Michaela Richards is Magic’s resident ball of energy that is always busy as one of the backbones of Magic 828 Music Radio. She’s not only a vibrant news presenter, but is also a producer, actress, singer, copywriter and voice-over artist.
Michaela’s began her career in voice dubbing for the Waterfront Film Studios and later progressed into doing voice-over adverts for Uber, Matrix, One FM and Pick ‘n Pay Radio.
Michaela discovered her true talent & unquenchable thirst for all-things theatre at a young age, always knowing she wanted to be an actress. Michaela trained classically at Cape Town’s ‘Fame School’ of performing arts, the Waterfront Theatre College. She has played in productions of Footloose, Othello, The Crucible, and wrote her own show, “Dating, Mating and Relating to Dummies”.
Ever driven and passionate, even at her young age, Michaela has her own theatre production company, Drop the Mic, which has produced shows of Romeo
and Juliet, The Woods, and much more.
Catch Michaela Richards on Magic Breakfast with Guy McDonald and Brandon Baatjies, weekdays 6am – 9am on Magic 828 Music Radio.
“Michaela discovered her true talent & unquenchable thirst for all-things theatre at a young age, always knowing she wanted to be an actress.”