Actress Liz Da-Silva Biography, Age, Husband, Career, Personal Details, Net Worth etc - IgbohoConnect

Liz Da-Silva (born June 10, 1978) is a popular and talented Nigerian Nollywood actress. Her real name is Elizabeth Omowunmi Tekovi Da-Silva. She predominantly acts in Yoruba movies. Da-Silva earned the Best Actress in a Supporting Role award at the Best of Nollywood Awards in 2018 after being nominated for the Best Supporting Actress of the Year (Yoruba) at the City People Entertainment Awards in 2016.


Early Life & Education

Liz Da-Silva was born on June 10, 1978, in Lagos State, Nigeria, in the South-Western region.
He is from Togo because her mother is from there. Liz Da-Silva received all of her education in Lagos State, including primary school, secondary school, and higher education. She attended Ireti Grammar School for her secondary education. She continued her education at Lagos State University, where she earned her B.Sc.


Da-Silva began her acting career while still in secondary school. She used to act in school plays back then.
She made her film debut in the Yoruba film industry in 2004 with the assistance of a well-known actress, Iyabo Ojo.
Da-acting Silva’s career took off after she appeared in two films, the first being Wakati Meta by Wale Lawal and the second being Omidan by Iyabo Ojo.
Mama Insurance, a film starring Ayo Mogaji, Lanre Hassan, Iyabo Ojo, Ronke Ojo, and Doris Simeon, was released in 2012, and Da-Silva made her film-producing debut. Liz Da-Silva credited Bukky Wright with influencing her acting abilities and citing her as a role model in the Nigerian Yoruba film industry.

Selected filmography

  • Alebu kan
  • Desire
  • Itanje
  • Mama Insurance
  • Mama Insurance
  • Mawo’badan
  • Omidan
  • Ore l’ore Nwoto
  • Tasere

Awards and nominations

Year Event Prize Result
2018 Best of Nollywood Awards Best Supporting Actress –Yoruba Won
2018 City People Entertainment Awards Best Supporting Actress of the Year (Yoruba) Nominated

Net Worth

According to different sources online, Liz Da-Silva’s net worth is estimated at around $1 million. Her sources of income come from acting and movie production.

Social Media Handle

Liz Da-Silva is very active on social media, most especially on Instagram, where she has a verified account with over 1.8 million followers. You can follow her through the following handle.

Instagram: @officiallizdasilva


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