Wild ‘n Out seeking African talent

By Content Nigeria reporter
May 17, 2024


An African version of US comedy and rap battle format Wild ‘n Out is set to launch and programme makers are looking for talented African comedians.

Nick Cannon

The show is created and hosted by American actor and musician Nick Cannon and features rap battles and improvisational games between two groups of contestants, the red and green teams.

Cannon said on social media: “Africa, are you ready?! We bringing Wildnout to the Motherland!! I’m looking for the funniest and most talented people on the Continent! Kenya, Nigeria, Uganda, Botswana, Ghana, Egypt, Morocco, Ethiopia, Somalia, Capetown and Johannesburg! What Country has the best comedians?”

Wild ‘n Out show has been airing for 20 seasons and more than 300 episodes on MTV and VH1 in the US since 2005.