Nigerian comedian Emmanuella Samuel alias Emmanuella is in Kampala ahead of her two stage performances on September 7 and 8.
The 9-year-old, who performs under the umbrella of Mark angel comedy series of short clips that feature on Youtube, on Wednesday arrived at Entebbe airport in the company of fellow comedienne Success and their mentor Mark Angel.
They will hold shows at Serena Hotel and Freedom City on 7th and 8th September 2019, respectively.
Emmanuella will be sharing stage with Kid rapper Fresh Kid.This will be Fresh Kid’s dream come true as he begs for a collaboration with Emmanuella and DJ Arch in his ‘Bambi song.’
The comic has, since her appearance in the comedy industry risen up the ranks as Nigeria’s favorite stars in the industry and beyond with many seemingly not getting enough of her rib-cracking enchanting videos spread across social media platforms.
However,her story began during a holiday vacation where she met with a then fairly established Nigerian comedian Mark Angel who was at the time looking for children to cast for his comedy clips.
The 9-year-old first joined the comedy industry when she was only 5-years-old under the umbrella of Mark angel comedy series that features children in most of their productions.”
The creative, skillful and talented young comedian featured in an Australian movie titled ‘survive or die’ that was filmed in 2016 and released in 2018.
The Movie is co-written and directed by both Daniel Okoduwa, an African born based in Australia (First African to produce a film in Australia) and Mike Kang.
In November 2016, She was hosted by CNN and in the same year won the first edition of the sub-Saharan African YouTube Awards,making her the youngest person to have won the ‘best new comedienne and Princess of comedy’ awards at the Afro Australian Music and Movie awards.
Emmanuella also won at the G-influence Niger Delta special talent Award.
Since its first production, Mark Angel comedy has produced more than two hundred videos which have attracted views from millions who watch their content not only locally but also internationally.