Josh Alfred, commonly known as Josh2Funny, is a Nigerian comedian, actor, and writer. He has cemented his place in the comedy industry with his unique brand of humor that is centered around satire, wordplay, and social commentary on everyday life experiences.
Early Life and Education
Josh2Funny was born in the city of Lagos, Nigeria, on December 18, 1992. He grew up in the Bariga area of Lagos, where he attended Bariga High School for his secondary education. After completing his secondary education, he proceeded to the Lagos State Polytechnic, where he obtained a degree in Fine Arts.
Josh2Funny’s foray into the entertainment industry began in 2013 when he participated in the Nollywood Movie Industry Acting Audition, where he bagged his first role in a movie titled “Honeymoon Hotel.” He later ventured into the comedy scene in 2015, when he recorded a video for one of his tracks that went viral on social media. In 2016, Josh2Funny created his social media account and started uploading skits that garnered significant attention on social media.
Some of his notable comedy videos include “Don’t Leave Me,” which went viral in 2020, amassing millions of views and features from notable international celebrities. Other popular videos he has created include “Brown Skin Girl,” “The Audition,” “Journey to the Past,” and “Blow my Mind.” He has also performed at several events within and outside Nigeria, including AY Live shows in Lagos and Accra.
Josh2Funny is particularly known for his creativity and originality, which has set him apart from his peers. His satirical approach to everyday life experiences, fused with his sense of humor, has endeared him to a massive audience across the world.
Not much is known about Josh2Funny’s personal life, as he prefers to keep it private. However, it is believed that he is not yet married, and he is still single. As regards cars and houses, Josh2Funny is a private person and does not flaunt his assets on social media.
As of 2023, Josh2Funny’s net worth is estimated to be around $800,000. This translates to approximately 329,455,200 Nigerian naira, 3,248,000 Ghanaian cedi, 91,672,000 Kenyan shilling, 10,777,120 South African rand, 2,912,232,000 Ugandan shilling, and 58,564,400 Indian rupee. His net worth has been accumulated from his earnings as a comedian, actor, and writer.
Josh2Funny has been able to build a successful career in the entertainment industry in a relatively short amount of time. With his fine blend of creativity and humor, he has gained a massive following across the world, making him one of the most sought-after comedians in Nigeria and beyond.
Awards and Nominations
Josh2Funny has won several awards and nominations for his exceptional work in the entertainment industry, some of which include:
|Africa Magic Viewer’s Choice Award (AMVCA)||2020||Best actor in a comedy movie/series|
|Africa Magic Viewer’s Choice Award (AMVCA)||2019||Best online comedy creator|
|Nigeria Entertainment Award (NEA)||2018||Best comedian|
|City People Music Awards||2018||Comedy act of the year|
Josh2Funny’s career has been nothing short of impressive, and he has undoubtedly made a lasting impact on the comedy and entertainment industry in Nigeria and beyond.
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Josh2Funny is a force to reckon with in the entertainment industry and will undoubtedly continue to bring smiles to the faces of his fans with his unique talent.