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6 Popular Yoruba Actors Who Are Not Yoruba Ethnically by Benwallt(m): 4:06pm On Nov 20, 2023
Despite not being of Yoruba ethnicity, the Yoruba movie industry boasts remarkable actors. Some rose to fame within the Yoruba film industry, while others initially featured in English movies before transitioning to the Yoruba industry, showcasing their talent in both Yoruba and English movies.

In this article, we will look at 6 actors who are not Yoruba ethnically but have made a noticeable impact in the Yoruba movie industry.

Toyin Abraham
Toyin Abraham, often mistaken for being born in Ibadan because she grew up there, is actually from Edo. Toyin Abraham was born in Auchi, she has successfully made her mark in the limelight of the Yoruba movie industry.

Mercy Aigbe
Mercy Aigbe is a Nigerian actress, fashionista, director, and businesswoman. Although a very popular face in the industry, Mercy Aigbe is from Edo state.

Ricardo Agbor
Rykardo Agbor, known for his breakthrough role in the Yoruba film "Toko Taya," hails from Delta State. Before joining the Nollywood movie industry in 1992, Rykardo worked as a model. His acting journey commenced with his first role in the movie titled "Visa to Hell."

Fathia Williams (Fathia Balogun)
Fathia Williams born in February 1969 hails from the Urhobo ethnic group and has proven to be a versatile actor in the Yoruba movie industry. Despite her former name (Balogun) leading many to believe she is Yoruba, she is from the waterside local government area of Delta State in southern Nigeria.

Kelvin Ikeduba
Kelvin Ngozi Ikeduba, a Nigerian actor, clinched the Best Crossover Actor award at the Yoruba Movie Academy Awards (YMAA) in 2014. Despite being a native of Delta State, Ikeduba was born in Ebute-Metta, Lagos State.

Doris Simeon
Doris Simeon hails from Delta State. The veteran actress started her acting career in the Yoruba movie industry. Doris Simeon grew up in Lagos.
Re: 6 Popular Yoruba Actors Who Are Not Yoruba Ethnically by TemplarLandry: 4:08pm On Nov 20, 2023
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Re: 6 Popular Yoruba Actors Who Are Not Yoruba Ethnically by Benwallt(m): 4:09pm On Nov 20, 2023
This feet cannot happen in eastern Nigeria in the next 600 years.

The floor is wide open for you in southwest

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Re: 6 Popular Yoruba Actors Who Are Not Yoruba Ethnically by ukra: 4:11pm On Nov 20, 2023
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Regina Chukwu

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Re: 6 Popular Yoruba Actors Who Are Not Yoruba Ethnically by Benwallt(m): 4:13pm On Nov 20, 2023
ukra:
Fatia Balogun

She was initially married to Saheed Balogun before their union hit the rocks

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Re: 6 Popular Yoruba Actors Who Are Not Yoruba Ethnically by ukra: 4:14pm On Nov 20, 2023
Benwallt:


She was initially married to Saheed Balogun before their union hit the rocks
You're very correct
Re: 6 Popular Yoruba Actors Who Are Not Yoruba Ethnically by Benwallt(m): 4:15pm On Nov 20, 2023
ukra:
Regina Chukwu

There are more. Just mentioned this six from the lot
Re: 6 Popular Yoruba Actors Who Are Not Yoruba Ethnically by Benwallt(m): 4:15pm On Nov 20, 2023
ukra:
You're very correct

Re: 6 Popular Yoruba Actors Who Are Not Yoruba Ethnically by STEWpid(f): 4:25pm On Nov 20, 2023
Chai..




South West is a region flowing with milk and honey.

__One of the National Treasures of South West is the exposition to wide-range opportunities.

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Re: 6 Popular Yoruba Actors Who Are Not Yoruba Ethnically by Benwallt(m): 4:34pm On Nov 20, 2023
STEWpid:
Chai..




South West is a region flowing with milk and honey.

__One of the National Treasures of South West is the exposition to wide-range opportunities.


Even a cleaner in southwest is balling like PS in other region
Re: 6 Popular Yoruba Actors Who Are Not Yoruba Ethnically by sunnymighty(m): 5:09pm On Nov 20, 2023
ukra:
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Regina Chukwu

Nkechi Blessing .

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