Tomiwa Tegbe is a popularly known award-winning Nigerian actor.
He was born on May 22, 1990. Tomiwa hails from Ibadan, Oyo State but currently based in Lagos.
Tomiwa Tegbe had his primary and secondary education in Ibadan respectively.
He later obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Management and Toxicology from the Federal University of Agriculture (FUNAAB), Abeokuta, Ogun State.
Tegbe began his acting career professionally in 2011.
He acted his first movie, “Valour” by Niyi Akinmolayan, which also has the cast of Wole Ojo and Ivie Okujaye.
His brilliant performance in the movie gave him roles in subsequent movies.
He was shot to fame and recognition in Nollywood after playing intriguing roles as Wasiu in “MTV Shuga” and James in “My Siblings and I”.
Tomiwa has so far starred in several Nollywood movies, some of which are:
• On the Real
• MTV Shuga
• My Siblings and I
• How to Marry a Billionaire
• Psycho, 3 is a company
• To have and to hold
• On the Real
• Ehis Bitters
• Growing Old among numerous others.
Tomiwa Tegbe has a good look, creative, skillful and highly talented Nollywood actor, known for amazing interpretation of roles in movies. He can fit into any character assigned him and his style of acting is widely loved and cherished by his many fans.
Movie producers and directors in the industry also see the abundant talents in him and prefer to feature him in most movies.
He is also versatile, goal oriented and a force to reckon with in the movie industry.
Tomiwa cites top key players in the movie industry like Joke Silver, Nse Ikpe Etim and Gabriel Afolayan as his role models for their excellent performance in acting.
Awards and Nominations
Tomiwa Tegbe has in the course of his acting career won a number of awards and nominations notably as the 2019 Winner of the Award for Fast Rising actor of the Year at Starzz Awards alongside the likes of Somto Eze, Ab Usen and Chimezie Imo. The event was held in Lagos.
Tomiwa is still single but nothing much is known about his relationship. He keeps his family affairs top secret from the public and social media.
Tomiwa Tegbe is a force to reckon with in Nollywood with an estimated net worth of about $150,000 dollars.