Nollywood Actress, Adejumoke Aderounmu Is Dead

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Adejumoke Aderounmu born on 26, was a Nigerian actress.
She is best known for playing roles like Esther And Kelechi in the popular Nollywood TV series Jenifa’s Diary[1][2] and Industreet, Jummy Adams in Nollywood’s Box Office Hit Movie Alakada 2 alongside Funke Akindele, Toyin Abraham, Odunlade Adekola, Linda Ejiofor, Falz, Juliana Olayode, Omotunde Adebowale David (Lolo) and more

Adejumoke was born into a family of five on 26 March, in the 80s at The Sacred heart Hospital in Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria.

Aderounmu attended St Banerdettes private schools Ibara Abeokuta, Abeokuta Girls’ Grammar School Onikolobo Abeokuta before proceeding to obtain a Bachelor of Arts Degree in international relations from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Osun State. She served one year of national service at Gombe state. She was also certified in Film Making and Acting from the La Cinefabrique multimedia Cine in Lyon, France in 2017 after she won a Ford Foundation scholarship at the Africa International Film Festival at her completion of a DSLR Film Making Training For Young Nigerian Film Makers in 2016.

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However, She began acting professionally after auditioning for Tunde Kelani for the movie Arugba in 2008 where she played the role Princess Mobandele alongside Bukky Wright, Bukola Awoyemi, Segun Adefila, and more.

Aderounmu was first noticed as “Yejide” in Tunde Kelani’s 2014 Movie Dazzling Mirage acting alongside Kunle Afolayan, Kemi Lala Akindoju, Taiwo Ajai-Lycett, Seun Akindele and more, played leading lady as Jummy Adams in 2013 Cinema Box Office Hit Movie by Toyin Abraham Alakada 2 alongside comedian Helen Paul, Odunlade Adekola, Bukky Wright, alongside others.

She died on the 8th of April 2024 at 37yrs.
May her soul rest in peace Amen.

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