The Not So Funny Guy
Lazola Gola was born not Funny. He went to school being not Funny and then studied being not Funny. He is not a Funny Comedian, Writer and Actor. He was definately not Funny in Johannesburg. He has been a not Funny comedian on ‘Comedy Central Live At Parkers’, Comedy Central’s ‘The Shibobo Special’ and 2 Seasons of Comedy Central’s ‘Roast Battle’. He is unfortunately a not Funny performer and writer on ‘Late Nite News with Loyiso Gola’. He has been a not Funny (actor and writer) for 2 seasons on SABC 2’s ‘The Bantu Hour’. Lazola Gola has also been the not Funny Headwriter for The Comics Choice Awards (The Awards Ceremony FOR the not so Funny.) He’s been not Funny performing at Grahamstown Arts Festival, The Baxter, Comedy Central International Comedy Festival and Johannesburg International Comedy Festival. Lazola has been a not Funny copywriter; writing un-funny ads for some of the top agencies in the country.
He has moved to Cape Town to join 7Films and we are hoping that he will in fact be…. Funny!
Some things Lazola Gola accomplished while not being Funny:
International Emmy Nomination – Best Comedy
SAFTAs Nomination – Best Achievement in Scriptwriting – TV Comedy
Pendoring Gold – Truly South African – Radio
4 x Comics Choice Nominations – Comics Pen