Mark Angel is a renowned Nigerian comedian and video producer, reputed for his comedy series of shorts. He is known to feature teenage comedians like Emmanuella Samuel, his sister aunty, Success and other intelligent children.
He was born on the 27th of May, 1991 in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. He hails from Imo State in south eastern Nigeria.
Mark Angel had his primary and secondary education in Port Harcourt, Rivers state. He went to Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife in Osun State to study Medicine and Surgery but could not continue the programme owing to financial reasons.
He joined Nollywood after returning from India where he studied Cinematography. He started as a Nollywood movie editor and director of photography. On noticing the inability of some producers to pay his fee, Angel quitted Nollywood for full time comedy.
Today, Mark Angel is a YouTube celebrity comedian. His YouTube comedy series is rated the first African comedy channel to hit one million subscribers.
His series of YouTube comedy feature a number of people from his family and neighbourhood in Port Harcourt in the likes of Emmanuella Samuel, Success and other intelligent children.
His first comedy show “Oga Landlord”, shot him to fame. It was a comedy that reveals a man whose rent was due but tried to hide from his landlord, Daddy Humble. He tried to have a child to cover up for him by telling the Landlord that he was not around. It was really funny to see this revelation: “My Uncle is not around. He just told me”.
This intelligent teenager, Emmanuella has won awards in Nigeria and Australia for her brilliant work with Angel, widely known to be the youngest YouTube award winner.
Mark Angel comedy has earned a plaque from YouTube for having reached one million followers in 2017 and the first Nigerian based YouTube to break that record.
Mark Angel has also signed an endorsement deal with Dabor Tooth Paste, with Emmanuella and the deal is said to be in millions of Naira.
In 2018, it was revealed that Samuel would be attached to upcoming Disney feature film.
Mark is also known to use shaky camera techniques to portray real life situation, a development he, Angel described as lifestyle comedy. This is indeed marvelous.
His Net Worth
Mark Angel is a prominent Nigerian comedian, very hilarious, rated one of the richest and most talented in comedy with a net worth of about $600,000 dollars.