Emmanuella blossoming into a young lady.

Emmanuella Samuel is the originator of a famous phrase, “This is not my real face”, which shook the entertainment industry.

The skit was also featured on CNN, and it would not have been possible without Mark Angel’s Comedy.

Emmanuella quickly became a household name because of her witty comments about the pranks played on her fellow actor, Mark Angel.

She has grown up before our eyes into an astute businesswoman but still a child at heart. We are taking a peek into her life.

Early Childhood

Emmanuella Samuel was born July 22, 2010, to James and Cynthia Samuel in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

She hails from Orlu, Imo State started comedy at age 5, and it may have been predestined for her.

She auditioned for a role on Mark Angel’s comedy skit, which she got; he was impressed with her wittiness; the rest is history.


Emmanuella Samuel is 12 and enrolled at Brighton Gate Academy School, Port Harcourt. Former Senate president Senator Bukola Saraki invited her to the Senate when she landed a role in a Disney movie.


Emmanuella Samuel has appeared in many skits catering to over 5 million subscribers on YouTube.

Three million followers on Facebook and over 600 thousand followers on Instagram. Skits like April Fool, My Uncle Has HIV, Valentine, School Protest, and many more.

Emmanuella Samuels made headlines in 2020 when she built a bungalow and bought a car for her parents.

She has also been embroiled in a scandal with the rumour mills actively saying she is the new bride of intending senator and husband to famous Nollywood actress Regina Daniels.

Emmanuella has not denied nor has she agreed that she is the new wife of Mr Ned Nwoko, much to the chagrin of everyone involved.


As of 2022, Emmanuella Samuels is worth a whopping $150,000 (57 million NGN) from her YouTube with Mark Angel Comedy.

She also has brand endorsement deals (MTN, Loya Milk, Fresh Yo) within and outside Nigeria.


Emmanuella has been nominated alongside Davido for the Nickelodeon Awards in 2018, in 2021

She won the Favorite African Social Star award during the Nickelodeon Awards.

Emmanuella aspires to be a renowned fashion designer and is currently taking steps to achieve that dream. She is here to stay and will continue to grace our television.