Meet the cast of Netflix's first African Reality Series: Young, Famous & African

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Media personality Khanyi Mbau at the 2019 Vodacom Durban July horse race in Durban, on July 6, 2019 (Photo by Rajesh JANTILAL / AFP via Getty Images)
Media personality Khanyi Mbau at the 2019 Vodacom Durban July horse race in Durban, on July 6, 2019 (Photo by Rajesh JANTILAL / AFP via Getty Images)

Netflix's first-ever African Reality series titled Young, Famous & African is currently in production and is set to release early next year. The reality series will give fans a glimpse into the exciting lives of some of Africa's most popular celebrities. 

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"This glitzy reality series aka a real-life soap opera follows a group of young, affluent and famous A-list media personalities," Netflix said in a statement.

"Hailing from South Africa, Nigeria and East Africa, this aspirational who’s who of music, media, fashion and Insta stars comes together in JoBurg. All friends and connected, they are on a quest to find love, rekindle old flames, reboot struggling relationships as they continue to shine bright."

Let's take a look at the cast:


SA Rapper, Nadia Nakai

Nadia Nakai

SA TV personality, Andile Ncube 

Andile Ncube.

SA actress and media personality, Khanyi Mbau   

Khanyi Mbau.

Tanzanian musician, Diamond Platnumz   

Diamond Platnumz

Nigerian actress and media personality, Annie Macaulay-Idibia   

Annie Macaulay.

Nigerian singer, 2Baba

2 Baba
   

Ugandan businesswoman, artist and socialite, Zari the Boss Lady   

Zari The Boss Lady

Nigerian stylist, Swanky Jerry   

Jeremiah Ogbodo

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