Somizi has been trending on social media for hours following the allegation that he stole the idea of his present, “Dinner At Somizi’s”.
The present which not too long ago kicks off in July has had many South African celebrities on it.
The present is a cooking present however many beans has been spilled because the friends on his present ensure that they speak about issues most of their followers don’t find out about.
A few of that are the likes of Pearl Thusi, DJ Zinhle, Jub Jub, Lerato Kganyago, Rami Chuene, Rebecca Malo, Zahara amongst others.
Many have proven their disappointment in direction of the star whereas others nonetheless can’t consider the information is true.
MultiChoice has confirmed that they’re conscious of the allegations which were leveled towards the present and have reached out to Hastings Moeng.
“When content material is commissioned from producers, as on this case, MultiChoice obtains undertakings that each one mental property rights in relation to the present have been cleared. We reached out to Mr Moeng every week in the past to debate the matter and we await his response,” MultiChoice spokesperson Benedict Maaga informed Sowetan.
Maaga added the remaining episodes of the present will nonetheless be aired following the allegations.
“We’re additionally partaking the present’s producer. This declare is not going to influence on the airing of the remaining episodes of the present.”
Studies emerged on Wednesday that the mind behind the present Hastings Moeng, despatched an e-mail to Somizi and Themba on July 28, 2014, proposing a cooking present Dinner Kwa Somizi.
“On 28 July 2014, Hastings Moeng proposed DinnerAtSomizis to Somizi & Themba. The outline of the present is materially much like the one now flighted (to the shock of Mr Moeng). See the 2014 e-mail beneath and determine for your self,” shared Eusebius McKaiser on Twitter.
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The present’s producer Legend informed the Sowetan that, “We’re conscious of this and have taken issues by our authorized crew.”
Nevertheless, Somizi is but to answer this allegation however lots of his followers are questioning if the allegation is true or not.
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