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South Africa's 'Dame Edna' activist who fought apartheid

South African author, actor and activist Pieter-Dirk Uys is a comedy cultural icon who runs a visitor attraction in the small town of Darling.

He is particularly well known for his character Evita Bezuidenhout who challenged apartheid with satire.

The BBC Travel Show finds out about his unique take on the country’s past, present and future.

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