Wednesday, 21 November 2018
BREAKING NEWS

Fresh face of funny

Fresh face of funny
02 Sep
2:36
Lindy Johnson has been nominated in the newcomer of the year category at the Savanna Comics’ Choice Awards.
Cape Town – Lindy Johnson first tried out her comedic chops at an open-mic event at university.

Now the 24-year-old comedian from Paarl has been nominated in the newcomer of the year category at the Savanna Comics’ Choice Awards.

“I actually wanted to turn off my phone the day they announced the nominees because I was so nervous. But before I could, the messages started coming through of congratulations,” said Johnson.

She describes her comedy as a reflection of her life that remains highly relatable to younger audiences.

“I talk about being a young woman in South Africa, being extremely single and I talk about my parents.

Johnson is nominated in the category alongside Bongani Dube, T