South African actress, musician, socialite, TV host and unapologetic personality Khanyi Mbau is set to take centre stage in a global first – she is set to feature in the first Comedy Central Roast of an African female. Khanyi Mbau will sit fearlessly atop the Roast throne, while comedians and other African personalities sharpen their claws. With panelist announcements to follow in the coming weeks, there is no doubt that this will be the hottest ticket in town. TheComedy Central Roast of Khanyi Mbau is brought to you by Showmax and will be recorded at a live taping this July. It will premiere on Comedy Central Africa's DStv Channel 122 and Showmax in August.
Khanyi Mbau sees this as the perfect extension of all she has brought to the entertainment industry over her career. "Who else but me? The first African female to be roasted by Comedy Central was only ever going to be me, even your favs could NEVER," Khanyi Mbau said. "You’ve said what you said, now say it to my face."
TheComedy Central Roast of Khanyi Mbau brought to you by Showmax will debut on Comedy Central Africa (DStv Channel 122) and Showmax in August.