Efe Irele

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Efe Irele
Born
Efeilomo Michelle Irele
NationalityNigerian
Occupation
  • Model
  • Actress
Websitewww.efeirele.com

Efeilomo Michelle Irele born (born 4 September[1]) is a Nigerian actress and model popularly known as Efe Irele.[2]

Early life and career[edit]

Efe Irele started her modeling career at the age of 15 featuring in various advertising.[3] She has a Bsc in Sociology from Bowen University and has a master's degree in Human Resource Management from University of Chester, UK.[4]

She ventured into modeling for artistes and starred in Burna Boy's Like to Party video in 2012. She also starred in Adekunle Gold's Sade video.[5] She has gone on the feature in several Nollywood movies and series including Real Side Chics, Wrong Kind of War, Ire’s Ire, Zahra,[6] Scandals [7][8]

Philanthropy and awards[edit]

Efe launched the Efe Irele Autism Foundation in 2018 to cater for autistic children.[9]

Year Award Category Result
2018 City People Entertainment Awards Best Upcoming Actress of the Year (English) Won[10]
Year Award Category Result
2018 City People Entertainment Awards Best New Actress of the Year (English) Won[10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Efe Irele Biography". MyBioHub.
  2. ^ "She's a Rising Star! See Efe Irele's Promo Shots by Kelechi Amadi-Obi". BellaNaija. September 4, 2015.
  3. ^ "Efe Irele Biography – Age, Movies". 360Dopes. August 15, 2018.
  4. ^ "'WINNING 2 MAJOR AWARDS IN ONE NIGHT IS A BIG DEAL FOR ME' – FAST RISING ACTRESS EFE IRELE TELLS CITY PEOPLE". CityPeople. September 20, 2018.
  5. ^ "I Am Not Going To Expose My Body For Attention -Efe Irele". Nigeriafilms.
  6. ^ "Zahra". NollywoodReinvented.
  7. ^ "Ghana meets Nigeria! Ramsey Nouah, Sophie Alakija to star in New TV Series "Scandals"". BellaNaija. July 11, 2017.
  8. ^ "I've a jealous lover — Efe Irele, Actress". Vanguard. October 20, 2018.
  9. ^ "Efe Irele foundation fetes autistic kids". Guardian. Retrieved 2018-01-04.
  10. ^ a b "NOMINEES FOR 2018 CITY PEOPLE MOVIE AWARDS [FULL LIST]". CityPeople. Retrieved 2018-09-08.