Zuraida Jardine is a South African public figure, television host and actress.Her television hosting credits include: Woza Weekend, Top Billing, Vicious Delicious, Head Space, Life’s A Journey, the hit reality TV show Big Brother and many more.She has had, more than a decade long career in radio, hosting her own radio shows on Good Hope FM, and being 5FM’s first female to host a daytime weekday radio show.
She studied drama and theatre under Tony Award winning, renowned US acting coach, Howard Fine as well as Zia Garfield here in South Africa.Zuraida is the 1st celebrity winner of South Africa’s 1st season of “Strictly Come Dancing”; seen on SABC 3.
Zuraida’s MC and hosting credits include working with a myriad of leading corporate companies including:
MTN, Nedbank, Cell C, Massmart, FNB, Big Brother, MNet, SABC,
People Magazine, Elizabeth Arden, Altech, BMW, to name a few…
She also facilitated the “Netcare Breast Cancer Campaign” -for 7 days around South Africa.
Zuraida recently launched her company Cocodrama The company produces products for pregnant and post pregnant moms including the famous TUMMY TUCKER® belt.Zuraida is mom to 2 children; a 3 year old girl Zaria, and 1 year old boy Shia. She is married to television and multi-media director and producer Josh Lindberg. Zuraida resides in Johannesburg with her family.