Full Name: Oluwaseyi Edun
Birth place: Lagos state
Also known as: Shai or Eja Nla
Famous as: actress, movie producer and entrepreneur
Years active: 2009 – present
Education: Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ogun State
Spouse: Niyi Johnson
Biographical and educational history
Seyi Edun was born and raised in Lagos state but hails from Ayetoro Egbado in Ogun state.
Seyi had her primary and secondary education at Tunyo Nursery and Primary and Anglican Girls Grammar School in Surulere, both in Lagos State respectively.
She later obtained a Bachelor’s degree at the Olabisi Onabanjo University, in Ogun State.
Seyi Edun began her acting career in 2009 when she joined Nollywood through the help of her younger sister, a script writer.
She later went into full time acting shortly after her graduation from the Wisdom Caucus, an acting school with repute.
Seyi Edun starred in her first hit movie, Eja Nla, a movie produced by her sister in 2011.
Family and personal life
Seyi Edun got married to a Nollywood actor, Niyi Johnson in 2018, an ex-husband of Toyin Abraham.
There were however rumours making the rounds that Seyi was into secret relationship with Niyi which led to the separation between Johnson and Toyin.
But the Yoruba superstar debunked the claim saying she met Adeniyi as a single man which eventually metamorphosed into marriage.
She is a regular face in the Yoruba movie industry, rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $300,000 dollars.
She is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Shaiworld Entertainment.
Seyi Edun movies