Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

COMEDIAN Daliso Chaponda Is [...]

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

COMEDIAN Daliso Chaponda Is [...]

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COMEDIAN Daliso Chaponda is heading straight on to the Britain's Got Talent's live semifinals after leaving the judges in stitches on the talent show.

Daliso, 37, lives in Manchester, but is originally from Malawi.

And his witty comedy routine and cheery persona won over the judges Amanda Holden, Simon Cowell, Alesha Dixon and David Walliams and the audience on the Saturday night ITV show.

So much so that Amanda gave Daliso her "golden buzzer", which sees him head straight into the live semi-finals.

Daliso's jokes about single life and the credit crunch impressed all the judges.

He explained that his brother, a doctor, was in the audience and that his parents had been "horrified" by his plans to pursue comedy while he was studying computer programming at university. …

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