Jalang’o Biography and Wiki
Jalang’o whose real name is Felix Odiwour, is a Kenyan director, an actor, a comedian, and a radio show host. He was born and raised in Kisumu. He is known for his green suit and a leopard print shirt. Jalang’o is also the CEO of Arena media, an event organizing company. He also has a fast-growing YouTube channel where he hosts famous personalities and talks about their journey in whichever industry they pursue.
The Kenyan comedian is 38 years old as of 2020, he was born on April 27, 1978, in Kisumu, Kenya. Jalang’o celebrates his birthday on April 27th every year. He will be 38 years old on Apr. 27th 2021.
Jalang’o stands at an average height and has moderate weight. He appears to be quite tall in stature if his photos, relative to his surroundings, are anything to go by. However, details regarding his actual height and other body measurements are currently not publicly available. We are keeping tabs and will update this information once it is out.
Jalang’o attended his primary school in Homabay Lake primary school, waking up at dusk walking all the way to school for eight good years bear footed in the morning dew and when the sun was overhead scorching, he walked on the heated ground barefooted.
Many times he had to go without lunch and find nothing to at home, he would opt to drink water and get back to school, with all these hardships Jalango remained focused in his studies never to give up at any given point of his life.
After completing his primary school, he got a calling letter to join Maseno National school in Kisumu county, but there was a problem at home. Despite his exemplary performance in the O level exams, his father could not afford to pay his secondary school fees, worse still, it was a national school whose fees and entry requirements were slightly demanding than the local schools around.
The dad then had to call a few of his friends and relatives and organized fundraising to finance his high school studies.
Jalang’o Family, Parents, and Siblings
Jalang’o was born and raised in Homabay town; he was born in a family with a very humble background, both parents where native farmers who could toil to provide for their children, they basically lived a pathetic life, even the basic were not basic to them. They could afford food today and miss the same tomorrow.
Jalang’o Wife, Wedding
Comedian Jalas as he is mostly referred to is a happily married man. He came out in the public about his marital status in 2019, whereby he hosted a family and friends event to celebrate his traditional wedding to his new wife, Amina Chao. According to sources close to the couple, the two have been together for about 4 years now.
They’ve always kept their marital affair private until then. His wife Ms. Chao works in the General Trade Visibility and Events department of Safaricom Limited, is the mother of his kids. He described her as a chill person who likes to keep a low profile on social media.
Jalas is a loving father to his children. He has sired two children with former partner Cheptoek, namely Salika and Amani. He has children with his wife too but they have kept information about them under wraps.
Our sources say that currently, the comedian charges at least Ksh 250,000 when he appears as an MC at your event. He is invited to at least 4 events in a month.
Jalang’o Net Worth
Jalas has an estimated Net Worth of between Kshs. 10 million dollars and Kshs. 5o million dollars as of 2020. This includes his Assets, Money, and Income. His primary source of income is his as a comedian, radio host, director and actor. Through his various sources of income, he has been able to accumulate a good fortune but prefers to lead a modest lifestyle.
Jalang’o Measurements and Facts
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Jalang’o Bio and Wiki
- Full Names: Felix Odiwuor
- Popular As: Jalang’o
- Gender: Male
- Occupation / Profession: Actor, Comedian, Director, Radio Host
- Nationality: Kenyan
- Ethnicity: Luo
- Religion: Not Known
- Sexual Orientation: Straight
- Age / How Old?:38 years (2020)
- Zodiac Sign: Taurus
- Date of Birth: April 27, 1978
- Place of Birth: Kisumu, Kenya
- Birthday: April 27th
Jalang’o Body Measurements
- Height / How Tall?: Not Known
- Weight: Not Known
- Eye Color: Brown
- Hair Color: Black
Jalang’o Family and Relationship
- Father (Dad): Not Known
- Mother: Not Known
- Siblings (Brothers and Sisters): Not Known
- Marital Status: TBA
- Wife/Partner/Spouse/Girlfriend: Married to Amina Chao
- Children: Sons ( TBA) Daughter(s) (Two)
Jalang’o Networth and Salary
- Net Worth: $1 to $ 5 Million
- Salary: Under Review
- Source of Income: Radio Hosting and other business ventures
Jalang’o House and Cars
- Place of living: To be Updated
- Cars: Car Brand to be Updated
He fell in love with acting and would often visit the Kenya National Theatre to try out various roles. It is here that his talent was discovered and together with his friend Kazungu Matano were handed roles on Citizen TV’s Papa Shirandula.
His comic side seemed to open doors for him as he was later involved in various TV ads. With no college or university degree, Jalang’o has become one of the highest-paid MC /Event organizers in Kenya and is currently the C.E.O of Arena Media. He also hosts the show Jalango with the money on KTN.
Felix Odiwour Early Career
Jalas was born decades ago. Going to bed at night hungry was the order of the day during his childhood. He moved from one slum to another in such a place of residence. Jalang’o did all sorts of jobs so as to make ends meet including hard manual jobs like mjengo (construction).
Felix had a relatively decent level of education in his life that saw him finish his high school education. At the moment he is pursuing a higher level of education majoring in marketing at Daystar University.
Jalang’o And Mwakideu
The Kenyan actor co-hosts a breakfast show with Alex Mwakideu known as Alex Na Jalas on Milele Fm, This came after he left his previous job at Hot 96 which is owned by Royal Media Services after being with them for about a year, He used to host a talk show alongside Jeff Koinange.
Frequently Asked Questions About Jalang’o
Who is Jalang’o?
Jalang’o whose real name is Felix Odiwour was born and raised in Kisumu. He is a Kenyan director, an actor, a comedian, and a radio show host.
How old is Jalas?
The Kenyan comedian is 37 years old as of 2020, he was born on April 27, 1978, in Kisumu, Kenya
How tall is Jalas?
He is of average height, his exact measurements will be soon updated.
Is Jalas Married?
The comedian confirmed he is in a relationship with Amina Chao.
How much is Jalas Worth?
Jalango is a Kenyan director, an actor, a comedian, and a radio show host with a net worth estimate of Kshs. 50 to Ksh 100 million.
How much does Jalas make?
Jalas makes anywhere from 50,000 to a couple of million for appearances and MC jobs.
Where does Jalas Live?
Jalas lives in Nairobi, Kenya, We will upload pictures of his house once we have them.
Is Jalas dead or alive?
Jalas is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of him being sick or having any health-related issues.
Where is Jalas now?
Jalas hosts a breakfast show on Milele FM.
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