Shaffy Bello is a Nigerian actress and singer, who is popularly loved by many for her excellent fashion sense and acting talent.
She is one of Nigeria’s most popular actresses, with over 400,000 followers on Instagram alone. Her 2019 film, “Your Excellency,” produced by EbonyLife Films and directed by Funke Akindele, even appeared on Netflix.
In this article, we would explore Shaffy Bello’s biography, age, early childhood, family, parents, career, net worth, media social, and everything you need to know about her.
Shaffy Bello Wiki
Full name: Shafy Bello-Akinrimisi
Other names: Shaffy Bello
Date of birth: October 9, 1974
Age: 46 years
Spouse: Mr. Akinrimisi
Children: Ashley Akinrimisi, Ashton Akinrimisi
Net worth: $500,000
Shaffy Bello was born on October 9, 1974, in Nigeria, but moved to the United States at a very young age of 13, where she received all her education.
Although Shaffy’s husband is not as popular as the actress, it should be noted that the talented fashion actress has been married for over 25 years. She and her husband are blessed with two beautiful children, Ashley and Ashton Akinrimisi.
Her first step into the entertainment industry dates back to 1997 when she featured in the song “Love me jeje” to her cousin, Seyi Sodim song. She sang the chorus and also the hook of the songs, thus making it melodious.
In 2009, she returned to Nigeria and began to land roles in various Nollywood films, both in English and Yoruba.
Bello’s first major role was in a Yoruba movie called “Eti Keta.” In 2012, she played the role of Adesuwa in the television series “Taste of Love” and Joanne Lawson in the film “Tinsel.” She also starred in Femi Odugbemi’s “Battleground.”
Shaffy Bello has featured in several Nollywood movies which includes:
• It’s Her Day
• Chief Daddy
• When Love Happens
• Twisted Twin
• Gbomo Gbomo Express
• Hire a Man
• Eti Keta
• The Score
• Ovy’s Voice
• Twisted Twins
• Three Thieves
• Taste of Love
• Light will Come
• From Lagos with Love
• Elevator baby
Awards and Recognitions
Shaffy Bello has gained numerous awards and recognitions since her debut as an actress. Some of them include:
• Best Lead Actress in an English Movie in 2012 Best of Nollywood Awards (nominated)
• Best Actress of the Year in the 2016 City People Entertainment Awards (nominated)
• Face of Nollywood (English) in the 2018 City People Movie Award (won)
• Best Actor of the Year 2018 (Female) in The New Telegraph Awards (won)
Shaffy Bello is one of the richest actresses in Nollywood. She makes money from her films, endorsements, commercials, and more. In July 2020, she signed a contract with Odeva, a women’s clothing brand that she designs with African fabrics for today’s African woman.
As of 2020, Shaffy Bello is estimated to have a net worth of $ 500,000.