Eric Omondi was born in 1985 and he is the second born in a family of four siblings. He is a brother to Fred Omondi(comedian). He is a stand up comedian, a brand ambassador for OLX Kenya and Dola Flour.
Comedian Eric Omondi is one of the best comedians in the country and he goes to great lengths to be funny even if it means dressing up in a school girl’s uniform or flexing his non existent biceps on camera and was recently voted as amongst the top 10 Africa funniest Men, he is largely popular from his appearance on Churchill show. He later left churchill to do his own show dubbed Hawayuni that aired in KTN, he also did somewhere in Africa and Untamed.
Its in Kisumu Boys where his comedy skills thanks to his naturally talkative and never missed in the ‘noise makers’ list. Whether he was absent or present, he would be on the list that got him into sort of big trouble since anything he said came out as a joke. It was while in form three that he narrated some Indian movie he had watched to some classmates and it seemed enticing and more and more students converged around him as he narrated and imitated Indian accents and all the weird stuff.Unfortunately, the principal sneaked in and disguised himself among the students at the back but no one noticed. What followed was his parents were called to school and he was caned in turns:- by his parents, the principal, and some teachers all got a piece of him.
On 28th February Erick Omondi flew to US on a businesss mission, he is expected to perform in Las Vegas on March 3rd and 4th. He featured on The Tonight Show that is hosted by Jimmy Fallon making it to be the first Kenyan on the show. He took it to social media to share the blessings as he wrote.
‘Imagine one of your wildest dreams coming true…mine just did… Jimmy Fallon just said ‘All the way from Kenya, it’s Eric’ still waiting to wake up from this dream’
‘Wake me up when its all over. When you given that golden opportunity on that giolden stage so you do your favorite joke’
Eric unwinds by playing football and he is a die hard fan supporter of Manchester United with a sub conscious of pissing off Arsenal fans.