Kagiso Lediga

Stand-up comedian, actor, writer and film director.

Kagiso Lediga is a multiple award-winning and celebrated stand-up comedian, actor, writer and film director. He is the creator of the pioneering South African comedy sketch show The Pure Monate Show (PMS), and co-creator and show-runner of the two time International Emmy nominated Late Nite News with Loyiso Gola (LNN).

Kagiso has created and helmed many original formats which have become hit television series in South Africa, and has been awarded for his work on and off camera. Lediga’s debut film, Catching Feelings was released in May 2018 to a global audience as a Netflix Original.

His second feature, Matwetwe (Wizard), is being released in partnership with internationally acclaimed DJ Black Coffee.