Akindele Bello Olufunke Ayotunde popularly known as Funke Akindele or Jenifer is a Nigerian actress and producer. She was born on August 24th, 1977, in Ikorodu, Lagos State, Nigeria.
Funke is the second of three children two girls and a boy, Funke Akindele’s mother is a Medical Doctor while her father is a retired School Principal.
Funke Akindele Education
Funke Akindele obtained an Ordinary National Diploma (OND) in Mass Communication from the former Ogun State Polytechnic, now Moshood Abiola Polytechnic.
Funke Akindele Career
Funke Akindele starred in the sitcom I Need to Know from 1998 to 2002, and in 2009 she won the Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role. She played the lead character in the show Jenifa’s Diary, for which she was named Best Actress in a Comedy at the 2016 Africa Magic Viewer’s Choice Awards.
Funke Akindele came into limelight after starring in popular United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) sponsored sitcom I Need to Know, which ran from 1998 to 2002. Funke played Bisi, a curious but highly intelligent secondary school student. Funke Akindele’s big break came in 2008 when she appeared in the movie Jenifa’s diary.
In January 2018, there was a controversy when it was reported that Akindele would get her Hollywood debut in Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War as she was listed as a member of the cast on IMDb. Mainstream Nigerian press reported that she was set to star in Infinity War as the guard Dora Milaje, citing IMDb. Some weeks later her name was replaced with that of fellow Nigerian actress Genevieve Nnaji, with Akindele’s upload shown to have been a hack.
In February 2018, it was reported that Senate President and Chairman of the National Assembly, Dr. Bukola Saraki has advised Marvel Studios to feature Akindele in Infinity War.
In July 2016, in an interview, she stated she was acting less in the Yoruba film industry at that time because of piracy.
Funke Akindele plays the lead character in the ongoing hit TV show Jenifa’s Diary, alongside Fisayo Ajisola, Falz, Juliana Olayode, and Aderounmu Adejumoke. The show is a spin-off from the movie Jenifa’s diary. The 2018 comedy film Moms at War stars Funke Akindele and Michelle Dede.
In July 2019, Funke Akindele started a new web series, ‘Aiyetoro Town, a spinoff from her popular TV series, ‘Jenifa’s Diary, She is also the CEO of Scene One Film Production.
Funke Akindele personal life
On May 26, 2012, Akindele married Adeola Kehinde Oloyede. The couple divorced in July 2013, citing irreconcilable differences. Akindele married Nigerian rapper JJC Skillz in London in May 2016.
Her pregnancy remours were among the top searched results on Google search engine in August 2017. Akindele gave birth to twin boys in December 2018 and has several step-children.
Funke Akindele husband
Funke Akindele got married to Nigerian rapper JJC Skillz in London in May 2016 till date the couple’s were still together.
Funke Akindele gave birth to twin boys in December 2018 and has several step-children. She set up a non-governmental organization known as the Jenifa Foundation, which aims at providing young people with vocational skills.
Funke Akindele height
Funke Akindele in centimeters– 170 cm in meters-1.70 m in feet inches– 5’7”
Funke Akindele Age
Funke Akindele was born 24 August 1977 (how to calculate Funke Akindele Age) 1977 – this year = Funke Akindele Age
Funke Akindele Net Worth
How much is Funke Akindele Worth: Akindele-Bello Olufunke Ayotunde is a Nigerian actress and producer and she has a network worth $3.5 million.
Funke Akindele Bello Net worth: $3.5million
Funke Akindele house
Funke Akindele has more than 5 house’s. Funke Akindele’s new house is located in Amen Estate, Ibeju Lekki, Lagos state Nigeria, Amen Estate is a vast area of land owned by Lagos businessman and politician, Babatunde Gbadamosi Funke’s new home Is called ‘Afin’ according to the architectural design It’s a 7-bed detached mansion that features airy terraces and casement windows.
The home boasts of the finest porcelain and granite floor tiles, elegant POP ceilings, fully fitted kitchen with granite worktops, fitted wardrobes, Jacuzzi steam bath with shower in the elegant master bedroom bath, and various other luxury components
When it comes to the car’s which Funke Akindele Bello have, hmm, Funke Akindele has some expensive cars you won’t believe of.
Funke Akindele Bentley Continental GT
The Bentley Continental GT is a mid-size, front-engine, all-wheel drive, five-door luxury crossover marketed by Bentley, beginning with the model year 2016. Its body is manufactured at the Volkswagen Zwickau-Mosel plant, and then painted by Paintbox Editions in Ban bury, and finally assembled at the company’s Crew factory.
The car has a top speed of 190 miles per hour (306 km/h) and zero to 60mph in just 3.8 seconds (0 to 100 km/h in 3.9 seconds).
MSRP: From $160,000
Curb weight: 5,264 lbs
Dimensions: 202″ L x 79″ W x 69″ H
Horsepower: 443 hp
Engine: 3.0 L V6
Tire size: P285/45R21.
Funke Akindele Toyota Prado SUV
The car has the following features; it is a full-size four-wheel-drive vehicle in the Land Cruiser range. It is produced by the Japanese carmaker, Toyota. The Prado is one of the smaller vehicles in the range. She drives this car to a video shoot location.
Funke Akindele Net worth: $3.5million
Funke Akindele Lamborghini Aventador
The Lamborghini Aventador is a sports car manufactured by Italian automotive manufacturer Lamborghini replacing the previous V10 offering, the Gallardo.
The Huracán made its worldwide debut at the 2014 Geneva Auto Show and was released in the market in the second quarter of 2014.
The LP 610-4 designation comes from the car having a 610 metric horsepower and 4 wheel drive, while LP stands for “Longitudinal posterior”, which refers to the longitudinal mid-rear engine position.
This is the most expensive luxury car we have spotted her with. it has the following features.
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