Meet Cape Town’s Newest Millionaire

Lorenzo Michaels is the latest R1 Million winner in LottoStar and Kfm’s Big September – Bet for a Million competition. We had a chance to interview him and find out how he felt after being crowned a millionaire. Find out more about the interview below:

1. Did you have a feeling that you would win the R1 million cash prize?
Not at all.

2. When you submitted your entry, did you have a feeling that you would win?

No, I really didn’t.

3. What did you think was going to happen as a result of winning the competition?  And how did the reality differ?
I can’t explain it. It was just a lot of thoughts going through my mind.

4. How did you feel when you received a call from 947 saying that you are one of the finalists for Bet for a Million?

I just told my girlfriend that I am going to win that million rand. And I did!

5. How did you find the challenges leading to the R1 Million win?
It paid off in the end.

6. Take us through your thoughts while you were doing the challenges.

It was very overwhelming and I had so many mixed emotions going through them.

7. Have you ever won anything before?

I won R5000 with LottoStar last month.

8. Any idea on how you would be spending your R1 Million?
It is going towards the house that we are currently building and possibly towards our wedding.

BIG September may be over but the winning never stops with LottoStar, place your bets today!