Destiny Etiko is a Nigerian actress born on August 12, 1989. She was born in Udi, a village in Enugu state. He received both basic and secondary education in Enugu state and went to Anambra state for her tertiary education. She graduated Nnamdi Azikiwe University with a degree in Theater Arts.
Destiny has reported that she has been a victim of sexual harassment by the predominant male producers in the Nigerian movie industry. Though the mother of Destiny Etiko was and is supportive of her decision to be an actress, her father was opposed to the idea of his daughter as an actress. Unfortunately, Destiny lost her father in May, 2020. The actress still lives in Enugu state, unlike most actresses that migrate to Lagos state.
Destiny Etiko entered the movie scene in the year 2011 after registering with the Actors Guild of Nigeria. She was still a student at the time and describes the experience as difficult. Nonetheless, she gained prominence through Idemili, a movie she shot in 2012, produced by Ernest Obi but was not released until the year 2014. She had starred in other roles but compared to her role in Idemili, they seem inconsequential. She has starred in a lot of movies including 3 Days To Wed, London Prince, Tears of Regret, Woman of Power, etc. alongside actors like Zubby Michael, Yul Edochie, etc.
Destiny Etiko net worth
The actress has an estimated net worth of $500,000. Like other Nigerian actresses, Destiny lives a luxurious life. She owns a fleet of cars including a Toyota Venza which was a gift to her on her birthday. The actress also gifted her mom a beautiful house on her birthday. She also owns a beautiful mansion. Destiny is the brand ambassador for Kesie Virgin Hair Organization.
Destiny Etiko Awards
In 2016, Destiny Etiko won the Most Promising Actress of the Year Award (English category) at the City People Entertainment Movie Awards. Others awards include Golden Icon Movie Academy Award and the Viewers Choice Award.
In June 2020, there was a picture of the actress smoking in public. However, it was confirmed that the picture was from a movie scene.