Previous paid speaking roles
- New Zealand
- South African
- UK Cockney
- UK English
- UK Posh
- USA California
- USA New York
Helen Desbois is an all-round performer with more than 20 years experience gained in all facets of the entertainment industry. She is an actress, singer, dancer, voice artist, recording artist and radio presenter with experience in all mentioned fields.
Helen is a South African Music Award nominee too, with a nod for her smash hit single ‘Anything’ back in 2002, which also landed at the number one spot on radio stations nationwide, really putting her on the map. She has released 5 singles to date including her comeback last year the well-received ‘Like I Need You’ with music video that is still played on various channels on DStv and SABC.
Her latest single ‘The Start Of Something Good’ is currently playing on airwaves across SA and plans to release in Europe for the summer. Desbois also has plans for a remix collaboration of her smash hit song, ‘Anything’ with a top local producer and has just completed a colab with Loyiso Bala on a song for The Smile Foundation for which they are both ambassadors.
Helen is a popular actress and tv presenter too with credits on Teleschool and the Milo Game Show with many commercials under her belt as well, including Vanish, KFC and Lasher Tools to name but a few. She has been seen in Isidingo, Generations and Binneland on our screens. Helen also spent a week in the Big Brother house on the celebrity version of the show, raising millions for charity. She was recently seen on our Tv screens, in the brand new drama ‘The Docket’ on SABC3 and features in the movie Supermama set for release shortly.
Radio presenting is close to her heart, with 6 Radio Award nominations and two wins under her belt, for ‘Best Daytime Community Presenter’ and more recently as Best News Presenter with another nomination for her Showbiz In Full HD show. Helen has worked on East Rand Stereo, hosted the breakfast show on ChaiFm and co-hosted on CliffCentral with Jen Su and recently co-hosted the breakfast show on Mix938FM with Tony Blewitt weekday mornings, 6-9am. 2018 also saw media personality, Desbois winning the Woman Of The Year in Media award.