Behind every colourful persona is a potjiekos of experiences and upcoming comic and expert chef Lebogang Tlokana, better called Funny Chef, has special the factors that made her who she is these days.
The 27-year-vintage chef advised TshisaLIVE that a part of the critical studies which have helped create the Funny Chef changed into the self-hate she continued in an attempt to "shop" herself from outside bullying.
"I was bullied plenty when I changed into more youthful. I become the only black girl in an Afrikaans school. But greater than that I bullied myself, before others ought to hurt me. I turned into my biggest bully. So now not anything fazes me. I got to a degree where I turned into like, screw whoever wants to hurt me."
The Funny Chef began doing comedy skits in 2010 but best recently "blew up" after she published a video imitating what a Pretoria girl could do if she determined R14-million in her account. This, after National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) accidentally deposited R14-million right into a student's account.
After that video, Lebogang created a Twitter account, which received over 10,000 followers in one week.
Lebogang additionally said she turned into the "troublemaker" developing up. She said some of her stunts included forging her educational report card in excessive faculty and cancelling determine meetings thru prank calls, in which she pretended to be a white female.
She credit all those studies when asked what she thinks makes her humorous.
The blossoming comedian said she desires to examine drama next 12 months so she can decorate her competencies and widen the door to enter into the amusement industry.
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