MC Lively Age, Biography, Real Name, State Of Origin, Girlfriend and Net Worth


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Laughter is said to be a healing for the soul and so many Nigerian Instagram comedians have gone out of their way to keep people laughing, happy and excited. 

Among these comedians is one popularly known as MC lively. He passed up the chance to practice law so he could put a smile and bring laughter to people’s faces.

In this article, all you need to know about this comedian will be stated.

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MC Lively Age, Biography, Real Name And State Of Origin

MC Lively was born August 14, 1992 and is 29 years old.

His real name is Michael Sani Amanesi, though he is widely known by his stage name.

MC Lively come from a village known as "Agenebode" in Edo State, Nigeria. So officially, his State of Origin is Edo State. He also speaks the native language well.

Early life and Education

Though MC Lively's state of origin is Edo State, he was born and raised in Ile Ife, Osun State, Nigeria into a family of Seven (7) including his parents and 4 siblings. 

He attended Ideal Nursery and Primary School and Moremi High School. 

After Secondary School, he attended Obafemi Awolowo University, Ife, Osun State where he studied law and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2016, which he had turned down for his sensational comedy skits. 

His initial choice was to study Mass Communication, however, he had to take up Law as that was his third trial at JAMB.

Interestingly, studying that Law wasn’t that bad as it gave him the opportunity to stand before people and speak.

Comedy Career and Videos

The journey to becoming an outstanding comedian wasn’t a bed of roses for MC Lively. He too had a fair share of failure and heartbreaks. 

According to him, there were four times he gave a joke in the university as a stand-up comedian and nobody laughed. 

One thing that came out of that failure though was that MC Lively found out he was better at being an acting comedian instead of a standup comedian.

He began his comedy career in 2015. He came into the limelight through his funny skits "Agidi" which talked about events or real life issues in Nigeria concerning fuel scarcity.

MC Lively has performed alongside other popular comedians such as Akpororo, Basketmouth, Ali Baba, Broda Shaggi among others. 

He featured in the movie "Seven and Half Date" (2018). In the movie he played the role of James, Bisola's second date. He also starred as Dele in the 2020 comedy "Fate of Alakada".

Awards and Recognitions

MC Lively’s comedy video has won him several awards in the entertainment industry. 

He won the comedy act of the year award at the City People Music Award. 

He was also the recipient of The Royal African Youth Leadership Award conferred by Ooni of Ile-Ife

MC Lively Girlfriend/Relationship

MC Lively is not yet married. However, he is engaged to his longtime girlfriend as at 2020.

MC Lively Net Worth

MC Lively has an estimated net worth of $125,000. This is mainly from his efforts in the entertainment industry and his numerous ambassadorship deals.

MC Lively keeps growing in his career as he hadn’t just stopped at comedy skits but has also been featured in some nollywood movies like “Introducing the Kujus”, “Lagos real life fake life” and several others.

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In Summary

MC Lively is a Nigerian content creator, comedian and actor.

His comedy skits are among the most sought after on YouTube, Facebook and Instagram.

You can visit his YouTube channel to watch some of his very funny videos and laugh out your worries.

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