Moyo lawal Basic Information
|Actress, Entertainer, Entrepreneur
|Date Of Birth/Age:
|January 1st, 1988 (36 Years Old)
|Place of Birth:
|Badagry, Lagos State
|University of Lagos
Moyo lawal Biography
Moyo Lawal is a Nigerian actress born in Badagry, Lagos State. In 2012, she won the “Revelation Of The Year” award at the Best Of Nollywood Awards. In 2018, she was nominated for “Best Actress in a Lead Role – Yoruba.” Lawal was a housemate on the reality series “The Next Movie Star” in 2006.
Her primary, tertiary, and secondary school education happened in Lagos, Nigeria. Lawal obtained her BSc Degree in Creative Arts at the University of Lagos. She is famous for starring in the series Jenifa’s Diary, Tinsel, Binta and Friends, Flatmates, etc. She also starred in the Nollywood films Holding Hope, A Time To Heal, A Toast To Heartbreak, The Bridal Shower, Never Love A Prince and more.
Moyo Lawal has not said much about her family or her upbringing. She has only stated that she was born and raised in Badagry, but she has kept details about her family away from the public.
The only available information about Moyo Lawal’s parents online is that they are Yoruba and lived in Badagry, Lagos State. She has not shared intimate details about them with the public on how they raised her.
Moyo Lawal has kept details about her father away from the public. His name is Tajudeen Lawal.
Moyo Lawal has not shared intimate details about her late mother with the public. She reportedly died on May 12, 2013, at 52. According to reports, the actress was inconsolable as she saw her mother’s remains while it was being interred at the Vaults and Gardens Private Cemetery, Ikoyi, Lagos. Further reports reveal that Mrs. Lawal was a nurse at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH). She was survived by her husband, Tajudeen Lawal, and three children; Moyo (the firstborn), Mayowa, and Molade.
While speaking about her mother, Moyo said, “For every one or rather most people, their mum is their best friend, but that wasn’t the case with my mother; she was my backbone. She taught me to love and give without expecting anything back. My unsung heroine, who sacrificed everything for my family and I, has passed away. I fought my worst fights with her and also laughed the hardest with her. She spoilt me beyond reason and I have actually learnt to be independent.”
Moyo is the first child of her parents. She has two younger siblings.
Her brother’s name is Mayowa Lawal.
Her sister’s name is Molade Lawal.
Moyo Lawal once said she would not have kids because they are a lot of work. She also once joked with fans on Instagram, saying she has a husband and three kids. She once said, “Nothing terrifies me more than bringing children into this world to suffer” when discussing working hard on her business and not having time for a relationship.
There is no information about Moyo Lawal ever being married. She has kept her romantic life private and away from the public. In an interview with Tribune online, she shared her thoughts about celebs going public with their relationships. She revealed that they should be ready to handle the heat. She also opened up about not worrying about having a cheating partner.
“I don’t see my man cheating as a big deal. My own is don’t come and be pretending that you are ‘one holier than thou’ or neglect your duties. Just cheat with sense and use protection.” When the interviewer said she was too beautiful to be single, Moyo replied, “Let us go and ask God biko. I am beautiful? Eeeh eeh, thank you oooh.”
Moyo said, “When I started my business, I became a regular person.” Despite her fame, she has opened up about not having a normal life and having to adjust to it.
The estimate of Moyo Lawal’s net worth is unknown to the public. She has not revealed it.
Moyo has shared photos of herself standing next to cars, including a Mercedes Benz.
In 2016, while she was in the hospital, her family home was attacked by robbers who made away with their valuables. She shared the news on social media. She stole her late mother’s gold and her money.
- Holding Hope
- A Time To Heal
- A Toast To Heartbreak
- Emem and Angie
- Madam’s PA
- Tangled Web
- Millenium Parent
- Desperate Baby Mama
- Parents’ Guard
- The Bridal Shower
- Big Gals on Campus
- Cloud of Pain
- Never Love a Prince
- Thanks For Coming
- Judas Game
- Binta and Friends
- Jenifa’s Diary
- Super Story
- Edge of Paradise
- Shallow Waters