MC | Comedian
Celeste Ntuli is a South African stand-up comedienne and actress best known as one of the Top 10 contestants on the second season of the SABC1 reality competition series So You Think You’re Funny!, in 2009.She made her acting debut as one of the main cast members of the Mzansi Magic television show, isiBaya, in 2013.
Celeste was born in Empangeni and after matriculating moved to Durban to study entertainment technology at the Durban University of Technology. Before entering So You Think You’re Funny! Celeste was working as a bookseller and part time as a stand-up comedienne, since 2005. She came third on the show. The exposure she received on the show allowed her to pursue comedy as a fulltime career and she has since performed at many major comedy festivals, as well as on television, radio and film. She featured on the Blacks Only comedy showcase in 2010 and in 2012 performed a set at the South African Comic’s Choice Awards. She also performed in the first Stand Up Zulu comedy show at the Durban Playhouse, in 2011.