The former South African cricketer will be seen portraying the role of a travel anchor in ‘South Africa with Jonty Rhodes’
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | August 12, 2013
This August former South African cricketer Jonty Rhodes will be seen in a new avatar on lifestyle channel NDTV Good Times. The world's most acrobatic cricketer will be portraying the role of a travel anchor with the channel’s new show ‘South Africa with Jonty Rhodes’. The show goes on air today at 9.30 PM.
Rhodes will take viewers on an unforgettable journey to South Africa through captivating landscapes, wild safaris, crazy experiences, adrenaline pumping adventures and more, in an exclusive three-part mini-series. Four lucky winners of the ‘Take Me to South Africa’ contest held in collaboration with South Africa Tourism will join Rhodes on an all-expense trip to the Rainbow Nation for 15 days.
During the series, the winners will be seen facing the world’s highest bungees; sharing rare moments with the wildlife; getting up-close and personal with Great White Sharks; discovering the City of Gold and Cape Town, besides exploring innumerable tourist attractions.
Smeeta Chakrabarti, CEO, NDTV Lifestyle, said, “NDTV Good Times has always set a benchmark for innovative content and programming. We aim to provide a ‘Good Times’ experience to our viewers and ‘South Africa with Jonty Rhodes’ is an extension to this philosophy. The show encapsulates the experiential journey of the four winners, along with ace cricketer Jonty Rhodes across South Africa and takes the viewers on a breathtaking expedition.”