Ayo Edebiri Biography, Age, Height, Emmy Awards, Net worth, Movies


Ayo Edebiri is an American producer, writer, comedian and actress. She made her debut in 2022 when she played the role of Chef Sydney Adamu in the comedy drama series The Bear.

Additionally she won a Golden Globe Award for that role and an Emmy Award

Ayo Edebiri Age

Edebiri was born on October 3, 1995 in Boston, Massachusetts. She is 28 years as of 2023. Her zodiac sign is Libra.

Read also: Steve Harvey(Comedian), Biography, Age, Parents, Wife, Cancer, Net worth

Ron White (Comedian) Bio, Age, Net Worth, Wife, Family, Tour, Comedy

Khandi Alexander (Actress) Bio, Age, Husband, Net worth, Movies, CSI Miami, ER, Treme, Scandal

Telma Hopkins Bio, Age, Height, Education, Parent, Husband, Actress, Movies

Height and Weight

Ayo stands at a height of approximately 5 feet 4 inches (163cm) and weighs around 54kg (118lbs). Additionally her body measurements are 34A-26-35.

Education Background

Edebiri went to the oldest public school in America called Boston Latin School. She was interested in acting at a young age and she joined the drama club when she was in eighth grade.

Furthermore after graduating she attended New York University and majored in Dramatic Writing.


Ayo’s father is Nigerian Dele Edebiri and her mother is called Hellen Edebiri who is Barbadian they immigrated to the United States in the 1980s.

Moreover she has a younger sister Lola and two older brothers called Tobi and Femi.

Ayo Edebiri Boyfriend

Edebiri is currently dating Colin Burgess an Actor and writer for several years. The couple met through mutual friends but they have kept their relationship private.

Furthermore, the couple live in Los Angeles with Mabel their dog.

Net worth

Ayo has a net worth of approximately $5 Million as of 2024. This amount is from her role as an actress and also a comedian and producer.


Edebiri started her career with stand up comedy where she could play at clubs and festivals. Additionally she appeared on Comedy Central Up Next a show for emerging comedians.

Furthermore she was a television writer and she landed jobs in shows such as the Rundowns, Sunnyside and a late night talk show hosted by Robin Thede a comedian.

Moreover in 2020 she joined the writer team of Big Mouth an Animation series about Puberty for its fourth season.

She made her debut in 2022 when she played the role of Chef Sydney Adamu in the comedy drama series The Bear.

Her performance as Sydney earned her a Golden Globe Award for best actress in a television series and a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Lead Actress in a comedy series.

Additionally she was the second black woman to win the Golden Globe after Tracee Ellis Ross in 2017.

Awards and Nominations

Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series – Musical or Comedy
2024 · The Bear
Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Performance in a New Scripted Series
2023 · The Bear
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
2024 · The Bear
Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Actress in a Comedy Series
2024 · The Bear

Social Media