Ayodeji Richard Makun, professionally known as A.Y, is a Nigerian actor, comedian, radio and TV presenter, writer, producer and director who has a net worth of $7 million dollars. He is the host of the A.Y live shows and A.Y comedy skits.
His first appearance in movie was 30 Days in Atlanta, The Movie was produced by him and directed by Robert O. Peters. He was made a U.N Peace Ambassador in 2009 after winning six awards in 2008. He is the CEO of Corporate World Entertainment Nigeria.
A.Y Comedian has so far make himself a force to reckon with in the entertainment industry, leaving his fans searching the internet to know more about his career and personal life.
Quick Insight To A.Y Comedian Profile
- Name: Ayodeji Richard Makun
- Known As: A.Y COMEDIAN
- Age: 41 years old
- Nationality: Nigerian
- Occupation: Actor, Comedian and a Producer
- Marriage: married and blessed with children
- Net Worth: $7 million Dollar
A.Y Makun Biography
Ayodeji Richard Makun, also known by his stage name A.Y, is a Nigerian actor, comedian, radio and TV presenter, writer, producer and director. who was Born on 19th of August 1971, He is currently 41 years old, A.Y hails from Ifon, Ose local government in Ondo State.
A.Y Completed his primary and secondary education in Ondo State Nigeria, after which he proceeded to Delta State University, Abraka, Delta State, Nigeria, where he graduated with a degree in theatre arts, in 2003 after spending a total of Nine Years at the University.
A.Y won many awards such as the most fashionable student on campus (1999 and 2000); best show-biz promoter (2001); the most celebrated student on campus (2001) and the Jaycee Club socio-personality award (2003).
Ayo Makun came into spotlight after being Alibaba Akporobome’s personal assistant and event manager. A.Y also wrote going “A.Y wire” as a guest columnist in The Sun (Nigeria) and Gbenga Adeyinka’s “Laugh Mattaz”
Ayo Makun directs and acts in one of Nigeria’s popular sitcom, AY’s crib with Alex Ekubo, Venita Akpofure, Buchi Franklin and Justice Nuagbe.
He also hosts one of Africa’s largest comedy shows, AY Live featuring comedians like Bovi, Helen Paul and many other comedians.
Ayo Makun is also the C.E.O of Corporate World entertainment, Nigeria. He also owns a club house. As a part of his career achievement, he has influenced upcoming comedians through his AY “Open Mic Challenge”.
Ayo Makun is the oldest male child from a family of seven, he is currently married to his wife and the union is blessed with children.
A.Y Makun Awards And Recognition
- Comedian of the year: Diamond Awards for Comedy
- Comedian of the year: Teens Favorite
- Comedian of the year: MBG Abuja Merit Awards
- Comedian of the year: National Daily Awards
- Comedian of the year: Arsenal Award for Excellence
- Comedian of the year: Mode Men of the year Awards
- U.N Peace Ambassador
- Comedian of the year: Nigerian Entertainment Awards
- Most creative Entrepreneur of the year, (comedy category) :C.E.A.N
- Best Event A.Y Live : NELAS Awards 2018, United Kingdom
A.Y Makun Net Worth
A.Y Makun is currently one of the richest and the most influential comedian in the Nigerian Comic Industry, With an Estimated Net worth of $7 million dollars