BIOGRAPHY OF NIGERIAN ACTRESS, YVONNE JEGEDE

BIOGRAPHY OF NIGERIAN ACTRESS, YVONNE JEGEDE

Yvonne Jegede was born on August 25, 1983, in Agenebode, Edo State, Nigeria.She completed her basic and secondary school in Lagos, Nigeria, before attending the University of Cyprus and earning a bachelor’s degree in International Relations.

Yvonne Jegede began acting in 2004 in the film “Missing Angels,” but she shot to fame in 2005 when she appeared in 2Face Idibia’s video clip for his song “African Queen.

“Yvonne Jegede returned to Nollywood after graduating from university in 2012.”10 Days in the Suncity of the Sun,” “Okafor’s Law,” and “Single and Married” were among her flicks. Her debut film, “3 is Company,” was released in 2015, and she also starred in it. Yvonne Jegede is a model and a video vixen in addition to performing. Sound Sultan’ Kokose’ and Djinee’ Ego’ are two of her many music videos. She was featured on the cover of Geneviève Nnaji magazine’s wedding edition in 2016.

Yvonne Jegede is a single mother. Her ex-husband, Olakunle Abounce Fawole, the son of late Bukky Ajayi, has a son named Xavier Fawole. After 14 years of dating, Olakunle Abounce Fawole and Yvonne Jegede married in 2017 then divorced a few years later.
Below are some of the nominations and awards she has bagged;
• Best Kiss in a Movie nominee at the Best of Nollywood Awards (BON) – 2015 • Best Supporting Female nominee at the Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards (GIAMA) – 2015
• Best Onscreen Duo nominee at the Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards (GIAMA) – 2015
• Nominee for Best Supporting Actress (English) at the Best of Nollywood Awards (BON) – 2016
• Toronto International Nollywood Film Festival (TINFF) nominee for Best Actress in Nollywood/Africa.

She has an estimated net worth of $700,000.
Yvonne Jegede has acted in several movies, some of them include:
• 3 is Company
• The Silver Spoon
• Gone to America
• Strange Affection
• 10 Days in Sun City
• Crazy Ex-Girlfriend
• Missing Angels
• Gold Statue
• Climax
• Single and Married
• Two Hearts That Binds Together
• Side Chic Squad
• Smiles of Sweet Love
• Forget Me Not
• True Lies

 

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