Lesser Known Somebodies
Episodes in this series
Neil Green [Comedian/Gamer/Expat]18 January 2021 | 65 Minute Listen
I sat down with one of my longest friends in and outside of comedy. We spoke about school memories, my crazy neighbours, how white people speak to POCs, how I can be a problem at gigs, dance competitions and other things I cant remember.
Nimesh Patel [Comedian]14 December 2020 | 50 Minute Listen
In this episode I chat to comedian Nimesh Patel all the way in New York. If you don’t know Nimesh, then you should. He has written for Chris Rock at the Oscars, SNL's Weekend Update and the algorithm on YouTube is making his stand up special go a little bit viral. We talk about his recent project - an animated show focusing on Animals and Climate Change, his career, writing and when the universe aligns for you. More importantly, how I need to roll with him so i can get some of the nice things that fall his way! Enjoy this episode.
Matthew Mole [Musician/Nice Humble Guy]07 September 2020 | 70 Minute Listen
I spoke to the nicest guy I have ever met and world-class musician Matthew Mole. Hear us explore his worst songs he has ever written, how he fawns over the singing of cricketer AB de Villiers and how he is just a genuine human with so much respect for his craft and the people around him.
Tats Nkonzo [Comedian]27 July 2020 | 62 Minute Listen
You know when you have been out of touch with a friend and then you connect again? Well this podcast is that. I hadn't spoken to Tats in years and on this podcast we shared his insightfulness, his silliness, stories of comedic journeys, how the Corona Virus is changing how we think and his great ability to be competitive especially at squash.
Robby Collins Returns [Comedian]20 July 2020 | 69 Minute Listen
Simmi chats to Robby Collins about the ramifications of 'Cancel Culture' or if it, as a concept, should exist. We also speak about comedy, the lockdown and he plays his trumpet to the best of his ability. This is a really insightful and wholesome podcast.
Stuart Goldsmith [Comedian and World Famous Podcaster]24 June 2020 | 49 Minute Listen
The podcast has gone full circle! The person that has inspired my podcast with his podcast is our featured guest. Stuart is not only a well-established comedian but his own podcast 'The Comedian's Comedian' has had millions upon millions of downloads. Listen to an 11-minute intro of me hyping him. This pod also features Bob Perfect as well and thanks to Yaaseen Barnes for the mic chord. P.S. You will hear a lot of big words but 'Ouroboros' is my fav.
Rutendo Nyamuda [An Excellent Podcaster]10 June 2020 | 41 Minute Listen
I am going to be honest with you, I got interviewed by Rutendo for her podcast series 'The Podcast Sessions' and the interview was so great I wanted all the listeners of this podcast to hear it. She has gratefully allowed me to share this audio with you! If you are interested in podcasts and want to know more of the ins and outs of it. LISTEN TO THIS EPISODE
Tyson Ngubeni [Comedian & Viral Sensation]01 June 2020 | 64 Minute Listen
Today's guest is Tyson Ngubeni. Tyson is a qualified actor and an outstanding comedian. If you don't know him then where have you been? He is a viral sensation with his character Bob O'Connor who is an America news journalist. We speak about his career, Takalani Sesame, Kideo and he has some intelligent questions about the comedy industry
Osman Osman [Producer]22 April 2020 | 38 Minute Listen
I spoke to my close friend Osman Osman who is an amazing producer of comedy and Bollywood shows. Hear how Osman slept through Dave Chappelle, Russell Brand and Aziz Ansari shows, how he managed to become really close with comedian Riaad Moosa via Facebook - hilarious messages, why I wasn't in the movie 'Material' and why Osman is the true definition of a hustler.