The inaugural DStv Mzansi Viewers Choice Awards made history in the South African entertainment industry lst night.
The red carpet at the Sandton International Convention Centre was ruled by ladies in alluring gowns and men in elegant suits, as fans cheered their favourites in an unparalleled fashion and glamour frenzy. Thespians, musicians, sports personalities and comedians were among those who put their best foot forward to be part of entertainment history in the making.
Former Our Perfect Wedding host Thembisa Mdoda stole the night, walking away with two awards including Favourite TV Presenter and the Ultimate Viewers’ Choice Award (having received the most votes off all the nominees)
Over 1 million votes were cast for 50 nominees in 10 categories as Bonang Matheba hosted guests and viewers in a flawless style.
At the evnt, Legendary jazz maestro, Hugh Masekela, was honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award handed to him by M-Net CEO, Yolisa Phahle.
See the full list of winners below…
SONG OF THE YEAR: Prince Kaybee – Charlotte
TV PRESENTER: Thembisa Mdoda
RISING STAR: Sjava
RADIO PERSONALITY: B2Cada
ACTOR: Themba Ndaba
ACTRESS: Vatiswa Ndara
MUSIC ARTIST OR GROUP: Kwesta
DJ: Black Coffee
SPORTS PERSONALITY: Caster Semenya
ULTIMATE VIEWERS’ CHOICE: Thembisa Mdoda