Mzansi is counting down a few more weeks till the premiere of season two of DJ Zinhle: The Unexpected on BET Africa. A new trailer has been released by the channel and shows a distressed DJ Zinhle who juggles gigging, travelling, manning multiple businesses and relationships with family, friends, her two daughters and boyfriend.
With over thousands of viewers per episode premiere, the SAFTA nominated reality TV show DJ Zinhle: The Unexpected is no surprise to have been renewed for a second season titled The Biggest Mix Ever. This time around, the focus will be on the superstar DJ's family, friends, career, and motherhood.BET Africa announced the return of DJ Zinhle’s reality show whose real name is Ntombezinhle Jiyane a month ago and today, entertainment commentator Musa Khawule shared a snippet of the new season’s trailer and it is looking intense. The second season of the successful reality TV show, The Unexpected with DJ Zinhle is set to return to our small screens on Saturday the 6th of August on the DStv BET channel 129 at 19H30 Central African Time.
This also comes after entertainment commentator Phil Mphela had announced in a tweet that the show had been in production a few weeks ago.
In the first trailer shared by BET Africa, the viewers are enticed into the Umlilo hitmaker’s private life, battles with tabloids and social media trolls, and we also get to see her in the businesswoman light manning her businesses Era by DJ Zinhle, Jiyane Ateliers, Hair Majesty and more. Other familiar faces that make a cameo in the trailer include her business associate and best friend Nomuzi Moozlie Mabena, Brendan Naidoo and her brother Zenzele Jiyane and of course her two daughters Asante and Kairo as well as boyfriend Morda.
In its first season, DJ Zinhle: The Unexpected was more focused on the businesswoman’s second pregnancy where she was carrying her baby with Black Motions lead DJ Morda named Asante. Most of the episodes saw the Hair Majesty founder break the news of her pregnancy to her family, her daughter Kairo Forbes and her first “baby daddy” rapper AKA. The reality television series ended with DJ Zinhle giving birth to her baby girl Asante Mohosana on the 8th of September last year. Now the question on everyone’s lips is; “Will the show pick up where it left off?”
BET Africa also posted a lengthy caption about the show on their Instagram page which reads, “As we journey towards the season finale of ‘The Unexpected’ this Saturday we can't help but reflect on the special moments that @djzinhle has shared with us!” Read the caption.
“From sharing her pregnancy news, to navigating her growing family, it’s been an emotional and thrilling journey!! Join us this Saturday at 19:30 CAT as we bid farewell to #DJ Zinhle BET season 1. #BET Africa original,” the caption continued.
Loyal fans of the DJ and the show viewers online have also started sharing their excitement for season two of DJ Zinhle: The Unexpected proving that it is indeed highly anticipated. One user took to Twitter and wrote prompting another season renewal, “The excitement is real hle, we can’t wait to have you back on our tv screens. Please start shooting season 3.”
Another user wrote, “Count down to the 6th of August, we can’t wait queen,” while many others shared that they cannot wait for the new season premiere.