Zimbabwean standup comedian Long John is set to collaborate with renowned American comedian and actor Steve Harvey in a new series.
Long John is going to be working in conjunction with Steve Harvey on his reality show Feud Africa in a new series titled “The Comedian Explains”.
The new much-anticipated series is set to start premiering on the 15th of October 2021.
Announcing the development on his Twitter handle, Steve Harvey wrote;
This is not the first time Long John has linked up with Steve Harvey. In 2019, Long John made history after he won the People’s Choice Award at Steve Harvey’s Standup Spotlight Awards.
Long John beat off strong competition from across the world to claim the award. Steve Harvey congratulated the comedian saying;
“Thank you to all who participated in the Steve Harvey Stand Up Spotlight Competition! The People’s Choice Award Winner is Long John @long_john_ who joined the competition from Zimbabwe! Congratulations man, you were funny, animated, and have great stage presence keep it up champ!”
Long John The Comedian has a number of awards to his name. In 2019 he bagged the Savanna Pan-African Comic Of The Year Award at the Savanna Comics Choice Awards.
In 2019 and 2020 he also bagged the NAMA Outstanding Comedian award.