Latest Mercy Aigbe Movies 2017 | Best Movies & Filmography
This banker turned Yoruba actress is from Benin, Edo state. Her debut movie alongside Yinka Quadri in 2002 gave her an immediate boost in her acting career and since then she has become a popular name in Yoruba film industry.
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Popularly referred to as Osas, Aigbe attended Comprehensive High School, Maryland, Lagos, The Polytechnic Ibadan and finally University of Lagos where she studied Theatre Arts. She hit the limelight after featuring in the Wemimo Film produced movie, ‘Ara’ and has featured in well over 70 other movies and has produced some, the latest of which is ‘Life After Marriage’, which features Ghanaian actress, Juliet Ibrahim. In 2009, she was named Best Yoruba actress by City People Awards and Afro Hollywood Award, U.K. She achieved the same feat in 2012. Her 2011 movie, Osas (Omoge Benin) dragged to her door step a lot of controversies as many alleged she jacked the idea from Jenifa, a movie produced by Funke Akindele but Aigbe is quick to refute such claims. She is married to Larry Gentry and has two kids.
Mercy Aigbe emerged as the best dressed at the recently held African magic viewer’s choice awards.