ShapeShifter

How Blu Blood is taking comedy to every corner of SA (and soon the world!)

Smaller towns are hungry for entertainment.

Osman Osman

We’ve worked with almost every comedian in South Africa.

Osman Osman

If it wasn’t for my wife; I’d be doing some crazy, crazy things!

Osman Osman

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Blu Blood cofounder Osman Osman for his weekly “ShapeShifter” feature.

Blu Blood is a leading live-event management company.

It offers bespoke packages to its clients which includes the likes of the Nedbank Golf Challenge, Telkom Corporate, Chats Cellular, Sun International, Peermont and Tsogo Sun to name a few.

Osman runs Blu Blood with his wife Shaaista.

For more detail; listen to the interview in the audio below (and/or scroll down for more quotes from it).

I used to nag Riaad Moosa.

Osman Osman

Riaad didn’t realise he could expand into smaller communities.

Osman Osman

We have worked with Trevor Noah on one or two occasions.

Osman Osman

Comedy has become the new rock and roll.

Osman Osman

We do about six to eight Bollywood shows per year.

Osman Osman

There are about 80 000 affluent Indian people in Nairobi.

Osman Osman

You’re paying the artists in dollars. When the Finance Minister gets changed; it affects you.

Osman Osman

We’re targeting the kids’ market aggressively.

Osman Osman

We’re bringing the Smurfs to South Africa!

Osman Osman

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This article first appeared on 702 : How Blu Blood is taking comedy to every corner of SA (and soon the world!)


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