6 Beautiful American Actresses That Have Yoruba Roots [Photos]
1. Femi Emiola
Femi Emiola is an American actress. She attained international recognition for her compellingly outstanding supporting role as Lani Walker in the American supernatural television series, Wicked Games.
2. Regina Obedapo Iyashere
Regina Obedapo Iyashere is an American actress and comedian. Renowned for making various appearances on British and American television, Regina is currently starring as Kemi in the American sitcom television series, Bob Hearts Abishola.
3. Sope Aluko
Sope Aluko is a 46-year-old American actress. Popular for her constant portrayal of emotionally vulnerable characters, Sope gained worldwide recognition for her action as Shaman in Black Panther, a 2018 American superhero film.
4. Folake Olowofoyeku
Folake Olowofoyeku is an American actress and musician. Originally from Western Nigeria, Folake had her major film breakthrough when she played Frida in Armed, a 2018 American action film, and Surveillance Tech in Westworld, an American dystopian science fiction, neo-Western television series.
5. Fola Evans-Akingbola
Fola Evans-Akingbola is a British-American actress. Her compelling roles as Maddie Bishop in an American fantasy drama television series, Siren, and as Moro’s wife in an American fantasy drama television series, Game of Thrones, brought her to international fame.
6. Celestina Aladekoba
Celestina Aladekoba is an American actress, recording artist, and dancer. She is well known for appearing as Celestina in the 2014 American dance movie, Step Up: All In.