Destiny Etiko Biography
Destiny Etiko is a Nigerian actress and scriptwriter who rose to fame after starring in ‘Idemili’ a movie that received a nomination for the best promising actress at the city people’s entertainment award. This has given her more opportunities in the acting industry and is dubbed as one of the most successful actresses. She has played alongside Chuks Omalicha.
Destiny Etiko Age
Destiny was born on 12th August 1989 in Udi, Enugu State, Nigeria. She celebrates her birthday on 12th August every year.
Destiny Etiko Early Life
Destiny Etiko was born on 12th August 1989 in Udi, Enugu State, Nigeria. She is the second born in a family of four children, three brothers and a sister and she attended both her primary and secondary schools in Enugu State.
The beautiful actress then proceeded to Nnamdi Azikiwe University where she graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Theatre Arts.
Her drive and inspiration for acting came from her mother whom she revealed in an interview as one of the veteran actresses in Nollywood though it’s not clear if for sure her mother was an actress since she avoids media attention and lives a private life.
Destiny again in the interview confessed that she will never compromise her acting career to raise a family a mistake that her mother did back then. She, however, received full support from her mother although her father never accepted the idea. Her father was afraid his daughter won’t be able to cope with acting and raising a family, although Destiny prioritizes her acting to raise a family.
Destiny Etiko Career
Destiny registered with the Actors Guild of Nigeria when she was in secondary school and was determined to be an actress. She took part in rehearsals and auditions and was selected feature in several movies playing minor roles before venturing into major roles in the industry.
The curvaceous actress came into limelight when she featured in ‘Idemili a movie that was produced and directed by Ernest Obi, an Award-winning film director. After the production of the movie which was a rave in Nigeria and other countries, she got more acting opportunities, making her one of the most successful sought-after Nigerian actresses of recent times. She has won a couple of awards, including ‘‘Viewers’ Choice Award’’ and ‘‘Golden Icon Movie Academy Award’’.
The success of the Idemili movie has landed the actress roles in several box office movies such as “Black Xmas,” “More Trouble,” “After Wawa,” “Enuma,” “School Trouble,” etc. Currently, she is one of the most popular actresses in Nollywood. Destiny Etiko has featured famous Nollywood stars and actresses such as Ernest Obi, Cynthia Okereke, Yul Edochie, Destiny Etiko, Patience Ozokwor, Eve Essien, and even the legendary Pete Edochie and so many others.
Destiny Etiko Family|Parents
She is the daughter of a veteran Nigerian actress though this has never been confirmed because her mother doesn’t like media attention. The actress revealed in an interview that her mother was an actress but abandoned her career to take care of her family.
However, the actress said that she would not like to follow her mother’s footsteps by choosing to raise a family and abandoning her career. Further details about her parents and siblings are not available and will be updated as soon as we get the information.
Destiny Etiko Husband
The beautiful actress is not married and has never been engaged. However many people especially her fans think that Destiny Etiko is married because of a role she played in the movie ‘ My Private Part’ where she shaved her hair after the death of her husband whom people accused her of killing.
However, when it comes to getting married, the actress revealed that she would want a man who understands her interest in acting. Destiny added that she would never ditch her career for anything, not even marriage.
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Destiny Etiko Body Facts and Measurements
Date of Birth: 12th August 1989
Marital Status: Single
Height: Not Available
Weight: Not Available
Destiny Etiko Net Worth
The Nigerian actress has an estimated net worth of $200,00 which she has earned through her successful career as an actress.
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