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Rose Matafeo Biography
Real Name: Rose Catherine Lettitia Matafeo
Stage Name: Rose Matafeo
Date Of Birth: 25 February 1992
Age: 29 years old
Profession: Actress, Comedian, Tv presenter
Nationality: New Zealander
State Of Origin: Ponsonby
Net Worth: $5 million
Who Is Rose Matafeo
Rose Catherine Lettitia Matafeo popularly known as rose matafeo is a New Zealand comedian, actress, and TV presenter. She was a writer and performer on the NZ late-night comedy sketch show Funny Girls. In 2018 she won the Edinburgh Comedy Award for Best Show at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe for her show Horndog.
Rose Matafeo Early Life
Rose Matafeo grew up in Ponsonby, Auckland, New Zealand and attended Auckland Girls’ Grammar School, where she was head girl.
She has two older brothers. Her father is Samoan and her mother is of Scottish and Croatian heritage. Her parents are Rastafarians and Matafeo has described her upbringing as “quite relaxed”.
Around the age of 9, Matafeo memorised the lyrics to Cardcaptor Sakura songs.
At the age of 15, Matafeo started doing stand-up comedy through the platform of the “Class Comedians” programme put on by the New Zealand Comedy Trust, and went on to win the “Nailed It on the Night” award at the New Zealand International Comedy Festival in 2007. She’s been a regular at the festival since.
As a teenager, Matafeo participated on Franz Ferdinand message boards expressing her infatuation for the lead singer Alex Kapranos until she was kicked off for “being too racy”
Rose Matafeo Career
Since graduating from the “Class Comedians” programme, Matafeo went on to win best newcomer at the 2010 New Zealand International Comedy Festival.
She became a host of the popular comedy festival show “Fanfiction Comedy” in 2012. She has had success with her solo stand-up comedy shows at the festival: Life Lessons I’ve Learnt from the 60s Based on Things I’ve Seen on Television (2011), Scout’s Honour (2012) and The Rose Matafeo Variety Hour (2013).
Matafeo won the Billy T Award, which recognises the potential of up-and-coming New Zealand comedians, for The Rose Matafeo Variety Hour in 2013, having previously been nominated for her show Scout’s Honour in 2012.
Her 2014 show at the festival was titled Pizza Party. In 2015, she performed a duo show at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe with Guy Montgomery titled Rose Matafeo and Guy Montgomery Are Friends. On 25 August 2018, Matafeo won the Edinburgh Comedy Award for Best Show at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, for her show Horndog, collecting a £10,000 prize.
She was the first person of colour to win the prestigious award for a solo show, and the first New Zealander. Only four other female solo stand-up comedians had won the award before her.
Rose Matafeo Date Of Birth
Rose Matafeo was born on 25th February 1992. Rose Matafeo grew up in Ponsonby, Auckland, New Zealand and attended Auckland Girls’ Grammar School, where she was head girl.
Rose Matafeo Age
Rose Matafeo is 29 years old, in terms of writing this article about Rose Matafeo biography and net worth.
Rose Matafeo Boyfriend
Rose Matafeo is still unmarried and single. Recently, she was in a relationship with a comedian James Acaster. The couple started dating in 2014. Unfortunately, they split up in 2017. Furthermore, she also dated comedian and television personality Guy Williams for a short while.
Rose Matafeo Net Worth
The estimated of Rose Matafeo net worth is $1 million dollars. According to her net worth.
Rose Matafeo Instagram
You can follow Rose Matafeo on Instagram via her official Instagram account @rosematafeo
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