BIRTH NAME : Samuel Animashaun, aka Sammy Perry
STAGE NAME : Broda Shaggi
NET WORTH : $100,000 (est.)
DATE OF BIRTH/AGE: Born July 6th
PLACE OF BIRTH: ogun state
STATE OF ORIGIN : Ogun State
OCCUPATION: Nigerian actor, comedian , voice-over artiste, singer and script writer
GILFRIEND: Not dating Aunty Shaggi
EDUCATION: He has a Bachelor in Creative Arts from the University of Lagos.
Broda Shaggi also known as Nigeria’s finest area boy real name is Samuel Perry. Although he is popularly known as brodashaggi oya hit me in his comedy skit, this post reveals more about him, his profile, net worth and relationship to Aunty shaggi.
Biography & Education
Not much is known about Samuel perry, but we know that broda shaggi is a popular Nigerian comedian on facebook whose fame has seen him gain the admiration of both fans and celebrities alike on social media.
As a child, Samiel perry had always had the passion to act drama. He also knew he had the flare to be a comedian. According to him, he was motivated by his late father who taught drama at Mayflower Junior School, Ikenne, Ogun State. Since then, he has acted many roles and played some characters like Inspector Perry, a policeman; Professor Dele, and Akonni Ibadan. This was before he went with the stage name Broda shaggi.
It was at UNILAG where shaggi took his comedy talent serious. In an interview, he said, “Comedy is what I love doing and I like to make it as real as possible so that people can relate with it. I like to make people laugh; so, when they watch me, all they do is laugh despite the situation of the country. My aim is to affect people with comedy in a good way. That was what prompted me into doing comedy in the first place.”
Apart from comedy skits, the instagram sensation is also a voice-over artiste, singer and script writer.
How He Got The Name Broda Shaggi
The name Brodashaggi came about when he went to his mechanic’s workshop and overheard some of the mechanics playing around the character.
He liked the prospect because of its funny nature and it really made him laugh. Sameul decided to use it and since them he has been successful and unique in all comedy skit he created.
Relationship with Uche Jumbo
One celebrity broda shaggi gets along with is Uche Jumbo who he says is like an elder sister to him. According to him, it was her who gave him a platform to showcase his talent in her upcoming TV series.
He rated the star actress as someone who is easy to approach amid all the popularity and fame that she is accustomed to have.
How He Became Popular
The comedy skit that made Shaggi so popular is the “Jesus appeared in Mushin” video skit which he was asked by Aunty shaggi what he would do if Jesus appeared in that vicinity.
He potrayed himself as an area boy in Yoruba setting in that video with the “oya hit me” slang. The video has since spread on all social media platforms and has thousands of views and comments on YouTube and Facebook.
Even though the video was a succcess, he was heavily criticised by veteran actors to take down the video because according to them, it is mocked the name of Jesus Christ. He responded to his critics that he was an actor and there was no way he could have expressed that character if he didn’t do it the way he did it.
In his words, “That is the typical way Brodashaggi would talk because he is a character from the streets. If they like what the character says, fine; if they don’t like it, it’s also fine.
It is just like asking an actress to play the role of a prostitute but you don’t want her to dress seductively. In real life, a prostitute won’t cover all her body. As an actor, you have to express your character the proper way it should be done because acting is make-believe.
It is important to make your audience believe what they see. People will always have different opinions on things”.
His Relationship With Aunty Shaggi
Most people think that Broda shaggi’s girlfriend is the lady who acts as his interviewer, Sophia Uriren.
According to him, they met last year November at a movie location. He shared his idea with her and they connected.
They are not related in any way as they only do comedy videos together. Broda Shaggi has also finished his NYSC.
Broda Shaggi Wikipedia
Broda Shaggi Net Worth 2019
Broda shaggi’s net worth is estimated at N50 million this 2019.
Although you won’t find his financial worth published any where because he is still an up coming act in the entertainment industry. We know that he is doing well and he will be worth millions financially in the possible future as long as he sticks to what he is doing.
Today, we shall be introducing an internet sensation and comedian to the world and it is no other person than Samuel Animashaun, aka Sammy Perry but popularly known as Broda Shaggi, the finest Nigeria area boy . Broda Shaggi is the new internet comedian everybody is currently talking about and he has come to stay in the entertainment industry.
His real name is Samuel Animashaun, aka Sammy Perry but he prefer to be seen as Broda Shaggi . We have come to understand that several person don’t know much about brodashaggi and his comedy skit, here is his biography, profile, net worth , relationship to Aunty shaggi and more.
