LOYISO MADINGA is the South Africa Correspondent for the Daily Show with Trevor Noah. This rural raised boy has quickly risen to being a certified international comic.
You can catch his Netflix half-hour special in the “Comedians of the World” series. If you’re South African you can watch his debut one man show, Born Free-ish, on DStv Catch up.
Loyiso has represented SA at the Montreux Comedy Festival (Switzerland) and Busan Comedy Festival (Korea) and performed at a Live LOL Recording (produced by Kevin Hart) at the Montreal Comedy Festival.
And he’s as comfortable on screen as he is on stage. Loyiso has written and performed on the two-time Emmy finalist satire show, Late Nite News with Loyiso Gola and also written and performed on the hit sketch show, Bantu Hour and is now the Africa correspondent on the Daily Show with Trevor Noah. He’s now in Netflix’s first South African original series, Queen Sono (2020)
From a small village in the Eastern Cape to world stages,
LOYISO IS PROVING TO BE A TALL MAN ON THE INSIDE.