Klint da Drunk Biography, Age, Comedy, Wife, Family
His birth name is Afamefuna Klint Igwemba. His stage name is ‘Klint da Drunk’. He was born to an Ibo family in Agukwu-Nri in Anocha LGA, Anambra State to into parents He grew up in a family of 3. He was born on 3rd March 1973, he is 46 years old in 2019 and 47 years old in 2020.
Klint since secondary has appeared to be very funny and sociable making him a subject of reckoning among his counterparts.
Klint Educational life
He bagged a Bachelor of Arts in Finance and Applied arts from the Institute of Management and Technology (IMT), Enugu. Nigeria. He used to be very reputable, loved and respected singer during his school days until he was rivaled by Tuface after he gained admission to the school.
He decided to make a career out of doing what he knows how to do best- which making people laugh and forget their troubles. So he took to the stage and enter the entertainment industry at a very tender age.
As s multi-talented young chap he decided to switch career path and straightway enter into comedy and he was loved up by fans across the globe.
In a bid to keep in line with his passion he decided to carve out niche for himself on live TV shows at NTA Enugu and the then ETV Enugu in order to keep relevant in that space.
His big break was slow and steady and during those times dabbled into stage performing, and starring in movies and mini acts.
He is a very talented and well-experienced comedian and singer, this is owing to the fact that He has received mentorship under several veterans like Peter Igho, from whom he gained so much insight into showbiz business.
One of his most decent work as a comedian his an act he put up in Night of a Thousand Laughs, through the help of Yibo Koko, in Port Harcourt, has since grown to be a household name in the comedy industry.
He has also featured in several movies like Destroyers, Lost Kingdom, My House Help, Chain Reaction and lots more.
Despite the fact that he doesn’t dwell much on his singing career side, he still recorded success in music a notable is when he sang the major selling point Nigga Raws song ‘Obodo’.
Things you don’t know about Klint Da Drunk
- He is a father and husband, the name of his wife is Lilien and they have welcomed three kids together.
- He was first discoveredby Opa Williams in one of his debut performance in Night of Thousand laugh a popular comedy show in Nigeria
- Klint is the guy that teamed up with Dat Nigga Raw to bag the Benson and Hedges grab da mic competition.
- Their team was also the first runner up in the maiden edition of Star Quest an innovation show by Nigerian Breweries.
- He is well-accepted as the face of comedy in Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Kenya, South Africa, Ghana, Togo and internationally; Europe, Asia, UK.
- His debut show is ‘Comedy in Xcess’ staged in FCT Abuja which attracted the likes of the Former First Lady of the Federal Republic Late Stella Obasanjo and other notable dignitaries such as Daisy Danjuma.
- He is the favorite comedian of the former president Dr Goodluck Johnathan, as he as attended his comedy show several times.
- He is called by fans and colleagues ‘Mista Klint’.
- He has worked alongside veterans in the likes of Peter Igho, which helped him gather experience about the entertainment business.
- His Instagram page @klintdadrunk has attracted more than 177,000 Followers.
- He has developed passion for acting, drama and comedy since his secondary school days
- Klint is most popular as a comedian, but he is also an actor, he has starred in several Nollywood blockbusters which include: Destroyers, Chain Reaction, Lost Kingdom, My House Help, Men on the Run, etc.
- Talking about one of the best comedians in Nigeria Africa, it is impossible to come up with a list without Klint.
- He is a key performer in AY Lives show both in Nigeria and Diaspora.
- Klint da Drunk has bagged several awards owing to his works, some of which includes: African Best Comedian at the City People Entertainment Awards, Best Comic Actor at the Africa Movie Academy Awards, Best Comedian in Nigeria at the Nigerian Entertainment Awards and Best Actor in a Comedy at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards.
- NNMedia rated him as one of the most successful and richest comedians in Nigeria with an estimated net worth of $700k.