Eddie Butita is secures a Netflix deal as the Writer and Director of the first Swahili Comedy on the platform.
On Thursday, a thankful Butita said that he scripted and directed the Swahili Version of Upshaws an American sitcom created by Wanda Sykes and Regina Y. Hicks.
The funnyman said that he has always wanted to work with Netflix and when the opportunity presented itself he grabbed it with both hands.
He added that he was contacted by Netflix to be their first Swahili Comedy Writer and Director.
In a post on instagram, he expressed so much gratitude for his new deal.