Famous Presenters from South Africa

List of notable or famous presenters from South Africa, with bios and photos, including the top presenters born in South Africa and even some popular presenters who immigrated to South Africa. If you're trying to find out the names of famous South African presenters then this list is the perfect resource for you. These presenters are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known presenter from South Africa is included when available.

List features Colin Cowie, Adrian Dickson and more people.

This historic presenters from South Africa list can help answer the questions "Who are some South African presenters of note?" and "Who are the most famous presenters from South Africa?" These prominent presenters of South Africa may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected South African presenters.

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  • Adrian Dickson (born 1977) is a South-African born British television and radio host. He began his career after graduating from a Broadcast Journalism university degree course. His first television appearances were for CBBC on BBC Television. He presented CBBC Presentation In Studio 9 he also become the sole presenter for BBC Choice children's strand CBBC on Choice in November 2000 and Sub Zero as well as host non-children's programmes Top of the Pops and its sister show Top of the Pops @ Play. In 2002 he went on to front and co-produce the UK Top 40 for the CBBC Channel, a weekly rundown of the music charts. For radio, he presented shows for BBC Radio 3 and BBC 7 as well as independent ...more
    • Age: 46
  • Colin Cowie
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    Colin Andrew Wilkie Cowie (born 3 January 1962) is an African-born American lifestyle guru, television personality, author, interior designer and party planner.
    • Age: 61
    • Birthplace: Kitwe, Zambia
  • Dani Behr
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    Dani Behr (born 9 July 1974) is an English singer, actress and television presenter.
    • Age: 48
    • Birthplace: London, England
  • John Perlman

    John Perlman is a radio presenter for Kaya FM in South Africa, where he hosts "Today with John Perlman", a weekday programme between 6 and 7 p.m. Perlman previously co-hosted AM Live and the After 8 Debate, the flagship morning news, current affairs and talk programmes on the SAfm radio station of the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC). In his role at the SABC, Perlman was one of South Africa's most popular and respected radio anchors. The SABC described Perlman as a "seasoned journalist and an outstanding broadcaster" and AM Live as "arguably the most influential programme in South Africa". However, in March 2007 Perlman resigned after blowing the whistle on political ...more
    • Birthplace: Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Nicky Hambleton-Jones (born February 24, 1971) is a television presenter, best known for hosting the Channel 4 makeover show 10 Years Younger. She is also an entrepreneur, stylist and anti-ageing expert.
    • Age: 52
    • Birthplace: Pretoria, South Africa
  • Steve Hofmeyr

    Steve Hofmeyr is a South African singer, songwriter, actor and TV presenter.
    • Age: 58
    • Birthplace: Pretoria, South Africa