Today on our celebrity diary we are going to be celebrating a woman who maned-up to her dreams, a lady who doesn’t allow her talent to get fooled by setbacks, a lady who has found her breakthrough where no other woman would ever want to focus on (comedy), she is no other than Funke Akindele a.k.a jennifer.
So am going to call her jennifer all through this article. Jennifer through hard work has pierced through the heart of every Nigerian family with joy and laughter from her comedy series JENNIFER’S DAIRY , the wonderful comedy series interprets jennifer as a local village girl who relocated to the city to improve her standard of living, she also attend an adult class to better her chances of survival and hustle.
Jennifer made it obvious that she is no push around and despite her bad English and local accent the sky isn’t even her limit, with these characters and likes of Lolo ,Toyosi, and Falz the bad guy funke Akindele has manage to make her viewers laugh out loud.
As time passes the actress got better and better fitting into the JENNIFER character to the extent that she makes you laugh with just one word, you think this is an exaggeration watch her here https://www.instagram.com/p/BLWZ5nUgOhC/
She also futured in the recently premiered movie A TRIP TO JAMAICA by stand up comedian AY.
Jennifer who’s journey through the movie industry fits into the popular saying “hardwork beats talent” has set an example for every career woman, to be persistent and hardworking by bagging two awards at the just concluded Naija Fm Comedy Awards, she won the best actor in comedy and her comedy series Jennifer’s Diary won the best sit com Awards, an award mainly won by the males in the industry.
From I NEED TO KNOW to acting as the HOUSE GIRL in some movies, from that to earning her spot in the YORUBA movie industry, came up with the movie Jennifer, never stopped there, still wanting to be at the top of her game she came up with jennifer’s diary, think she’s done? Let’s wait and watch.
Funke Akindele Jennifer you deserve even better, a BIG CONGRATS TO YOU…