SABC1 to air new celebrity quiz show Tropika Smoooth Fan in SA

SABC1 will be broadcasting Tropika Smoooth Fan, an exciting celebrity show which will be looking for the smoothest fans of some South Africa’s biggest celebrities to put their skills and celeb-knowledge to test for a chance to win 16526 USD cash and a vehicle. The show will be hosted by Rorisang Thandekiso.

The show will be simple, every episode, filmed and beamed live, four die-hard celebrity fans will be allocated a celebrity and they will compete in various interactive games in the hopes of being crowned the smooothest fan. Each episode will be divided into three parts with each containing a series of questions pertaining to the celebrity’s personal life or a connection to the celebrity’s professional career.

Miantha Roux, marketing manager: Beverages – Clover, declared, “The television and digital space are a space we really enjoy playing in, and following a very successful 8th season of Tropika Island of Treasure hosted in the Maldives, Tropika wanted to shake things up a little with a new TV show. This doesn’t mean that TIOT is going anywhere – that I assure you. We are now just offering a new and exciting opportunity for even more South Africans to engage with Tropika and their favourite celebs and win incredible prizes in the process!”

On the other hand, Rorisang Thandekiso is delighted about being show’s host, “This is my 10th year on South African television and it has always been a dream of mine to do a game show format. I grew up watching shows like Zama Zama, and now we have the biggest fan show coming up in South Africa. A new-format TV show that celebrates the entertainment industry in South Africa, fantastic celebrity guests who have all proven to be excellent custodians of this industry, and, the amazing fans that make our careers worthwhile! Viewers can look forward to great giveaways daily and a final cash prize of a quarter of a million rand, but more than that – an opportunity to know their stars better.”

Watch out for more thrilling Tropika Smoooth Fan announcements concerning the eight celebrities who’ll be taking part in the show’s first season. Tropika Smoooth Fan airs on Friday 28 September at 18h00 on SABC1 and will be broadcast live every Friday until 7 December 2018 (the big finale episode).