Popular Nigerian comedian, Basketmouth has opened up on his temperament, which he describes as hot and slightly aggressive.
‘Yes, I am a bit temperamental but I’m working on it’, he said, adding that people have at different times expressed their surprise at such a character being a comedian that he is.
Asked if he is content with his level of success and whether he ever gets broke, the dread-locked comedian, responds, ‘I don’t think I am in a position to say I don’t run out of funds, definitely, I do…I am not a wealthy man yet, but we will get there soon by God’s grace’.
He spoke further about his recent projects which he says has got him busy for a while. According to him, plans are on to host a comedy concert, the Olympic Special of the Nigerian Kings of Comedy which will hold at the HMV Hammersmith, Apollo, London this August. This will be followed by ‘Basketmouth-Young, Black & Gifted and ‘Basketmouth Uncensored’ in Lagos.
Basketmouth, with real names Bright Okpocha is a currently a Glo ambassador and hosts the weekly Big Friday Show televised on MTV base.
Check out a video announcing his forhcoming project!