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Old Pancho CY International Biography | Age | Early Life | Career | Family.

Cyprian Egomang Tayong Popularly known as Old Pancho CY International is a Cameroonian Comedian, Actor, Philanthropist and Activist.

Old Pancho CY International is among the most popular Comedians in English Speaking Cameroon due to his huge online presence and engagements under his social media Publications.

Profile Summary

Full Name: Cyprain Egomang Tayong
Nickname: Old Pancho CY International
Born: 5/5/1979, Age 43
Nationality: Cameroonian
Marital Status: Married
Number of Children: 2
Occupation: Comedian, Actor, Philanthropist and Activist.

Old Pancho’s Biography

Born on May 5th 1979, Cyprian Egomang Tayong also known as Old Pancho CY International is an Actor, Comedian and Philanthropist who hails from Kumba Southwest Region, precisely Teze Ngie, Meme Division. He started Primary education at GS Penamboko and later pursued secondary education at GSS Muyuka.

As a child, Cyprian was very passionate about entertainment which made him venture into acting and dancing locally at the age of 10. His special love for this made him trek long distances to urban areas where he could keenly watch very entertaining movies with the aim of interpreting everything he had seen with the people of his village including the young, middle aged and elderly.

At the age of 12, Cypriane became the School band conductor due to his talent and dedication, where he won 2 awards for his primary school. In 1993, he was appointed choir leader of his secondary school. As smart and full of life as he was, Cyprian juggled education with street dancing and comedy and acting till 1996 when he relocated to buea where he became a Taxi driver.

In the year 2002, Old Pancho CY International gained employment at the Mount Cameroon FM as host of a comedy show program and became the first person to ever host that at the prestigious radio station.

Few years later, Old Pancho CY International officially introduced himself to the music industry by releasing an album at the Famous M1 studios which was at that time home to artists such as Salatiel, Emil Ngumba, Blaise B, Zinnia, Laddy kashila and the Legendary Bobby James Nguime.

Cyprain became a full time actor in 2008 after he featured in a movie titled ”Chasing Shadows” directed by Enah Johnscott.

In 2011/2012, Old Pancho became the first Cameroonian to Start Online comedy on Social media Platforms like Facebook and later he created a YouTube channel for easy access to his comedy skits. This earned him recognition and praises from Cameroonians, including an endorsement from Football icon Samuel Eto’o for a comedy skit tagged ”Cristiano Ronaldo.

Later, in 2017, CY made his first appearance on a stage as a stand up comedian and since then, he has performed at multiple shows including The Oboy Comedy Show, Senior Pastor Comedy etc. Old Pancho is a Philanthropist, Farmer and a business man.

He is founder and president of Prisoner Support Cameroon, an NGO which aids prisoners by providing supplies, and also organizing conferences which sensitize on the effects of crime and drug abuse.

Cyprian Enomnag is a Christian who strongly believes in Jesus Christ and God almighty. He is a prayer warrior and is happily married with two kids.

Old Pancho is a success story as he left from being a Street dancer, to a taxi driver and finally to a successful actor and international traveler.



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