Adenrele Oluwafemi Edun better Known as (Denrele) is a Nigerian television host and presenter born on 13th June 1983 in Hamburg, Germany to a Yoruba father and an Indian-Mauritius mother. He is the only son and has two sisters. He grew up in Germany and came to Nigeria when he was five and attended St Gregory’s College, Ikoyi. Denrele gained admission into the University of Lagos where he graduated with a bachelor Degree in English Education. He was Lead dancer/choreographer for “The Iroko Band’ and later became a Backup dancer for LexyDoo, Ruggedman, Jazzman Olofin, 2Shotz, Lady Di and also “Stage Shakers”.
Denrele came to public notice for his fashion style and personality. Denrele got his first modelling Job when he was five year old; his photo was used for a BabyMilk Advert in Germany. He started his television career as an actor at eleven when he played a role of a presenter/producer on Kiddievision 101 on NTA Network, and went into modelling during his undergraduate days at Unilag after graduation, He Joined Sound City as a TV presenter.
|NAME||Adenrele Oluwafemi Edun|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Hamburg, Germany.|
|DATE OF BIRTH||13th June 1983|
|NET WORTH||$ 150 000 USD|
He is an entertainment personality whose style has been Labelled as “punk and fun”. In an interview with ModernGhana, The OAP stated “I am just expressing my individuality. Most people ask me that question and I would say I just want to be me. Some people think I dress like this to attract attention, but I have always had attention from childhood.
In an interview with Guardian Life in June 2017, the Eccentric Media Personality, Denrele Edun revealed the Circumstances that led to why he abandoned his marriage plans with his Ex, Yvonne.
He explained that he jettisoned his plans to get married when demands were made of him to change from his weird ways. He argued that his weird ways was what was getting him his daily bread. They said there would be a lot of terms and Conditions That I would have to behave a certain kind of way. I thought about it but when I was “normal”, I didn’t have money, if I am broke how I will pay bride price, the girl and I are still friends, he stated.
Denrele Net worth is estimated at $150, 000 USD.
He has won 16 awards and over 30 nominations in his career. He currently work with of Channel O as an on air personality. Denrele was starred in a Nollywood Movie Make a Move with some A- List Celebrities. The movie featured artistes like 2face Idibia and Omawumi.
The OAP hosted the movie premier of Hoodrush and has been credited for being behind the success of Big Brother Amplified winner Karen Igho.
- 2007 Winner
- 2008 Winner
- 2009 Winner
The Future Awards 2007
- Best Producer
2008 City People Entertainment Awards
- Most popular TV Presenter in Nigeria
2011 Nigeria Entertainment Awards
- Best TV Personality