Funlola Aofiyebi-Raimi A talented actress who is yet to have a bad movie

Funlola Aofiyebi-Raimi has starred in some of the best Nollywood productions worth remembering; and that is enough reason to love her.

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 Funlola Aofiyebi-Raimi

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Today, November 24, is Nollywood actress, Funlola Aofiyebi-Raimi's birthday.

Popularly called FAR, the actress took a TV acting course in Westminster College, and the prestigious Actors Studio Buckinghamshire London. She also has a BSc in Sociology from the University of Lagos in Nigeria.

She participated in the dance reality show "Celebrity Takes 2," which she won, beating nine other celebrities.

Funlola Aofiyebi-Raimi aka FAR play

Funlola Aofiyebi-Raimi aka FAR

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There are veterans you like simply for no reason except the fact that they have been around for like forever - Funlola Aofiyebi-Raimi isn't one of them.

Over the years, the actress has given fans reasons to love her. She is one of the few actors who created a brand for themselves and stuck to it.

From "Tinsel" to "Keeping Faith," Funlola Aofiyebi-Raimi has featured in classics every hardcore movie lover would always remember. She is yet to have a single bad movie; movies that are total torture to sit through.

She is an actress who is remembered by the older generation for her role in movies like "Keeping Faith"  and "Violated." She also featured in TV series like "Palace" as Eniola Baker and "Solitaire."


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Her role as Brenda in M-NET TV series "Tinsel" remains one of her most memorable TV roles. Who doesn't love Brenda? Even when you want to hate her. FAR brings to life a strong character which would top any list of "Most powerful female TV characters in Nigeria."

Funfola also won hearts with her role as Linda in Kunle Afolayan's "The Figurine." An outgoing fashion designer who is a little desperate to get married because of her age, the character Linda offers entertaining and refreshing humour in the critically acclaimed movie.

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Wale Ojo and Funlola Aofiyebi-Raimi on set

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Funlola's other talented appearances include "Grey Dawn," "Doctors Quarters," "Wetin Dey" among others.

It is easy to love the actress for her beauty, private life, charisma, personality on and off-screen, but today, we are focusing on the Funlola Aofiyebi-Raimi who has never had a bad movie to her name.

From being Eniola Baker to being Brenda, FAR has given fans enough reasons to love her.

Happy birthday to the talented actress.

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