Posts tagged ‘Bobby van Jaarsveld’

February 24, 2012

the kyknet fiestas 2012

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It was glitz and glam as South Africa’s premier Afrikaans TV, movie and music stars arrived on the blue carpet at the 2nd Annual kykNET Fiestas 2012 last night to celebrating Afrikaans arts, culture and entertainment. Guests at the awards ceremony included singer and Cosmo’s Sexiest Man 2012 Bobby van Jaarsveld with his wife Annatjie Rheeders, ‘7de Laan’‘s Vinette Ebrahim & Annelisa Weiland, Antoinette Kellermann, Tinarie van Wyk LootsConnie de VilliersKia Johnson, Soli Philander, Wilna Snyman to name a few. With 16 categories, Fiestas were awarded to the most outstanding performances in arts as well as production. Honored with Lifetime Achievement Awards were Louis van Niekerk, Mimi Coertse and Elsa Joubert for their exceptional contributions to theatre, music and literature.

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The drama Rooiland, nominated in 6 categories, won 4 accolades with Brendon Daniels receiving the golden statue for Best Actor, Jaco Bouwer for Best Director, Bouwer & Tertius Kapp for Best New Afrikaans Production. Open air production ‘Lot’, nominated in 6 categories, won Best Production, Best Supporting Actor went to Neels van Jaarsveld and Best Theartre Design went to Nicola Hanekom. Steve Hofmeyr, Clare Johnson (of Mango Groove) and Vusi Mahlasela along with Jack Parrow and David Kramer entertained between award category announcements. Some refer to the kykNET Fiestas as the Oscars of Afrikaans theatre, it was certainly an an evening filled with art, culture and glamour.

The kykNET Fiestas Awards will be broadcast on Thursday, 01 March 2012 at 19:30 on kykNET (Channel 111 on DStv).

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February 2, 2012

cosmo’s sexiest sa man 2012

Cosmo's Sexiest SA Man 2012

Cosmopolitan Magazine SA will be hosting it’s annual Cosmo Sexiest SA Man event in Johannesburg tonight, honoring the men selected for their Cosmo Sexiest SA Men Calendar 2012. The lineup includes television presenter and owner of Full Circle Model Management Janez Vermeiren, Blogger Dylan Savage (aka Life Is Savage), YFM DJ Warrick Stock, Rugby player and Survivor SA contestant Lukhanyo Nontshinga and more.

These men will compete to me named Cosmo’s Sexiest SA Man 2012 taking over where 2011 winner, Gregg Hammond left off. Hammond tweeted earlier today saying “Being the Sexiest Man in SA for 365 days has finally come to an end. Thank you @CosmopolitanSA for the title, been one hell of a year!!!

Good luck to these inspirational, accomplished and dedicated men. Here’s the full line up:

January – Jovan Jackson (Model)

February – Neil Powell & Chris Dry (Sevens rugby players)

March – Victor Mathe (Model)

April – Tyrone Keogh (Actor)

May – Andrew Baptiste (Model)

June – Bobby van Jaarsveld (Singer)

July – Janez Vermeiren (TV personality and entrepreneur)

August – Lukhanyo Nontshinga (Rugby player)

September – Dylan Savage (Blogger)

October – Lloyd Norris-Jones (Hockey player)

November – Warrick Stock (YFM DJ)

December – Sibusiso Mbula (Acrobat)

January 2013 – Ryan Sandes (Trail runner)

Votes were open to Cosmo readers until 30 January 2012, so lets hope your choice is named Cosmopolitan’s Sexiest SA Man 2012!

Follow @CosmopolitanSA and event sponsor @BrutalFruit on Twitter for more!

Images courtesy of CosmopolitanSA