Adesua Etomi Biography – Tolulope Adesuwa Etomi popularly known as Adesua Etomi is a Nigerian Nollywood actress, television personality, social media personality and a model. She was born on 22nd February 1988 in Owerri, Imo State in the south eastern part of Nigeria.
This year February 2019 the actress celebrated her 31 year birthday and She is the youngest of three siblings. Her father is a soldier of Esan descent while her mother is an engineer of Yoruba descent.
Adesua Etomi Education | Adesua Etomi Biography
Adesua Etomi attended Corona School in Victoria Island, Lagos and obtained her First School Leaving Certificate. While in Corona School, Adesua Etomi joined the drama club at the age of 7 years old.
After her primary school education, Adesua Etomi proceeded to Queens College in Lagos and obtained her West African Senior School Certificate. After completing her secondary school education, Adesua Etomi relocated to United Kingdom with her family.
While in United Kingdom, Adesua Etomi obtained a Diploma in Physical Theatre, Musical Theatre and Performing Arts from the City College Coventry. After obtaining her diploma certificate in Theatre Arts, Adesua Etomi proceeded to University of Wolverhampton in United Kingdom and graduated with a first class honours degree in Drama and Performing Arts.
Adesua Etomi Career | Adesua Etomi Biography
After completing her studies in United Kingdom, Adesua Etomi returned to Nigeria and joined the Nigerian movie industry (Nollywood) in 2014 and acted in her first movie “Knocking on the Heavens Door”.
In 2016, Adesua Etomi won the Best Actress in a drama at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards for her role in the 2015 romantic drama film titled “Falling” alongside with Majid Michel and Desmond Elliot.
Adesua Etomi has acted in more than 80 movies which include The Arbitration, The Wedding Party, Falling, Knocking on the Heavens Door, A Soldier’s Story, Out of Luck, Couple of Days, 10 Days in Sun City, Brave, The Call, Suga, etc.
Adesua Etomi played the role of Shiela in the fourth and fifth seasons of Shuga, a television soap opera about HIV/AIDS prevention. Adesua Etomi knows how to interpret her role very well. She is very talented, beautiful and intelligent.
Adesua Etomi Awards
Adesua Etomi have won five awards throughout her acting career and have been nominated 11 times for different prestigious awards. Her first award was Foresight Theater Awards 2019 where she won the Best Performance in a devised Piece of work.
In 2014, Adesua Etomi was nominated as Most Promising Actress at the Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards. The same year, she won the Best New actress award at the Nollywood Reinvented Awards.
In 2015, Adesua Etomi was norminated for “Golden Actress in a Lead Role” at Golden Movie Awards, the same year, she won the “Discovery of the Year” and “Actress of the Year – Big screen” at the Golden Movie Awards and ELOY Awards respectively. She was also norminated for the “Best Actress award” at the 2015 Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards. other awards she was norminated for are “Best On-screen duo” and “Female Viewer’s Choice” both at 2015 Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards.
In 2016, Adesua Etomi won the “Best Actress in a Drama (Movie/TV series)” at 2016 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards and was norminated for “Best Actress in Leading role” at 12th Africa Movie Academy Awards but failed to win the “Golden Actress” and “Best Actress in Leading Role” at Golden Movie Awards and Nigeria Entertainment Awards respectively.
In 2017, Adesua Etomi thought did not claim any award but she was norminated again for Best Actress Drama/TV Series at 2017 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards and “Best Lead Actress In A Film” at 2017 Nigeria Entertainment Awards.
Adesua Etomi Personal Life | Adesua Etomi Biography
In February 2017 Adesua Etomi got engaged to Banky W and they both got married on 19th November 2017.
The wedding reception was graced by dignitaries, high class personalities and popular celebrities from the Nigerian entertainment industry.
Adesua Etomi Net Worth
Adesua Etomi is currently one of the richest and most influential actress in Nigeria with an estimated net worth of $500,000.
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Adesua Etomi Biography – Age, Education, Personal Life, Career and Net Worth