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Steve Harvey Congratulates Zimbabwean Comedian For Comedy Central Debut


For Zimbabwean stand-up comedian and actor Long John, the phrase “chase your dreams” is more than a cliché — it’s reality.

The South Africa based comedian's dream of working with Comedy Central recently came to fruition.

Long John, real name Learnmore Mwanyenyeka finally made a small screen debut on Season 3 of the Comedy Central Savanna Virtual Comedy Bar which premiered Monday, 17 May at 22:00 on DSTV channel 122

Long John took to Twitter on the day of the show’s launch to announce announce the news.

He wrote,

Popular American television presenter and comedian, Steve Harvey saw the tweet and congratulated Long John, encouraging him to keep following his dreams


In 2019, Long John was the people's choice award winner in Steve Harvey's Stand Up Spotlight competition.

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