Many refer to her as the Beauty of Nollywood, Adesua Etomi is another actress in the Nigerian Movie industry that should not be underestimated. Her coming into the Movie industry brought an unending expectation in the heart of many as they always want to see more of her. She is intelligent , smart , creative and yes! very beautiful.


imageAdesua’s first encounter with acting was at the age of 7, when she joined the drama club at her primary school, Corona School Victoria Island. She moved to the United Kingdom at the age of 13. She obtained her Diplomas in Performing Arts and Musical & Physical Theatre after which she bagged Bachelors of Arts First Class Degree in Drama & Performance from the University of Wolverhampton. Upon graduation in 2009, she was awarded the Foursight Theatre Award for the Best Performance In A Devised Piece of Work.
Adesua Etomi made her big screen acting debut in 2014 when Knocking On Heaven’s Door was released in Nigerian cinemas. Her riveting performance as the abused Debbie announced Adesua Etomi as one to watch. With stellar performances first as Layo in Brave and as Sharon in Gidi Up Season 2, Adesua Etomi proved to critics that she had the requisite acting chops. In August 2015, she joined the cast of MTV’s HIV/AIDS edutainment series Shuga 4 as Sheila and in October 2015, Adesua Etomi was unveiled as a cast member of a Crime and Investigative drama series titled Special Crimes Unit.

Adesua Etomi, AMVCA
Adesua Etomi, AMVCA 2016

Her list of awards is something to write about as she as bagged quite a number of awards as a young actress. She won the Foresight Theater Awards in 2009 for Best Performance in a devised Piece of work , Nollywood Reinvented Awards for best New Actress in 2014 , Golden Movie Awards for Discovery of the Year in 2015, ELOY Awards for Actress of the Year in 2015 , and she recently won the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards for Best Actress in a Drama (Movie/TV series) in 2016.


We of course cannot talk about Adesua without talking about her fashion lifesyle . Though simple , adesua has been seen to look gorgeous and elegant at every occasion she is spotted. Adesua can be said to be a woman who believes in simplicity and creativity with brilliance.

Adesua Etomi is a woman who we all know for her simplicity, resilience and determination to be among those who will cause a change in the Nigerian Movie Industry. She believes in values such as consistency, integrity, creativity and excellence.

The Nigerian Woman Diary Celebrates Adesua Etomi for her hardwork , diligence and her immense contribution to the Nigerian Movie Industry .


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