Award-winning actor, comedian, playwright, columnist and motivational speaker Soli Philander was honoured with the Savanna Comics’ Choice Awards.

Philander, who has been in the industry for a number of years, was the Lifetime Achievement Recipient for his work.

He was also at the centre of the “Grilling of a Lifetime” earlier this week.

Philander has performed in major theatre in South Africa and has worked in the United Kingdom, United States America, Sweden, Swaziland and Namibia.