Category Archive: Comedians

Dec 01

Jackie Clarke

QUICK FACTS: NAME: Jackie Clarke A.K.A: BIRTH DATE: 1966 PLACE OF BIRTH: Christchurch, New Zealand EDUCATION: Victoria University of Wellington: Bachelor of Arts, majored in History   KNOWN FOR: NZ Entertainer, Singer, Comedian and Actor VILLAGES IN SAMOA: Jackie is of Samoan, English and Scottish descent. Her Scottish grandfather had settled in Apia.   SHORT BIO …

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Oct 03

Sumeo Siitia

QUICK FACTS: NAME: Sumeo Siitia A.K.A: Leaegalesolo Molio’o Sumeo Siitia BIRTH DATE: October 29, 1956 PLACE OF BIRTH: Samoa EDUCATION: National University of Samoa: Teachers Training   KNOWN FOR: Radio DJ, MC and Comedian of faleaitu -translated to ‘house of spirits- which is likened to the role of a jester who tells jokes and provides …

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Jul 10

Junior ‘Rikishi’ Fatu

Personal Life: Solofa Fatu Jr. (ring name: “Rikishi” born October 11, 1965 in San Francisco, California) is a former Professional Wrestler in World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) and is part of the famous Anoa’i Wrestling dynasty as the nephew to Sika Anoa’i and Afa Anoa’i, known as the Wild Samoans. Rikishi is the brother of Eddie …

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Jul 06

High Chief Peter Maivia

Personal Life: Fanene Pita Anderson (ring name: High Chief Peter Maivia born April 6, 1937–June 13, 1982) was a professional Wrestler better known as ‘High Chief’ Peter Maivia. He was head of the famous Samoan wrestling family (Maivia/Anoa’i), and was also the promoter for the National Wrestling Alliance’s promotions in Hawaii. He was Husband to …

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Jul 03

Eteuati Ete

QUICK FACTS: NAME: Eteuati Ete A.K.A: BIRTH DATE: PLACE OF BIRTH: Fusi, Samoa EDUCATION: New Zealand Drama School. Eteuati is one of the founding members of New Zealand’s first Pacific Island theatre group formed in 1981 called, Taotahi.   KNOWN FOR:Comedian in the two-man stand up comedy group ‘Laughing Samoans’. Eteuati has extensive Stage, Film, …

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Jul 03

Tofiga Fepulea’i

QUICK FACTS: NAME: Tofiga Fepulea’i A.K.A: BIRTH DATE: February 5, 1974 PLACE OF BIRTH: Wellington, New Zealand EDUCATION:   KNOWN FOR: An MC, Actor, Comedian and Radio DJ at NiuFM. He is one-half of the stand up comedy duo ‘The Laughing Samoans’ with Eteuati Ete. VILLAGES IN SAMOA: Fusi, Savai’i   SHORT BIO / CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Tofiga had …

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