Have you met Akio Precious Ilami? If not, time to do so is now. The winner of the 2010 Edition of Next Movie Star Africa. Akio is from Rivers State and studied English/Linguistics at University of Jos.
She is likely to grace our screens soon with one of her numerous upcoming projects such as her foundation and talk show. She has already starred in a couple of movie projects which are soon to premiere such as: “Stripped” (starring Beverly Naya, Ramsey Noah, Joseph Benjamin etc), “Job Seekers” (starring Ayo Adesayan, Kiera, Moyo Lawal etc), “Next Door”,”dilemma”, and the most recently “Nigerian Girl”.
The strong and confident young lady says, “I don’t have role models, just people I look up to, which includes the likes of Oprah, Angelina Jolie, Joke Silva, Bimbo Akintola to mention a few.”
It is her dream to work with such A-List talents like Joke Silva, Bimbo Akintola, RMD, Uche Jombo etc. and she is of the belief that Nollywood gets better every day and she is determined to carve herself a place in this ever growing landscape.