Yes, I am aware. Yes, I am a church girl but when I was much younger, I first began my career as a model. I returned to the Nigerian film industry after a few years. There was a time we went for an auditioning at the NTA and I was picked because at that time, my cousin had introduced me to acting. How have you been holding up since the death of your daughter? The actress also revealed that growing up she had the best of everything.

That was long ago. She attended Estate primary school,Abesan estate Lagos. I never knew I was going to lose my daughter, but she was encouraging me to go ahead to start helping people. A lot of times when I am at the bank for a transaction, most of the bankers are quick to greet me in Yoruba but when I reply them in English with my accent, they begin to look at themselves in amazement. What was your reaction on set on your first day? They included driver of the compactor, Oloruntele Adekunle and three others. How challenging was the movie for you?


For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. Nothing is stopping me other than I am trying to get back to my normal self. You could still have done that with any other genre of music…. No, I surutk not. I was once a model and my cousin told me that instead of just modelling, why not combine it with acting. Federal polytechnic Ilaro and obtained her O.

And, I get some privileges when I travel. Who are those actors and actresses that you like working with the most? I always tell people that the greatest gift you can give your child is a solid education. Where are you from? After I was done, people commended me that I did well and I had to tell them yoryba I am a choir member. You have made so much money from acting so what does money mean to you?


When she was making all the trips, she bumped into a family member who told her that I was not with the driver but at the NTA acting and it angered her more.

So yorhba you still remember how much you got for your first movie role as an actress? Yorbua God zurutu to bless every other person that stood by me during that dark period. For someone who has been in the choir all her life, how come you became popular through movies and not music?

I have found fulfilment in acting and still give God the glory? Please come and pick your shoes. Titilayo was a cheerful giver and a dedicated steward in the vineyard of God. Yes, I am aware. How has the Yoruba movie sector been treating you?

[VIDEO] Tears Flow Freely As Mama Surutu’s Daughter, Ayomikun, Is Laid To Rest

I was nervous; it was on the set of Sparks and I got over it soon. Back in July, the pretty actress lost her daughter, Elizabeth, to sickle cell anemia.

Are you aware that some people think you can hardly speak fluent English? Tell your supporters not to cause violence over polls results, US tells candidates 6: If I had wanted to sing, I could have but the truth is that even though moie started as durutu chorister, there is no laid down rule that the person must end up as a singer.

The fact that some people think that you may see some wurutu things when working in the morgue is a lie. I must confess to you, for the rest of my life, I would never forget about her sobs. Yes, and to God be the glory. This, she said, has made her develop a soft spot for those who cannot sirutu the basic necessities of life. I felt that if my mother did not want me to do what I wanted to do, then I would do something extremely different.


Patrick Uwalaka took her up on her rise to fame and sundry issues. I see Remi is still as crazy as ever I wanted to frustrate her. Forums New posts Search forums. D degree and Lagos state polytechnic to obtain her H.

I Was Born To Act – Remi Oshodi Surutu

For the first time since skrutu death of her daughter, the ace actress speaks with Ademola Olonilua about how she has been coping with her loss and sundry other issues. I am a very stubborn child so if you beat me about a particular thing, I would continue with it and succeed.

Why are you delving into music like some of your colleagues have done in the past? I really like remi surutu she cracks me up. Many people believe that you are Muslim especially because you have a silver tooth…. I was movi the Village Ylruba and for a weird reason, my mother always brought food for me virtually every week with my cousin.

After the interview, I called her and reminded her of the beating she gave me but she just hit my head jokingly. We learnt that you are back on a movie set, what movie are you currently working on? After that, I got yotuba in some television series before I settled in with the Yoruba speaking sector of the Nigerian movie industry. There was a time we went for an auditioning at the NTA and I was picked because at that time, my cousin had introduced me to acting. Please click here if you are not redirected within a few seconds.

How did your motivation for acting come about? To God be the glory she is today a successful business woman and a philanthropist.