Seyi Ashekun is a popular Nigerian Yoruba actress, movie producer and entrepreneur, known for her brilliant roles in Yoruba movies.
She was born in Ogun state in south western Nigeria. Date and year of her birth are however not known.
Seyi is a graduate of Mass Communication in one of the Nigerian Universities.
Her Acting Career
Seyi Ashekun began her acting career some years back when she featured in a famous television series, Soap Opera.
Seyi whose earliest dream was to be a tv presenter later found favour in acting, playing intriguing roles in movies.
She has so far starred in several Yoruba movies, some of which are:
• Esin mi
• Adakeja and many others.
Seyi is beautiful, creative and talented actress, gifted in interpreting roles in movies. She can fit into any character assigned her and she has been able to impress her numerous fans with her good delivery of roles in movies.
The on-screen diva is also a producer with several movie productions to her credit. Some of the movies produced by Seyi include Fifehanmi, Esin mi, Adakeja and many others.
Awards and Nominations
Seyi has made a big name for herself in the movie industry and has so far earned a good number of awards, most notably as:
• Best Yoruba Actress Award at the Best of Nollywood Awards (BON).
In an interview with The Vanguard, the award winner described it as an award that comes with God and hard work.
Seyi cites the iconic Nollywood star, Omotola Jalade as her role model because she is a good actress and an accomplished woman with four children.
Seyi’s marital status still remains unknown as she does not flaunt her husband on social media.
She was reported to have given birth to a bouncing baby boy in 2017 and a baby girl in March 2019 in a New York hospital respectively.
Seyi Ashekun is indeed one of the talents and most influential in Nollywood Yoruba movie industry with an estimated net worth of about $200,000 dollars.