Bimbo Akintola

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Bimbo Akintola
Born (1970-05-05) May 5, 1970 (age 48)
NationalityNigerian
Alma materUniversity of Ibadan (B.A)
OccupationActress
Years active1995–present

Bimbo Akintola is a Nigerian actress.[1][2][3][4]

Early life and education[edit]

Akintola was born on May 5, 1970 [5] to a father from Oyo State and a mother from Edo State. She had her primary education at Maryland Convent Private School, Maryland, Lagos State. She proceeded to Command Day Secondary School, Lagos. She earned a degree in Theater Arts from University of Ibadan.[6][7]

Career[edit]

Her debut acting was when she featured in the film OWO BLOW in 1995 alongside Femi Adebayo and followed up with Out of Bounds in 1997[8] with Richard Mofe Damijo. She was nominated for Best Actress in a Leading role at the 2013 Nollywood Movies Awards.

Selected filmography[edit]

Television series[edit]

Year: Title: Role Director: Ref
2015 Husbands of Lagos N/A N/A [9]
2016 Ere Egele N/A Kunle Afolayan

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bimbo Akintola, Toyin Oshinaike in troubled union". punchng.com. Archived from the original on 14 August 2014. Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  2. ^ "Bimbo Akintola, Falode canvass support for working mothers". punchng.com. Archived from the original on 14 August 2014. Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  3. ^ "Age is no barrier to marriage – Bimbo Akintola". punchng.com. Archived from the original on 14 August 2014. Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  4. ^ "Bimbo Akintola cries out: I don't need a husband!". vanguardngr.com. Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  5. ^ "30 Nigerian entertainers presently in the league of 40s". Nigerian Entertainment Today. December 9, 2015.
  6. ^ "Bimbo Akintola Biography". gistus.com. Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  7. ^ "Why I Am Not Yet Married At 42..Bimbo Akintola". cknnigeria.com. Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  8. ^ "Out of Bounds". Internet Movie Database. Retrieved 25 October 2014.
  9. ^ "'Husbands of Lagos' Meet cast of upcoming TV series [Photos]". Pulse Nigeria. Chidumga Izuzu. Retrieved 16 March 2013.

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