Mide Funmi Martins, born on April 12, 1979, better known as Mide Martins, is a talented Nigerian actress, film director, model, producer, brand, brand ambassador, philanthropist, and social media influencer. She rose to prominence for her role in the Nollywood film, Oku Orun. Mide Martins was the daughter of veteran actress, Funmi Martins.
|Mide Funmi Martins
|Date of Birth:
|April 12, 1979
|Place of Birth:
|State of Origin:
|Afeez Owo Abiodun
Early Life and Education
Mide Funmi Martins was born on April 12, 1979, in Lagos State. She was raised by her parents in Lagos State, the south-western region of Nigeria where she hails from.
Her mother Funmi Martins was a very talented actress who appeared in top Nollywood Yoruba films in the 1990s, and Sadly passes away in 2002, due to a heart attack.
Mide Martins’s father is Shina Peters, a well-known Nigerian Juju musician, who is also the father of Clarence Peters, Nigerian award-winning music video director and cinematographer.
While growing up, Mide Martins had absolutely no interest in performing. However, she saw her mother as an inspiration and a success in the industry, which encouraged her to pursue the profession.
Mide Martins has established a name for herself in the Nollywood film industry since she came into the spotlight.
She made her film debut many years ago and has since been in numerous films, such as Trust, Omo Oku Orun, Eru Eleru, Arewa, and many others.
Mide Martins is multi-talented actress who also produces and directs movies. She also got involves in modeling and has modeled for top brands in the course of her modeling career.
She posed for the actress’ clothing line, MagDivas, prior to their most recent argument. Zanzeebeauty and style collaborated with Mide Martins as well.
She is widel-known known for her role in Mr. Macaroni’s comedy skit, which she plays the role of Macaroni’s second wife after they chased Mummy Wa out of the house.
- Eru Elenu
- Hunted Hustlers
- Omo Oku Orun
- Makan Je
Mide Martins Net Worth
Mide Martins is a top Nigerian actress, film director and producer with a net worth of around $2.5 million.
Awards and Recognitions
At the City People’s Entertainment Awards, Mide Martins was nominated for Best Supporting Actress.
Mide Martins is married to Afeez Owo Abiodun, who is also an actor and film producer. Afeez Owo Abiodun was her late mother’s manager.
Their marriage is blessed with three children, Anuoluwapo Abiodun, Omotola Abiodun, and a bouncing newborn boy, whom she once described to as “Prince Charming.”
Mide Martins and her husband reportedly divorced a while back. But in 2016, the couple got back together.
- Instagram: @mydemartins