FULL NAME : Idileoye Oluwaseyitan Lawrence Aletile
STAGE NAME : Seyi Law
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DATE OF BIRTH/AGE : Born on June 22
OCCUPATION : Nigerian comedian
NATIONALITY : Nigerian
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MARITAL STATUS/HUSBAND : Married to Stacy Ebere
EDUCATION : Ekiti State Government College, formerly Unity Secondary School, Methodist Boys High School, Victoria Island, Lagos, he did a part-time programme in Computer Studies at the Lagos State Polytechnic
Obviously, a lot of persons have heard about the name Seyi Law but they don’t really know much about him . How well do you know Seyi Law? if you want to know more about the funny man then be our guest as we officially introduce him to the world. Continue perusing the biography of ace Nigerian comedian Seyi Law .
Seyi Law is a Nigerian stand-up Comedian who was officially born Idileoye Oluwaseyitan Lawrence Aletile, but changed his name to Seyi Law after launching his comedy career. The father of one has improved massively in the aspect of his career and his progress has gone so far beyond our imaginations. Seyi Law hit limelight as a result of his success at the AY Open Comedy Mic in 2006. Since that day, he started dinning with the finest , best and top comedian in the country . Aside that, Seyi Law also got dozens of comedy skits on Youtube and the proud founder of “I must laugh” show. Without being told, you can effortlessly understand that the funny Nigerian comedian is currently pilling up his bank account.
Early Life : Seyi Law Biography And Profile
Idileoye Oluwaseyitan Lawrence Aletile who is popularly known as Seyilaw (stage-name) was born on June 22 and hails from llaje in Ondo State . Seyi Law is one of those Nigerian celebrities who didn’t have the opportunity to grow up with their family, he returned to Nigeria from Gabon at age six. He completed his nursery and primary schools in Okitipupa, Ondo State, and from there, He proceeded to Ekiti State Government College, formerly Unity Secondary School, where he obtained his junior secondary school. Seyi Law later travelled down to Lagos to have his senior secondary school education at Methodist Boys High School, Victoria Island, Lagos.
After his time at Methodist Boys High School, he took a short break before going for a part time programme in Computer Studies at the Lagos State Polytechnic. His stage name is coined out from his names, Oluwaseyitan Lawrence.
Seyi Law started his officially started his comedy career in 2007 but then he was just roaming around as a comedian from December 2005 until he won the AY Open Comedy competition in September 2006. After that, I decided to be under the tutelage of AY for a year before I decided to take up comedy as a profession. It is just to say that AY is his mentor because he is the man who taught him how to work. At that time, he was looking for young talented comedians who will participate in the competition and the winner was to get a ‘staggering’ amount of N50,000. He was the first winner then in 2006.
After emerging the winner of the competition, He went to him and told him that he would like to learn from him and he invited him to his house. So, he started staying with him and going out with him to events, studying how he does his stuffs — tricks and the secrets of the trade, that was how he got the motivation that he wanted to do this professionally. By 2007, He decided that he was going to pick up the trade.
A lot of people easily identify him with the AY brand. But apart from being recognized with AY Live brand, Opa Williams ‘Nite of Thousand Laughs’ is not for a particular comedian, and it happens to be one of the foremost comedy shows in Nigeria; so it became the face of Nigerian comedy and every upcoming comedian wanted to be associated with it. Fortunately, after winning the AY Show, Opa Williams invited him and he has performed in several of his shows. He has also been on the AY brand show, he has only missed two of the shows.
Awards and Endorsements
He has won numerous awards few of the awards were still won by him 2015
- ‘Most Outstanding Comedian’ award by Comedy Infusion and the Down Syndrome Foundation Nigeria awarded to him on March 22, 2015.
- The second award is for his ‘Humanitarian Contribution to Humanity’ by the Life Changers Foundation awarded to him on February 22, 2015…
- Seyi Law Bagged PTV Phones Endorsement Deal in 2013, a deal worth millions of Naira.
- He signed a multi million Naira deal in 2014.
- It is a 2-Year endorsement deal with ARKBRIGDE INTEGRATED, Owners of ADD MORE HOMES LTD.
- He was also reportedly said to have signed a deal with samsung in 2013