Original insights and honest home-truthsIt’s been an amazing year for Funmbi. In the past 12 months he has appeared on The John Bishop Show (BBC One), Play To The Whistle (ITV1), The Vacuum (ITV2), The Blame Game (BBC NI), I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Here Now!(ITV2), Too Much TV (BBC Two) and @elevenish (ITV2).
He also embarked on a Spring 2016 tour, including two sell-out runs at the Soho Theatre, following the success of his sold-out Edinburgh show Funmbi Omotayo: Legal Immigrant. The show follows Funmbi‘s childhood travels, from London to Lagos and back again, highlighting the hilarious stories that have come from him being a fish out of water.
Winner: Amused Moose Laugh-Off
Winner: Leicester Square New Act Of The Year
Winner: Best Newcomer, Black Entertainment Comedy Awards
"A charming young comic…he’s got the jokes to back up his charm. Soon, he could be playing to thousands." – Time Out
"Plenty of original insights and honest home-truths to enjoy." – Chortle
"A classy young stand-up and, a headliner in the making." – London Is Funny
Suitable for ages 14 and over.