Ben Tito Caldwell (Manawatū)
They say that everyone gets 15 minutes of fame and for comedian Ben Tito Caldwell, his came via a seemingly innocent weather warning on Manawatū District Council’s Facebook page.
This is the story of the fourth-most viral thing of 2020! How it happened, the fallout, was it deliberate, and yes, we’ll look at the comments!
Ben Tito Caldwell has been bouncing around New Zealand for 16 years performing up and down the country. Based in friendly Feilding in Manawatū, he’s been a producer for 12 years and runs professional shows throughout the lower and central North Island.
He was last at Nelson Fringe Festival in 2020 with Social Distancing, and before that in 2018 with Stepping Up.
Warnings Language, Audience interaction