Adesua Etomi was born on February 22, 1986 in Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria.
Her father is a soldier and her mother is a civil Engineer. She is the youngest of 3 children.
She is an inter-tribal product of an Esan father (Edo state) and a Yoruba mother.
Adesua Etomi Biography/Life History
Adesua is a Nigerian actress. In 2014, she starred in her first feature film, Knocking On Heaven’s Door.
She won the Best actress in a drama award at the 2016 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards for her role in another film, Falling.
Adesua started acting at the age of 7. She joined the drama club at her primary school. – Corona School, Victoria Island, Lagos.
At 13, Adesua Etomi moved to the United Kingdom. After a few years, decided to pursue acting as a career in 2004.
In the United Kingdom, Adesua Etomi studied Physical theatre and Musical theatre.
Same time, she was Performing Arts at the City College, Coventry, United Kingdom.
On completing her courses in 2006 with triple distinctions and being a part of numerous productions.
She went on to study Drama and Performance at the University of Wolverhampton.
Where she graduated in 2009 with 1st class honors and “The Foursight Theatre Award”.
Adesua Etomi Career in Nigeria
She later moved back to Nigeria in 2012 and resumed her acting career in 2013.
Although most of her training lies in theatre. she is best known for her roles in the movie “Knocking on heavens door”. Also in the shortfilm “Brave“ and the groundbreaking TV Series “Gidi up“.
Adesua Etomi Selected Cinematography
Adesua has been part of numerous theatre productions and musicals.
- Les Miserables
- London Life Lagos Living
- The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s wives
- Crystal slipper among others.
On February 2017, Adesua Etomi got engaged to singer and songwriter Oluwabankole Wellington aka Banky W
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