The Halloween Comedy Extravaganza comedy special will feature Michael Blackson, one of the funniest comedians in the country, also known as the African King of Comedy. Born in Ghana, Blackson relocated to the United States as a teenager and pursued a career as a comedian. In 2005, he released a comedy sketch titled Modasucka: Welcome to Africa. Blackson eventually landed a role in the film Next Friday, launching his career as an actor. He went on to appear in several music videos, was a regular guest on Wild ‘N Out and was featured in the sitcom, Are We There Yet? Some of Blackson's other works include The Savages and Meet the Blacks.
The Halloween Comedy Extravaganza will also feature additional up and coming comedians.