Straight to the therapist’s couch with Kelly Khumalo and mom
One of SA’s best celeb-driven reality shows returns for a second season and wastes no time getting to the heart of the matter
Season 1 became the fastest Showmax Original to top a million views when it launched in August 2020. The half-hour show, which trended at #1 on Twitter, was hailed as “explosive” by Chrizelda Kekana on TimesLIVE, while The Star’s Debashine Thangevelo added it “pulls no punches … one of the best celeb-driven reality shows I’ve watched in a while. The woman at the heart of it is independent, feisty and a tour de force.”
Life With Kelly Khumalo S1 is up for a SA Film and Television Award for Best Soap Structured Reality TV Show, where its competition is Lebo M – Coming Home and Somizi & Mohale: The Union.
A household name by 21, Khumalo is one of SA’s biggest music stars, who’s been named Best Female Artist at the SA Music Awards, sold millions of albums and opened for Missy Elliott, with more than two million followers on Instagram alone. Since season one, she’s launched her eighth studio album, The Voice of Africa, featuring the hit single Empini, which has already racked up more than seven million views on YouTube alone...