Many Nigeria actors and actresses speaks different languages especially Igbo,hausa,Yoruba and English. Although they didn't come from that particular ethnic group but yet they can still speak their language perfectly. Below are are list of Yoruba actors but yet their are not from Yoruba:
1. Kelvin Ikeduba from Delta State.
He is a Nigerian actor who in 2014 won the award for Best Cross Over Actor at the Yoruba Movie Academy Awards.
Kelvin Ikeduba is predominantly known for his diversity in the Nigerian movie industry as he has been featured in Nollywood movies where the english language is commonly used in their productions and also has been featured in diverse Yoruba only speaking movies produced by the Yoruba movie industry of Nigeria.
2. Mercy Aigbe from Edo State.
Mercy Aigbe Gentry is a well-known Nigerian actress who has starred in a great number of Nollywood films, in particular, Yoruba movies.
She is really a very talented lady with many fans all over the world. She is from Edo State yet she can still speak Yoruba perfectly.
3.Toyin Abraham from Edo State.
Toyin Abraham is one of the most popular actresses in Nollywood. She is a film actress, filmmaker, director and producer.
she came into the Nigerian film industry in 2003.
She spent her early life in Ibadan, the capital of Oyo State in south western Nigeria. Toyin Abraham has starred in many Yoruba movies.
4. Doris Simeon from Edo State.
Doris Simeon is a Nigerian Yoruba and English actress. Simeon started with a part in three episodes of the Papa Ajasco comedy series.
Doris Simeon is an actress with ability to double as master of ceremony and TV show host.
5. Rykardo Agbor from Delta State.
He is one of the talented cross-over actors. Rykardo Agbor hails from Delta State in the southern part of Nigeria but was born in Lagos State where he grew up.
He is one of the very few actors that features in both English and Yoruba movies.
6. Rachael Onigafrom Delta State.
Rachael Oniga is a Nigerian film actress. She Originally from Eku, Delta State in Southern Nigeria , She was born on 23 May 1957 in Ebutte Metta, Lagos State.
She has featured in notable Nigerian Yoruba films such as Sango, Ogunyemi, Wale Adenuga’s television series, Super story.
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