About Peter Terry

A short History

Peter has worked in the entertainment industry for 50 years.

At the Performing Arts Council Transvaal (PACT / State Theatre) from 1972 to 2000, as an actor, director, playwright, and later as Artistic & Administrative Head of Drama.

Since 2000, he has freelanced in the theatre, television, film and radio. He’s probably best known, however (by people with long memories) as Nige in the long-running CTM tile commercials on television.

Peter has also worked extensively as a voice artist during the past 30+ years, specialising in narrating nature and wildlife documentaries, including several award-winning films for National Geographic and Animal Planet.

From 2017 until 2021, Peter was a presenter on Classic 1027. He is delighted to be back on air at Radio Today.

Classy Classics has more than 400 years of music to choose from, and Peter Terry, who presents the show, will never run short of superb music composed by the world’s very best composers.

Join Peter as he revels in the beauty of music that has not merely stood the test of time but has become immortal.


Classy Classics - Sundays 14:00 to 16:00.