Adesua Etomi is one of the prolific actress in Nigeria. She has been in the Nigerian movie industry popularly known as Nollywood. She features mostly in romantic and action thriller movies. She is very beautiful. So in this article I will be sharing with you 9 real facts about Nollywood famous actress Adesua Etomi that you probably didn’t know.
- Adesua Etomi is a popular Nollywood actress, social media personality, ex-beauty queen, model, producer, businesswoman and a television personality. She is very beautiful, gifted, skillful, creative and talented in acting and interpretation of movie roles. She knows how to interpret her roles very well and can fit in any character given to her by movie directors and producers in Nigeria. She has been regarded as one of the highest paid actresses in Nigeria and also one of the most beautiful actresses in Nigeria. She is always known for featuring in romantic and action thriller movies.
Adesua Etomi was born on 22nd February 1988 in Owerri, Imo State in the south eastern part of Nigeria. She is currently 32 years old. Her father is a soldier of Esan descent while her mother is an engineer of Yoruba descent. She is the youngest of three siblings. Adesua Etomi attended Corona School in Victoria Island, Lagos and obtained her First School Leaving Certificate. While in Corona School, Adesua Etomi joined the drama club at the age of 7 years old and participated in several stage play and dramatic performances.
After completing her primary school education, Adesua Etomi proceeded to Queens College in Lagos and obtained her West African Senior School Certificate. After completing her primary and secondary school education, Adesua Etomi relocated to United Kingdom with her family. While in the United Kingdom, Adesua Etomi obtained a Diploma in Physical Theatre, a Diploma for Musical Theatre and a Diploma for Performing Arts from the City College Coventry in United Kingdom. After obtaining her diploma certificate in Theatre Arts, Adesua Etomi proceeded to University of Wolverhampton in United Kingdom and graduated with a first class honors degree in Drama and Performing Arts.
After completing her tertiary education in United Kingdom, Adesua Etomi returned back to Nigeria and joined the Nigerian movie industry popularly known as Nollywood in 2014 and acted in her first movie titled “Knocking on the Heavens Door” a romantic movie that brought her to limelight and earned her an award for Most Promising Actress in Nigeria at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards. In 2016, Adesua Etomi won the Best Actress in a drama at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards for her role in the 2015 romantic movie titled “Falling” alongside with Majid Michel and Desmond Elliot.
Adesua Etomi in the cause of her acting career has acted in more than 180 Nollywood movies. Some of the movies she has acted include The Arbitration, The Wedding Party, Falling, Knocking on the Heavens Door, A Soldier’s Story, Out of Luck, Couple of Days, 10 Days in Sun City, Brave, The Call, Suga, and many more. Adesua Etomi played the role of Shiela in the fourth and fifth seasons of Shuga, a television series about HIV/AIDS prevention which was sponsored by MTV Base. Adesua Etomi knows how to interpret her role very well and can fit in any role given to her by movie directors and producers in Nigeria. She is also very talented, beautiful and intelligent.
In February 2017, Adesua Etomi got engaged to Banky W and they both got married on 19th November 2017. The wedding reception was graced by dignitaries, high class personalities and popular celebrities from the Nigerian entertainment industry. In 2014, Adesua Etomi won Most Promising Actress at the Golden Icons Movie Academy Awards. She has also won the Best New actress award at the Golden Icons Movie Academy Awards and Best Actress in a Supporting Role at the Best of Nollywood Awards.
In 2015, Adesua Etomi won five awards which include Golden Actress in a Leading Role at the Golden Movie Awards, Best New Actress at the City People Entertainment Awards, Best Actress at the Golden Icon Movie Academy Awards, Female Viewer’s Choice at the Golden Icons Movie Academy Awards and Best Actress of the Year at the Exquisite Lady of the Year Awards. In 2016, Adesua Etomi also won five awards which include Best Actress in a Drama at the Africa Viewers Choice Awards, Best Actress in a Leading Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards, Golden Actress at the Golden Movie Awards, Best Actress of the Year at the Exquisite Lady of the Year Awards and Best Actress in a Leading Role at the Nigeria Entertainment Awards.
In 2017, Adesua Etomi won the Best Actress Award in Drama and Television at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards and Best Lead Actress in a Film at the Nigeria Entertainment Awards. She has been described as one of the best performing actress in Nigeria and always known for featuring in romantic movies and action thriller movies. Adesua Etomi is a legend in Nollywood and has contributed immensely to the growth of Nollywood in Nigeria and rest of the world. She is has been regarded as one of the most sought after actress in Nigeria, one of the most beautiful actress in Nigeria and also one of the most talented actress in Nigeria by several ranking media on the internet. She is not just only talented; she is also gorgeous, beautiful, stylish and stunning.
Adesua Etomi currently has an estimated net worth of over $1.2 million, making her one of the richest and most influential actress in Nigeria. She is also very popular on social media with more than 3 million followers on her official Instagram account and Facebook page. Adesua Etomi aside from acting is also an entrepreneur and has several businesses under her name. She has been described as one of the most beautiful actress in Nigeria. Her lovely smile and humble personality attracts her mostly to movie lovers all over the world. She is indeed a force to reckon with in the Nigerian movie industry popularly known as Nollywood.
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