Funlola Aofiyebi-Raimi

Credits

  • Year
    Role / Type
    Name of Production / Director
    Company / Venue
  • 2008 - 2014
    Brenda (Lead)
    TV
    Tinsel
    Denny Miller, Tope Oshin Ogun
    MNET( Pan Africa)
    Lagos, Nigeria
  • 2012
    Doctor
    Film (Short)
    Blink
    Tolu Ajaiyi
    Rapport Production
    Lagos, Nigeria.
  • 2012
    Adaeogo
    Commercial
    Runs
    Benny
    Lillian Aluko Productions
    LTV8 studios
  • 2009
    Linda (Support)
    Film (Feature)
    Figurine
    Kunle Afolayan
    Golden Effects Production
    Lagos, Nigeria
  • 2008
    Co-host
    TV
    Project Fame West Africa Talent Search
    Heidi Uys
    Endemol/Ultima Studios
    Lagos, Nigeria
  • 2006 - 2007
    Dr. Grace
    TV
    Wetin Dey
    John Wood/Sebari Diette-Spiff
    BBC
    Abuja, Nigeria
  • 2006
    Vagina Workshop/Flooding
    Theatre (Tour)
    Vagina Monologues
    Awoba Bob-Manuel
    Lufodo Productions, Lagos, Nigeria.
    Musical Society of Nigeria
  • 2005
    Matron (Support)
    TV
    Doctors Quarters
    Jimi Odumosu
    MNET (West Africa)/IBST Production.
  • 2004
    Jessica
    Theatre
    Shyllock
    Awoba Bob-Manuel
    Lufodo Productions, Lagos, Nigeria.
  • 2003
    Co host
    Corporate
    60th anniversary event of The British Council in Nigeria.
    The British Council, Nigeria.
    Lagos, Nigeria.
  • 2003
    Lead
    Theatre
    Sing that old song for me
    Bayo Awala
    Musical Society of Nigeria
    Muson Center, Nigeria
  • 2003
    Doctor (Support)
    Film (Short)
    Mama Put
    Seke Somolu
    MNET (West Africa)/DV Worx
    Lagos, Nigeria
  • 2002
    Co host
    Corporate
    Miss Nigeria Beauty Pageant.
    Wanle Akinboboye
    Daily Times Nigeria
    Lagos, Nigeria.
  • 2002
    Tamtam (Lead)
    Film (Feature)
    Keeping Faith
    Steve Gukas
  • 2001
    Bibi (Support)
    TV
    Solitaire
    Amaka Igwe
    Amaka Igwe Studios(AIS)
    Lagos, Nigeria
  • 1998
    Kofo (Lead)
    TV
    Palace
    Tunji Bamishigbin
    Africa Independent Television
    Lagos,Nigeria
  • 1997
    Lola (Lead)
    Theatre
    The Mansion
    Bayo Awala
    Musical Society of Nigeria
    Muson Center, Nigeria
  • 1996
    Ese (Support)
    Film (Feature)
    Violated
    Amaka Igwe
    Amaka Igwe Studios(AIS)

Education

  • Year
    Qualification
    Where
  • 2002
    Bsc Hons, Sociology
    University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria.
    2002, Bsc Hons, Sociology
    University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria.
  • 1992
    1 year, Cert. Drama and Theatre Arts
    Westminster College, Battersea, London.
    1992, 1 year, Cert. Drama and Theatre Arts
    Westminster College, Battersea, London.

About me

I have 18 years+ acting experience!

I have considerable screen presence - I dare say, I DOMINATE MY SPACE!

My interpretation of emotional scenes/roles are well tempered.

THE ACTORS STUDIO - Attended an Intensive Acting Course for TV and Film. 2010

Additional Information

WINNER - Nigerian Broadcasters Merit Awards 2013 Actress of the year (Tinsel)

NOMINEE - Africa Movie Awards Academy (AMAA) Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Figurine)
2010

NOMINEE - Nigeria Entertainment Awards, New York(NEA) Best Actress in a TV Show (Tinsel)
2010

WINNER - Celebrity Takes 2(Nigerian Celebrity Dance Competition.
2007

Additional Skills

-Presentation skills and familiar with teleprompter/Autocue.

-I have good experience in hosting Fashion Shows, Concerts, Beauty Pagaents and Award Ceremonies.

-Over 10 years presentation experience on Radio.

-Recieving dialect and RP coaching.

-Can drive a car.

-Creative and organized by nature.

Skills

Skin Color
Black
Native accent
Yoruba
Accents (UK)
London
Accents (International)
African (West), Nigerian
Languages Spoken
English, Yoruba
Interested in
Comedy, Commercials, Corporate, Film (Professional), Film (Student), Presenting, Radio, TV, Voice Over
Experienced in
Film (Professional), Presenting, Radio, Theatre (Professional), Theatre (Touring), TV
Driving Licences
Standard
Perform nude?
No