Helen Paul Biography: Age, Husband, Net Worth

Who is Helen Paul?

Helen Paul (born January 29, 1978) is a multifaceted artist, vocalist, and actress who is widely recognized for her abilities. Her given name is Helen Eniola Omonitan Paul-Bamisile.

Tatafo, so named due to her childlike vocal characteristics, exhibits commanding stage presence through her dynamic stand-up comedy performances.

Having earned her doctorate in Theater Arts from the University of Lagos, she has established herself as a Nigerian entertainment icon.

Having won over both domestic and foreign audiences with her adaptability and comedic acumen, Helen Paul is a renowned figure in the entertainment industry.


Helen Paul
Helen Paul
Full Name: Helen Eniola Omonitan Paul-Bamisile
Stage Name: Helen Paul
Born: 29 January 1978 (age 46 years old)
Place of Birth: Lagos, Nigeria
State Of Origin: Edo State
Nationality: Nigerian
Education: University of Lagos
Height: 1.62 m
Parents: Mr. & Mrs. Paul
Siblings: N/A
Spouse: Femi Bamisile (m. 2010)
Boyfriend • Partner: N/A
Children: 2
Occupation: Comedian • Media Personality
Net Worth: $1 million-$5 million (USD)


Childhood and Education

Helen Paul, an accomplished Nigerian performer who was born in Lagos, Nigeria, on January 29, 1978, exhibits exceptional abilities in comedy, singing, and acting. Her place of origin is Benin, Edo State, Nigeria.

Helen courageously revealed that she was the victim of a rape-induced conception. The identities of her parents are withheld from the media; however, they are referred to with courtesy as Mr. and Mrs. Paul. Unfortunately, details pertaining to her siblings are not accessible to the public.

Notwithstanding the obstacles she encountered, Helen Paul’s resolute commitment and fervor for the arts propelled her to accomplish a momentous milestone—earning a doctorate in theater arts from the esteemed University of Lagos.

Helen Paul Career

Helen Paul initiated her career in the media as a radio personality, during which she received critical acclaim for her performance as “Tatafo” on Wetin Dey, a program broadcast on Radio Continental 102.3FM.

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Her profound analysis of societal matters garnered her extensive acclaim. She demonstrated her versatility even more by serving as a presenter for renowned media organizations including M-Net, Lagos Television (LTV 8), and Continental Broadcasting Service (CBS), where she honed her abilities and solidified her reputation as a distinguished broadcaster.

Helen rose to prominence as a stand-up comedian, assuming the personas Mama Put and Osas (Omoge Benin). With recognition including the “Comedienne of the Year” honor at the 2012 African Film Awards (Afro-Hollywood, UK) and the “Exquisite Lady of the Year Award” for Female TV Presenter of the Year in 2012, her comedic abilities earned her the moniker “Tatafo” across the nation.

Helen Paul gained international recognition and critical acclaim for her stand-up comedy appearances in both the United States and the United Kingdom.

She made notable film appearances in Alakada2 (2014), The Return of Jenifa (2011), and A Wish (2012), after delving into acting and performing.

Helen, whose acting career is thriving, also published her debut album, Welcome Partyjade, in 2012. Hit singles such as Bojú Bojú, Vernacular, and God Forbid continue to captivate audiences.

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Is Helen Paul Married? 

Helen Paul, 46 years old, and Femi Bamisile, 46 years old, have been married for over a decade. Their union occurred in 2010.

Their matrimonial union began with an endearing traditional Nigerian wedding ceremony, which was subsequently succeeded by a more formal reception and ceremony.

Although particulars regarding their two sons remain confidential, it is evident that the presence of these cherished children enriches their family.

What is Helen Paul Net Worth??

It is estimated that Helen Paul has a net worth of $5 million to $1 million. Her primary source of income consists of wildly successful stand-up comedy performances, which she conducts both domestically and internationally.

Helen Paul further augments her income through the provision of entertainment for corporate gatherings and personal events.

In addition to her notable achievements as an actress, she has appeared in a number of Nollywood films and television series.

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