#27 Daniel Friedman – Deep Fried Man

Daniel Friedman aka Deep Fried Man is a musical comedian, writer and satirist with his own quirky, unique style of performance and presentation. Daniel has performed at many of South Africa’s biggest comedy events (Blacks Only, Bafunny Bafunny, Kings and Queens of Comedy).

Daniel has won multiple awards (Comics Choice Award, Standard Bank Ovation Award), appeared in a host of TV shows and films (Material, ZANews, Comedy Central Presents Divine) and was a permanent cast member on multiple Emmy-nominated satirical news show Late Nite News with Loyiso Gola for seven seasons.

On the podcast Daniel helped me with an intro for the Thought Lab, we discussed politics, Daniel and roman Cabanac’s Verity podcast, we delved into some South African Politic, we also explored the unusual combination of being a comedian and journalist, we discussed saying no, and finally, Daniel sang me a song to close off the podcast.