Mr MacaroniActivist, Media Entrepreneur and Actor
Debo Adedayo, popularly known as Mr. Macaroni, is a content creator, actor, and producer for film and stage. His art and online presence engage a combined audience of 10+ million followers with dramatic themes of satire and social justice.
Debo is a trained thespian and seasoned actor with performance credits on stage, TV and in films such as Tunde Kelani’s acclaimed Ayinla. In parallel, his journey of online content creation started in 2019 with the satirical Daddy Wa character that rapidly gained him a following across multiple platforms. By late 2020, Debo would also become an outspoken ally in the #EndSars and #OccupyLekkiTollGate movements – even after falling victim to police brutality as a result.
In recognition of his creative works and social justice advocacy , Debo was awarded. The Future Awards Africa Prize for Content Creation (2020) and the Gatefield’s People Newsmaker for Social Justice (2021) award.