Ntosh Madlingozi is an entrepreneur and one of South Africa’s sought-after stand-up comedians and MC.
He has featured, to great acclaim, in theatre shows such as Blacks Only, Heavyweight Comedy Jam, Tshwane Comedy Festival , 99% Xhosa Comedy Festival ,Cape Town International Comedy Festival, Mind The Gap Comedy Festival, Soweto Comedy Festival,MetroFM comedy experience and the DSTV comedy Festival. His fresh brand of in-your-face, laissez faire humour has found favour at various venues around Gauteng including Cool Runnings, The Crazy 88 Lounge, Roka, Horror Café, The Bluesroom , Bambatha Lounge,96 and others.He is a regular performer at the comedy clubs around the country. He has also performed for government clients such as the Gauteng Dept of Economic Development and corporate clients such as Nedbank ,Black Information Technology Forum(BITF),The Billionaire Group,FNB ,Gijima AST to name but a few. One of his key strengths is versatility, able to cater for different audiences with equally hilarious material. He has shared the stage with a diverse array of comics, including Chris Forrest, John Vlismas ,Tom Stade (Canada),Dwayne Perkins(U.S.A)Al Prodgers and Kagiso Lediga to name but a few. In 2007, he had a stint on radio as ‘The Dysfunctional Cousin’ on Bad Boy T’s then 12-3pm The Family show on Metro FM and also a judge on SABC 1’ reality show “So you think you’re funny” with David Kau for two seasons(2008/2009)He has done adverts for brands like Nandos .He has featured in two Dvd productions so far namely The Heavyweight comedy jam and The Downtown comedy .He has also featured in films like “Of Good report “which was released nationally at Nu metro last year 2013 which won quite a number of awards locally and abroad.He. has one coming out in 2015 “Wonderboy for President”He is a regular feature on the now popular Emmy Award Nominated satire show Late Nite News with Loyiso Gola (11 seasons). He featured every weekend on the Powerburo with Paul Mnisi on Powerfm in Johannesburg August 2013-September2014
Not only blessed with comedic talent, he holds a BComm degree in Marketing; a Diploma in PC Engineering .