Club Performer

Opey Olagbaju

Opeyemi (‘Opey’) Olagbaju is a Nigerian American stand-up comedian and writer. He recently shot and starred in the pilot of his series BAMMAS at Hulu. He has also written for CLOSE ENOUGH at HBO Max and was Story Editor on BETTY for HBO. Other writing credits include UNRELATED for Freeform, I LOVE YOU AMERICA WITH SARAH SILVERMAN for Hulu, THE NEW NEGROES for Comedy Central, and Phoebe Robinson’s DOING THE MOST. Opey was selected to participate in the 2019 Sundance Institute Episodic Lab, and chosen as one of JFL’s 2019 New Faces. As a standup, the D.C.-area native performs across the country and has successfully showcased in several festivals, such as District of Comedy (DC), Bridgetown Comedy Festival, SF Sketchfest, and the World Series of Comedy.