Cartoon Comedian Biography
Cartoon comedian actress also known as Vanessa Akinyi is a Kenyan artist and comedian. She used her humor and the internet to rise to stardom, during the Kenyan Covid-19 pandemic onset. You have probably heard of the “inaniaffect, inanisuffocate” content online. That has inspired several musicians in the county to make music along those lines.
Cartoon Comedian Age
Cartoon born and raised in the Kayole area, Nairobi before moving to Kariobangi. She is 21 years old as of 2021.
Cartoon Comedian Real Name
Cartoon’s real name is Vanessa Akinyi and she’s from the Suba community.
Cartoon Comedian Height
Cartoon stands at a moderate height. However, her other body measurements like bra size are not known.
Cartoon Comedian Family
Cartoon was born in Pumwani and brought up in Nairobi’s Kayole where she credits her craft to. She was raised by a single mother after her parents separated. Life in the ghetto was not easy as they struggled to make ends meet. There were times when getting food and fees was such a challenge.
Cartoon is the last born in a family of three children, two boys, and a girl. Her older brothers are called Patrick and Ben. She is vocal about her love for her parents who have always been supportive of her and her work.
Cartoon Comedian Boyfriend
Cartoon and Crazy Kennar were spotted at the Base by Safaricom event colorfully dressed in matching kitenge outfits. Reports emerged that the two could be an item even though they could not open up on their relationship on Kiss 100 FM interview.“Hii inaitwa mapenzi ya thati na itakuwa pale Baze,” Kennar explained.
Cartoon Comedian Tribe
Cartoon’s tribe is Luo.
Cartoon Comedian Nationality
Cartoon’ is Kenyan by Nationality.
Cartoon Comedian Education
Cartoon attended Donholm Primary School for her formative stages of education. Vanessa then left Kiambu for Einstein Day School.
Cartoon Comedian Car
Cartoon received the car in the presence of her fellow content creators such as Crazy Kennar who were cheering her on.
Cartoon Comedian Net Worth
Cartoon’s net worth is approximated to be over Kshs. 10.7 Million.
Cartoon Comedian Career
The year 2020 brought good tidings to Cartoon comedian who was able to make her name known among Kenyans. Her stage name is derived from people’s references of her as a cartoon. Since she is incredibly hilarious and does not shy away from funny skits. She is a stand-up comedian, actress and does film-making.
Cartoon is yet to pursue further studies. After completing high school, she had to take on odd jobs like hawking omena to meet her basic needs. All her friends thought she was funny and encouraged her to join the biggest comedy platform in the country, Churchill Show.
She believed it was a good idea and went for the auditions only to be rejected. The first rejection was followed up by a list of other disappointments. She would work, get money to attend auditions, only to be rejected in the end. This streak of bad luck went on for almost a year until she finally got her first show.
After the show, she attended a series of unsuccessful auditions before getting the second show. This was followed by other unsuccessful shows before she got a chance to perform a third show. The show was not well received and she got hate comments.
Some people thought she did not have what it takes but the vile comments did not stop her. She went on to do the fourth show and was scheduled for a fifth one when the Corona Virus hit and all shows were canceled. The determined young lady had started doing short clips and posting them on YouTube.
The clips had not garnered a lot of attention but she went on to make more in the wake of Covid-19. She partnered with Sammy Kioko to shoot “Sweet Moyo” which was uploaded on YouTube. Cartoon acted as Sammy’s wife. It was well received and managed to garner considerable views. It is a true work of art and is available on Sammy Kioko’s YouTube channel.
With the project coming to an end, she found herself at a standstill once again. She decided to continue doing the comedy clips. Little by little, the clips continued to garner fame and before she knew it, Cartoon was famous on social media. Although she has not started making big money, she is definitely on the right track.
Fans can only hope that the talented comedian’s star continues to shine even brighter. The rising star hopes to get stand-up and emceeing gigs once people start doing performances. Her advice to young ladies, starting out in the comedy industry, is that they should go for their dreams without listening to the naysayers.
Cartoon Comedian Songs
Following the release of a new music video, Cartoon Comedian has become the newest Kenyan musician in town.
Cartoon is best known for her hilarious social media posts, but with her song ‘Kamkora,’ she has now added musician to her list of skills