Comedy sensation Thabiso Mhlongo is a professional stand up comedian whose calmness and storytelling continues captivate audiences all over Johannesburg and South Africa.

Thabiso Mhlongo started professional stand-up comedy in August 2014 and his meteoric rise within the comedy ranks implies that he is destined for greatness at the highest levels of stand-up comedy.

He describes his style as alternative and funny, conversational with a touch of genius, and versatile. (he does his jokes in English and vernac.) His growing reputation is indicative of his work ethic, desire and talent – all of which have contributed to Thabiso Mhlongo’s rise to become a respected stand-up comedian.

In 2016 Thabiso Mhlongo won Comedy Central’s “Grab The Mike” competition which is an elite competition featuring the countries most prominent up and coming comedians. In the same year he was invited to take part in Comedy Central’s “Roast Battle” which he won. Thabiso Mhlongo is also the creative director of Premium Comedy SA, a leading comedy talent company which has launched the careers of comedy talents such as Trevor Noah and Loyiso Gola.