Michael Blackson celebrates on social media after becoming US citizen during ceremony in Los Angeles

Michael Blackson celebrated on social media on Wednesday as he officially became a US citizen.

The 48-year-old Ghana native became a US citizen during a naturalization ceremony in Los Angeles.

He posted a photo on Instagram waving a small US flag after becoming official.

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New citizen: Michael Blackson celebrated on social media on Wednesday as he officially became a US citizen

‘They finally made me an American citizen. Only foreigners will understand why I’m smiling and what we go thru to get a green card or citizenship,’ he wrote in the caption for his roughly 5.3 million followers.

The comedian also posted a photo on Twitter smiling after the naturalization ceremony.

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‘GOD BLESS AMERICA! HAPPIEST DAY OF MY LIFE! I’M GOING TO @Disneyland,’ he posted along with the photo for his nearly 362,000 followers.

He earlier shared a photo of his green card on Twitter.

Ghana native: The 48-year-old Ghana native, shown earlier this month in Los Angeles, became a US citizen during a naturalization ceremony in Los Angeles

Happiest day: The comedian called it his ‘happiest day’ on Twitter

Green card: Michael earlier shared a photo of his green card on Twitter

‘Today I’m turning this in back to the U.S immigration. For those who don’t know what this is it’s a green card, this is what every foreigner that comes to America will die for lol. Today I’m turning it in for my citizenship. Can’t wait to swear in so I can apply for welfare,’ he wrote.

Michael shortly after becoming a US citizen shared some patriotic dark humor on Twitter as he posted: ‘I’ve been an American for 2 hrs and I hate foreigners already’.

The comedian was born in Ghana in 1972 and moved with his family to Newark, New Jersey, at age 13, before setting in Philadelphia when he was age 15.

Patriotic dark humor: Michael shortly after becoming a US citizen shared some patriotic dark humor on Twitter as he posted: ‘I’ve been an American for 2 hrs and I hate foreigners already’

Michael recently appeared in the Coming 2 America sequel.

He also was featured in The House Next Door: Meet The Blacks 2 that was released in theaters in June.

Michael’s TV credits include: 30 Rock, Hip Hop Squares and Dr. Blackson.

Busy star: The comedian, shown in November 2019 in Los Angeles, recently appeared in the Coming 2 America sequel