Mark Angel is a Nigerian comedian, scriptwriter and video producer, best known for the ‘Mark Angel Comedy’ series. His humorous videos otherwise called comedy skits have dominated the YouTube since his emergence in the Nigerian comedy industry, having carved out the niche for himself and mastered it perfectly. In this post we will look at the Mark Angel net worth and biography.
Mark Angel Early Life
In 1991, the city of Port Harcourt, Rivers State, welcomed a baby boy who would later be named Mark Angel. After his secondary school, he attended Obafemi Awolowo University to study medicine, but he left the school due to undisclosed family reasons. He spent an ample time learning Cinematography and Theatre in Nigeria but could not find a well-paying job in the Nigerian film industry.
Mark Angel Early Career
Having unsuccessfully tried to find himself a place in Nollywood, Mark Angel began independent filmmaking in 2013 under the name Mechanic Pictures. In the same year, he started photography worked with a theatre group, Gingertainment.
The group focused mainly on comedy, going from one school to another, to plant their brand in the mind of young people. Although the outcome was not as successful as they would love to have it. Later, he got a chance and traveled to India where he studied Cinematography for six months before returning to Nigeria.
Mark Angel Comedy
Mark Angel Comedy skits feature a number of people from Angel’s family and neighborhood in Port Harcourt. Many of the shorts involve crafty children like Emmanuella Samuel.
Emmanuella is Mark Angel’s longest-appearing and most prominent actor of the comedy series, winning several awards in Nigeria and Australia.
Mark Angel Filming Style
Mark Angel works a lot with multiple camera formats and close camera angles. Sometimes he films using shaky camera techniques to give his work a natural and down to earth feel, something he described as “freestyle comedy.
Angel primarily films within his family’s lower-class neighbourhood in Port Harcourt, as a means to portray the environment he grew up in and relate to other common people in Nigeria.
Mark Angel Net Worth [and Mark Angel Monthly Earnings]
In spite of the success he has had since he started comedy in 2013, it has become very difficult to accurately determine his net worth. This is because Forbes, the celebrity magazine that is relied on as the best when it comes to determining the wealth of celebrities is yet to list Mark Angel as one of the richest celebrities in the world.
However, according to ‘Nyscinfo‘ investigation, Mark Angel net worth is $110 million in 2021. But according to the website ‘Social Blade’, a statistics website that monitors social media usage and trends, the Mark Angel Comedy monthly earnings on YouTube channel is estimated to make between $7,400 and $119,000 monthly.