Josh Alfred born December 18th, 1990 in Anambra State, Nigeria is popularly known as Josh 2 Funny.
Josh is a Stand up comedian. Actor. Influencer. Instagram personality who boasts of over 800,000 followers on Instagram, whom he keeps entertained with original comedy Skits.
Josh is a graduate of Computer Science from the Federal Science and Technical College, Yaba. After which, he studied photography then attended a school of performance arts, Qban Centre in Ikoyi, Lagos.
According to an interview with The Punch, when he was in secondary school, he used to do a bit of comedy and he was also a part of the literary and debating society. Whenever they had special events,he usually crack jokes about the things he had read in the newspaper. He claimed that at that point, he never knew he could use comedy as a means of livelihood, he took it only as a hobby. But along the line, he started performing professionally in churches and other social events when people kept telling him that he would make a good comedian.
Josh who mostly plays the character of an African woman say he does that because he tries to take people down the memory lane by giving them what they can relate to, which is the erratic behaviour of a typical Igbo woman. Also, ‘considering he is an Igbo man, he know how Igbos usually turn songs upside down, hence some of his comedy contents’. He also cleared the air regarding his sexuality, saying that he is a full-blooded man who likes women and that he dresses as a woman only to shoot his videos due to the character he is playing to enable people relate more.
Josh claims his presence on social media has opened a lot of doors for him and he has being able to appear on projects like “My flatmates,” “The interview” and others. He also got award nominations at MAYA and OYA awards in 2016.
He is the currently trending on social media for a skit which he said , “All ma guyz are ballerz” which is an original song by Wande Coal