Officer Woos (Real name: Jubril Oladapo Gbadamosi, born on 21st December 1993: Age: 29 years old) is a Nigerian online comedian, content creator, and entertainer who has accrued an estimated net worth of $150,000. He is well known for his police-costume comedy skits.
The Nigerian online comedy industry has continued to make tremendous waves on its own, and Officer Woos is a good part of it. Thanks to the rise of social media applications such as Instagram, TikTok, Twitter, and others, a new generation of professionals known as online comedians and content creators have been birthed. Officer Woos professionally began his comedy career in 2008 and has grown to become one of the most popular comedians in the country.
Officer Woos Hails From Ibadan, Oyo State
Officer Woos was born Jubril Ọládàpọ̀ Gbadamosi on 21st December 1993. He is a Yoruba by tribe and hails from Ibadan in Oyo State, the western part of Nigeria. Jubril was born in Lagos State but grew up with his family in their hometown in Ibadan, where he received both his primary and secondary education. In 2018, he graduated from the University of Lagos with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Theatre Arts.
What Is Officer Woos Religion?
Given that he usually does most of his comedies in Islam, many people have been asking to know which religion Officer Woos practices. Officer Woos was born into a Muslim family and has continued on the same path. While his father’s name is unknown, his mother’s name is Alhaja Romoke Bilikis Gbadamosi.
How Officer Woos Grew His Comedy Career
Jubril Ọládàpọ̀ Gbadamosi had been an entertainer right from his secondary and university days when he joined all the drama groups that existed in his schools. He said that his passion for entertainment grew in 2010 when he wanted to go into music. Even though his parents were then not in support of him, he had to move to Lagos to pursue a career in it.
According to the comedian, he wanted to make music so badly, but the music did not want him as he is not a good singer. So, he decided to do something else. He began to crack jokes, after which he found out they made people laugh, so from there, he decided to fully go into comedy.
Meanwhile, after graduating from the university, Officer Woos met and worked with content manager Edgar Eriakha. Then, he was known by the moniker “Inspector OG.”
He Rose to Fame by Featuring in Broda Shaggi’s Comedy Videos
Officer Woos had known Broda Shaggi back in UNILAG, where they both studied and graduated in the same year. Then in school, Broda Shaggi had a drama group called “The Stage Addict,” wherein Officer Woos was also part.
Subsequently, in 2018, Woos started featuring in Broda Shaggi’s comedy skits as his police aide. He rose to prominence after he was featured in one of his famous comedy videos in 2019.
Not long after, he decided to start a brand. For his comedy brand, he is well known as a stammering police officer with a confused personality in his skits. Thanks to his creativity and great sense of humor, every new video he releases seems to beat the previous one, so it is a hard task to pick one as his best.
He credits his rise to fame to Broda Shaggi. In his words, Broda Shaggi is his brother, teacher, and boss who has influenced his life and career in the most amazing ways. Officer Woos is highly creative and skilled in making people reel in laughter with his witty comedies. His skits mostly reflect on economic, social, and political vices bothering society and humanity.
Endeavors That Contributed to Officer Woos Net Worth of $150,000
Officer Woos is a multitalented star who came into the Nigerian entertainment industry and carved a niche for himself. His stuttering character has distinctly set him apart from other comedians and made him one of the most sought-after in the industry. Although it is difficult to say how much exactly he makes from his comedy skits, comedy is arguable the major source of his net worth.
He also performs live on the stage, one of which is Jungle Justice, written by Femi Branch. In the stage play, he had just one police scene, which turned out to be the talk of the whole show. Officer Woos is also an actor and has featured in a couple of Nigerian movies, including Love is Yellow, RedTV drama series, and Inspector K, among others. Consequently, he earns from the payment of movie roles.
More so, Officer earns from brand promotion, advertisements in his comedy skits, song promotion, and revenues from YouTube via Google Adsense. Yet, besides entertainment, Officer Woos owns his clothing line dubbed “God No Go Shame Us Hoodie.”
He launched the merchandise in 2020, which deals in unisex classy T-Shirt and pullovers made of cotton-rich fleece. In an interview, Officer Woos revealed that he plans to establish a videography school. In November 2021, the comedian gifted himself a multi-million Naira worth of Lexus SUV in celebration of his 28th birthday.
Does Officer Woos Have a Wife or Girlfriend?
It has become a norm for celebrities to show off their love interest on social media, but Officer Woos seems not to be the type. The comedy skit maker has not given his fans any hint to believe he is in a relationship or dating someone. However, he had once posted a photo of himself and a beautiful lady on his Instagram page and showered praises on the lady while wishing her a happy birthday.
The post attracted a lot of reactions and comments from fans who further alleged that the lady in question was his wife. Regardless, it is not certain what the two are together, as Officer Woos didn’t make any comment in that regard. Hence, all the claims remain only speculations.