Also Known As: Denrele
Denrele Edun's Biography & Updated profile – Recent Pictures & Videos of Denrele Edun
In a relationship with: Zoe Fave
Hometown: Ogun state
Fun fact: He used to read romantic novels; Mills & Boons. He is a shoe freak! He screams when he wake up every morning.
“I don’t read the news. I make the news”
"Some people think I dress like this to attract attention, but I have always had attention from childhood"
“In my school I wore the longest socks which was up to my thighs and this even made my schoolmates think I was abnormal”
“I used to have a terrible mouth, I was rude and insolent. I felt I could just talk to anybody anyhow, but I am now more cautious.”
“So, if I leave entertainment, I plan to teach but that is when teaching profession becomes lucrative in Nigeria.”
Born Adenrele Oluwafemi Edun on the 13 of June 1983 is a Nigerian TV presenter and entertainment personality. He was born to a Yoruba father and an Indian –Mauritius mother in Hamburg, Germany. Denrele whose Indian name is Rajeev Raja was born with two other siblings who are girls. He spent the first five years of his life in Germany and then returned with his family to live in Lagos. He used to sing treble when he was in the youth choir but his voice broke down however he claims he is a fantastic dancer.
He went to high school at the Federal Government College, Ijanikin before me switched to St Gregory College Ikoyi Lagos and studied English Education in University of Lagos where he initially planned to study law. Denrele got his first modeling job at the age of 5 for a milk commercial back in Germany .He first appeared on Nigerian television when he starred Kiddievision 101 on NTA Network when he was 11. While still enrolled in the university he went on to be a model for Mon Ami, Dakova, Kesse Jabari and some others and joined Sound City as a presenter.
Best known for: His daring, unique, punk, fun sense of style has made him extremely popular in the Nigerian society and nobody does it quite like Denrele does it. He is currently a VJ on Channel O after being ‘forced’ out Sound City which he worked at for five years. Asides being a VJ he is a popular presenter who shocks celebrities on the red carpet with unexpected questions such as “If they are wearing underwear”
Personal Life of Denrele
Denrele was best friends with late Nigerian female artist; Goldie Harvey. Though he’s not married he plans on adopting kids someday. He recently posted a picture of his ‘boo’ Zoe Fave, he is also known to describe himself as a sexual outlaw.
Denrele has written for The Future, now Y Magazine and Sound City Blast Magazine. He loves reading and hopes to write a book someday.
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