The absence of comedians in Ghana that can rock the stage like our Nigerian brothers and sisters do cannot be over emphasized.
In fact, one can literally count the few good comedians we have in the country at the moment with one name leading the pack, Benson Ohene Boateng, aka Funny Face.
It was with great joy therefore that many welcomed the news of a reality tv show that will scout, discover and nurture that young comedy talent in Ghana, dubbed Laugh Out Loud Gh. Produced by the nations leading entertainment television merchants, GHONE entertainment TV, Laugh Out Loud Gh is designed to be the biggest comedy search in the history of GH.
“The nature of our business encompasses entertainment service delivery in the forms of corporate and in house events, tv shows, advertising and marketing communications, etc. Time and again our clients request for creative and humorous people as hosts and performers at various events including our own night of 1000 laughs and Music series.
It’s not easy getting comedians from Ghana and we’ve had to recycle the few good ones over and again. If we do not lead the way to discover new ones soon and the few that exist become stale or hang their boots, our industry will definitely be taken over by the Nigerians” George Quaye, Producer and Judge on Laugh Out Loud Gh.
Prizes for the maiden edition of the show will come in the form of cash, electrical gadgets and the big one, the rare opportunity to perform in front of thousands at the biannual night of 1000 laughs and Music series. The competition is open to individual comedians as well as group comedy acts.
So do you have what it to crack ribs like the very best in the business? Can you communicate and deliver your jokes, stories and punch lines well in the English Language, then this is the best springboard on which to shoot up your comedy career. Laugh Out Loud Gh.
Text your name now to 1758 across network and catch the search team on Friday, 3rd May at the studios of GHONE Entertainment TV on the STC Yard-Rana Motors/IPMC road, industrial area, Accra.
Auditions begin at 9am. Talented comedians are encouraged not to miss out on this golden opportunity to audition for Laugh Out Loud GH. It is a Ghone entertainment TV initiative to be hosted by talented comedian and actor, Funny Face.