Mojak Lehoko

Based: Johannesburg

Mojak Lehoko is a Johannesburg based comedian who has grace various stages across South Africa and abroad. Since his humble beginnings at Cool Runnings in Melville he has gone on to be nominated for a Comic’s choice award and won the adoration of crowds from all walks of life. After testing the waters as a writer on the satirical news show “Late Nite News with Loyiso Gola”, he was nominated for an International Emmy and gone on to produce works for The Real Jozi A-Listers (Vuzu Amp), Ekasi stories (ETV) and the sitcom Abomzala(SABC) amongst a plethora of other projects.
This young and hilarious and erudite comedian draws his inspiration from the dusty streets of the township and the lush greenery of suburbia, in his one man show “How Did I Get Here”, transitioning seamlessly between both worlds.
As an actor, writer, comedian, voice over artist and mc, Mojak Lehoko is a force to be reckoned with in the South African entertainment industry.
Awards:
Nominated in the Newcomer category in the inaugural Comics Choice awards 2011
Nominated in the 2013 International Emmys for Late Nite News with Loyiso Gola

Live Comedy Events
Trevor Noah – That’s My Culture (Opening act)
Blacks Only
Late Nite News Live
Just Because Comedy Festival
Newbies at The Globe Theatre
Soweto Comedy Festival
Vodacom-edy Festival
Space dot com comdedy Festival
Tshwane Comedy Festival
Inner City Comedy Festival (Performer and co-producer)

Corporate (as Comedian and MC)
Rand Water Forums Year End Function
FNB Itis Shine Awards
Unilever presentation dinner
Railroad Association Of South Africa Awards
Sasol Young Engineers Social
National Youth Development Agency Press Initiative
Nestle “Countline Drive 2013”
Samsung “S4 first 1000”
Medscheme – Khanyisa Nursing School Opening
2014 Nissan Qashqai launch
Nestle Ricoffy Launch 2014

Television
Writer: Ekasi stories “Wannabe” – Etv
Writer: The real jozi a-listers – Vuzu  Amp
Writer : Abomzala – SABC 2
Writer : South African Insurance Association sketch series – Next of next week – (sketch series
Comedian : Opening Guys (Mzansi Magic)
Writer & Cast Member : of “Late Night News With Loyiso Gola” Season 1- Season 5 (Etv)
Improvisor : Laugh Out Loud (Part of the Improvised comedy Troupe) (Mzansi Magic)
Actor Ses’ Topla (Sabc 1)

Voice Overs
Stuart Taylor’s “Money’s Too Tight To Mention” (Television and radio advertisement)
Loyiso Gola’s “Professional Black Tour”
Conrad Koch’s “Chester Missing Roadshow – DSTV Competition”
Steers “Wacky is Backy”

 

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