Eniola Badmus Basic Information
|Gbogbo Bigz Girl
|Actress, Scriptwriter, Entertainer, and Social Media Influencer.
|Date Of Birth/Age:
|7 September 1982 (41 Years Old)
|Place of Birth:
|Ijebu Ode, Ogun State
Eniola Badmus Biography
On September 7, 1982, Eniola Badmus was born in Ijebu Ode, Nigeria. She attended Ijebu Ode for both her primary and secondary education. Eniola received her elementary education in Ogun State at the Maryland Convent School, Air Force Primary School, and Adeola Elementary School. She then went to Anglican Grammar Girls School in Ijebu Ode for secondary schooling. She then continued to the University of Ibadan to study theatre arts before transferring to Lagos State University, where she earned an M.Sc. in economics.
The Media hasn’t provided any factual information about her mother, but it is known that her father is Pa. Olalekan Badmus Ogunsina. Sadly, Her Parents are all Dead now.
Except for her, Eniola Badmus has revealed that all of her siblings are unknown to the public and that they all reside abroad. She revealed this when the actress posted a childhood picture on her Instagram. She also sadly shared that her younger brother is late. However, she has one sibling known to the media, a sister known as Oluwatomisin Badmus, commonly called Tomi Badmus. The actress enjoys posting birthday wishes for her sister on social media.
Husband & Children
Seyi and Eniola are allegedly married. She has, however, kept certain information regarding the lives of her husband and children private.
Eniola Badmus entered the Nigerian film industry after completing her education in 2000. She initially began getting jobs as a supporting actress. She appeared in a number of films, but her role in the Yoruba film Jenifa directed by Funke Akindele, was the one that gained her popularity. She gained notoriety in 2008 thanks to her iconic performance in Jenifa as Gbogbo Bigz Girl, which launched her into stardom. In Omo Ghetto in 2010, she played Busty, who had a prominent role. Badmus received extra notoriety as a result of the early approval of the film by moviegoers.
Over the years, Eniola has made appearances in English and Yoruba films, often in significant roles. These include Mr. and Mrs. Ibu, Child Seller, Wicked Stepmother, Village Babes, Blackberry Babes, and Angelina. Several film producers and directors in the nation were drawn to her extraordinary portrayals of the movie’s characters.
Eniola agreed to serve as the brand ambassador for Etisalat as part of a lucrative endorsement agreement in 2016. She also acts as a brand ambassador for several well-known Nigerian companies. Some of these consist of the following:
- African Cable Television (ACTV)
- Bigi Drinks
- Peak Milk
- Deshapeables Waist trainer
Over the years, Eniola has received a significant number of honors. Some of her nominations and achievements include:
- Best Actress in a Supporting Role and
- Best Actress in a Leading Role
- Best Crossover in a Film
- Best Actress of the Year (Yoruba) at the City People Entertainment Awards in 2014
- City People Entertainment Awards
- Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards
- Best Actress in Africa at the Entertainment Film Fashion Television and Arts
2020 saw Badmus involved in a contentious giveaway dispute during the lockdown. According to an online source, Pius Omoyele, a person with an American address, approached her to give Nigerians N500,000. For the distribution of the money, Eniola allegedly demanded a fee of N150,000. Omoyele became enraged and yelled at her that she was trying to cheat him. Eniola disputed the claim in one of her Instagram posts by asserting that she is entitled to compensation for performing such a task.
Additionally, she and Davido allegedly fell out after the death of Ifeanyi, the singer’s son, since it was said that she was in charge of the news going viral on social media hours before the parents released any formal statements. As a result, Davido unfollowed her on social media days after the incident, and it appears that their relationship has soured.
Recent images of Eniola Badmus have generated a lot of discussion among her supporters and detractors on social media. Many claims that the gym couldn’t have given her her new appearance in such a short amount of time. She disclosed that she had undergone gastric bypass surgery to clear the matter. She claimed that she underwent the procedure due to excessive eating and the pressing necessity to look after herself. Since she shed 33 kg, she has eliminated the behaviors that could make her gain back weight.
She is a well-known OAP in addition to being an actress and an entrepreneur, and she makes money through these roles. Her current estimated net worth is $1.8 million.
The actress Eniola Badmus is another who doesn’t make light of her rides. She has various exotic vehicles, including a Rolls Royce, a 2020 Hyundai Palisade SEL SUV, a Honda Pilot SUV, a Toyota Land Cruiser, and a Honda “End of Discussion” Sedan.
On social media, Eniola Badmus has frequently posted different images of her home’s décor. However, there are no pictures of the outside of the structure. The mansion is worth millions of Naira and is situated in one of Lagos’ high-rise neighborhoods.
Since the beginning of her career, Eniola Badmus has been cast in over 70 films and TV episodes. While listing them all would be impossible, part of her filmography includes the following:
- Village Babes
- Oreke Temi
- Blackberry Babes
- Mr. & Mrs. Ibu
- Wicked Stepmother
- Child Seller
- Adun Ewuro
- Visa Lottery
- Ojukwu, the War Lord
- Police Academy
- Not My Queen
- Battle for Justice
- Miss Fashion
- Omo Esu
- Black Val
- Big Offer
- Omo ghetto the saga
- Akpe: Return of the Beast