Skit maker, comedian, and actor Yemi Elesho took to social media to celebrate his father, the renowned Yoruba film actor Adewale Adeoye, fondly known as Elesho, on his birthday. Elesho expressed profound gratitude for his father’s hard work, acknowledging that it laid the foundation for his own success, and he continues to benefit from the legacy of his father’s good name.
In a recent interview, Yemi Elesho opened up about his journey to success, recounting his humble beginnings where he sold items like Aboniki, face towels, and bread in the bustling traffic of Iwo road to make ends meet. He credited skitmaker and content creator Woli Agba for being instrumental in kick-starting his career, revealing that he never envisioned becoming a content creator before. Yemi’s life took an unexpected turn from street vending to becoming a prominent figure in the entertainment industry.
In a heartfelt birthday message to his father, Yemi Elesho expressed pride and deep affection, wishing Adewale Adeoye a blessed celebration. The post serves as a tribute to a father whose hard work not only paved the way for his son’s success but also continues to be a source of inspiration for the entire family.
He wrote: Happy birthday to you sir @iam_adewaleelesho may God almighty bless you for us o daddy we’re very proud of you ❤️