Popular Nollywood actress, Liz Da Silva has not only propelled her wonderful personality into the hearts of fans across the globe, but has also joined the growing line of gorgeous actresses carving a professional niche for themselves in the Nigerian movie industry.
In this piece, we attempt to unmask Liz for her fans to see.
Here are some facts about the wave-making Yoruba actress you probably didn’t know:
1. Her real name is Elizabeth Omowunmi Tekovi Da Silva
2. She was born in Obalende Lagos to parents from Togo.
3. She was raised by her mum, who died before she started her acting career.
4. She got inspired into the theatre world from her secondary school days when she used to participate in school dramas.
5. Liz cut her teeth under the tutelage of popular actor cum producer, Muka Ray Eyiwunmi.
6. Apart from being an actress, she is also a producer.
7. She has produced a few movies, her first in 2007. It was entitled Ore l’ore Nwoto. Others include Desire, Itanje, Mama Insurance, Alebu kan, Mawo’badan and Tasere which is the most recent movie she produced.
8. In an industry where beef is a norm, Liz Da Silva is amongst the few humble actresses and she disclosed in an interview that her role model is Bukky Wright.
9. Liz has a 4-year-old son, Roheem.
10. Like the likes of Ronke Odusanya and many others, Liz Da Silva is a member of Celestial Church of Christ.