Juan Hoya Borja is a Spanish comedian who became famous on the Internet as El Risitas and eventually became on Twitch as the face of the “KEKW” emote.
Juan Hoya Borja was born in Seville.
He has worked as a comedian at Comedy Circuit Spain as well as CanalSur Radio y Televisión.
In 2017, Juan Hoya Borja wrote that after many years he finally made himself teeth.
And showed the photo.
He moonlighted by telling jokes at a popular bar in Punta Umbria during the summer season, and entertaining people at parties and banquets.
In September 2020, it became known that Juan Hoya was admitted to the Hospital de la Caridad, which is run by the Brotherhood of Santa Caridad de Sevilla. This is an institution that has provided shelter to sick elderly people for centuries without funds and without relatives to take care of them.
At the same time, KEKW had his leg amputated due to cardiovascular complications.
On April 28, 2021, Spanish media reported that Juan Hoya Borja died of myocardial infarction.
He was 65 years old.