Formerly known as Toyin Aimakhu, Oluwatoyin Abraham is a talented Nollywood actress, producer, filmmaker, director, businesswoman, and also a TV personality. Toyin Abraham started her acting career in 2003 when she starred in the movie “Dugbe Dugbe Nbo” a movie by Bukky Wright and her performance in the movie pave way for her to excel in her career.
Since the release of Dugbe Dugbe Nbo, Toyin Abraham has been receiving invitations to feature in most of the best Nollywood movies and as time goes on she was able to produce her own movies too.
Toyin Abraham is well known for her comic roles which have always been outstanding among other female comic actresses, she is very good at what she does and the fact that people love her comics made her release her own Yoruba comic movie she titled “Alajota”.
Oluwatoyin is an A-List actress in Nollywod and also a force to reckon with in the Yoruba movie space and Nollywood at large, she has acted in hundreds of Yoruba movies likewise appeared in some Nollywood English movies.
Aside from being an actress, Toyin Abraham has tried her hands on some other things which made her an entrepreneur, she produces organic products for women suffering from fertility issues and there have been positive reviews about her products.
Without much talks, you might want to glance at the profile of the talented and skillful actress briefly, here is a piece of brief information about Toyin Aimakhu:
Toyin Abraham Profile
|Toyin Abraham and Toyin Aimakhu
|Date of Birth:
|5th of September, 1984
|Place of Birth:
|Auchi, Edo State
|State of Origin:
|Olabisi Onabanjo University
|Actress, producer, filmmaker, director, TV personality and a businesswoman
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Toyin Abraham Biography
On the 5th of September 1984, Olutoyin Aimakhu was born into the family of Mr. and Mrs. Aimakhu in Edo State Nigeria, she had her elementary education in Edo state before her family moved down to the South-Western region of Nigeria, Ibadan to be precise.
After moving to Ibadan, she continued her education and also she had most of her early life in the capital city of Oyo state before moving to Ogun state for her tertiary education.
Toyin wasn’t born with a silver spoon, she was from a poor background and she is the last of the six children of her parents. She tried her best to get a good education and she is well educated, bold and elegant.
As a funny lady, she was able to pursue a career in acting nd this has been the reason why we can talk about the biography of Toyin Abraham and her net worth.
Toyin Abraham started her primary school education at Oba Kenzo Nursery and Primary School in Benin, Edo state where she was born, later on her family moved to the West in Ibadan due to her fathers’ retirement and she continued her education at Queen’s Staff School. She then proceeded her education to the secondary school level at St. Annes School also in Ibadan.
After graduating from secondary school, Toyin had her National Diploma in Business Studies (ND) at the Iree Polytechnic in Osun State. gained admission and bagged her Bachelor’s Degree at the Olabisi Onabanjo University to study Philosophy.
Right after she had her bachelor’s degree she returned to Iree Polytechnic for her Higher National Diploma (HND) in Marketing which is now equivalent to the University Degree.
Toyin Aimakhu started her acting career in 2003, she had her first movie “Dugbe Dugbe Nbo” by Bukky Wright which gave her the opportunity and also reveal her talent to other producers and movie lovers. Her inspiration came from her role model Bukky Wright who has been a big wig in Nollywood at that time.
Olutoyin Abraham career in Nollywood started officially in 2004 when she started receiving many invitations to feature in new movies and then she became famous.
After gathering the resources needed to produce her own movie, her first self-produced movie is “Alajota” and also “Alajota Reloaded”, she produced other movies after this and also in 2017 she also produced a movie titled Alakada Reloaded which made it on Netflix.
Toyin Abraham is now a top actress in the movie industry, in short, she is a brand. Toyin has worked alongside so many Nollywood actors and actresses, the likes of Odunlade Adekola, Iya Rainbo, Femi Adebayo, Adebayo Salami, Sola Sobowale, Jide Kosoko, Funke Akindele, Iyabo Ojo, Fathia Balogun, Mercy Aigbe, Jackie Appiah, Tonto Dikeh, Kunle Afolayan, Bolanle Ninalowo and so many other veterans in the Nigerian movie industry.
Toyin Abraham wasn’t so lucky with her first marriage, in 2012 she got married to a Nollywood actor Adeniyi Johnson of which the marriage only lasted for two years when we started hearing rumors flying on the internet. Not quite long after various misunderstandings the couple came together but got divorced.
Olutoyin has a flair for actors, she insisted she will get married to an actor and in 2019 she got married to Kolawole Ajeyemi who is also an actor.
Her union with Kolawole has been so sweet even the media can attest to it, it seems something missing in her previous marriage has been found in the new one. We see pictures of the couples almost every week showing love to each other.
Toyin Abraham union with her husband Kolawole Ajeyemi got blessed with a boy in August 2019. The process of labor was recorded and made public. It was a blessing her fans have been waiting for.
The name Toyin Aimakhu was changed to Toyin Abraham due to a decision made by her family, nevertheless, her baby took her husbands’ name.
Awards & Recognition
There is no doubt that Toyin is an A-list actress, and the biography of Toyin Abraham & net worth wouldn’t have been complete if her awards arent mentioned. For someone of her pedigree, a lot of awards are expected. Toyin was able to win herself numerous awards and some of them are:
- Best Actress “Alakada” by Ben TV Awards – 2014
- Best Indigenous Actress by the Nigeria Entertainment Awards – 2014
- The Best Supporting Actress Feature Film “Hakkunde” by Five Continents International Film Festival – 2017
- Best Actress in Nollywood by Moreklue All Youths Award (MAYA) – 2017
- The Best Female Act by the Nigeria Entertainment Awards (NEA) – 2017
- Best Actress ‘Alakada Reloaded’ Exquisite Lady of the Year (ELOY) – 2017
- Best Supporting Actress “Tatu” by Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA) – 2018
- Best Actress in a Drama “Elevator Baby” by Africa magic viewers’ choice awards – 2020
She also has been nominated for some awards and also had various deals signed in her name.
Toyin Abraham net worth is estimated to be over $500,000. She is a hardworking actress and consistent in her career, she is also an entrepreneur the CEO of CurvslimmingteabyToyin and bodytalkbyToyin a Subsidiary of Toyin Abraham Company.
These are the movies Toyin Abraham featured and starred in:
- Sola Fe Pami
- Alakada, 2013
- Ayitale, 2013
- Ebi mi ni, 2013
- Omo Elemosho, 2013
- Alani Baba Labake, 2013
- Love is in the Hair, 2016
- What Makes you Tick 2016
- Okafor’s Law, 2016
- Wives on Strike: The Revolution, 2017
- London Fever, 2017
- Celebrity Marriage, 2017
- Tatu, 2017
- Hakkunde, 2017
- Alakada Reloaded, 2017
- Mentally, 2017
- Dance to my Heart, 2017
- Esohe, 2017
- The In-laws, 2017
- Disguise, 2018
- The Ghost and the Tout, 2018
- Seven and a Half Dates, 2018
- What Just Happened, 2018
- Two Weeks in Lagos, 2019
- Don’t Get Mad, Get Even, 2019
- Nimbe, 2019
- Made in Heaven, 2019
- Bling Lagosians, 2019
- Elevator Baby, 2019
- The Millions, 2019
- Kasanova, 2019
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