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Almost every Nigerian has heard about the Ikorodu Bois or probably seen any of their videos. If you’ve not, then you’re probably not on the internet.
Ikorodu bois profile
Stage Name: Ikorodu Boys or Ikorodu Bois
Real Names And Age: Babatunde Sanni (23), Muiz Sanni (16), Maleek Sanni (11), and cousin Fawas Aina (10)
Place of Birth: Ikorodu, Lagos State
Career: Comedian, mimickers
Net worth: $26,000
The Ikorodu Bois, or Ikorodu Boys as they are called, are a group of creative and talented kids comedians and mimickers, who recreate or mimic popular celebrities, politicians, and also scenes from different Hollywood and epic movies.
Ikorodu Bois creates their versions of movie trillers. These guys became very popular due to the way they recreate and act in these movie scenes perfectly and do share them on social media.
Ikorodu bois Biography
Ikorodu Bois is a comic and mimicking group comprised of 3 siblings and their cousin. Babatunde Sanni (23), Muiz Sanni (16), Maleek Sanni (11), and cousin Fawas Aina (10). They were born and brought up in Ikorodu, Lagos State.
Ikorodu Bois Educational Background
Ikorodu Bois are students of Conic Secondary School, Ikorodu, Lagos State. Their eldest, Babatunde Sanni, is a Bachelor of Psychology holder from the University of Lagos.
Ikorodu Bois Career
The Ikorodu bois started creating mimicking videos in 2017.
They used household materials like wheelbarrows to rep luxury cars used in epic movies, mimicking different movie scenes and celebrities online with their videos.
Babarinde edits the videos and functions as manager while his younger brothers and cousin do the acting.
When their eldest, Babarinde, was interviewed by CNN about how they got that idea, He said:
“I felt like ‘these things we are doing in our house, why don’t we start putting them online? Our house is like a comedy house; we play too much”
The boys have mimicked top movies like Money Heists, Merry Men, Bad Boys for Life, Army of the Dead, etc. Also, celebrities like DJ Cuppy, Davido, Adesua Etomi, Roddy Rich, Funke Akindele, Justin Bieber, Dwayne “The Rock” e.t.c and President Muhammadu Buhari.
The Ikorodu Boys are considered to be gifted children; even Alvaro Morte, who played the “Professor” in the popular Netflix series “Money Heist,” praised them for their abilities after they imitated scenes from the film. They also made that of the late American basketball star Kobe Bryant after he passed away in 2021.
One of their recent videos was a mimick of famous American presenter Steve Harvey, which so trilled Steve himself that he praised them for their talents. The name Ikorodu Boys or Bois was drafted from Ikorodu in Lagos, where the boys reside.
Recognition And Appearance
–They were invited and interviewed on CNN to explain how they started in 202.
–In 2020, Netflix gave out video equipment to them for their explicit talent and to encourage other young ones.
–In 2021, invited to attend the Netflix Oscar film campaign in New York.
–They attended the movie premier of Russo 2-extraction after their mimick video of the movie trailer went viral in 2021.
–They were hosted live on TV by American presenter Steve Harvey. Various celebrities, including Davido, Will Smith, Alvaro Morte, and others, have also praised him.
Ikorodu Bois Nominations And Awards
The Ikorodu boys were once nominated for Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards for Favorite African Social Media Stars. Though they were defeated by Emmanuel Samuel of Mark Angels Comedy.
With the fame they’ve gotten from many of their videos on social media, they can boast of over 1 million followers on Instagram and still counting. @ikorodu_bois
Ikorodu Bois Net worth
Ikorodu bois have really made a name for themselves among the committee of young people despite their tenderness. Almost all Nigerians love to watch their videos. They are currently worth over $26,000.
Frequently Asked Questions
How Old Are The Ikorodu Bois?
Babatunde Sanni (23), Muiz Sanni (16), Maleek Sanni (11), and cousin Fawas Aina (10).
When Did Ikorodu Bois Started?
They started in 2017.
Ikorodu Bois Are Worth How Much In 2022?