Stanley Chibuna, widely known as Funny Bone is a popular stand-up comedian, master of ceremony, model, television personality and an actor.
He was born on the 28th of October 1985 in Kaduna state. He grew up in Kaduna in the northern Nigeria. Funny Bone hails from Anambra State in south eastern Nigeria.
Funny Bone had his primary and secondary education in Kaduna where he obtained his first and secondary certificates respectively.
He later went to the University of Jos, Plateau state to have a Bachelor’s degree in Theatre Arts.
Funny Bone started his career as a dancer when he used to micmic Julius Agu’s songs as a music comedian. He dabbled into music and later became a full time Nigerian comedian.
He has also performed in various shows as comedian and master of ceremonies (MC) both on campuses and stage events, concerts, naming ceremony, birthday parties, comedy shows and other great events.
Funny Bone came into fame and recognition in comedy business after performing in a comedy show “Night of a Thousand Laugh”, a comedy hosted by Opa Williams in various part of Nigeria.
Funny Bone has also featured in various comedy skits with key players in comedy in Nigeria like Julius Agu, AY Live, Basketmouth. He has had the rare opportunity of acting as MCs in birthdays of the political figures, captains of industry and other social events in and outside the country.
Funny Bone is creative, skillful and highly talented comedian. He is one of the highest paid comedian in Nigeria, charging as much as N500,000 per show.
Aside comedy, Funny Bone is also a Nollywood actor. He is known to feature alongside top Nigerian comedians like Bovi, Julius Agu, Basketmouth, AY and other celebrities.
Funny Bone has revealed that he is proud to be an Igbo boy saying it is the greatest thing that gives him joy in his career.
Funny Bone has in the cause of his comedy career earned lots of awards. They include:
• Most promising comic actor to watch at the City People Entertainment Awards
• Best comedian in Nigeria at the City People Entertainment Awards.
• Best New comedian at the Diamond Awards.
He also revealed that he owes much respect to Julius Agu, who he described as his “mentor” in comedy. He equally gives kudos to the various comedians, (stand up comedians, social media, comic actors) and others too numerous to mention in the industry.
Funny Bone is still single and revealed he is in a serious relationship. It is obvious he is not quick at revealing his family issues to the public owing to uncertainties surrounding the social media.
His Net Worth
Funny Bone is one of the most outstanding comedians in Nigeria, rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $500,000 dollars.