The home of 24-hour Comedy in Africa, Comedy Central in partnership with premium cider Savanna is set to make Monday night viewing laughter filled with the return of the SAFTA nominated series. Comedy Central Live at the Savanna Virtual Comedy Bar is back and bigger than ever and is set to feature a star-studded lineup of legendary South African comedians as well as some of the most talented rising comics.
The season premiere will feature a South African comic legend who needs no introduction. Trevor Gumbi, best known for his work as a comedian, writer, actor and co-host will headline the episode performing a set that will take fans right back to the star’s stand-up days. He will be joined by seasoned South African stand-up comedian Nina Hastie who has performed at every major (and minor) venue in the country as well as at all major comedy festivals in South Africa over the past 15 years. The comedian will do what she does best performing a hilarious set that is sure to deliver nonstop laughs.
The show will also give a platform to rising comic stars who have been making a name for themselves in recent years. One such comic is the unstoppable Tyson Ngubeni who has had a whirlwind year and is best known for his alter ego Bob O Connor. The star will perform a sketch act on the episode that fans will surely know and love!
This season of the Comedy Central Live at the Savanna Virtual Comedy Bar will feature a star-studded lineup of South African Comedy funniest. Be share to catch the premiere episode this Monday exclusively on Comedy Central (DStv Channel 122) at 22:00 CAT
The rundown of all the comedians set to feature in this season of Comedy Central Live at the Savanna Virtual Comedy Bar include: