Biodun Stephen Oladigbo is a popular Nigerian actress, writer, film maker, content creator and film director born on December 16. She came to limelight for her blockbuster four-cast movie “The Visit” in 2015. Her movies were rated by the audience as the best on iRoko TV in 2017 and 2018.
|Birth Date:||December 16|
|Birth Place:||Lagos State|
|Occupation:||Actress, filmmaker, Screenwriter|
Early Life & Background
Biodun was born on December 19 in Lagos State.
She studied Philosophy at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. She also attended London film Academy.
Biodun began her career as a newscaster at Star FM. She also became a TV presenter at MITV and then a copywriter at Insight Communication Agency before she went back to Rainbow FM where she worked for almost 4 years.
She finally came through with her debut hit movie “The Visit”. Ever since then she can boast of numerous movies such as Sobi’s Mystic, Ovy’s Voice, Picture Perfect and so on.
She releases most of her films on the streaming platform through her production company, Shutterspeed Projects Limited in conjunction with Mary Remmy-Njoku‘s ROK Studios.
She has worked with top actors such as Toyin Abraham, Bimbo Ademoye, Femi Jacobs, Kunle Remi, Mofe Duncan, Bolaji Ogunmola, Emem Ufot, Bolanle Ninalowo, Bayray McNwizu, Timini Egbuson, Bisola Aiyeola and so on.
- Sobi’s Mystic
- Tiwa’s Baggage
- Last Days
- Ehis Bitters
- Ovy’s Voice
- Picture Perfect
- All Shades of Wrong
- Seven and Half Days
- Tough Love
- The Becoming of Obim
Biodun is married with children. She met her husband at the University, they dated for two years before they got married.
She had revealed in an interview that her husband had initially kicked against her career but later became comfortable with her new found passion as a movie producer.
Awards & Nominations
Stephen has got numerous nominations which include Best Actress in a drama and movie at Africa Magic Viewers Choice Award (2016).
Biodun Stephen is one of the most talented actress and screenwriter with engaging and highly relatable stories. She has an estimated net worth of $450,000.