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Sunday, March 25, 2012


Since its inception onto South African screens on SABC 2, Eastern Mosaic by Red Carpet Productions has brought viewers entertaining and niche Indian lifestyle viewing of everything that is described as Indian and stepping up the bar on quality content for past 12 years. Under the direction of producers, Saira Essa and Mark Corlett and their behind the scenes team, the magic of Eastern Mosaic and everything Indian lifestyle comes alive.

With constant innovation from the team at Red Carpet Productions, Eastern Mosaic has embarked on their popular Presenter Search offering young South Africans the opportunity to join the Eastern Mosaic family. The Eastern Mosaic Presenter Search kicks off this April with auditions to be held in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban.

Over the years their viewership numbers has climbed with every airing of their fresh selection of local and international content providing the Indian audiences and the rest of diverse South Africa with Bollywood news, entertainment, faith, food and fashion that would never have made it onto our screens. Eastern Mosaic presented by main anchors, fashion and style guru, Imraan Vagar and Candice Moodley have become friendly faces of this spectacular show every Sunday on SABC 2’s screens. Other familiar faces include Jailoshini Naidoo, Kajal Bagwandeen, Ashwin Desai, Sorisha Naidoo, Yusuf Moolla and India correspondent, Suchitra Pillai.

“You have to be comfortable in front of the camera, be able to speak with flair to project your personality whilst speaking clearly and fluently,” say the Eastern Mosaic organizers. “With every presenter, the talent to write a script and be able to deliver it on screen is a must. Remember that you are delivering yourself and the Eastern Mosaic essence to a cross-cultural and very diverse audience of South Africans. You need to be within the age group of 18 and 38 years old. You are not left to your own devices here, the Eastern Mosaic team have also offered potential candidates valuable information and tips on how to clinch the nod to move ahead in the audition process.”

Those who feel they have the right profile to be part of this exciting television magazine show should visit Eastern Mosaic’s website for all the information on how to join this exciting 2012 audition:, or email: