Ini Edo is an influential Nigerian actress who acts both in Nollywood and Hollywood movies.
There are quite a lot of things you might not have known about Ini Edo such as Ini Edo’s net worth, biography, career, and all these, we will be discussing in this post.
|Full Name||Ini Edo|
|Date of Birth||April 23rd, 1982|
|Parents||Mr. and Mrs.|
|Spouse||Philip Ehiagwina (ex-husband)|
|Net Worth||$2 Million|
Ini Edo Biography
Ini Edo was born on April 23rd, 1982 in the Akwa-Ibom State, Nigeria.
She was born into a family of three where she emerged as the first child of the family. She has to other younger siblings one of which is a male and the other appearing to be female.
Ini Edo spent her childhood in her hometown under strict restrictions and control by her parents. Her father was an elder at the church while her mother working as a teacher in a school.
While with her parents, Ini Edo had one elder cousin who was living with them and she was said to be working then, at a brewery in their town.
Ini Edo completed her primary and secondary education in Calabar, she studied her secondary education at the Cornelius Connely College to be specific.
After completing her basic education, she attended the University of Uyo where she has bagged a Bachelor’s Degree in Theatre Arts.
She then further proceeded to the University of Calabar to obtain a Degree in English Language.
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Ini Edo Career
Ini Edo was said not to have been so much interested in acting as from the start of her career.
She started acting at the age of 21 and the first debut movie she participated in a Thick Madam.
In the search for more jobs, Ini Edo kept auditioning for various movies and was lucky to eventually got discovered by one of the producers at an audition to be a very talented actor.
The producer was the one who helped her support her career and made her become a sort of upcoming focus in the industry. 2004 was the breakthrough year for Ini Edo as she partook in the then-popular movie, World Apart.
Ever since then, Ini Edo has been in the spotlight in the movie industry and has become one of the top-rated actresses.
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Ini Edo Net Worth
As of 2020, Ini Edo’s net worth is estimated to be $2 million which she made from her career as an actress, entrepreneurship, and ambassadorial deals.
Ini Edo Family Life
Ini Edo who was once married to Philip Ehiagwina has a divorce after six years of marriage due to reasons which were said to be “irreconcilable differences”.
Although the main reasons weren’t mentioned, we believe that for something to be irreconcilable, then it’s something that’s just too great.
Why then didn’t they had this talked put before marriage? Could it be they weren’t informed before then or what? Probably, this is a question for another day in another article.
Currently, Ini Edo is not married or engaged to anyone and remains as single as she has always been back in 2008 or less.
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Ini Edo Awards
- 2009 Best of Nollywood Awards for Best Actress in Leading Role (Yoruba)
- 2011 Zulu African Film Academy Awards for Best Indigenous Actress
- 2012 Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards for Honorarium Appreciation Award
- 2013 Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards for Female Viewers’ Choice
- 2013 Cross River Movie Award for Best Female Act
- 2018 ZAFAA Global Awards for Best Actress Of The Year
- 2015 Ghana Movie Awards for Best Actress (Africa Collaboration)
Ini Edo happens to be one of the celebrities with the highest profile in Nigeria. Her unique way of doing things makes her proof a unique lifestyle that is highly influenced by others.
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