#106 Maps Maponyane – Inside the Mind of South Africa’s Top Model

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In this episode, Grey Jabesi interviewed Maps Maponyane. Maps is one of South Africa’s favourite personalities. He is considered as one of SA’s most stylish and sexiest men and is a greatly admired media personality. Multi-talented as a tv presenter, model, actor, style icon, designer, businessman and philanthropist, he makes waves both locally and internationally. Maps is loved and followed by his fans on social media platforms because of his down to earth, professional yet warm personality. He is known for his talent, fashion sense, charm, innovation, versatility and good looks.

Maponyane was named GQ’s “Best Dressed Man” in 2011 and Cosmopolitan Magazine’s “Sexiest South African Man” in 2013.




Notable Awards obtained:
Current ambassador for Samsung
Current ambassador for Investec
GQ’s Best Dressed Men List (2011) and the youngest nominee.
GQ’s Cool 35 Guys Under 35 (2013)
Vuzu 10over10 #1 Most Stylish Man (2013
Cosmo SA Sexiest Man (2013)
SA Style Award – Most Stylish Model/Media Personality (2013)
GQ Magazine Cover (March 2015)
Philanthropy:
Community and Organisational work with NGO Doctors Without
Borders/MSF (Medecins Sans Frontieres)
Volunteer at Ethembeni Children’s Home
Bursary network

Follow maps on instagram:https://www.instagram.com/mmaponyane/?hl=en
Twitter: https://twitter.com/mapsmaponyane?lang=en

 

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#103 Bianca Bosch – 2018 in Review, The Kissing Booth

In this episode Grey Jabesi chats with Bianca Bosch and Radhesen Naidoo. We casually discuss 2018, reflections, lessons learned and all. Special guest was Bianca Bosch. An actress from South Africa, known for The Kissing Booth (2018) and Killer Instinct with Chris Hansen (2017). Enjoy the banter and happy holidays to y’all




Links:
https://sbamtheatreblog.wordpress.com/2018/06/01/chatting-to-bianca-bosch-about-netflixs-the-kissing-booth/
https://www.instagram.com/biancabosch/?hl=en
https://za.pinterest.com/biancabosch96/
https://samanthabernhardi.com/site/artist/bianca-bosch/

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EP#75 ANTHONY SILVERSTON – LESSONS FROM TRIGGERFISH ANIMATION PRODUCER & DIRECTOR

Anthony Silverston(@antimator) is a Partner, writer and director at Triggerfish Animation Studios, which is the leading animation studio in Africa based in South Africa.

He produced The Adventures of Zambezia, Directed Khumba respectively and works on various projects at Triggerfish as. I wanted to pick his brain on a number of things which I tried to compress them in a single interview and it was a good one.

In this interview, we covered:
– The history of Triggerfish Animation Studios
– How Anthony got started
– The business side of running a studio
– The challenges of creating animated movies(Zambezia as an example)
– Art vs Funding
– Development

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#62 DYLAN KARDASHIAN – HOW TO CRUSH SOCIAL MEDIA

Dylan Kardashian/Musanhu is a social media personality, aspiring film maker, social media expert, graphic and web designer from South Africa.

He gained his fame after an interaction with Nicki Minaj on social media. He currently works with highly ranked celebrities like Khanyi Mbau among others doing social media.

He recently built a mobile App for Khanyi Mbau which you can download here https://www.mykhanyimbau.com/digital

In this episode, we discuss:
– His early career beginning
– Current state of social media
– How to crush social media
– Social media business

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Dylan’s website: dylankardashian.com
Dylan Kardashian on instagram @dylankardashian

#61 BRIAN HAZARD – EXPLORING COLOR THEORY, CREATIVITY, DEEP WORK, LONGEVITY

Color Theory is the musical alter ego of American singer-keyboardist-songwriter Brian Hazard. Hazard has released nine studio albums, nine EPs, three remix collections, and one set of demos to date. His latest album Adjustments was released on May 27, 2016.

I have been trying to get hold of Brian and it was worth the wait. This conversation was absolutely amazing to me, I hope you enjoy it too.

In this episode, we covered:
– The current state of music
– Longevity
– His early years
– The creative process
– Deep work
– Social media and much more.

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Check out his website: http://colortheory.com/