Renowned comedienne Emanuella, real name Emmanuella Samuel of the widely popular Mark Angel Comedy has officially landed a Hollywood role courtesy of Disney studios.
Taking to her Instagram to break the news, the 7-year old mischievous little sensation said, “Thanks @disneystudios God bless everyone whose support has added to bringing us here. I never dreamed of being here so soon. I miss Success. I love you all.”
The Nigerian star has become popular among YouTube users with her funny clips, making their YouTube comedy channel – Mark Angel Comedy – the first in Africa to hit the one million subscriber mark.
Emanuella has previously been awarded Best New Comedienne and Princess of Comedy at the 2016 Afro-Australia Music and Movie Awards in Australia.
The Australian government also crowned her ‘Princess of Comedy’ in the same year.
Following the news of Emanuella’s latest gig, Nigerian Senate President Bukola Saraki has extended an invite to the young star to visit the house.
Posting the news on his Twitter handle, Saraki wants the comedienne to drop by the Senate house so that they can ” discuss how we can develop the potential of our young talents in the creative industry.”
Congratulations Emmanuella! Make sure you make them laugh over there.
Your story is an inspiration. Come by the @NGRSenate sometime, let’s discuss how we can develop the potential of our young talents in the creative industry.
— Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki (@bukolasaraki) February 18, 2018