Nigerian actress Bimbo Ademoye recently expressed her deep admiration for Ghanaian actress Yvonne Okoro during an interview at the Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) in Nigeria. Bimbo Ademoye shared that Yvonne Okoro holds a special place in her heart and is one of her favorite actresses. She mentioned that she had the privilege of watching Yvonne Okoro’s work while growing up and would occasionally find herself emulating her.
Bimbo Ademoye went on to emphasize just how much Yvonne Okoro means to her, describing her as almost divine in her eyes. She conveyed that Yvonne is a person she holds in the highest esteem and that she would go to great lengths to show her admiration, going as far as saying she could practically worship the ground Yvonne walks on.
Reflecting on her high school years, Bimbo fondly recalled how Yvonne Okoro had been one of her most beloved actresses, praising her beauty and exceptional talent. She even admitted to imitating and reenacting the various facial expressions and performances that Yvonne had delivered.
In her eyes, Yvonne Okoro is nothing short of phenomenal, and Bimbo Ademoye eagerly anticipates the opportunity to meet her, embrace her, and even touch the hem of her dress. It’s clear that Yvonne Okoro holds a special place in Bimbo’s heart, and her admiration for the Ghanaian actress is truly profound.
Furthermore, Bimbo Ademoye’s passion for her craft has been rewarded with accolades, as she won the Best Actress in a Comedy/TV Series at the 2023 Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards for her role in the film “Selina.” She has also been part of the movie “Anikulapo,” which earned the prestigious Ousmane Sembene Award for Best Film in an African Language at the recent AMAA ceremony.