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Zoë Brown (born 29 January 1990) is a South African TV presenter, radio personality, voice-over artist and model is host of the popular early morning [[‘Feel Good Breakfast Show’ – Expresso]] – on [[SABC3]] as well as of her own radio show on the much-loved Cape Town station [[KFM]].
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'''Zoë Brown''' (born 29 January 1990) is a South African TV presenter, radio personality, voice-over artist and model is host of the popular early morning [[‘Feel Good Breakfast Show’ – Expresso]] – on [[SABC 3]] as well as of her own radio show on the much-loved Cape Town station [[Kfm]].
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=Early Life=
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Zoë Brown was born on 29 January 1990 in [[Cape Town]], she grew up at [[Kuilsriver]], in her early teens, her family relocated to [[Amanzimtoti]], [[Durban]] in the [[KwaZulu-Natal]] province. Her parents still reside in [[Amanzimtoti]]. In 2007 she entered [[Miss South Africa Teen]] and was crowned 2nd Princess. After high school she left home to go au pair in the United States, living in Columbus for 18 months. Upon returning to South Africa she started her studies at [[Stellenbosch University]], where she completed a BA (Honours) International Relations degree.
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=Career=
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During her time at university she joined campus radio and soon become the host of the Hit List Show. During her time at university she joined campus radio and soon become the host of the Hit List Show. She started working at [[KFM]] during her final year of studies and did the traffic reports on the Afternoon Drive show every weekday. She also hosted Saturday & Sunday evenings as well as the Early Breakfast Show on Mondays and Tuesdays.
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==Presenter Search on 3==
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After completing her degree Zoë did a presenting course in early 2015. During this course she auditioned for [[Presenter Search on 3]], but didn't make it into the Top 30. Shortly thereafter, however, she was asked back as a wild card and eventually made it to the final three. She won the presenting job on [[Expresso]], and the other two winners were [[Jade Hübner]] who won the [[Top Billing]] job and [[Danilo Acquisto]], who won [[Afternoon Express]]. It was her colleagues and friends who made her keen to pursue a television spot - something she had never considered before.
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===Expresso===
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In 2015 after winning [[Presenter Search on 3]], she joined the [[Expresso]] team to co-host the morning show alongside, [[Katlego Maboe]], [[Leigh-Anne Williams]], [[Greame Richards]], [[Zola Nene]], [[Ewan Strydom]], and [[Elana Afrika-Bredenkamp]].
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=References=
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#[https://www.tvsa.co.za/actors/viewactor.aspx?actorid=17585/ ''TVSA'', Zoë Brown, 27 July 2018]
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#[http://thesocialite.co.za/2016/07/get-to-know-zoe-brown/ ''the socialite'', Zoë Brown, 27 July 2018]
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#[http://www.presentersearchon3.com/articles/top-11-finalist-zoe-brown/15/''presentersearchon3'', Zoë Brown, 27 July 2018]
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#[https://www.iol.co.za/entertainment/celebrity-news/local/zoe-brown-from-miss-sa-dreams-to-lighting-up-our-screens-2093496/''IOL'', Zoë Brown, 27 July 2018]
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==Contemporaries==
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{|
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|[[File:Katlego-Maboe.jpg|170px|thumb|link=Katlego Maboe]]
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|[[File:Leigh-Anne Williams-.jpg|170px|thumb|link=Leigh-Anne Williams]]
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|[[File:Jade-Hubner.jpg|thumb|170px|link=Jade Hübner]]
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|[[File:Danilo-acquisto.jpg|163px|thumb|link=Danilo Acquisto]]
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|[[File:Pali-Tembe.jpg|146px|thumb|link=Pali Tembe]]
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Latest revision as of 21:41, 5 March 2019

Zoë Brown
Zoe Brown .jpg
Born Zoë Brown
(1990-01-29) 29 January 1990 (age 29)
Cape Town, Western Cape
South Africa
Residence Cape Town
Education Kingsway High School
Stellenbosch University
Occupation Radio presenter
Television Personality
Years active 2015 - to date
Known for Expresso
Kfm
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Zoë Brown (born 29 January 1990) is a South African TV presenter, radio personality, voice-over artist and model is host of the popular early morning ‘Feel Good Breakfast Show’ – Expresso – on SABC 3 as well as of her own radio show on the much-loved Cape Town station Kfm.

Early Life

Zoë Brown was born on 29 January 1990 in Cape Town, she grew up at Kuilsriver, in her early teens, her family relocated to Amanzimtoti, Durban in the KwaZulu-Natal province. Her parents still reside in Amanzimtoti. In 2007 she entered Miss South Africa Teen and was crowned 2nd Princess. After high school she left home to go au pair in the United States, living in Columbus for 18 months. Upon returning to South Africa she started her studies at Stellenbosch University, where she completed a BA (Honours) International Relations degree.

Career

During her time at university she joined campus radio and soon become the host of the Hit List Show. During her time at university she joined campus radio and soon become the host of the Hit List Show. She started working at KFM during her final year of studies and did the traffic reports on the Afternoon Drive show every weekday. She also hosted Saturday & Sunday evenings as well as the Early Breakfast Show on Mondays and Tuesdays.

Presenter Search on 3

After completing her degree Zoë did a presenting course in early 2015. During this course she auditioned for Presenter Search on 3, but didn't make it into the Top 30. Shortly thereafter, however, she was asked back as a wild card and eventually made it to the final three. She won the presenting job on Expresso, and the other two winners were Jade Hübner who won the Top Billing job and Danilo Acquisto, who won Afternoon Express. It was her colleagues and friends who made her keen to pursue a television spot - something she had never considered before.

Expresso

In 2015 after winning Presenter Search on 3, she joined the Expresso team to co-host the morning show alongside, Katlego Maboe, Leigh-Anne Williams, Greame Richards, Zola Nene, Ewan Strydom, and Elana Afrika-Bredenkamp.

References

  1. TVSA, Zoë Brown, 27 July 2018
  2. the socialite, Zoë Brown, 27 July 2018
  3. presentersearchon3, Zoë Brown, 27 July 2018
  4. IOL, Zoë Brown, 27 July 2018

Contemporaries

Katlego-Maboe.jpg
Leigh-Anne Williams-.jpg
Jade-Hubner.jpg
Danilo-acquisto.jpg
Pali-Tembe.jpg