Daliso Chaponda is a UK based Malawian comedian.
Daliso shot to fame on Britain’s Got Talent making it to the final of the 2017 series.
He established himself as a firm favourite with the judges and the British public.
As a result, Chaponda has become a Facebook and YouTube star amassing over 200 million views of his performances.
TV and radio appearances include:
- Britain’s Got Talent 2017 (ITV)
- Britain’s Got Talent Champions 2019 (ITV)
- QI (BBC2)
- The Apprentice: You’re Fired (BBC2)
- Good Evening Britain (ITV)
- The News Quiz (BBC Radio 4)
- The Now Show (BBC Radio 4)
Daliso is also the writer, creator, and host of his Rose d’Or nominated BBC Radio 4 show ‘Citizen of Nowhere’ that has aired for two series.
As a stand-up comedian, he has performed around the world. A festival favourite, Daliso has appeared at the Edinburgh, Melbourne, Singapore, and Cape Town comedy festivals.
He has also toured the UK to sell-out audiences and rave reviews.
In addition to Stand up, Daliso is also a prolific fiction writer. He has published science fiction, murder mysteries and fantasy fiction in numerous magazines, and anthologies. He is currently working on his new novel and a children’s book.
Daliso Chaponda is available for corporate and private events and virtual stand-up performances.