SABC 3 is excited to announce that television icon Pabi Moloi will serve as the official host of the upcoming season of reality show Presenter Search on 3 which launches this month with countrywide auditions to find fresh new presenting talent. Pabi has had an extensive career as both a television and radio presenter and her skills, knowledge and charisma makes her the perfect person to drive a show of this nature.
Pabi’s illustrious career has seen her before international audiences, a myriad of prolific movie and music stars as well as in in-depth reality formats. Her presenting career at the tender age of 11 and has since hosted shows such as Strictly Come Dancing, The Amazing Date, Trending SA and a variety of other programs. Pabi has also had extensive experience as a radio presenter hosting shows on stations such as YFM and 947. Pabi is currently presenting POWER Breakfast on talk-station Power FM where she continues to challenge the norm and provide her audiences with insight, inspiration and knowledge. Her effortless presenting style, inquisitive nature and heart of gold will ensure that hopefuls remain confident and comforted as they audition for this life-changing experience.
Naturally, Pabi is delighted to be spear-heading this exciting new season of Presenter Search on 3 and looks forward to discovering some talented and fresh new faces which will fit into the lifestyle SABC 3 has created with shows like Expresso, Afternoon Express and Top Billing. “I am thrilled at the chance to witness dreams coming true,” Pabi says. “It’s amazing how many people desire the simple opportunity to step under the lights and shine bright. SABC 3 is opening the industry and I’m honoured to be a part of this journey.”
Auditions are right around the corner and Pabi encourages anyone who has a passion for television and presenting to visit an audition venue and show off their skills to the esteemed judges on board this season.
Meet the 2015 Hosts
Charming, sincere and immensely talented, the blue-eyed boy wonder Jonathan Boynton-Lee has been stealing hearts worldwide since he won the My Top Billing Dream reality show in 2012. Whether he is looking dapper in a suit or hot in a swimsuit, Jonathan has a legion of female fans and was crowned as the COSMO Sexiest SA Man 2014. His incredibly work ethic, determination and soft heart won South Africa over once again when he won the Strictly Come Dancing SA title in 2014, out-dancing hot celebrity favourites like Boity Thulo, Khanyi Mbau and Leandie du Randt. As a Top Billing presenter Jonathan has charmed celebrities, travelled the world and made his dreams a reality. A philanthropist at heart, he is involved with numerous charities and partakes in charity events. As a previous Presenter Search winner, Jonathan is a trailblazer and a formidable role model for the hopefuls taking part in Presenter Search on 3.
Follow Jonathan on Twitter: @jon_boyntonlee
With a beautiful voice perfect for radio and a dazzling smile befitting TV, it's no wonder the multi-talented and versatile Leigh-Anne can call herself a TV & radio personality, model, MC and voice over artist. Determined, tenacious and courageous, Leigh-Ann took the leap from working in recruitment to starting at Good Hope FM's weekday drive show, The Ozone, in 2006. Today, in addition to her daily radio stint, this fun, vibrant, friendly burst of energy gets millions of South Africans started on their day as part of the Expresso feel good breakfast show. Originally from Belhar in the Cape Flats area, Leigh-Anne wishes to be positive influence, helping others to follow their dreams as she did.
Follow Leigh-Anne on Twitter: @LeighAnne_Will