Overflowing with fun and laughter, Celebrity Game Night is back for more side-splitting antics as favourite local stars battle it out to reign victorious. Based on the Primetime Emmy Award-winning series Hollywood Game Night, ten brand new, one-hour episodes of the SAFTA-award winning series will premiere on Sunday, 7 February at 20:00 on E! (DStv 124).
Returning to lead their celebrity squads to victory are original team captains, Jason Goliath and Ayanda Thabethe, while the razor-sharp Anele Mdoda reprises her role as host.
Fun, games and celebrities galore
The first season featured some of the biggest names in local entertainment, such as Minnie Dlamini-Jones; Alex Caige; Dineo Langa; Ice Prince; Boity; Maps Maponyane; Roxy Burger and Lerato Kganyago. This season, Celebrity Game Night welcomes new celebrity guests, along with some returning faces, who take each other on in hysterical games such as “Where Are You Going?”, “Popped Quiz” and “Clue Boom.”
New faces in the second season include comedians Schalk Bezuidenhout, Loyiso Gola, Lesego Thlabi, Celeste Ntuli and Donovan Goliath; actresses Thando Thabethe, Natasha Thahane and Thembi Seete; musicians Amanda Black, Kelly Khumalo and Moonchild Sanelly; rappers Kwesta and Riky Rick; radio host and Idols judge Unathi; Scandal star Warren Masemola; ground-breaking model Refilwe Modiselle; sportsman Seabelo Senatla; TV star Lasizwe and DJ Lamiez Holworthy.
Some big-name stars, who had so much fun last time around and couldn’t wait to return, are TV personality and entrepreneur Maps Maponyane; sisters Bontle and Candice Modiselle; E! How Do I Look? SA host Roxy Burger; actress and rapper Boity Thulo; media personality Khanyi Mbau; comedian Mpho Popps and TV host Chris Jaftha.
Battling it out in the season premiere on Sunday 7 February at 8pm CAT is:
Team Ayanda: Rapper Riky Rick, actor Warren Masemola and comedian Donovan Goliath
Team Jason: Musicians Thembi Seete and Moonchild Sanelly, as well as TV host and actor Siv Ngesi (returning guest)
Executive produced for NBCUniversal International Networks, Celebrity Game Night is produced by Rapid Blue in Johannesburg. Based on the Primetime Emmy Award-winning series Hollywood Game Night, the Game Night format is distributed globally by NBCUniversal Formats.