Without a doubt, 2021 has been an amazing year for some Nollywood Yoruba actresses in the movie industry. However, as the year is almost over, it is reasonable to list the names of some actresses who had amazing acting careers in 2021.
Below are the top 6 Yoruba Nollywood actresses in 2021.
1. Funke Akindele
Funke Akindele is a Yoruba Nollywood actress and producer. She is one of the most popular and successful actresses in the movie industry. After starting her acting career in the 1999s, Funke Akindele has evolved into an actress with several awards and nominations. However, we can all agree that has certainly enjoyed a successful career in 2021, as she starred in a blockbuster movie like “Dwindle, and several others.
2. Iyabo Ojo
Iyabo Ojo is a Yoruba Nollywood actress and movie director. She is one of the most respected actresses in the movie industry. Iyabo Ojo started her career in 1998 and has featured in more than 150 movies. The mother of 3 also enjoyed a successful career in 2021, as she starred in blockbuster movies like “Under The Carpet”, Kosiwa, and several others.
3. Mercy Aigbe
Mercy Aigbe is a Yoruba Nollywood actress, movie director, and businesswoman. Mercy Aigbe began her acting career after starring in a tv series titled “Papa Ajasco”, however, since then, she has evolved into one of the most successful actresses in the movie industry. Mercy Aigbe is among the Yoruba actresses who enjoyed a successful career in 2021.
4. Biodun Okeowo
Biodun Okeowo is a Yoruba Nollywood actress, and movie producer. . Biodun Okeowo started her acting career in 2006 after starring in a movie titled Eniyemi. Ever since then, she has grown into one of the most sought-after actresses in the movie industry. Biodun Okeowo also had an amazing career in 2021, as she was featured in several Nollywood movies.
5. Liz Dasilva
Liz Dasilva is a beautiful Yoruba actress who is often portrayed as a s*x symbol. She is one of the hottest actresses in the industry and has appeared in several hit movies. Her good looks and professionalism in movies are key factors that contributed to her success.
6. Mide Martins
She has been in the Yoruba acting scene for many years and her top-notch skills and talent cannot be overemphasized. Mide Martins is one of the hottest actresses who have rocked our screens and churned out many entertaining movies. The actress and producer is the daughter of the late Funmi Martins who has become a force to reckon with. She is happily married to a popular Yoruba actor and director, Afeez Owo.
7. Jumoke Odetola