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Shaffy Bello Basic Information
|Stage Name:||Shaffy Bello|
|Real Name:||Shafy Bello-Akinrimisi|
|Date Of Birth/Age:||8 October 1970 (53) Years Old|
|Place of Birth:||Lagos State, Nigeria|
Shaffy Bello Biography
Shaffy Bello Akinrimisi, better known as Shaffy Bello, is a Nigerian actress and singer. She was born on October 9th. She grew up in Nigeria but relocated to the United States of America in 1987 to finish her schooling before returning to Nigeria in 2009. Shaffy began her singing career in 1997 when she appeared in Seyi Sodimu’s song “Love Me Jeje,” which quickly became a street anthem due to its widespread airing. However, many people were unaware that Shaffy was the lady who took the chorus; her voice was remarkable. In addition, Shaffy’s exquisite appearance and elegance are outstanding.
Shaffy’s first major role as an actress was in the Yoruba film Eti Keta. After that, she appeared in numerous films, including Twisted Twins, Chief Daddy, Hire A Man, and others. With her parts in Yoruba and English films, she established herself as a force to be reckoned with in the Nigerian film industry. With her ever-bold and lovely appearance, she is indeed a sight to behold. Shaffy’s dedication to her passion has been the foundation of her career success.
In 1995, Shaffy wed Mr. Akinrimisi, a Nigerian living in the US. The actress, whose husband adored her and did everything in his power to support her, juggled her marriage, music, and acting careers for 25 years before calling it quits. He also permitted her to go back and forth between Nigeria and the United States to protect her acting career. Unfortunately, these weren’t sufficient to convince her to stay in the union. The actress said she divorced her husband in 2020 after making considerable effort to keep their marriage hidden from curious eyes.
The only son and second child of Nollywood star Shaffy Bello is Ashton Akinrimisi. The 23-year-old image consultant and fashion designer is also a model. He made a good living for himself while studying abroad.
Ashley Bello is the first and only child of Nollywood star Shaffy Bello. She works as a model, cosmetologist, and brand ambassador. Ashley lives abroad and travels to Nigeria on occasion. The celebrity bears an uncanny likeness to her mother and is doing well for herself.
Mr. Bello is Shaffy’s father. But, unfortunately, nothing more is known about him.
Shaffy’s mother is Mrs. Bello. However, there is no available information on her.
The estimated value of Shaffy Bello’s net worth is $700,000. In the Nigerian film industry, she is considered one of the most influential and wealthy actresses. She invests in homes and lands in addition to her acting income. She signed an endorsement contract with the womenswear fashion brand Odeva in July 2020.
The actress reportedly resides in the Lekki area of Lagos.
Shaffy’s car collection has not been made public.
The actress is well-known for her performances as Adaora Badmus in Femi Odugbemi’s TV series “Battleground,” Joanne Lawson in Africa’s most popular soap opera “Tinsel,” and Adesua in Nigeria’s first telenovela, “Taste of Love.”
She established a reputation because of the movie “Eti Keta” by Saidi Balogun. Shaffy rose to fame in the English and Yoruba segments of Nollywood after making her acting debut, appearing in films like “Beneficence,” “When Love Happens,” “Moth to a Flame,” “Gbomo Gbomo Express,” “Discontent,” “The Score,” “It’s Her Day,” “Ayekeji,” “Whose Meal Ticket?”,” “Hire A Man,” “Ovy’s Voice,” and “Twi Television roles played by Shaffy Bello are likewise well known. She performed the roles of Mrs. Adami in “Dere: An African Tale,” Mrs. Attah in “Newman Street,” and Agnes Bassey in “Desperate Housewives Africa” in the years 2014 and 2015.