Damilola Adegbite is a popular Nigerian actress, model, and television personality, best known for her role in the soap opera ‘Tinsel‘.
Other stars actors that appeared in ‘Tinsel‘ included Ireti Doyle, Victor Olaotan, Funlola Aofiyebi-Raimi, Kalu Ikeagwu and Gbenro Ajibade. She also played the role of Kemi Williams in the movie ‘Flower Girl‘.
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Damilola Adegbite Profile
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Full name: Damilola Adegbite
Date of birth: 18th May, 1985
Age: 34 years old
Place of birth: Surulere, Lagos State
Education: Queen’s College in Yaba, Lagos
Marital status: Divorced
Spouse: Chris Attoh (m. 2015 – 2017)
Children: Brian Nii Ayittey Olaferomi Attoh
Occupation: Actress, model
Net worth: $300,000
Damilola Adegbite Biography, Date Of Birth, Age, Early Life, Family And Education
Damilola Adegbite was born on the 18th of May, 1985 in Surulere, Lagos State into a family of four. Her father was a civil servant and her Mum, a teacher. She grew up in Lagos State, where she also had her early primary education.
After completing her primary school, Damilola Adegbite proceeded to Queen’s College in Yaba, Lagos where she obtained her SSCE. Damilola further gained admission to study business administration at the Baptist Christian Nigerian university owned Bowen University in Iwo, Osun State.
Damilola Adegbite is a talented actress who never fails in interpreting any given roles. Just like many other actresses in the industry, Damilola discovered her acting talents at and early age and was always involved in one theatre even or the other.
Her first role in as a professional actress was in the popular soap opera, ‘Tinsel‘ where she played Thelema Duke.
Since then, she has also been featured in a good number of movies including Ayo Makun’s 2018 movie, ‘Merrymen: The Real Yoruba Demons’ with popular stars like Jim Iyke, Falz and AY himself. We’ll be listing down some of her movies below.
In August 2014, Damilola Adegbite got engaged to Ghanaian actor Chris Attoh whom she met on set of the soap opera Tinsel. They welcomed their first son, Brian in September 2014 and got married on the 14th of February, 2015 in a private wedding in Accra, Ghana.
In September 2017, news broke out that Adegbite’s marriage to Chris Attoh had crashed. The rumour was further proved truth after Adegbite deleted her Chris’ photos (including the ones they took together) from her Instagram wall. Some hours later, Chris Attoh confirmed in an interview that the marriage was over.
Damilola Adegbite’s Movies
Damilola Adegbite has been featured in more than 200 Nollywood movies. She has acted alongside popular stars like Teni Aofeyebi, Patrick Doyle, Ahide Adum, Angela Adiele and Tosan Edremoda-Ugbeye
Some of her popular movies include:
• From Lagos with Love
• Flower Girl
• 6 Hours To Christmas
• Banana Island Ghost
• Merrymen: The Real Yoruba Demons
• Coming from Insanity
• Heaven’s Hell
• The Missing
• Tinsel (2008–2012)
• Before 30 (2015–present)
- Before 30 (2015–present)
- Tinsel (2008–2012)
- The V Monologues
Awards and Nominations
Damilola Adegbite has gotten a good number of awards and nominations since she first played her role as a professional actress. Some of her awards and nominations include:
• Best Actress in a TV Series at the 2011 Nigeria Entertainment Awards
• Film Actress of the Year at the 2013 ELOY Awards (nominated)
• Best Actress in a Leading Role at the 2014 Nollywood Movie Awards (Nominated)
Damilola Adegbite Net Worth
Damilola Adegbite is really doing very well in the Nollywood industry. From being featured in one of the biggest movies to winning an award as the Best Actress in a TV Series at the 2011 Nigeria Entertainment Awards.
In 2017, she became endorsed Instant Pickup Laundry Services’s ambassador, alongside Annie Idibia, comedian Senator, Selebobo, Mr. Jellof, Gbenro Ajibade, Ushbebe and BB Naija star, TBoss. She also has an endorsement deal with telecom giant, Globacom According to Entrepreneurs.ng, Damilola Adegbite has an estimated net worth of $300,000.
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