- Nigerian actress Omoborty has said that she makes most of her money from her business
- The actress revealed that her acting job does not pay as much as her business does
- Omoborty stated that the money she makes from acting cannot foot all her bills
Nigerian actress Biodun Okeowo popularly known as Omoborty has said that the money she makes from her job as an actress is not enough to foot all her bills.
The mother of two told NAN that, although she loves her acting job, she pays more attention to her business because money is important.
"Many times I have been asked if acting is what pays my bills, I’m here to tell you the truth!! It is not," she said, noting that it is why she has done fewer movies and focused more on businesses that are more profitable.
Omoborty explained that the money many actors get from acting is not enough to pay the bills of people like her who have huge responsibilities. She stated that it was why many actresses started their businesses.
“Acting will give you name, recognition, often more access and in some cases very supportive fans," she revealed.
Against the popular belief that the extravagant lives of female celebrities are funded by wealthy men, Omoborty stated that a man cannot help and sustain wealth as a business will do.
The curvy woman advised upcoming actors to have a legitimate side business, build quality relationships, become a serious-minded business people and expect less from any man.
She stated that new actresses should focus on building legitimate businesses and every other thing would be added. However, she noted that there is nothing wrong with having a man who adds more to one's wealth.
"If you are lucky to meet a man who adds more to your wealth, all well and good, please grab it with both hands," She concluded.
In other news, Legit.ng earlier reported that Biodun Okeowo aka Omoborty spoke about her prominent curves, said they cannot be hidden. Fielding a question about having an embarrassing moment during her childhood because of her curves, the actress made it clear she did not really have any awkward moments as such.
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