Comedian Nazeem Hussain is shocked to find out he’s ‘the face of Vegemite’

Comedian Nazeem Hussain is shocked to find he is ‘the face of Vegemite’: ‘I need a lawyer and I need a good model bill. It’s ridiculous’

Nazeem Hussain found out he was the “unofficial face of Vegemite” during an interview with HIT WA’s Breakfast with Allan & Carly on Friday.

The 37-year-old comedian was asked how it felt to be “the face of Vegemite,” and he admitted it was news to him.

‘I wasn’t the face of Vegemite! Was I?’ He asked.

Learn something new every day: Nazeem Hussain found out he’s the ‘unofficial face of Vegemite’ during an interview with HIT WA’s Breakfast with Allan & Carly on Friday

A photo shared by Nazeem on social media was uploaded to the official Vegemite Facebook page in May 2019.

The image showed the comic holding a sachet of Vegemite in one hand and a glass of orange juice in the other.

He was seen smiling at the camera, while a plate of scrambled eggs, avocado and toast sits in front of him.

Famous fan: A photo that Nazeem shared on social media was uploaded to the official Vegemite Facebook page in May 2019

Famous fan: A photo that Nazeem shared on social media was uploaded to the official Vegemite Facebook page in May 2019

Say what?  The 37-year-old comedian was asked what it was like to be

Say what? The 37-year-old comedian was asked how it felt to be “the face of Vegemite,” and he admitted it was news to him.

‘VEGEMITE with eggs? 100% normal Nazeem Hussain, don’t let anyone tell you otherwise,’ they captioned the post.

The popular stream added the hashtags: “#TastesLikeAustralia #BVitaminsforVitality”.

Nazeem admitted he had never seen the Facebook post and seemed surprised by its existence.

“Someone is using my face for Vegemite,” he said. He jokingly added, “I need a lawyer and I need a good invoice template. It’s ridiculous!’

“Someone is using my face for Vegemite,” he said.

He jokingly added, “I need a lawyer and I need a good invoice template. It’s ridiculous!’

Nazeem explained that he “posted something on my Instagram about liking Vegemite with eggs”, and added, “They clearly used this photo as an advertisement.”

On the mark: Nazeem explained that he had

On the mark: Nazeem explained that he had “posted something on my Instagram about loving Vegemite with eggs”, and added: “They clearly used this photo as an advertisement”

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