Mon 12 Oct 2015, 13:04
Where is actress Linda Ejiofor now?
Where are they now? #2015AMVCA Winner Linda Ejiofor
Known to her teeming fans as Bimpe Adekoya, a character she plays in Africa’s longest running sitcom Tinsel, Linda Ejiofor started her careers working in an advertising agency before the acting bug bit. She made her debut as a film actress in Mildred Okwo’s award winning comedy The Meeting where she plays Ejura a role which earned her multiple nominations at different awards including the 9th Africa Movie Academy Awards.
In 2015, she was voted Best Supporting Actress in a Drama at the 2015 Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards for her role in The Meeting which also scooped several awards. She has starred alongside two time AMVCA winner O.C. Ukeje in The Secret Room. In 2015, she features in Frankie Ogar’s A Soldier Story which also has 2014 AMVCA winner Tope Tedela in it.
Known for her infectious smile, the Igbo beauty is an alumnus of the University of Port Harcourt. When she is not acting as Bimpe, you can catch her on Victor Sanchez Aghahowa’s Dowry which returns for Season 2 this year on Ebony Life TV.
Did You Know?
- She is a model.
- She is graduate of Sociology.
- Her middle name is Ihuoma.
- She hails from Abia State.
- She had a brief stint at the University of Ibadan where she studied for a diploma in Theater Arts.
Which of these movies is do you love Linda’s performance in?
- The Meeting
- Secret Room
- Heaven’s Hell
- A Soldier’s Story
By Isabella Akinseye