Mark Pilgrim

With his distinctive bald head, charismatic personality
and easy-going demeanor, Mark is one of South Africa's most recognisable radio
and tv personalities. He has spent over 16 years entertaining millions of
listeners on radio. 

Mark has also hosted many television shows over the years, including the country’s
first ever reality show, Big Brother SA and South Africa’s biggest ever game
show The Power of 10. He is a well-polished master of ceremonies, corporate
deejay, as well as motivational speaker. In addition, he is a professional
voice artist, having done countless radio and television commercials and
audio-visual narrations.

Mark is happily married and lives in Sandton Johannesburg with his wife Nicole
and two beautiful daughters.

He is a cancer survivor, having been diagnosed at the age of 18 with stage 4
testicular cancer, which spread to his lungs and kidneys. In 2008, at the age
of 38, he survived a severe and sudden heart attack, caused by a genetic
condition. Despite narrowly cheating death twice, his positive and genuinely
happy attitude towards life is infectious and motivates others to achieve their
own personal goals in life..