Latest Funke Akindele Movies 2017 | Best JENIFA Movies & Filmography
Olufunke Ayotunde Akindele AKA “JENIFA”, was born on the 24th of August, 1976 at Ikorodu,Lagos.
Funke is a 41-year-old Nigerian actress who came to limelight through the features in UNFPA sitcom “I Need To Know” from 1998 – 2002. Funke Akindele stands tall as the only Yoruba actress to have won an AMAA Best Actress in leading role award for her 2009 movie ‘Jenifa’
Funke started acting on a big scale, playing Bisi in the United Nations sponsored series, ‘I Need To Know’ alongside Caroline King and other popular actors. She acquired her National Diploma in Mass-Communication at Ogun State Polytechnic after which she furthered her education at University of Lagos to acquire Her Degree in Law – she returned to the movies after shortly after.
Funke Akindele Movies & Filmography:
She has featured in over 100 movies and owns her movie production outfit, Scene One Productions, from which she released her 2009 hit ‘Jenifa’ and other movies like ‘Omo Ghetto’, ‘Ojo Ketala’, ‘Jenifa Dream‘, and others.