(Basketmouth turns 37 today. Photo: Filed)
Award winning comedian Bright Okpocha otherwise called Basketmouth turns 37 today September 14, 2015.
The Abia state born humour merchant holds a degree in sociology and anthropology from the University of Benin, Benin City. Basketmouth has been a comedian for over a decade with several awards to his credit, international gigs and endorsements to his name, his emergence in comedy can be traced back to the year 2000 when he performed at a concert called ‘Hanging with the home boys’ his performance wowed the audience and he won their acceptance. He extended his act to the monthly motherland concert hosted by Lagbaja. Afterwards, Ali Baba introduced him to Opa Williams who then featured him in the now most popular comedy show in Nigeria at that time ‘Nite of a thousand laughs‘, and the rest is history.
He’s happily marrried with two kids and according to him, he has lived on earth for 13,513 days.
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