Swipe Left Actress, #FunkeAkindeleBello popularly called #Jenifa‘ has shared her touching storu of her journey into the movie industry.
The 40-year-old told #CNN#AfricanVoices’ that she did never knew she would be this popular and even celebrated when she started her career as a cast in one of the biggest sitcoms in Lagos, called #INeedToKnow’.
Again she revealed that she is currently working on another TV series, #Industreet’
“Growing up was fun for me having the support of my mum, she believed so much in my talent, though my dad never wanted me to be an actor – he wanted me to be a lawyer.”
“When I started ‘I Need To Know’, I never thought I would be this celebrated. I was 20 years old then. When I shot the pilot I just wanted to do it, I wanted to showcase my God-given talent… I remember the director telling me I was overacting because I was excited about it.”
“Jenifa is witty, she’s crazy, she’s a go-getter, she doesn’t want to take no for an answer and I think I have that – I don’t want to take no for an answer.”
“All I can say is I’m grateful, it’s not easy for you to work hard and people appreciate you.” #TheTTshow
Funke Akindele: “I never thought I would be this celebrated” On this week's CNN’s ‘African Voices’, Nigerian filmmaker Funke Akindele-Bello talked about her career and decision to focus on up and coming stars. Akindele has been a household name since her days on the screen as Bisi in "I Need to Know." Funke Akindele wins Best Actress in a Comedy at the 2017 AMVCAs ....read more here:http://www.makinmagazine.com/funke-akindele-i-never-thought-i-would-be-this-celebrated/ #funkeakindele, #industreet, #jjcskillz.
Video alert #industreet@obadice26 as DDREAM ft @sonorouskanye CONTROLLER a song from the television drama. Full episodes available on WWW.SCENEONE.TV home of Nollywood entertainment. Watch full video on our YouTube channel SCENEONE PRODUCTIONS Video directed by @mrmoemusa music produced by @officialpuffytee https://youtu.be/RNO19XMZO48
The wait is over and we are super excited! The highly anticipated #INDUSTREET drama series starring the amazing Linda Ejiofor @ihuomalindaejiofor is now live!
Go see it and be sure to look out for Dianne.
Head on over to www.sceneone.tv right now to watch the first two episodes of this entertaining series based on the music industry! #Industreet#SceneOne#LindaEjiofor