SamSpedy is one of the most popular acting comedians in Nigeria. He is popularly known for his comedy videos on YouTube and social media platforms. He was born on May 5, 1994, in Lagos Nigeria. The youngster started as a fashion entrepreneur before he went into full-time comedy. He is known for playing the role of Ojo or Mama Ojo in his comedy videos. He ranks top of the list with other acting comedians such as Mark Angel, Broda Shagg, Taaooma, MC Lively, and Josh2funny. We will be writing about SamSpedy’s biography, comedy career, and his net worth in this piece.
Let’s begin with his real name. SamSpedy’s real name is Samuel Oluwafemi Asubiojo, but he goes by his stage name “SamSpedy” for his comedy career. Everyone needs a stage name right?. Samuel was born on 5th May 1994, making him 26 years old as of 2020. He is from Ekiti state, Ido-Osi local government precisely. He was born in Lagos state but moved to Abuja at the age of 3. He grew up in Abuja with his parents and four brothers. He also attended primary and secondary school in Abuja. He attended Abuja International Academy and Royal College during his secondary school days.
SamSpedy is a graduate of Zaporizhzhia State Medical University, Ukraine, where he bagged a degree in medicine. His greatest challenge in school was studying and also acting comedy videos. His first comedy video has always been his source of passion. Aside from being a comedian, Sam is also a doctor and runs a fashion business to earn an extra buck. SamSpedy is single and is in no relationship at the moment, according to him during an interview with VanguardNgr.
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SamSpedy Comedy Career
Sam started comedy after he had a dream which led him to create his first video titled “5 things that get people angry”. His first video served as a morale booster for him, encouraging him to create more, interesting and unique content.
He admires the likes of Funke Akindele, Ayo Makun (AY), Sola Sobowale, Bright Okpocha (Basketmouth), and Bovi Ugboma – some of the top comedians in Nigeria. He started with fashion merchandise – SamSpedy Fashions and subsequently added acting.
SamSpedy is one of Nigeria’s successful YouTube content creators, creating comedic content to his massive 1.4 million followers only on YouTube. He won the Comedian of the Year award at Splash Awards 2017.
SamSpedy Net Worth
Sam is raking in a huge sum monthly from his acting comedy career, fashion merchandise and profession work as a Doctor. SamSpedy’s net worth is an estimated $100,000. He bought his mum a brand new Toyota SUV to celebrate his her for being his support.