A lot of Nigerian actors and actresses have registered their names over time to be truly good and worthy been a part of the American movie industry, Hollywood. Another very remarkable Nigerian actress has been chosen to star in one of the films that will surely be among the greatest of all time, and it has gotten Nigerians excited. The news that Funke Akindele, aka Jenifa, will be starring in the avenger’s; infinity wars which will be released in May.
The news was confirmed when the actress name was published on the movie review website, IMDB. She will be acting as a member of Dora Milaje, which is a team of women who serve as personal bodyguards to the black panther (spiritual leader of Wakanda).
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This news would make the actress feature with great Hollywood actors, and some of them include Robert Downey Jr, Chris Hemsworth, and other names that will be released later
Watch Funke Akindele in Avengers Infinity War
Funke Akindele came into stardom in 1998 when she starred in a popular united nations fund (UNFPA) sponsored sitcom named ‘I need to know’. Her fame increased even more with her exceptional performance in a very popular Yoruba movie called “jenifa”.
She has received several individual awards and has acted in over 100 movies. She currently runs an NGO called THE JENIFA FOUNDATION, which develops and help people to achieve various skills.