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|Real Name/Full Name||Mark angel|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Mark Angel|
|Birth Place:||Port Harcourt, Nigeria|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||27 May 1991|
|Age/How Old:||32 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 178 cm |
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 10″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 68 Kg|
In Pounds – 150 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father – unknown |
Mother – unknown
|College:||Obafemi Awolowo University|
|Kids/Children Name:||Milla Angel|
|Profession:||Comedian, scriptwriter, and video producer.|
|Net Worth:||$1.25 million|
|Last Updated:||September 2023|
Mark Angel is a very popular Nigerian comedian, scriptwriter, and video producer. He is also a YouTube personnel better known for the short films on YouTube, Mark Angel comedy. He features together with Emmanuella Samuel, his cousin who is ten years and her cousin “Aunty” Success Madubuike, who is seven years. Mark’s channel is the first African comedy channel to have over one million subscribers.
Biography and Early Life
Mark Angel was born on 27 May 1991 in Port Harcourt, River State in Nigeria. He has not shared much information concerning his family background other than that he grew up together with his two siblings.
The educational background of Mark Angel is very shallow because he has not disclosed the schools he attended at the primary and high school levels. After high school, he joined Obafemi Awolowo University for a medicine course. He was sponsored by his uncle, but a few months later, he died, leaving Mark with no one to pay for his school fees. He decided to drop out of school and spent his savings to study cinematography and theatre, although he did not get a stable job in Nollywood. In 2013, he began independent filmmaking under the name Mechanic Pictures.
Personal Life: Wife, Girlfriend, Kids, etc.
Concerning his personal life, mark is still not married. He, however in a serious relationship with this beautiful lady called Dammy, and they are even engaged. His girlfriend sometimes appears in his comedy. The couple has one daughter called Milla Angel, who was born on 15 May 2018.
Is Mark Angel Gay?
No. Mark Angel is straight as far as sexual orientation is concerned. He is neither gay nor bisexual and has never had such rumors. He is currently engaged to her long-time girlfriend, Dammy, and they even have a daughter together. The lovebirds might wed any time being an engaged couple.
Mark started his professional career with the Nollywood film industry as a Director of Photography and movie editor. The little pay he received could not sustain his needs, so he quit after some time. He met his friend, Dennison Igwe, and the two started their own Film Production House in 2013 when they also launched their company, Mechanic Pictures. Earlier, Mark and his friend had produced several films, although they were unsuccessful. His mother, who is an evangelist, also disapproved of the videos.
Now, Mechanic Pictures was established, becoming the production house where they would create a video for skits and photos. They shared them on YouTube. Mark launched his YouTube channel, MarkAngelComedy, on 29 June 2013. Here, he shared several skit videos that were hilarious before finally releasing “Am Not Around,” which increased the number of subscribers in his channel. The number rose to over 1 million subscribers. The skit was his 36th and featured Emmanuella, among other comedians. Emmanuella happens to be one of the longest actors in Mark Angel’s comedy. She started appearing in his videos after she successfully appeared in an 18 hour-long video better than other children. He convinced her parents to allow her to join the comedy industry. She happens to be the winner of Africa’s Youngest “YouTube” Award.
He also writes comedy scripts for other authors and gets paid. His comedy style is Freestyle Comedy and currently has over 4 million subscribers on the YouTube channel and 5 million followers on Facebook.
Some of the popular skits by Mark Angel include “Oga Landlord,” where he is a tenant and is trying to hide from the landlord in vain as Emmanuella is to cover for him but finally says, “My uncle is not around. He just told me.” The most viewed video on his channel is episode 118, “Maths Teacher,” with over 25 million views. Episode 182, “You Will Not Understand,” is also another popular skit with over 20 million views. Other popular videos in Mark Angel comedy include; Who Died, Commander, I’ll Beat You, the Audition, and Why, among many others.
Awards and Achievements
Mark Angel is so far one of the best comedians in Nigeria. His videos receive over 15 million views on YouTube. Despite the success he has in the entertainment industry, he has not updated the awards he has received from his career. However, in 2017, he received a plague from YouTube after his channel hit one million subscribers. This was the first Nigerian YouTube channel to reach this far.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Mark Angel in 2023
Angel has an estimated net worth of around $1.25 million. The main source of his income is through comedy. His YouTube channel is by far the most subscribed channel in Africa and is a great source of his wealth. He is also a scriptwriter for other artists, and he also gets paid for the same.
Mark Angel Social Media Platforms
Mark Angel is very active on social media and you can reach him on the following handles;
- Mark Angel Instagram Account
- Mark Angel YouTube Account
- Mark Angel Facebook Account
- Mark Angel Twitter Account
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- He loves soccer and supports Chelsea FC.
- The environment he films his comedy is within his family’s neighborhood, which portrays the endowment he grew up in and relates to other common people in Nigeria.
Mark Angel has become one of the most successful Nigerian comedians. Having come from a humble background, becoming successful has taken him hard work and dedication. The fact that he did not complete his college education did not stop him from pursuing his dreams of changing the status of his family.