It is difficult to mention comedians in Nigeria without bringing Sydney Talker (Nigerian Mr. Bean) to the picture – The towel man. We are going to be writing on Sydney talker’s Biography and revealing everything you need to know about Sydney Talker.
Biography of Comedian Sydney Talker
Comedian Sydney Talker name is Sydney Egere, Sydney Talker is a Nigerian popular Instagram comedian whose hilarious comedy skits won him a place in the entertainment industry. Sydney talker was born on 12 October 1995, as of the time of this writing, he is 24-year-old. The young Instagram comedian, Sydney talker is from Edo state, Nigeria. He was born and brought up in Lagos, Nigeria. However, Sydney Egere was born and raised by his single mom who was divorced by her husband when Sydney was tender.
Sydney Talker Educational Background
Comedian Sydney Talker has an experience in computer science, he is an undergraduate from University of Benin, currently studying computer science. His choice in computer science originated from his desire to learn videography. While videography is not a major course taught in computer science at various Nigerian universities, Sydney talker’s passion for videography was not kindled as a result of this.
Sydney Talker Comedy
Despite being raised by his mother as his parent were both divorced when he was a little boy, Sydney Talker gives joy to many Nigerians. According to him, through the happenings around him he often gets his inspiration and makes his videos in a way that everyone can relate with. Sydney Talker reached the spotlight in 2016 when he released comedy skit “The Poor Power Supply.” His friendly face won him the nickname ‘Nigerian Mr. Bean. Sometimes he was seriously bashed in his comedy skits for encouraging sexual harassment.
During an interview with Punch Ng: Comedian Sydney Talker comments on his funny face “People used to talk about it. Speaking on his funny face, Sydney Talker noted the funny face was just a random act in his videos before Toyin Abraham, a Nigerian actress, told him the expression is unique. So, he started to pay close attention to making his face even more funny. She said that my facial expressions were distinct and she called me the Nigerian Mr. Bean. I have been focussing more on my facial expressions since then. I initially thought about building my brand around my towel, but I was advised by Toyin Abraham to focus more on my facial expressions. Even when I dance, people always talk about my facial expressions”.
Net worth of Comedian Sydney Talker
Popular with his mysterious facial emotions and the white towel, the Youtube account of Sydney talker has more than half a million followers on his Instagram account and thousands of subscribers on his Youtube Channel. The net worth of Sydney Talker is estimated to be $100,000, as he is both a comedian and MC.