In most business settings, having a couple in the same workspace is frowned upon. However, the entertainment sector deviates from the standard.
Some Nollywood stars have managed to retain their cool and are happily married, while still enjoying their romances and the glitz and glamour of working together in the same profession.
In this article, I will show you six Nollywood stars who got married to their colleagues.
1. Olu Jacobs:
When it comes to a successful marriage, Olu Jacobs and Joke Silva come to mind. These two Nollywood legends have been married for nearly 30 years and are unquestionably the industry's most powerful pair. They've weathered the storms, and their union might easily serve as a model for future couples in the profession.
2. Richard Damijo:
After the death of his first wife, top Nollywood actor Richard Mofe Damijo or RMD married his heartthrob, Jumobi Adegbesan Damijo, in 2000. Before her nuptials, Jumobi worked as a presenter for Africa Independent Television (AIT). They have five children and are very proud of them.
3. Banky W:
Banky W and his actress wife, Adesua Etomi, are a charming pair who married in 2017 after starring in the film The Wedding Party as husband and wife.
4. Funke Akindele:
In 2016, Funke Akindele-Bello married Abdul Rasheed Bello aka JJC Skillz, a Nigerian rapper and composer. The pair is parents to twin boys and is one of the most well-known couples in the country.
5. Mide Martins:
Mide Martins, a Nollywood actress and the daughter of late Funmi Martins, is married to actor Afeez Abiodun Owo. They have been married for over 17 years and are the proud parents of two beautiful daughters.
6. Patrick Doyle:
Patrick Doyle, ace broadcaster, seasoned actor, and media personality, and Nollywood actress Ireti Doyle have been married for almost 20 years. After a period of separation, the two reconnected.
Which of these couples is your favorite?
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