It’s been an amazing 12 months for Funmbi, he has appeared on The John Bishop Show (BBC One),Play To The Whistle (ITV1), The Vacuum (ITV2), The Blame Game (BBC NI), I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Here Now!(ITV2), Too Much TV (BBC Two) and @elevenish (ITV2).
He also embarked on a Spring 2016 tour, including two sell-out runs at the Soho Theatre, following the success of his sold-out Edinburgh show Funmbi Omotayo: Legal Immigrant. The show follows Funmbi‘s childhood travels, from London to Lagos and back again, highlighting the hilarious stories that have come from him being a fish out of water.
Winner: Amused Moose Laugh-Off
Winner: Leicester Square New Act Of The Year
Winner: Best Newcomer, Black Entertainment Comedy Awards
Funmbi is also a trained actor and has appeared in various sketch shows including Tramadol Nights (Channel 4) , Sniggers With Attitude (London Live).