainment Channels at M-Net.
“Furthermore, Lebo M - Coming Home comes at a time when we are also about to celebrate the birthday of a legendary composer, producer and Africa’s most celebrated storyteller, whose craft was heard from Soweto all the way to Hollywood,” Philiso concludes.
Lebo M’s life comes full circle as he tries to keep the Morake household together. In the first episode, his ex-wife, Angela, throws a housewarming party as the renowned composer moves into a new home with Angela, his kids and his 93 year-old mother. The first episode also sees tensions between Lebo M and his son, Tshepiso, get more intense over Tshepiso’s unwelcome baby mama.
Will the legendary composer succeed at keeping his family happy and will he mend his relations with his son?
Watch Lebo M - Coming Home on Mzansi Magic from Thursday, 8 July 2021, at 20:00.