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"Hard Work Really Pays" See How Destiny Etiko Sufferd To Become a Nollywood Actress

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A huge number of us knows the popular Nigerians actress, Destiny Etiko whos pictures are really being flaunted on different social media platforms by her fans. She is among the award winning Nollywood actress who is being featured in so many Nigerian movies in these articles you're going to be finding out how she became so famous and how she gained access into the Nigerian movie Industry .

Early Life And Education

Destiny Etiko was born on the 12th of August 1989 in Udi village, a village located in Enugu state, Etiko received both her primary and secondary school education in Enugu state were she also received her first school leaving certificate and West African senior school certificate. Etiko in bid to obtain entry into the University, relocated to Anambra state then applied to study theater art in Nnamdi Azikiwe University Located in Akwa.Etiko eventually succeded and was granted entry into the University and studied theater art. She eventually graduated with a degree in theater art.


Etiko described in an interview with vanguard, a Nigerian print media, that after registering with the actors guide of Nigeria, she ventured into the Nigerian movie Industry commonly known as Nollywood in 2011 and described her experience then as a difficult one because she had to combine her acting career and her school recruitment as she was still a student at that time. Etiko's career received prominence after she featured in a movie titled Idemili which was produced in 2012 by Ernest Obi but was not released until 2014. Her role in the movie earned her a city people entertainment award nomination. Before her role in the movie Idemili Etiko had featured in many movies though but didn't receive prominent role in them.

Personal life.

Unlike what has become the norm in the Nigerian movie Industry which is relocating to Lagos state in other to succeed as a creative actress, Etiko who was born in Enugu, still resides there through out the course of her acting career, Etiko in an interview had affirmed that she had been a victim of sexual harassment against women by male producers who her by far the majority as pertaint movie production in Nigeria. Etiko in 2018 gifted her mum an apartment and praised her for supporting her decision to becoming an actress. Her father on the other had vehemently opposed her decision of becoming an actress at the initial time. In may 2020, she lost her father .

Till date, Destiny Etiko has been a very nice and successful Nollywood actress and still hopes in putting in her best to make sure Nigerians remains Entertained.

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