Helen Paul Biography, Early Life And Net Worth via Afrokonnect.
Before we start this biography I’ll like to give you some basic information about this awesome comedienneand Entrepreneur.
Unlike other celebrities that have a different name stage name, Helen Paul has stick with her legal and biological name all through her career,
Helen paul also known as Tatafo is a Nigerian comedienne, compere, singer, media personality and actress.
She’s one of the most successful and consistent personalities in the industry,
Her success didn’t come overnight, she has worked for everything she’s worth today,
Helen began her career at the Eko Remix Studios as a front desk officer.
She also worked as a back-up singer and voice-over artist while she was coming up.
Today, Helen Paul is not only a successful entertainer but also a successful Entrepreneur who motivates and inspires young ladies all over the world.
Helen got married to Femi Bamisile in 2010, and the couples are blessed with amazing children.
In the video below Helen paul talks about her Marriage, Dating Fine boys and social media pressure;
Helen Paul Early Life, Biography And Net Worth
Many of her fans have been asking how old and where the superstar was born,
Well, for the records Helen Paul was born on the 29th January in 1978 and was brought up by her grandmother in Lagos, Nigeria,
After her secondary education, in 2010, 2012 and 2019 Helen Paul attended the University of Lagos and obtained her Bachelor, Masters and Doctorate degree in Theatre Arts respectively.
Also, Helen paul has a Certification in Media Enterprise from the School of Media and Communications, Pan-African University.
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In addition, she has a Basic Presentation Certificate from the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria.
Now since we’ve seen the background information about Helen Paul let’s hope into another section of this article.
Helen Paul Early life, Biography and Net worth
People that knew Helen before the limelight suggested that she always had a strong mindset to succeed,
It’s no new story that Helen Paul started as a front desk manager at the Eko FM studios.
She kept growing up and has established herself to a point where she was able to feature on projects with professional artistes as well as A list names in the industry,
She has featured and has worked with the likes of Yinka Davies, Infinity, Olufunmi and P-Square.
According to her, doing the intro in P-Square’s Tell us a Story in 2005 was a major breakthrough for her in the entertainment industry.
Her unique voice was noticed, Not only that, she also recorded radio jingles for companies and brands like Bank PHB, Indomie Noodles, Cowbell, Peak Milk, e.t.c.
Moreover, her comic role as Tatafo on Radio Continental 102.3FM, Wetin Dey also brought her to limelight.
After getting into the university her first professional comedy attempt was when she attended a show and the MC didn’t show up.
Her friends encouraged her to fill in the gap, she did and to the delight of everyone, she performed exceptionally.
That made people to start inviting her to events.
Subsequently, she met veteran comedians who mentored her on the business side of her talent.
Basically, Helen has worked and presented in several media houses in Nigeria.
She worked with LTV8, Radio Continental, Naija FM, Continental Broadcasting Service and even Mnet where she still co-presents JARA with Uti Nwachukwu on Africa Magic till date.
Watch Helen Paul performance at Funnybone comedy show tagged Untamed;
As a professional actress Helen Paul has released some short stories and has also starred in several movies, some of which include;
- Damage, 2011
- The Return of Jenifa, 2011
- The Place, 2012
- A Wish, 2012
- Igboya, 2012
- Mama Put,
- Osas (Omoge Benin), 2012
- Alakada2, 2014
- Akii The Blind, 2014
- Abiodun Kogberebe, 2014
- When Love Happens, 2014
- Life Burial, 2015
- Alakada reloaded, 2017
Even as a child Helen paul has always had passion for singing in the church group.
She used to be a back-up singer then Later, she became a professional singer.
She released her debut studio album Welcome Party in 2012.
Welcome Party album is a mixture of Afro-pop, Afro RnB, e.t.c.
Helen Paul songs include but not limited to;
- Boju Boju, 2012
- God Forbid, 2012
- Children of the World, 2012
- Use Calculator, 2012
- Gbedu, 2012
- Vernacular, 2012
- Take it Back, 2016
- Never Knew, 2018
Helen Paul Net worth, Businesses, Investment and Biography
Dr Helen Paul established Massive Fabrics and Bridal in 2012 while the Helen Paul Theatre and Film Academy was established in 2014.
The Helen Paul Theatre and Film Academy is an institution that offers trainings on audio production, studio recording, graphics, editing e.t.c.
It was created to be a professional platform where budding artistes can learn profession skills.
At the Academy, trainings are provided in accordance to the standards of the Federal Ministry of Education and National Board for technical education (NBTE).
Haven said Helen paul established her Massive Fabrics and Bridals in 2012,
The business was created in an attempt to provide brides with quality and beautiful dresses for their wedding.
Massive Bridals’ major branch is located close to her alma mata, Unilag, with other outlets still in Lagos city, Nigeria.
Awards And Recognition
Over the years Helen Paul has been recognized and awarded by some of the major bodies in the country,
Some of her awards and Recognition includes;
- Female Comedian of the Year, City People Entertainment Award, 2011.
- Comedienne of the Year, African Film Awards (Afro-Hollywood, UK), 2012.
- Female TV Presenter of the year, Exquisite Lady of the Year Award (Exquisite Magazine), 2012.
- Outstanding TV Presenter (Female), Nigerian Broadcasters Merit Awards (Entertainment/Talk Show), 2014.
- Award of Honour, RCCG Teap Teens Conference, 2019
Helen Paul Net Worth, Endoand Biography
Currently Helen Paul is currently one of the richest comedian in Nigeria,
She is an ambassador to some the hugely recognized companies,
Helen Paul became an ambassador to mobile Telecommunications company “Glo” In 2015,
She was endorsed by Harpic, Subsequently she became an ambassador to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) during the March 28, 2015, general elections.
Also Helen Paul is an ambassador to Ajinomoto seasoning and GoTV.
From her several endorsements deals, Personal Investment and other sources Helen Paul is said to have an estimated net worth of $1.5 million.
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