Bimbo Akintola 8 things you probably don't know about actress

Bimbo Akintola is talented, beautiful and motivating, and it's her birthday. Check out eight things every fan should know about her.

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Bimbo Akintola

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Bimbo Akintola is a talented Nigerian actress popular for "Hear Word," "Out of Bounds," "Hoodrush," "Beyond Verdict," among others.

Today, May 5 is the talented actress' birthday, and to celebrate her, we have put together eight things every true fan should know about her.

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Bimbo Akintola

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1. Akintola was born on May 5 to a father from Oyo State and a mother from Edo State.

2. The actress has a degree in Theatre Arts from University of Ibadan.

3. Akintola made her acting debut in 1995 in the movie "Owo Blow." She came into limelight after her performance in "Out of Bonds."

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Bimbo Akintola

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4. While in school, the actress used to perform every weekend at a place called Divine on Allen Avenue, alongside the late Jaiye Aboderin.

5. She is of the school of thought that no man is perfect. In a 2012 interview with Bella Naija, the actress said, "Any woman that’s looking for Mr. Right will die single, old and wrinkled. There is no perfect man."

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Bimbo Akintola plays late Ameyo Stella Adadevoh in '93 Days.'

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6. She produced, directed and starred in the TV soap, "Circle of Three," which aired on TV for two years.

7. The actress plays the late Stella Adadevoh in the upcoming Steve Gukas' Ebola movie "93 Days."

8.  Akintola won the best actress award for "Heaven's Hell," at the 2015 Eko International Film Festival (EKOIFF).

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