After a decade, etv has decided to cancel its breakfast show Sunrise and replace it with a brand new show The Morning Show. Penny Lebyane, Mark Haskins, Faith Mangope and news anchor Marc Chase won’t be part of the new show.
The Morning Show is produced by Cheeky Media, also responsible for Real Talk with Anele on SABC3 and that produced the second season of the advertiser-funded production (AFP) She’s the One for e.tv in September 2015.
The Morning Show is presented by comedian Jason Goliath, Michaella Russell, Tumelo Mothotoane, Tino Chinyadi and Miss South Africa 2017 Adè van Heerden who will be hosting a segment, Medical Mondays.
Have you heard? Our brand-new breakfast show, The Morning Show, premieres on Monday, 7 May at 6AM. pic.twitter.com/bn9Ms4VLVt
— e.tv South Africa (@etv) May 4, 2018
“We are confident our viewers will thoroughly enjoy waking up to The Morning Show,” said Marlon Davids, in the statement.
According to Marlon Davids, “The Morning Show is a fresh, daily, live breakfast show bringing you news and views about South Africa, pan-Africa, and the world at large. Viewers will kick-start their day with a nutritional dose of current affairs, fitness, infotainment, cooking, comedy, sports, trends and much more.”
The Morning Show will broadcast every weekday morning from 6AM to 8AM on E.tv, OpenView (Channel 104) and DStv (Channel 194).