There were more than the usual sharks around Durban when Randall, Unathi and Gareth pulled in to town for this leg of auditions.
They were judging for the first time from the uShaka Marine World where Jabulani the fur seal became attached to Gareth, a penguin pecked Unathi and Randall gave the sharks a worthy competition in the mean looking department.
M-Net's Head of Communications, Lani Lombard said: “The ominous shark tank at uShaka Marine World is possibly one of the most original backgrounds ever used in an Idols series.” Uh-huh!
Amongst the memorable show moments were the auditions from the Miss South Africa pageant, a Casanova of sorts who was there for the ladies, a professional beach soccer player, a spiritual healer and someone who impersonates the legend, Michael Jackson.
Next week, we move to the Mother City to see what Cape Town has on offer! Tune in to on M-Net and Mzansi Magic, Sunday, 17 June at 17:30.
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