8 Lit Local Reality TV Shows Of 2019

Mzansi knows how to entertain!

By  | Dec 24, 2019, 02:00 PM

Who needs reality TV shows like Keeping Up With The Kardashians when we have homegrown talent to keep us entertained!

And best believe it, South Africans know how to bring all the action when it comes to shocking, thrilling and provocative shows!

Take a look at the most talked about reality shows of 2019...

Uyajola 99

From busting cheating baby daddies (mostly) to full on cat-fights between side-chicks, Uyajola 99 earned it's ratings for revealing all the dirt on cheating partners!

We can't wait for all the dirty laundry to be aired on season 2!


Date My Family

We love seeing the singles squirm in the hot seat only to end up on the ultimate blind date!

Of course friends and family members add to all the fun and awkwardness too!



The Bachelor SA

A dozen ladies vying for one man's attention? Of course there's bound to be plenty of action and cattiness!

The first season was filled with fighting, fainting and plenty flirting...We just hope the next installment picks up on all the drama!
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Skipha AmaFiles

Jub Jub is back with another raunchy reality show - and this time he's bringing the receipts!

Think Debra Patta meets Jerry Springer in this expose kind of program!


Zodwa Wabantu Uncensored

There's more to Zodwa then dirty dancing and Ben 10's and we're glad to see another side to one of the biggest trending stars of 2019.



Idols SA

From alleged bullying amoungst contestants to rumours of fixed votes to judges who can't seem to get it right, this year's Idols has been filled with drama, drama, drama!



The Real Housewives of Jozi

This show takes us behind the scenes of how the upper crust lives and all their first-world problems associated with it.

Bored rich housewives who have nothing to do but spend their cash and criticise their hired help - bring it on!


Living The Dream With Somizi

Somgaga is the most entertaining ZAleb in the country - is it any surprise it's the highest rated local show on TV at the moment?


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