Broda Shaggi whose real name is Samuel Animashaun is a new comic sensation on the social media trending which everybody is feeling and can’t get enough of because of his funny comedy skits. ‘Broda Shaggi is popularly known for his character as a neighborhood street rascal , he is popularly called Agbero and his comments on every issue in the country or his immediate environment is so hilarious that it can make you laugh and cry at the same time.
Young broda shaggi has become so popular on Facebook and his fame has seen him gain the admiration of both fans and celebrities alike on social media including Instagram and You-tube.
Early Life And Career
Broda Shaggi is a Nigerian actor, comedian and voice over artiste. His passion for acting and comedy originated during his childhood days. While he was growing up, he has the burning passion to act drama and he couldn’t wait to grow up so that he can fulfill his destiny. Right from his childhood days, he knew he had the ability, capability and flare to be a comedian but he didn’t start his comedy career on time.
In a recent chat with the comedian, he revealed that his late father was the person who motivated him to start his comedy career . His late father know much about dram because he taught drama at Mayflower Junior School, Ikenne, Ogun State. Since then, he has been able to play and interpret several roles . He has played some characters like Inspector Perry, a policeman; Professor Dele, and Akonni Ibadan. This was prior to when he started going on stage with the name Broda shaggi.
Despite having a soft spot for comedy, he didn’t have the opportunity to take it very seriously. He decided to take his career to the next level when he was still studying at UNILAG . He also said that comedy is what h loves doing because he likes to make people laugh non-stop so that people can relate with it and forget the current economic situation of the country for some time and be happy.
“ When i perforom on stage all they do is laugh despite the situation of the country. My aim is to affect people with comedy in a good way. That was what prompted me into doing comedy in the first place.”
How The Name Broda Shaggi Came About
Obviously, many would wonder why he chose the name Broda Shaggi, this is what really happened. The name Broda shaggi came about when he went to his mechanic’s workshop and overheard some of the mechanics playing around the character. He liked the name because it is funny and capable of making you laugh.
He thought about adopting the name because people can remember it easily, and he finally made up his mind to use the name and since then he has been successful , unique and highly sought after.
How Broda Shaggi Became Popular
Broda Shaggi officially gained massive recognition after the release of “Jesus appeared in Mushin” comedy skit . In the skit Shaggi was asked by Aunty shaggi what he would do if Jesus appeared in that area, he said he will mobilize area boys to hold him, take him to Quilox buy him some drink and collect some money from him.
Broda Shaggi portrayed himself as an area boy in Yoruba setting in that video. The comedy skit went viral in social media platforms including Facebook, Instagram, Youtube and it was even shared on Whatsapp. The skit gained thousands of views and comments on YouTube and Facebook, that was how he become very famous.
While many people liked the comedy skit but it didn’t go down well with celebrities as they heavily criticized the skit and further advised that he take down the video because according to them, it is mocked the name of Jesus Christ. In his response to the critics, he responded by saying he was an actor and there was no way he could have expressed that character if he didn’t do it the way he did it.
Who Is Aunty Shaggi
Obviously, many people think Broda shaggi’s girlfriend is the lady who acts as his interviewer, Sophia Uriren. Boda Shagga has strongly debunked this assumption by many people.
He revealed that they are just friends and no strings attached, they met last year November at a movie location. They connected and started working together after he shared his idea with her and she liked the idea.
For those people who think they are related please know that they are not related in any way and they are not dating . They are only doing what they do to make people laugh and forget their sorrow.
Relationship with Uche Jumbo
In a recent chat with a top Web portal, Broda Shaggi was asked who among the Nollywood actress he would like to go on a date with and he mentioned Uche Jumbo. According to him, he said “That Would Be Uche Jumbo“. His reasons is that the actress is so humble, down to earth and someone who is easy to approach amid all the popularity and fame that she is accustomed to have.
He furthered mentioned that, Uche Jumbo is like a elder sister to him and also said she gave him a platform to showcase his talent in her upcoming TV series. He also said that Uche Jumbo is a one famous celebrity he easily get along with.
Broda Shaggi has been recognized in the industry for his hilarious comedy and uniqueness of character.
He has got numerous nominations such as The Future Awards Africa Nigeria Prize for Comedy and City People Music Award for Comedy Act of the Year.
Broda Shaggi’s net worth has not been revealed but he is believed to worth millions from his earnings in his comedy skits and as an artiste.
Watch his comedy video below:
- Oya Hit Me
- Kiri Koko
Social Media Profile
Youtube: Officail BRODA SHAGGI
Facebook: Broda Shaggi