Funke Akindele

Olufunke Ayotunde Akindele
Jenifa

Personal Info

Gender:
Female
Born:
August 24

(48 years)
Birthplace:
Ikorodu, Lagos
Nationality:
Nigeria

Funke Akindele

Olufunke Ayotunde Akindele
Jenifa

Biography

Funke Akindele-Bello, popularly referred to as Funke Akindele or Jenifa, is a Nigerian politician as well as a filmmaker, director, actor, and producer born as the second of three children on August 24, 1977, in Ikorodu, Lagos State, Nigeria.
She attended Grace Children's School in Gbagada, Lagos State, graduated from Moshood Abiola Polytechnic with an Ordinary National Diploma (OND) in mass communication, and later went on to the University of Lagos to receive a law degree.
She is a multi-award-winning filmmaker with credits for the top 3 highest-grossing Nollywood movies of all time.

Personal Info

Gender:
Female
Born:
August 24

(48 years)
Birthplace:
Ikorodu, Lagos
Nationality:
Nigeria

Biography

Funke Akindele-Bello, popularly referred to as Funke Akindele or Jenifa, is a Nigerian politician as well as a filmmaker, director, actor, and producer born as the second of three children on August 24, 1977, in Ikorodu, Lagos State, Nigeria.
She attended Grace Children's School in Gbagada, Lagos State, graduated from Moshood Abiola Polytechnic with an Ordinary National Diploma (OND) in mass communication, and later went on to the University of Lagos to receive a law degree.
She is a multi-award-winning filmmaker with credits for the top 3 highest-grossing Nollywood movies of all time.

Most Popular Movies

8.6
₦1,404,187,806
7.8
₦668,056,556
0.0
₦636,129,120
0.0
₦387,540,749
0.0
₦186,340,948
0.0
₦180,264,964
0.0
₦93,697,726
10.0
₦43,924,110
0.0
₦38,559,574
0.0
₦35,000,000

Filmography

Acting (53)

2023
8.6
as Jedidah Judah
2023
8.6
as Jedidah Judah
2023
0.0
as Jolade
2023
0.0
as Jolade
2023
7.8
2023
7.8
2022
8.8
as Patricia
2022
8.8
as Patricia
2022
7.8
2022
7.8
2021
10.0
as Officer Tolani
2021
10.0
as Officer Tolani
2020
0.0
2020
0.0
2019
0.0
as Kemi Ajadi
2019
0.0
as Kemi Ajadi
2019
0.0
as Betty
2019
0.0
as Betty
2018
0.0
as Tinu Beecroft
2018
0.0
as Tinu Beecroft
2017
0.0
as Agnes
2017
0.0
as Agnes
2017
0.0
2017
0.0
2015
0.0
2015
0.0
2015
0.0
as Jenifa
2015
0.0
as Jenifa
2014
0.0
2014
0.0
2014
0.0
2014
0.0
2012
0.0
2012
0.0
2012
0.0
2012
0.0
2012
0.0
2012
0.0
2011
0.0
2011
0.0
2010
0.0
as Lefty
2010
0.0
as Lefty
2009
0.0
2009
0.0
2009
0.0
2009
0.0
2008
0.0
2008
0.0
2008
0.0
2008
0.0
2008
0.0
as Jenifa
2008
0.0
as Jenifa
2007
0.0
2007
0.0
2000
0.0
2000
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
as Secretary
0.0
as Secretary
0.0
0.0
0.0
as Isioma
0.0
as Isioma
0.0
as Isioma
0.0
as Isioma
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0

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