Lawal Yewande Simpson, born February 25, 1991, better known as Wendy Lawal, is a Nigerian actress known for her role in the award-winning television series, Tinsel. She was born and raised in Lagos but hails from Ogun State. Lawal is the second child in a family of six children.
|Full Name:||Lawal Yewande Simpson|
|Date of Birth:||February 25, 1991 (31 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Lagos State|
|State of Origin:||Ogun State|
|Occupation:||Actress & Model|
Early Life and Education
Wendy Lawal was born into a family of six children, being the second child. She grew up in Lagos State where she was born although she is originally hails from Ogun State.
The beautiful actress was raised by his parents, in a Yoruba household in the South Eastern region of Nigeria. Wendy Lawal grew up with her siblings who were supportive of her career.
She started and completed both her primary and secondary school education in Lagos State then proceeded to University of Lagos where she earned a degree in Creative Arts.
Wendy Lawal began craving to spotlight when she was young, through the support of her parents and siblings she was able to build confidence and join drama group in school, showcasing her skills in stage plays.
During her days in the University of Lagos, she leverage on the opportune to work on her acting skills, meeting likeminded people who work together with her.
In 2009, she earned her film debut in the television series, Living in Lagos. Despite being an actress, Wendy Lawal is also into modeling, having contested and won the 2012 Miss Lagos Carnival in a beauty pageant.
One of her biggest film appearances is in the Africa Magic’s TV series, Tinsel, playing the role of Shoshanna.
Since she came into the spotlight, Lawal has appeared in numerous Nollywood movies including Jemeji, Our Best Friend’s Wedding, The Room, House 31, The Men’s Club, The Ojays and other films.
Wendy Lawal Net Worth
Wendy Lawal is a talented Nigerian actress, model and television personality. She has accrued an estimated net worth of $500,000.
- The Ojays
- Foreign Love
- midlife blues
- One minute man
- House 31
- A shot in the foot
- The vacation
- Our Best friends wedding
- The men’s club
- Out of sight
Wendy Lawal is happily married to the love of her life, Wanri Sampson. They got married on September 1, 2018 with the union blessed with a child.
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