|Born||May 6, 1978|
|Occupation||Actor, filmmaker, writer, Comedian|
|Known for||Queen Sono, Catching Feelings, Bunny Chow, Pure Monate Show, Bantu Hour|
Kagiso Lediga is a South African Tswana stand-up comedian, actor and director. He is credited as the creator and executive producer of the Netflix crime drama Queen Sono which is scheduled for release on February 28, 2020. Lediga has written and directed noteworthy television comedies including the cult classic The Pure Monate Show, Late Nite News with Loyiso Gola, and the Bantu Hour. He has played starring roles in the films Bunny Chow, Wonder Boy for President and Catching Feelings.
In 2017, Lediga co-produced, directed and starred in the romantic drama film Catching Feelings. On December 10, 2018, Lediga was announced as the creator and one of the executive producers of the Netflix crime drama series Queen Sono.
|2013||Mary and Martha||Drama||Kumi|
|2017||Catching Feelings||Drama||Max Matsane||Actor, Director, Writer|
|1997||The Phat Joe Show|
|2004||Pure Monate Show||Actor|
|2015||Bantu Hour||Presenter, Actor|
|2020||Queen Sono||Crime drama||Executive producer||Upcoming series|
|2014||South African Film and Television Awards||Best Director of a TV Comedy||Late Nite News with Loyiso Gola||Nominated|||
|Best Writing Team of a TV Comedy||Nominated|||
|2015||Best Achievement in Scriptwriting -TV Comedy||Nominated|||
|Best Achievement in Directing - TV Comedy||Nominated|||
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