For a while now rumors have been flying about Funke Akindele’s secret wedding to her boyfriend JJC. She confirmed she’s now married to JJC by adding his name to hers on her social media pages. She’s now to be known as Funke Akindele Bello. Big congrats to Funke once again.
Akindele Olufunke Ayotunde, popularly known as Funke Akindele, was born August 24, 1976 in Ikorodu, Lagos State, Nigeria. She came to limelight after featuring in popular United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) sponsored sitcom; I NEED TO KNOW, which ran from 1998 to 2002. In 2009 she won the Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role.Funke Akindele also has a TV hit show titled Jenifa.
Funke Akindele’s big break came in 2009 from the movie titled JENIFA. Funke Akindele has over a 100 movies to her credit as actress, writer and producer.
Funke Akindele runs a non-governmental Organisation known as THE JENIFA FOUNDATION, whose aims and objectives involves nurturing talents and acquiring vocational skills.
Funke Akindele has a lot of endorsement deals to her name, the most recently is her being signed as Ambassador to Iroko TV.