Kehinde Bankole who we like to refer to as an embodiment of gifts and talents is not just a Nigerian actress but also a Fashion Model and a Television Host. Her exceptionalilty , excellence and creativity has given her a cozy space among the A-List actors in the Nigerian Movie Industry.
The beautiful twin actress from the inception of her career was not just inclined to the movie Industry alone but to the Nigerian Entertainment Space in General.
Bankole first entertainment experience was when she auditioned as a contestant in Miss Commonwealth Nigeria pageant in 2003, made it to the final 10 , although she did not win, the exposure she got was all she said she wanted. She was also a beauty pageant contesting for the Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria. After the contract of Genevieve Nnaji expired as a Lux ambassandor, Bankole was chosen along with Sylvia Udeogu and Olaide Olaogun to become to new face of Lux in 2007.
Her journey into the Movie Industry started when she made her acting debut in the family drama Super story: Everything it Takes. She also featured in movies such as Perfect church, two brides and a baby, the meeting, awakening. She has also starred in other Wale Adenuga’s productions like Papa Ajasco and This Life.
The Nigerian audience could not stop talking about her professionalism and excellence as an actress when she featured as a major role in the 2015’s award winning movie, October 1 written and directed by Kunle Afoloyan. She currently also features in the Interesting Television series ” Desperate House wives” Her career as a television Host also gave her the awesome privilege of hosting daytime talkshows including “Soul Sisters” and “African Kitchen”.
Kehinde’s list of Awards can not be underestimated as she has bagged quite a number of awards in her career space. She won the revelation of the year award at the 2009 Best of Nollywood Awards. She also got a Nomination for “TV actress of the Year ” at the 2014 ELOY awards. She won the Best Actress award at the 2015 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards(AMVCA).
Kehinde Bankole is a woman who we all know for her Focus and determination to set a Pace believes in values such as diligence, consistency, integrity, creativity and excellence.
Nigerian Women Diary Celebrates Kehinde Bankole for her hardwork , diligence and her immense contribution not just to the Nigerian Movie Industry but also to the Nigerian entertainment Industry.