Denrele Edun, born Adenrele Oluwafemi Edun is a Nigerian TV host known for his eccentric fashion style and personality.
He was born on the 13th of June, 1981 in Hamburg, Germany.
Denrele has won 16 awards and over 30 nominations in his career.
Below is a biography of Denrele.
Denrele Edun Full Name
He was born Adenrele Oluwafemi Edun but is simply known as Denrele Edun.
Denrele Edun Age
He was born on the 13th of June, 1981 in Hamburg, Germany. He is 39 years old as of the year 2020.
Denrele Edun Early Life and Education
Denrele was born 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 where he attended St Gregory’s College, Ikoyi and the University of Lagos.
He was Lead dancer/choreographer for “The Iroko Band’ managed by filmmaker, Dr. Ola Balogun and later became a Backup dancer for LexyDoo, Ruggedman, Jazzman Olofin, 2Shotz, Lady Di and also “Stage Shakers”.
Denrele Edun Career
Denrele is known for his fashion style and personality. He started his television career as an actor at eleven when he played a presenter/producer on Kiddievision 101 on NTA Network.
As an undergraduate at the University of Lagos, he went into modelling, and after graduation, the joined Sound City as a TV presenter. Denrele studied English Education at the University of Lagos.
Denrele has won 16 awards and over 30 nominations in his career. He has previously worked with SoundCity before he was forced out and he moved on to become one of Channel O’s VJs.
Denrele has interviewed the likes of Akon, Beyoncé Knowles, Tyler Perry, Lil’ Kim, Snoop Dogg, Cuba Gooding, Amerie, and Lloyd.
Edun hosted the movie premier of Hoodrush. Denrele has been credited for being behind the success of Big Brother Amplified Winner Karen Igho.
Denrele Edun and other A-list celebrities starred in the Nollywood movie Make a Move.
The movie features artistes like Omawumi, 2face Idibia etc. It was directed by Niyi Akinmolayan and premiered on 6 June 2014.
Denrele Edun Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter
His official Instagram username is @denrele_edun. He is known on Twitter as @DENRELE_EDUN. His Facebook account is simply Denrele Edun.