Here is the up-to-date ranking of the top 10 richest Yoruba actors and actresses 2017. This list has been compilled to help you know more about the wealth status of Yoruba acts in the country.
Some years back our Yoruba actors and actresses were considered jobless people. As time passed they moved from the bottom line and started acting like professionals.
Ever since then, they have been making big money. We now have rich actors and actresses. Do you mind knowing the top ten richest Yoruba actors and actresses?
10. Iyabo Ojo
Iyabo Ojo is worth making it to the list. She is a popular Yoruba actress. She was born December 21, 1977. Iyabo has featured in over 100 movies. She studied Estate Management in Lagos State Polytechnic. She started her movie career back in 1997.
9. Muyiwa Ademola
Muyiwa Ademola is just another star actor that made it to the list. Muyiwa Ademola was born 26 January 1971. He is both an actor and a producer. He has his hands in lots of movies.
8. Fathia Balogun
When you are in search of experienced Yoruba actress, it would be too bad if Fathia Balogun does not appear on the list. Fathia Balogun was born February 5, 1969. The star actress was formerly married to another star, Said Balogun.
7. Wale Akorede Okunnu
Wale Akorede Okunnu is another popular Yoruba actor. He was born November 5. The star actor has featured in over 100 movies. Wale Akorede Okunnu is also a funny comedian.
6. Olaniyi Afonja
Olaniyi Afonja is no doubt one of those funny Yoruba actors. He was born October 14, 1974. Sanyeri has been acting since 1992, but didn’t become so popular until recent.
5. Femi Adebayo
Femi Adebayo is another great and popular Nollywood actor. He was born 31 December 1972. Femi has featured in many award-winning Yoruba movies. He started his acting career back in 1996, and has many awards to himself.
4. Mercy Aigbe: Net Worth — $500,000
We all know Mercy Aigbe. She is a super Yoruba actress. She was born January 1, 1979. Mercy Aigbe started her acting career back in 2002. She started with super stars like Yinka Quadri. She has featured in countless number of movies.
3. Dayo Amusa: Net Worth — $700,000
Here we have Dayo Amusa, a beautiful star actress. She is very good at what she does. Dayo Amusa was born July 20,1984. Apart from her acting career, Dayo Amusa is into singing and she is also a businesswoman.
2. Funke Akindele: — $900,000
Funke Akindele is no doubt a spectacular actress. She was born in Lagos on August 24, 1976. The star actress graduated from both Ogun State Polytechnic and Lagos State University. She studied both Mass Communication and Law. She is happily married to Abdulrasheed Bello aka JJC Skillz.
1. Odunlade Adekola: — $1.9 million
On top of the list is the star actor, Odunlade Adekola. Just as his name sounds, Odunlade Adekola was born on December 31, 1978. That’s just a day to a new year, 1979. Odunlade has showed his interest in acting right from his childhood days.
As you can see from the above richest ranking list, Odunlade Adekola is the richest Yoruba actor at the moment. For the females Funke Akindele comes out on top as she is the richest female yoruba actress in Nigeria this 2017, she as really done well as she also takes the number two spot on this Top 10 Richest Yoruba Actor And Actress and Their Net Worth 2017.