The Yoruba industry has over the years produced talented and skilled actors and actresses who have made the industry grow over the years.
It is astonishing to still see around many aged actresses who are above 60 and they are still much active and at the same time looking so young.
We have 6 on our list, aged actresses that are still rocking the industry and whom people young actresses are looking up to as role models.
1. Idowu Phillips
Idowu Philip popularly known as Iya Rainbow is a Nollywood actress and producer on the 16th October 1942 in Ijebu Ode, Ogun State
She will be 80 years this October and many people are looking forward to celebrating her later this year. Iya Rainbow is one of the most respected actresses in the industry.
Iya Rainbo is still much active when acting, she disclosed when celebrating her 69th birthday last year that she is optimistic about living up to 120 years in life
2. Lanre Hassan
Lanre Adesina Hassan popularly known as Iya Awero is a Nigerian film actress and producer born on the 3rd of October, 1950 in Lagos Island, Lagos.
Iya Rainbow will be 72 this October and she is much active, she has featured in both English and Yoruba movies.
3. Toyin Afolayan
Toyin Afolayan popularly known as Lola Idije is a Nigerian film actress born on the 24th of September, 1959, she hails from Agbamu, Kwara State.
The action woman will be 63 this September. Toyin is known as the initiator of popular internet slangs; Soro Soke were and Pele My Dear.
4. Fausat Balogun
Fausat Balogun popularly known as Madam Saje is a Nigerian actress and producer who was born on the 13th of February, 1959.
Madam Saje is presently 63 years old ad she is still mich active in the industry. She features most in the Yoruba movie industry.
5. Toyin Adegbola
Toyin Adegbola popularly known as Toyin Tomato is a Nigerian film actress, producer and director born on the 28th of December, 1961 in Osun State.
She just clocked 61 last December which makes her be among the Yoruba actresses who are above 60 and still gorgeous.
6. Mama Ereko
Morenike Alausa Sulaimon popularly known as Mama Ereko is a veteran Nigerian actress born on the 2nd of February, 1945, in Bariga, Lagos State.
Mama Eroko is 77 years, she has been in the industry for over 4 decades and she is still much active and looking beautiful.