Ayo Richard Makun affectionately called AY is a joke artist, film maker, entertainer, author and business visionary. AY is one of the most imaginative jokesters that has impacted the up and coming and existing artiste through his Open Mic Challenge.
Ayo Makun was conceived on nineteenth of August, 1971 in Warri, Delta State. A.Y hails from Ifon, Ose Local Government, Ondo State yet want to be known as a ‘warri kid’.
Ayo makun has a Bachelor’s qualification in Theater Art from Delta State University, Abraka. While in school, A.Y was dynamic and had numerous designations and grants including Best Showbiz Promoter (2001) and Most Celebrated Theater Arts Student (2003).
Ayo Makun wedded Mabel, CEO of Maidas Interior in 2008 and they are honored with a wonderful little girl, Michelle Makun. AY has six kin, two young men and four young ladies. One of his siblings, Yomi Makun known as Yomi Casual is one of the A-rundown style fashioner in Nigeria.
A.Y as a Comedian
Ayo Makun has consistently been into showbiz since undergrad days. A.Y propelled and facilitated shows like Miss Delsu, Miss Delta and some more. Destiny grinned on him in one of his shows when he met Alibaba Akporobome, a notable entertainer and entertainer who later turned into his tutor.
A.Y began as an individual right hand and occasion administrator to Ali Baba. His work with Ali Baba set him up to comprehend what individuals need and helped groom him into an expert joke artist.
The performer began performing at Ali Baba’s Fans Club show at Victoria Garden City (VGC). Ayo Makun rose to distinction after he performed at a parody show facilitated by Opa Williams in 2006. Since the time at that point, he has ascended to the head of his game and has gotten one of the most bankable humorists in Nigeria.
The performer composed ‘A.Y wire’ as a visitor journalist in The Sun Newspaper and Gbenga Adeyinka’s ‘laff Mattaz’. He likewise introduced the AY Live on The Morning Drive each Friday from 6am to 10am on Rhythm 93.7FM, Lagos.
Enthusiasm of Ayo
He possesses a sumptuous night club, MVP Lounge in the highbrow territory of Lekki Phase 1. MVP Lounge is a select club house with bar, café, game room, karaoke room, gold and precious stone stay with a parlor. It is situated at the penthouse floor of Omission Emporium Mall arranged at Lekki Phase 1.
Ayo Makun has worked with trustworthy brands and advanced shows for people and corporate associations including Unilever Plc, Glo and so forth. He is the brand diplomat of Western Lotto and Peak Milk.