Funke has expirenced her on fair share of up and down haven suffered a failed marriage she has bounced back to be the darling of some nollywood movie lovers. in this her biography will will be sharing with you every single details about funke akindele and her early up bringing.
Full Name: Akindele Olufunke Ayotunde
Place of Birth: Ikorodu, Lagos state, Nigeria
Date of Birth: August 24, 1976
Marriage status: Initially Married to Alhaji Kehinde Almaroof.
Education: OND in Mass Communication from Ogun State Polytechnic and a degree in Law from the University of Lagos
Languages: English, Yoruba
Occupation: Actress, Producer
Awards: African Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading role (2009)
funke akindele whose real name are akindele olufunke ayotude is a multi talented nigerian actress cum producer who sized the opportunity she got while making her first movie appearance in the television soap opera “I NEED TO KNOW” a series sponsored by the United Nations Population Fund(UNFPA) the soap program aimed at keeping the youths especially the girl child informed on choices and decisions related to relationship, career and every day challenges being faced by youths
The actress who was born on the 24th August, 1976 has from lagos state( omo eko full breed)
Did you know that funke akindele actually worked as a television presenter before making a switch to cinema.
Funke akindele childhood and Education: funke is the second child of a family of three, her father was a retired school principal while her mother is a medical doctor.
The actress attended Ogun State Polytechnic, now Moshood Abiola Polytechnic where she obtained an Ordinary National Diploma (OND) in Mass Communication , she got a Law degree from the University of Lagos, Akoka, Yaba
JENIFA’s DIARY. haven stared in a 2008 movie title Jenifa, many of funke akindele’s fans took to calling her by the name jenifa, and in 2015 the actress started her own series called Jenifa’s diary.Jenifa’s diary is one of the most seen nollywood Movies in all neighborhood in Nigeria and Africa at large.
for her impressive interpretation of her script in Jenifa, The film received 4 nominations at the African Movie Academy Awards in 2008. Funke Akindele, the main protagonist of the film, won the African Movie Academy Award for Best Actress for her lead role in the movie Jenifa.
Funke Akindele has featured in 100 movies since she make her breakthrough in 2009. she her even gone on to produce her own movie like the Jenifa’s diary.
funke akindele Jenifa married? that one question we have been getting from our readers, we the simple answer is YES. The actress is currently Married to Nigerian singer called Abdulrasheed Bello aka JJC Skillz.
Funke Akindele biography and life history has not been so rosy, sometime in 2012 , the nollywood A-Lister got married to Kehinde Oloyede Almaroof, a Businessman and Politician. Unfortunately though, the marriage lasted for just a year and they went their several ways in July 2013 due to irreconcilable differences.
For her efforts, funke akindele is constantly smiling to the bank, her net-worth and fortune has risen. Funke Akindele’s Net Worth 2016 is put at N510 millions.
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