Full Biography Of Adesua Etomi & Net Worth: Nollywood Actress

Who is Adesua Etomi? There have been a lot of discussions surrounding Adesua Etomi biography, her age, education, career, personal lifestyle and net worth, we have decided to make a concise detail about her in this post.

The name Adesua Etomi isn’t a new name in the Nigerian entertainment space but for the benefit of those that didn’t know her or those that know her bus didn’t know much detail about her we made the post centered on the biography of Adesua Etomi and her net worth.

Before we dive deep into the topic of the day, let us take a brief peep at the profile of Adesua Etomi.

Adesua Etomi Profile

Full Name:Tolulope Adesua Etomi
Popular Name:Adesua Etomi
Date of Birth:February 22, 1988
Place of Birth:Owerri, Imo State
Native language:Edo & Yoruba
EducationUniversity of Wolverhampton, England
HusbandOlubankole Wellington (Banky W)
Occupation:Nollywood actress
Net worth:₦150 million

Adesua Etomi Biography

Adesua Etomi Biography

Adesua Etomi was born to an Edo father and a Yoruba mother on the 22nd of February 1988, she is the third of her siblings and the youngest having two elderly ones Tosin Etomi and Temitayo Etomi.

She is an award-winning and an A-list Nollywood actress that has made some good achievement for herself, she is also the wife of the popular Nigerian musician Banky W.

Adesua is an elegant and beautiful actress that has always been catching the attention of both male and female fans and Nollywood movie lovers. She is a whole talented and very intelligent lady.

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Early Life

As stated before, Adesua Etomi was born on the 22nd of February 1988, her father, an Esan man from Edo state is a soldier and this is the reason for his various movements from states across the country, Adesua was born in Imo State South-Eastern region of Nigeria, Owerri to be precise to her Yoruba mother, her mother is a civil engineer.

Education Background

Tolulope Adesua Etomi started her basic and primary education at Corona International School in Lagos State, immediately when she clocked the age of 7 she joined a drama club which has helped shape her talent right from a very tender age. She is left-handed and according to a normal rumor in Nigeria, left-handed people are always smart.

After being done with her elementary education, she furthered her secondary school education at Queen’s College in Lagos State. Not quite long after her junior secondary school education in Nigeria, she moved to the United Kingdom at the age of 13.

She was exposed to a lot of opportunities in the UK that was where she actually built her CV. In 2004, she obtained a diploma in “Physical Theatre, Musical Theatre and Performing Arts” from City College Coventry.

She graduated all her courses in flying colors then she proceeded to the University of Wolverhampton, England to study Drama and Performance and she graduated with first-class honors.

Acting Career

After schooling and working in the United Kingdom, Adesua returned to Nigeria to face acting as a career. Adesua Etomi started her acting career officially in 2014 when she starred in a movie titled “Knocking On Heaven’s Door”, this movie gave her a lot of relevancy and this can be attributed to her performance in the movie.

Though she started acting at her tender age when she was 7 years old, she was part of a drama group in her primary school “Corona School” in Lagos.

In 2016, Adesua Etomi won the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards for her performance in a romantic drama movie titled “Falling”, she also acted in some other successful movie productions like “Brave, Saro, Les Miserables, London Life Lagos Living, The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s wives, Shattered, Crystal slipper” and a series “Gidi up”.

Most of the movies she starred in can be found on Netflix and other streaming platforms.

Personal Life

Adesua and Banky W wedding

Adesua Etomi got married to her heartthrob the E.M.E Boss Olubankole Wellington (Banky W) who is a musician and also a politician in 2017. Both have proved to be a well-bonded couple, and they have been blessed with a child.

She is an elegant lady and very beautiful, she was rated as the most beautiful Nollywood actress, truly she deserved it.

Awards & Nominations

  • Foresight Theater Awards – 2009
  • Nollywood Reinvented Awards (Best New Actress) – 2014
  • Golden Movie Awards (Discovery of the Year) – 2015
  • ELOY Awards (Actress of the Year – Big screen) – 2015
  • Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (Best Actress in a Drama) – 2016

Awards & Nominations

She has also been nominated in various awards and all these are due to the fact that she is serious with her career, Adesua Etomi is an achiever.

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Below are the movies and TV series Mrs. Adesua Etomi Wellington has featured in also she made some voice-over and has appeared in a lot of theatre acts:


  • The Call
  • Brave
  • Knocking On Heaven’s Door
  • Falling
  • A Solder’s Story
  • Out of Luck
  • Couple of Days
  • The Arbitration
  • Something Wicked
  • The Wedding Party 1&2
  • Ayamma: Music In The Desert
  • 10 Days In Sun City
  • Date Night
  • King of Boys
  • Memoirs of 4
  • Up North
  • Muna
  • Malika: Warrior Queen
  • Sugar Rush

TV Series

  • Smooth Promotions
  • Gidi Up (season 2)
  • Las Gidi Cops
  • Shuga (season 4)
  • Shuga: Down South

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Net Worth

The Biography of Adesua Etomi will not be complete without updating you on her net worth. Adesua Etomi’s net worth is estimated to be over ₦150 million and her wealth is attributed to income made from various movies she had featured in.

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