Full name: Wumi Toriola
Date of birth: 11 July 1988 Age: 33 in 2021
Place of birth: State of Lagos
State of origin: Ogun State
Education: University of Ilorin
Occupation: Actress, Film Director, Entrepreneur
Wumi Toriola is a Nigerian actor, director and entrepreneur. She is most popular in the Yoruba film industry and is best known for her huge “ass”. She is originally from Ogun State and graduated from the Department of Linguistics at the University of Ilorin. Wunmi professionally joined Nollywood in 2013 and has appeared in over 50 films.
After joining Odunfa Caucus in 2009, she landed her first role in the film “Isese Lagba”, produced by Tawa Ajisefeni. Over the years, she gained more experience in the industry and went from actress to film producer.
So far, Wunmi Toriola has produced 13 films and has appeared in over 100 films since her acting debut. Her first project as a producer was “Ajewunmi”, released in 2012, which put her even more in the spotlight. Some other movies she starred in are; Eto, Obinrin, Meu Passado, Amomo Beta, Lori Titi, among others. Wunmi has acted in films such as Double Double, Eni Owo, Babatunde Ishola Folorunsho, Iya Aje, Aliança, The Ring, Atorise, among others. In 2018, she received the “Fastest Rise Actress (Yoruba)” award at the City People Awards. She and actress Toyin Abraham were friends, but their once cordial relationship fell apart when she advised Toyin to return to her ex-husband, Adeniyi Johnson. The two stars have since apologized and now get along well.
Wunmi Toriola did very well and built a successful career as an actress in the Yoruba sector of the film industry. She is said to have an estimated net worth between $100,000 and $350,000.