Comedian, Presenter, writer & actor KOJO is about to embark on his first ever solo UK comedy tour called "Special Delivery".
KOJO is the biggest name to come out of the UK's Urban comedy scene since Richard Blackwood. Having recorded MTV's first ever comedy special The Fresh Prince of Hackney, KOJO has sold out The Broadway Theatre in Catford (800 capacity) and his local theatre Hackney Empire (1300 capacity) four times. He is a regular headliner at comedy clubs such as Jongleurs & Highlight plus many other clubs. After 12 years in comedy KOJO has just recorded his first ever comedy dvd entitled LIVE & KICKING which is set to be distributed buy Revolver films in October 2012. See teaser clip here http://youtu.be/22whBR8oYTU
KOJO also stars in his first ever movie The Knot which will be out this summer and was written by BAFTA award winner director Noel Clarke.
KOJO has performed with Chris Rock, Dave Chapelle, Eddie Griffin, Kevin Hart, Michael McIntyre, Jack Dee Ross Noble and many more.
KOJO currently hosts the Choice Fm Breakfast Show ( www.choicefm.com
) every weekday morning between 6am-9am and was recently on the panel for BBC Three's FREE SPEECH debate show held in Bristol.
KOJO'S Special Delivery tour see him go to cities such as Birmingham, Nottingham, Leicester, Bristol, Leeds, Manchester, Cardiff & Watford. After this tour KOJO plans to record Special Delivery as his 2nd comedy dvd early 2013.
“Brilliant comedy timing”RichardParks (Global radio chief) “One to keep your eye on”Pride Magazine “This guy has the same passion and energy of a young Chris Rock”Russell Simmons (Def Jam) "This guy should move to America and become a star" Dave Chappelle
Supporting KOJO on his first UK tour is young comic Kevin J who's one to watch for the future.
“Consistently boasting the most interesting line ups in the country”