The Nigerian entertainment industry is blessed with lots of actresses who can interpret multiple roles in movies. Some of these entertainers have made fame in the Yoruba movie industries and have been recognized among Yoruba indigenous actresses.
In this article, I will be sharing with you two Edo State-born celebrities who have achieved success in Yoruba Movies.
#1. Mercy Aigbe
Mercy Aigbe is a successful actress and movie producer, she became famous in the entertainment industry after featuring in lots of Yoruba movies. Since her debut in the entertainment industry, she has achieved more success in Yoruba movies than other movies. Some of her merit awards include; Best Actress in Yoruba award, Best Indigenous Language (Yoruba) (2014), Best Actress in a Supporting Role in Yoruba movie, Best Actress in an Indigenous Movie Nomination (non-English speaking language), Yoruba Movie Personality of the year, and many others.
Despite her achievements in the Yoruba Movie Industry, it may interest you to know that the beautiful woman is not a Yoruba woman but hails from Benin city, the capital city of Edo state.
Below are pictures of the beautiful actress.
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#2. Toyin Abraham
Toyin Abraham is another actress that is making waves in the Yoruba Entertainment Industry. Her good works in the entertainment industry have earned her lots of movie awards and recognitions. She has directed and produced lots of blockbuster movies.
Some of her fans don't know she is not a native of Yoruba land because of how well she interprets roles given to her in Yoruba movies. The multi-talented movie star hails from Auchi, Edo State, Nigeria.
Which of these actresses came as a surprise to you? Share your thoughts in the comment section.
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