Ogechi Nwanevu Cyril, better known by his stage name as Pencil is a popular Nigerian stand-up comedian with lots of talent.
He was born February 15, year of his birth not known. He hails from Abia State in south eastern Nigeria where he had his primary and secondary education respectively.
Pencil began his comedy skit some years back and has remained the toast of numerous entertainment fans.
Pencil has made a big name for himself in the comedy business. He runs an annual comedy show tagged ‘Pencil Unbroken’, a pure entertainment and fun all through with unique themes.
He has also won AY Open Mic Challenge.
Pencil’s comedy centre around jokes that speak about the ills in the society and possible solutions to them. His witty and wise sayings coupled with manner of presentation are very inspiring, making people to laugh and forget their woes momentarily.
The highly talented comedian has worked with top key players in the comedy business like Alibaba, AY, Seyi Law, Yemi Alade, Phyno Bakkassi, Ajebo Dan d Humorous, Senator, MC Shakara, Wofai Fada Funnybone and others.
Pencil has successfully taken his trade beyond the shore of Nigeria, climbing different stages across the country cracking jaws with jokes. He has also appeared at several concerts and events with his witty comedy both in Nigeria and abroad.
His style of comedy is simple, original with an enviable spot among the elite class of comics.
His Personal Life
Pencil is still single. Not much is known about his relationship as he keeps marital issues top secret from the public and social media.
Pencil in interview, revealed that he is in a relationship with his God and not for a woman at the moment because according to him, he has set out some things to achieve before going into marriage. He concluded by saying “I am a classic man, I love dressing in a way that will create an indelible impression in the minds of people”.
His Net Worth
Pencil is currently on his way to making history as a Nigerian comedian with a difference, rated one of the richest and most influential with an estimated net worth of about $150,000 dollars equivalent to 57,000,000 Million Naira.