Most of the names used by our popular personalities or otherwise known as celebrities happen not to be their real names. The reason being that a good name can play a vital role in one’s career.
Remember rapper Yaa Pono recently revealed in an interview that his choice of stage name didn’t help him, musically because of the erotic connotation of the name.
Well, endomorph actor Oteele of Kumawood fame has revealed how his ended up with his stage name Oteele. According to the fat comic actor, his colleague actor Yaw Dabo gave him the name Oteele whiles on set because of his ‘unique’ body type.
Speaking to Fante Quoo of Inside Prime Page TV, Yaw Dabo requested for two Malta Guinness to bless the name (Oteele) for him. The endomorph actor further voiced that prior to the name, Oteele, he was called all sorts of derogatory names just to suit his body type.
But from the day Yaw Dabo suggested Oteele, it has been his stage name since and he loves the name accordingly.
Watch interview below: