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Nigerian Comedienne, Emmanuella, Lands Disney Role

By Njideka Agbo 18 February 2018   |   9:00 am

Popular Nigerian comedienne, Emmanuella Samuel, popularly known as Emmanuella is set to feature in a Disney Hollywood film.

The seven-year-old took to Instagram to make this announcement.

Thanks @disneystudios God bless everyone whose support has added to bringing us here. I never dreamed of being here so soon. I miss Success. I love you all.

A post shared by Emanuella (@officialemanuella) on

In 2016, she was awarded the Best New Comedienne and Princess of Comedy at the Afro-Australia Music and Movie Awards in Australia. She is also the first African to have one million subscribers on her YouTube comedy channel.