Sports awards attract big names

2011-08-13 16:48

The SA Sports Awards are set to be a glamorous shindig featuring ­international talent next Sunday.

Some of the A-listers said to grace the red carpet in Sun City, North West, include actresses ­Vivica A. Fox and Regina King and ­tennis star Serena Williams.

R&B sweetheart of the 90s ­Brandy Norwood has been billed for entertainment, with flamboyant choreographer Somizi Mhlongo ­directing the performance.

“After doing the World Cup opening and closing ceremonies, working with R Kelly, Black Mambazo, Shakira and the likes, Brandy just becomes another name on the list,” said Mhlongo.

He said he was more excited about having musician Thandiswa Mazwai on stage to share the limelight with ­Norwood.

Other acts set for the event ­include Zakes Bantwini, KB, Tuks and RJ Benjamin.

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