Celebrity Game Night: The pilot episode receives rave reviews

Monday night’s episode of Celebrity Game Night saw some of South Africa’s popular celebrities battle it out to be crowned the champions of the pilot episode.

The first episode of E! Entertainment Africa’s Celebrity Game Night, which aired on Monday, 28 October 2019, saw both teams battle it out with a series of innovative and creative games, showcasing both their fun and competitive sides. The teams for the pilot episodes saw captain Ayanda Thabethe leading Minnie Dlamini Jones, Joey Rasdien and Chris J, whilst Jason Goliath led Lorna Maseko, Majozi and Tracey Lange. Ultimately, Team Jason walked away as the winners of the first episode, winning the majority of the games.

Viewers shared their praises for the show on social media, with many stating that host, Anele Mdoda, was able to carry the show effortlessly. A social media user stated, “How?? But, congratulations at the same time to Team Jason. Team Ayanda, you are still champions in my eyes. Oh what a show! Anele, they could not have picked a better host… can’t wait for next week!”. Tebogo Mosetlhe also tweeted, “Thoroughly enjoyed the show, can’t wait for the next episode actually!! So good! I laughed the entire hour!”

Celebrity Game Night will see the celebrity contestants from each team go up against one another in numerous games, including dance battles, popping balloons, manoeuvring a biscuit around your face and a number of other entertaining challenges.

Celebrity Game Night airs on Mondays at 20:00 on E! Entertainment, DStv channel 124.

Watch the full episode of Celebrity Game Night below.