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Johan Stemmet

Jun 18 2013 / Written by  / Published in Iconic Faces

Popular presenter and producer of Noot vir Noot, Johann Stemmet, hails from Springbok in the Northern Cape.

Johan grew up in Cape Town and studied languages and education at the Universities of Stellenbosch and Cape Town. After completing the BA, HTD and B.Ed. degrees, he taught Afrikaans first language at Rondebosch Boys High School before joining the SABC in 1980.

Johan has had a successful singing career, releasing 14 albums between 1980 and 2006.

Johan formed a production company, Stemmburg Television cc with his partner, Johan van Rensburg, in 1989/90. In 1990 the audience favourite, “Noot vir Noot”, was launched. This musical quiz show is currently the longest-running show on SABC.

Winner of numerous artist, television and cultural awards, Johan has now been presenting on television without a break for 35 years since 1980, the longest stint in the history of South African television.

Johan Stemmet has over the past few years presented a popular yearly theoretical and practical 6-module television production course.

Johan and his wife, Maths teacher Colleen, have 2 sons, Carl and Etienne, both developing careers in the entertainment industry.



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