Nominees

Comedy

Mel Jones

Born and raised in Cape Town, Mel Jones, a proud resident of Mitchell’s Plain, is a single mother, comedian, award nominated producer and an energetic MC and entertainer. Her career started taking flight when she was well received at the Spier Amphitheatre.

Since then she has been on the radio as co-presenter of a very popular morning show, on SABC3′s Comedy Showcase, The Phat Joe show, The King Size Comedy Tour, the Blacks Only Comedy Show, Mind The Gap, The Heavyweight Comedy Jam, Kings & Queens of Comedy, the critically acclaimed comedy & sketch show, Bitches, the Vodacom Funny Festival where she was their very first female host, Comedy Central and is hugely popular as a corporate comedian and MC.

 

 

 

 

Angel Blythe Campey

Angel Blythe Campey’s range of comedy stretches from modern life to her hippy mom's views of the planet, technology, cars and names as well as anecdotes of her time living in Korea.

Her comedy has been branded as "comedy for the discerning young South African" because she tackles topical issues from white privilege and racism to the zombie apocalypse and glitter with "a wit and charm that makes her tackle potentially prickly topics in a way that is likeable and funny." She is the brand ambassador for Essence Cosmetics and Legs11, recently featured as the lead in the Husky online campaign, collaborates with many fashion designers for her varied appearances and works with many brands in partnerships also getting involved with charities.

 

 

 

 

Irit Noble

Comedy diva Irit Noble’s vibrant energy, dynamic stage presence and powerfully sultry singing voice have seen her dubbed “The Queen of Cabaret” by the South African entertainment media.

Over a 23 year career she has played both national and international events, ranging from intimate lounge venues to the Sun City Super Bowl. She is considered to be an enormously gifted and talented performer. Maintaining her status as a premier cabaret entertainer and comedic compére, Ms Noble has topped the bill at many prestigious engagements for clients including Shell, Vodacom, Kulula, BMW, Mercedes, SABC Connect, Old Mutual, Santam, Pam Golding Properties and LG.