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'Real Housewives of Johannesburg' hits local TV screens

'The Real Housewives of Johannesburg' cast.
'The Real Housewives of Johannesburg' cast.
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TV reality show The Real Housewives of Johannesburg is set to debut in South Africa.

The show starts on August 3 at 7pm on 1Magic. The show will give viewers a chance to see the glamorous and wealthy Johannesburg women; taking a tour into their wardrobes and get VIP access to their lavish parties from the comfort of their living rooms.

Reneilwe Sema, director of Local Entertainment Channels at M-Net said in a statement, “We let you in on the mostly private lives of the ladies with the biggest handbag and stilettos collections in town.”

Sema added: “We are excited to be able to bring our viewers a South African version of The Real Housewives, a great franchise that has done so well internationally. The Real Housewives of Johannesburg will be a great treat for 1Magic viewers.”

Inside The Real Housewives concept viewers will meet former teacher and  now a vegetation expert, Evodia Mogase.

She joins the show with her daughter, Mercy Mogase. Other housewives are spa owner, Brinnette Seopela, and former Miss Botswana, 2nd princess, Naledi Willers who is married to Naked DJ.

Former lawyer turned businesswoman Christall Kay and Busisiwe Ter Mors, a keen golfer join the crew.

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