Returning reality shows

05 June 2024
Mzansi Magic's Kings of Maskandi, Short & Sweet and Suxoka returning to Mzansi Magic for brand-new seasons.

Ziyakhipha ku-reality on Mzansi Magic with the return of some of the channel’s reality shows this July and August. Kings of Maskandi S2, Short & Sweet S2 and Suxoka S3 are all coming back for more drama-filled entertainment including inspirational personal stories of growth and healing, as well as heated confrontations.

Kings of Maskandi S2

The new season will continue to showcase the Maskandi rivalry culture through the worlds of the three Maskandi acts, Abafana baka Mgqumeni, Bahubhe and Khulekani Shongwe; and also zoom in on their personal and on-stage journeys. So what’s new this season? The show follows their individual stories but this time, new Maskandi artists are added to the mix, and they will also be competing for the title. The 13-part reality show will also delve into MC Nkunzemnyama's world and unpack his story.

Short & Sweet S2

The reality show is back for another adventure-filled season following the lives of Thandazani and Vovo plus some new faces as they navigate life and seek to prove that just like age, height is no impediment to living a full and wholesome life. This season Thandazani is organising ukugidiza ceremony for his late grandmother and he is doing it for everyone who would like to get married in the family as well as him. For Vovo, this season is all about confronting and fixing issues with her aunt, hosting a thanksgiving ceremony and continuing her efforts of making difference in her community. Joining the cast of Short & Sweet this season is Joshua Ryan Van Starden (23), a content creator, Mongezi, aka Mayoghurt, a 22-year-old Maskandi musician and Zandile (29) who wants to work towards opening a business, a traditional chemist where she can sell her water and other herbs.

Suxoka S3

The intervention series is also making a comeback for a third instalment, a show where lies and deceit are confronted with the truth. Hosted by Motlatsi Mafatshe, the show sees couples, friends and family members sit and confront each other about issues of infidelity or betrayal with the hope of resolving these amicably.

Tune in to Mzansi Magic for Kings of Maskandi S2 from Tuesday, 2 July at 20:00, Short & Sweet S2 from Thursday, 25 July at 20:00 and Suxoka S3 from Sunday 04 August at 19:30.