Yaaseen Barnes

Yaaseen Barnes has twice been awarded South African comedy’s highest accolades – the Savanna Comic’s Choice Award, for Best Newcomer in 2015, and Intermediate Comic of the Year in 2016. He was named in Mail and Guardian’s Top 200 Youth in 2016. Yaaseen has he has featured on the SAFTA winning game show Point of Order, and the twice Emmy nominated ZANews. Yaaseen is creating online content for various brands, including Jive, Whiskas and Otees and has done MC work for FNB and Cape Town Tourism.

Based in Cape Town