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Funke Akindele turns 36!

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Nollywood actress and producer Funke Akindele Oloyede has turned 36 today!

Akindele worked as a TV actor for years, before switching for Nollywood, Nigeria’s movie industry.

Her first acting role was on Opa Williams ‘Naked Wire‘ before going on to star as ‘Bisi’ in the family oriented educative series ‘I need to know‘ which was sponsored by United Nations Population Fund.

Akindele is however more popularly known for producing her box hit movie series ’Jenifa‘ and ‘The Return of Jenifa‘ in which she plays the lead role.

She tied the knot with her beau Kenny Oloyede on May 28, 2012.

She has an OND in Mass Communication from the Ogun State Polytechnic and a law degree from the University of Lagos. She has often expressed her interest in going to law school.

Funke Akindele turns 36! | Nigerian Entertainment Today
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