Chris Forrest has been on the forefront of the South African Comedy scene since the late nineties. His unique dry sense of humour, quick wit, intelligent and cynical one-line humour that is thougth provoking and to the point. Chris' take on comedy has made him one of the country’s most popular comedians and ensured that audiences are left in stitches wherever he goes. Utterly nerdish and unflustered, looking coincidentally like Drew Carey- slowed-up delivery ensures that audiences take to him enthusiastically.

Equally at home MCing an evening or just doing a spot, Chris started out at the “Funny Farm” at what was then called the Randburg Waterfront, and has since gone on to perform on every worthwhile comedy club, showcase or festival in the country including South Africa’s premier comedy show: The 466 64 “It’s No Joke” comedy show as one of South Africa’s top 10 comics, he’s also a regular on the Heavyweight Comedy Jam, The Blacks Only Show and the Kingsize Comedy Show. International festivals include: The Edinburgh Festival, The Lyric Theatre in London and The Round Table Comedy Show in Ghana. He was also a regular feature on SABC1's Pure Monate Show. Chris has featured in numerous television shows, films, adverts and performed for many corporate clients..