Pearl Modiadie is the host of Zaziwa, the biggest talk show in South Africa! She is an exceptional young woman who has been blessed with the gift to entertain and produce top class content as she does for every episode of her show. Pearl Modiadie has also added radio host to her list of expertise when in 2015, she joined one of the biggest radio station in South Africa Metro FM as co-anchor of the daily 12-3pm Primetime Lunchtime show alongside seasoned radio host Amon Mokoena. The radio station boasts just under 7 million listeners.


Miss Modiadie is the host and Content Producer of Zaziwa on SABC 1. Zaziwa is a music talk show which occupies the prime-time slot boasting millions of viewers every Thursday at 19h30. On this platform, Pearl interviews prominent celebrities and takes the viewers on the celebrity’s life journey through music. The show quickly gained a huge following after its premiere in 2013 and the numbers keep escalating. It is Pearl’s warm nature and witty personality together with her professionalism that makes her guests feel at ease and keep the viewers tuned in. She has interviewed influential celebrities including Kenny Lattimore, Robert Marawa, Yvonne Chaka Chaka, Zindzi Mandela and seasoned broadcaster DJ Fresh to name a few.

‘’ Everything in my life has unfolded the way it was meant to. I am grateful for all the special people in my life, the ups that brought joy into my life, the downs that taught me the most valuable life lessons and the people who continue to make an unforgettable contribution to my story. You’re also part of my story now, welcome.’’

Pearl Modiadie spread her wings during the 2014 FIFA world cup as co-host of Kasi To Favelas, a live soccer lifestyle show that occupied the 8pm slot on SA’s leading channel SABC 1. The year 2014 also saw this media all rounder teaming up with the company for women and world’s leading direct-marketing company, AVON as the spokesperson/brand ambassador of the Aspire fragrance, joining celebrities like Black Eyed Pea’s lead singer Fergie and actress Megan Fox and leading tennis player Maria Sharapova who endorse fragrances by Avon.
Her fashion flair was recognised by retailer Woolworths South Africa when she was asked to be part of their 2014 online and in-store winter and summer fashion campaigns which encourage fashion conversation on social media. The summer campaign saw Pearl styling a few of the campaign’s looks for the ‘Styled By Pearl’ edition. Fashion is something that Pearl Modiadie is passionate about and it is definitely a field that she is looking to pursue in future.
Pearl Modiadie is an event MC and has hosted a number of functions dating back to 2006, when at only 19 years old became the youngest person to host the Sunday Times Generation Next Awards. The bubbly Pearl has managed to exceed the host’s expectation with every event.


She has also extended this service to :
  • The annual AVON/Justine cancer awareness event
  • The annual Spring Fiesta – 2013
  • Brutal Fruit mango goji flavour launch
  • South African Music Awards (SAMA) Industry Awards
  • The Avon Guiness world record attempt (for the most number of people applying lipstick at the same time – the world record was broken)
  • The annual Fashion Meets Gospel event
  • African Hair Awards at the Africa International Hair Extravaganza
  • Award presenter – Metro FM awards
  • Award presenter – South African Music Awards
  • Backstage presenter – Metro FM music awards 2014
  • 4th street wine event, 2015
  • Mrs SA Fundraising Breakfast for CANSA (Cancer Association of South Africa