Nollywood actress, filmmaker and director, Yewande Adekoya, turned 35 today, January 20, and she decided to celebrate it with beautiful makeup photos on her Instagram page.
Yewande began acting in 2002 with Alphabash Music And Theatre Group. She scripted and produced her first English content in 2006 titled “Life Secret” and her first Yoruba film, titled Igbo Dudu in 2009.
She had produced, directed and featured in several Nigerian films such as Omo Elemosho, a 2012 Nigerian film that featured Bimbo Oshin. The film also received 5 nominations at the 10th Africa Movie Academy Awards.
Yewande was nominated for most promising Actress in a Yoruba film in 2012 and Best supporting actress in a Yoruba film in 2013. In 2014, she bagged Best actress in a leading role at the Best of Nollywood Awards and on July 2014.
Also in December 2014, she bagged the Best New Actress award and Most promising actress award “City People Entertainment Awards” and “Yoruba Movie Academy Awards” respectively.
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