Emmanuella Samuel is a kid Nigerian female comedian and actor of the famous Mark Angel comedy series in YouTube. She was born on July 22, 2010 and she appears for the first time on episode 34, titled “Who Mess?”. This appearance was the beginning of her climb to fame in the Nigerian entertainment industry. Also check Mark Angel Net Worth and Biography.
Emmanuella found her way into comedy screen at the tender age of five through the Mark Angel who himself is a comedian and was looking for kids to feature. It was reported that, of the children Mark Angel invited for the audition, all but Emmanuella failed to memorize their lines, making her the only available child for the shoot.
Having met the requirement for selection, Mark Angel faced the task of convincing her parents and he succeeded in doing exactly that, marking the beginning of her journey to stardom. Her very first skit was titled “This is Not My Real Face Oh”. in the skit, she made fun of her female head teacher in the presence of her classmates without realizing that a pupil was actually the child of the head teacher. The short skit later featured on CNN’s Facebook page.
Awards and Recognitions
As her popularity soars, Emmanuella starting gaining recognitions for her art. In 2018, she visited the National Assembly after she was invited by Senate President Bukola Saraki to celebrate her, having been chosen for a role in a Disney film.
In 2016, YouTube gave her an award as the Top Subscribed Creator in its first edition of the Sub-Saharan African YouTube Awards. Consequently, she was awarded the Best New Comedienne & Princess of Comedy during the Afro-Australia Music & Movie Awards (AAMMA). Her other awards include: 2015 G-Influence Niger Delta Special Talent Award, 2021 the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award for Favorite African Social Star.
Emmanuella hails from Imo state in eastern Nigeria, but she was born in Port Harcourt in Rivers State. However, little controversies have emerged regarding her relationship with Mark Angel. In some quarters, it is believed that Emmanuella is a niece to Mark Angel, while others disagreed. In a publication by Eze Chidinma of Buzz Nigeria, it was disclosed that she is indeed Mark Angel’s niece. Although this was debunked by reports published by Pulse Nigeria and Legit.ng, who all agreed that Emmanuella and Mark Angel are rather cousins.
Emmanuella Net Worth
Emmanuella is considered being one of the richest kids in Nigerian child comediennes in the entertainment industry with a whopping net worth of over N61,000,000.