Nollywood is full of talented and skillful individuals and amongst them, we have twins who are actors. There are some celebrities in the Nigerian entertainmet industry who are twins but the pair aren’t actors, just one of the pair chose acting as a career but in this article, we will be looking at five pairs of twins who are actors in the Nollywood industry.
1. Joy and Joyce Mmeka
Joy and Joyce are beautiful Nollywood actresses. They are fast rising twin actresses and Considered among the most beautiful Nigerian celebrities. Although they haven’t spent much time in the industry, they carved a niche for themselves. Joy and Joyce are doing great in the entertainment field and are quite often seen with the same outfits.
2. Nwachukwu and Nwaeze Shire
Nwachukwu and Nwaeze are another lovely set of twins in the Nigerian entertainment industry. They are hardworking and share a striking resemblance with each other. Nwachukwu and Nwaeze are blessed with multiple talents, they act, produce, and direct movies. They also own a movie production company called Twins Production.
3. Treasure and Tracy Daniels
These lovely pairs are identical and are often seen with the same outfits. Many people claimed that they can differentiate them easily. They have been entertaining people with their talents since 2002. They acted in several notable Nigerian movies.
4. Chidinma and Chidiebere Aneke
Chidinma and Chidiebere Aneke are the most popular and celebrated pair of twins in the movie industry. Their acting career spanned more than twenty years and they managed to gather many followers and fans.
5. Kehinde and Taiwo Bankole
Kehinde and Taiwo Bankole are identical twins sisters and multiple award winning Nollywood actress, model and television host known for their role in the Wale Adenuga’s production series “Super Story”. Kehinde and Taiwo Bankole made their entertainment debut in the 2003 Miss Commonwealth Nigeria beauty contest, after which they proceeded to the 2004 Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria pageant.
In 2009, they won the Revelation of the Year Award at the 2009 Best of Nollywood Awards, two years after their first screen feature in Wale Adenuga’s Super Story. Kehinde and Taiwo Bankole studied at Tunwase Nursery, Primary and secondary School in Ikeja, Lago State in the south western part of Nigeria.
After completing their primary and secondary school education, they got admitted into Olabis Onabanjo University and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Mass Communication. After graduating from the university, they delved into modeling before finally settling for acting and TV hosting. Kehinde and Taiwo Bankole host daytime talkshows including “Soul Sisters” and “African Kitchen”. Kehinde and Taiwo Bankole are currently identical twins sisters.