SABC 3’s New Dating Show: The Longest Date

The Longest Date

The first of its kind, over 13 episodes, The Longest Date will take 16 single South Africans on an epic journey, in Mpumalanga, to face their fears while trying to find love and match – ultimately claiming the grand prize of one hundred thousand rand.

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Shanitha Rathilal Bhageloo, SABC 3’s Head of Genre: Entertainment comments on the new reality show.  “Our viewers are in for a treat to witness the beauty of SA’s landscape, conjuring romance and thrill seeking adventure. We push boundaries in this social experiment to see how people develop relationships in a space that is conducive for romance. It’s not only about the thrill of the chase but finding commonalties when we need someone to cling to in an unfamiliar environment, which is interesting to see. While the stakes are high the outcomes are very unpredictable – I can tell you that much!”

Continuing, “We also have hunky Christopher Jaftha as our host who indeed adds to the attraction of the show on SABC 3.”

Catch The Longest Date from Monday, February 11, 2019 at 19h30.

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I’m the Entertainment Editor; I curate both print and digital content. I’m grateful to have the opportunity to give South Africans a voice, especially the youth as I feel our voices have been supressed for the longest of time. I’m an all-round creative and also very passionate about music, especially Hip Hop.