Popular Nigerian child comedian Emmanuella Samuel has announced that she is to feature in a Walt Disney project.
The seven year old broke the news to her fans on her Instagram account, posting a picture of herself on set.
The comedian who has put smiles of millions of fans around the world, then went on to crack a joke about her costume.
Emmanuella stars as one of the characters in a hugely successful comedy channel on YouTube, Mark Angel Comedy.
Many congratulated her on social media, with Nigerians particularly calling the Disney project a stamp of approval that should silence all who doubted her talent.
Congratulations Emmanuella! Make sure you make them laugh over there.
Your story is an inspiration. Come by the @NGRSenate sometime, let’s discuss how we can develop the potential of our young talents in the creative industry.
— Bukola Saraki (@bukolasaraki) 18 février 2018
They said she wasnt funny
But Disney thinks otherwise. Way to go Emmanuella pic.twitter.com/qX2zdV8kZf
— Cinderella Man (@Osi_Suave) 17 février 2018
In 2016, Emmanuella was awarded the Best New Comedienne and Princess of Comedy at the Afro-Australia Music and Movie Awards in Australia while Mark Angel Comedy won Best Sub-Saharan Channel at the YouTube Awards in 2017.