Olabamerun Oluwatishe writes after a discussion with Olaleye Oladele (Mc Rev)
Tributes to MC Rev – My determination to be successful keeps me going
Olaleye Oladele (MC Rev a.k.a Nnamdi) is a talented comedian who has over the years, with hard work and determination, carved a niche for himself in the comedy industry with his lucrative ideas. He is well known for his creative and distinctive comedy skits.
MC Rev started comedy skit in 2017 with a boy who had a knack in bad English context, and has overtime, mastered the art of creating comedy out of real life situations as well as happenings in his environment.
The comedian is known for cracking ribs on his Instagram page as well as other notable social media platforms, with his short, but hilarious comedy skits.
When asked if he had always wanted to be a comedian, he said “For me, it wasn’t planned, I just started because i realized life was pushing me towards the direction. Apparently, it is something I enjoy doing, and when the realization hit me that it is innate, I had to build on it and strife to get better with each passing day”.
Today, he is a prospective comedian who believes his determination to succeed is what keeps him going and strongly believes that this would propel him to the zenith of his career someday.
Oladele believes the comedy industry is highly consequential and therefore, should be a force to reckon with. “Making people laugh is not actually easy, and so I think comedians deserve optimum support ” He added.
In the comedy industry, he looks up to notable personalities such as; Ali Baba, Basket mouth, AY, Saco, to mention but a few.
Senior Advocate of Comedy a.k.a ‘Saco’ is a talented personality known for his compere and comedy per excellence, MC Rev happens to be his protegee. Saco has performed within and outside the shores of Nigeria, and also filmed skit with MC Rev.
Putting smiles on peoples faces and gracing their occasions with all glee is something MC Rev enjoys doing, He is also addicted to making moments and memories out of events at every opportunity he gets to do his job, which is often accompanied with remarkable standing ovation as well as great feedbacks
As regards the current state of the country, he believes nigerians stay motivated, positive and of course happy. So, to him, comedy is but a means of getting people well informed of happenings around them, which according to him, is his own way of contributing his own quota to humanity at large.
MC Rev produces great contents with his skits. To him, not all comedy are created to crack ribs alone, but some are created to impact knowledge and give different perspectives to situations. Aside comedy, he enjoys delving into the world of music, fashion and cinematography.
He has performed as a stand up comedian and MC Magodo Cultural Fest 2019, City Awards Nigeria 2018, WWP 2019&2020 and master of ceremonies (MC) at several events.
Oladele however encouraged potential comedians to continue to push forward towards excellence, believe in and develop their talents, never relent and above all put GOD first in all things.