Laide Bakare Biography, Age, Early Life, Family, Education, Career And Net Worth

Laide Bakare

Laide Bakare is an award-winning Nigerian actress, producer, events compere brand influencer and entrepreneur. She debuted as an actress in 1999 in 'Adeyemi', a movie produced by Muka Ray. She is very popular in the Yoruba movie industry, where she features mostly and has featured in several successful movies.
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Laide Bakare Profile

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Full name: Laide Bakare
Born: 7th October 1980
Age: 41 years (2021)
Nationality: Nigerian (became a US citizen in 2017)
Education: University of Lagos (UniLag)
Spouse(s): Alhaji Atanda Orilowo
Children: Simi
Occupation: Actress
Religion: Islam
Net worth

Laide Bakare Biography and Educational Background

Laide Bakare was born on the 7th of October, 1980 in Lagos State, but she originally hails from Oyo State. Her father owns a hotel and construction company. She had her primary and secondary education in Lagos State.

After obtaining her SSCE, she secured admission to study at the prestigious University of Lagos (UniLag), graduating with a Bachelor's Degree in History and Strategic Studies. She also holds a diploma in Theatre Arts from the University of Ibadan, Oyo State.

Entertainment Career

Laide Bakare’s journey into the Nigerian entertainment industry was through her father who owned a hotel where Nollywood actors lodged.

In 1999, she debuted as an actress in a movie titled; 'Adeyemi', which was produced by Muka Ray.

She has since then,  acted in over 50 movies among them which include 'Okun Omo Iya', 'Asiri Owo', and 'Ore Meta'.

Awardas and Recognition

Laide Bakare bagged a recognition award at the Wazobia 2018 Nollywood Awards.
In 2012, she also won the BON awards for best Costume for her movie 'Jejere', which featured musician 9ice as a lead actor.

Social Media Handles

You can connect with Laide Bakare on:
Instagram @Laidebakare

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