Comedy is panning out for Long John (2019 SAVANA Pan African Comic of the Year)
Long John is a Multi Award Winning International Comedian from Zimbabwe and standing at over 6 feet, his comedy journey continues to stretch over the African Continent and beyond. He was laughed at for being tall, dark and ̶h̶a̶n̶d̶s̶o̶m̶e̶ squint; however, his humor has been able to bring laughs to thousands of people, whilst keeping an eye on the rest of the world. Literally and Figuratively! His comedy is brought to life by past experiences, observations and his view (from the top) which elicit rib-tickling laughs, regardless of the crowd.
Since making his comedy debut in 2012, he has since performed with and alongside the biggest names on the African Continent, which include, SA’s favorite Uncle, Barry Hilton ,Loyiso Gola ,Riaad Moosa , Basket Mouth and more.
You may have found other comics funny but you will be laughing LONG after witnessing the very funny, Long John. Long John the Comedian has performed in Counties such as United Kingdom,Zambia, Namibia, Botswana, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, South Africa, Uganda ,Kenya ,Rwanda And the following TV Show, theatre’s, comedy clubs, and festivals, among others: Mzanzi Magic Comedy Nights (DStv) The African Comedy Festival (United Kingdom) Cape Town Comedy Club, Parkers Comedy Club , Goliath Comedy Club Shoko Festival (Zimbabwe) Swaziland Comedy Festival (Swaziland) Harare International Festival of the Arts – HIFA (Zimbabwe) Oppikoppi Festival (South Africa) Kampala Comedy Festival (Uganda) Kigali international Comedy festival (Rwanda) Night Of Laughter (Zambia) Park Acoustics (South Africa) Capital Craft festival (South Africa) Showmax’s Funny People Africa.
He recently won The NAMA Outstanding Comedian of the Year Award in Zimbabwe and the Savanna Comics Choice Award “Pan African Comedian Of The Year 2019.
He continues to share the stage with seasoned comics, and provide opportunities to up and coming comics. Long John bring the hear, and with a pan, he continues to tour various cities, delivering punch line after punch line!