Nigerian actress Funke Akindele is a year older today August 24th. The admirable actress is one of Nigeria’s biggest actors and has been a success since her break out about 8 years ago today.
- She rose to fame featuring in TV show, I Need To Know she however had her big break in 2009 hit movie Jenifa
- She is 38 years old today
- Funke Akindele studied Mass Communication at Ogun state polytechnic and bagged a degree in Law at Lagos state University
- Funke currently has a TV series Jenifa’s diary which airs on AIT and NTA
- In 2009 she won the Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role
- Funke Akindele was previously married to Kehinde Oleyede. The marriage didn’t last a year.
- She was born in Ikorodu