Seyi Edun is a Yoruba actress who is popularly known as I am Shy. She is a fast rising actress and a movie producer. She features majorly in Yoruba movies and she joins the industry in the year 2009 through her younger sister who happens to be a scriptwriter. It was in the year 2009 that she graduated from house of Wisdom cancus. She also produced her first movie in the same year. She revealed in an interview that she can never be caught fleeting excessively in the movie and she can never share a wet kiss in the movie and also she can never appear naked in the movie. Seyi Edun is currently married to another nollywood actor Adeniyi Johnson.
Seyi Edun also noted in an interview with sunday scoop that having to speak only Yoruba in a movie was her most challenging role. She said , “ My most challenging role was in the movie , Ogo Olorun , which I co -produced . In that movie , I had to speak Yoruba all through. It was quite challenging because all the lines had to be delivered in Yoruba language without blending it with English .
Edun also maintained that her greatest asset was her level of thinking . She added , “ My greatest asset is my level of thinking and coordination . I think I am doing well in that area . It is one of the things that endear people to me .”
His full name is Durojayeola Oluwakemi Kuti and she is popularly known as Jaiye Kuti. She has created a lasting impression in Yoruba movies, series and soaps on TV stations across Nigeria and she is well known for her energetic role in movies. This famous actress is from Ogun state Yewa Ayetoro Egbado to be precise. Jaiye Kuti chose acting as a career because she has always has passion for acting since her childhood days. Her acting career started with registration with AGM which is an acting associate of Nigeria after which she has gone through artist audition. She started with English Soap Opera. Jaiye Kuti had her debut film in the year 2002 in the Tv series Laugh patterns which has helped her to become a famous actress.
Before joining the Yoruba film industry she started with Adebayo Salami Oga Bello and then joined Prince Jide Kosoko’s team for script writing and acting. In 2014 she stated that it is impossible for her to have a wet kiss on the screen. In 2016 she was honoured with the post of an ambassador in Lagos State polytechnic, this was due to her contribution to nollywood film industry.
Jaiyeola Kuti has been happily married to Lanre Kuti, they got married on August 31st 2000 so this year 2000 on August would be their 20th year anniversary. They are blessed with two lovely children a boy and a girl. She is one of the A-LIST actresses in nollywood.
Modupe Jaiyesimi is an outstanding yoruba movie actress. She started acting right from her Secondary School days but then she could not really do much. However after she finished from the polytechnic she started working with the Punch Newspapers while at it she met one of the artists at the custom office she spoke to him about her interest in acting but then he put her through from there. She started acting fully in 1990 and since then she has not look back. She revealed in an interview that she cannot kiss on set but she can only peck and she said she cannot kiss any other man apart from her husband.
Modupe in an interview reveals why she prefer to live in ibadan, She said “Yes, Ibadan is my base. I like to be in Ibadan because it will enable me to go to any location around the South West, being at the centre point. Ibadan is the place where I was born. That is why I prefer to be in Ibadan.”