Keep the celebrations going - 3 pageant themed shows to watch tonight

Miss Universe 2019 Zozibini Tunzi, of South Africa. (Getty Images)
Miss Universe 2019 Zozibini Tunzi, of South Africa. (Getty Images)

Cape Town – In honour of Miss South Africa Zozibini Tunzi being crowned Miss Universe we have rounded up some pageant theme shows to tune in to tonight.

From Zozibini being crowned, to Catherine Zeta-Jones playing a pageant coach, to a South African documentary about beauty pageants.

Miss Universe Pageant

21:00 - 1Magic (DStv 103)

In case you missed it this morning or you just want to relive the Zozibini Tunzi was crowned. Tune in to the repeat tonight.

Queen America


Catherine Zeta-Jones is a pageant coach trying to outrun her troubled, working class past by coaching Oklahoma pageant contestants to victory while struggling with her own demons.

Counter Culture: Beauty Pageants


A spectacle in the truest sense, beauty pageants are essentially graded performances of traditional femininity. In many parts of South Africa women ranging in ages from three all the way up to 63 are taking part in local beauty pageants held in their community or church halls.

Compiled by Leandra Engelbrecht