Nollywood actress, writer, and fashion designer Funmi Awelewa She’s well-known for her comedic performances in films, particularly when it comes to being abusive in Yoruba.
She’s come a long way in the film industry, and she’s established a reputation for herself as well as a fortune.
On October 12th, the funny actress was born. Her birth year, on the other hand, has remained a mystery. Her age is generally assumed to be in her early thirties. She was born in Ayeye, a suburb of Ibadan in the state of Oyo. Funmi is the second-to-last child to be born.
She attended Ibadan’s primary and secondary schools before earning a degree in Library Archival and Information from the University of Ibadan.
She made a debut in Nollywood after coming in contact with veteran filmmaker and actress Sola Kosoko who featured her in one of her drama series Osikenke in 2014.This exposed her to other roles in the movie industry, and since then, she’s been featured in numerous movies, including Moriyeba, among others.In 2018, she became a producer and released the movie Omo Ibadan, making her one of the actresses to look out for.
The comic actress was nominated as the Best Supporting Actress (Yoruba) by City People Movie Awards but lost it to Eniola Ajao.