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Mzansi Magic’s Sip & Talk with Dineo Ranaka

Are you up for a chilled bev with Mzansi’s A-listers? Then watch Sip and Talk on DStv’s Mzansi Magic (Channel 161), a new show that tells the story of some of your favorite celebrities’ public trials and tribulations, from heartache to healing. Sip & Talk is a candid and intimate conversation hosted by none other than Dineo Ranaka who sits down with some of South Africa’s most interesting characters to unveil their secrets, struggles, and accomplishments.

Sip and Talk airs every Sunday at 9 p.m and in each episode, a new guest joins Dineo for a drink and chat in a warm and relaxed podcast setting. DJ Sbu, Celeste Ntuli, Khabonina Qubeka, Mona Monyane, and many other superstars who have left their mark in the entertainment industry will be part of the conversations. 

Podcast shows are all the trend right now with even some of our local personalities taking to this alternative communications medium. Podcasts provide a unique angle to storytelling  which allows hosts and guests to speak more honestly, with vulnerability and often times, without any filter. The likes of The Juice 2.0 hosted by Tkay, Podicast, hosted by Scar, and Gaona Dintwe’s GaonaLive Conversations, are some of BW’s finest podcasts that give viewers a unique and personal view into the lives of some of their favourite celebrities and persons of interest.

“Podcasts are not only an amazing form of entertainment as its unfiltered and raw by nature, but they are also highly educational and informative as guests are not necessarily always celebrities, but almost always individuals who have stories to share which can help the next person,” says Thembile Legwaila, MultiChoice Botswana Head of Marketing.

Dineo Ranaka makes for a perfect host to this style of content with her known love for open and honest conversation coupled with her experience in South Africa’s entertainment industry and multiple connections. With guests such as Ayanda Ncwane, DJ Sbu and Celeste Ntuli, viewers are bound to be on the edge of their seat with each episode of Sip and Talk. It’s a show that highlights the human side of celebrities by having them share personal tales about overcoming obstacles, finding love, and accomplishing their goals. Their honesty and resilience will make you laugh, cry, and be inspired. 

Don’t pass up the chance to watch Mzansi’s A-Listers and a few unknown faces) with incredible stories to tell as they sip and converse with Dineo Ranaka, every Sunday at 9pm on Mzansi Magic (DStv Channel 161). Stay connected to DStv Family to continue enjoying Mzansi Magic and more, by visiting or by downloading the MyDStv App available on Apple iOs and Google Play stores.