Another rewarding week at the National Arts Festival.
Update on a recent shoot, a comedy special and some ongoing work.
So I'm finally getting around to reading 'Truth in Comedy: The manual of improvisation' (Charna Halpern, Del Close & Kim Johnson). I started reading it last week and am loving it. It's a book widely cited by comedy lovers the world over and I've been so curious about it. While I'm reminded so much about … Continue reading ‘The truth is funny’: the audacity of honest writing
Hey! Upgrade to Windows 10 Pro. This was the second in a series of ads shot as part of a cool Microsoft campaign. Kagiso Lediga is a marvel to work with in comedy and on set. I'd met him for the first time back in 2016 (on the comedy circuit) so it was really cool … Continue reading Crushed! Take two of ad campaign
It's been a super exciting period working on a new ad campaign for Microsoft Windows 10. Shot in Joburg alongside Kagiso Lediga - one of SA's comedy heavyweights, I got to play the bumbling office nice guy who comes second best way too often. It was loads of fun making this and I love learning … Continue reading Cupcakes and chuckles in new ad campaign