Destiny Etiko is a talented and prominent Nigerian actress, scriptwriter, television personality and a model.
She was born on the 12th of August, 1994 in Udi, a community in Enugu State in the south eastern Nigeria. She grew up in Enugu State.
Destiny Etiko had her primary and secondary education in Enugu and Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka in Anambra State where she graduated in Bachelor’s degree in Theatre Arts in the year 2012. Since graduation, she has been very active and relevant to the Movie industry in Nigeria.
Destiny Etiko made her journey into Nollywood while still in secondary school. Owing to her passion for acting and determination to succeed, she registered with the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) at the Enugu Office in National Museum, GRA, Enugu.
She took up minor characters in most movies after attending series of auditions and was subsequently selected to act in most movies.
Destiny however rose to limelight after starring in a hit movie “Idemili”, a movie directed by Ernest Obi and produced by a Nigerian producer Onye Eze productions. The movie was a huge success and earned her nomination for best promising actress in Nigeria at the City People Entertainment Awards.
The movie was shot in Asaba and Enugu respectively.
Destiny Etiko is creative, skillful, exceptionally talented and gifted in acting and interpreting movie roles. She freely accepts any character assigned her by movie producers and directors in the industry. She does it brilliantly to give acting a real life situation.
She has acted in our 100 Nollywood movies some of which include Airline Babes, More Trouble, Enuma, Black Xmas, School Trouble, After Wawa and several others. She is reputed to act alongside the big stars in the industry like Pete Edochie, Ken Erics, Ngozi Ezeonu, Patience Ezorkwor, Eve Essien, Tonto Dikeh, John Okafor among others.
Destiny Etiko is known to act in both English and Igbo languages and this rare previlege gives her an advantage over her counterparts in the movie industry. No wonder, most movie producers and directors in Nigeria feature her in most movies.
Destiny Etiko in her years of acting has earned several awards. They include:
- Best new actress at the African Magic Viewers Choice Awards
- Best actress in a supporting role at the Golden Icon Movie Academy Awards.
- Best promising actress in Nigeria at the City People Entertainment Awards.
Her Net Worth
Destiny Etiko is a beautiful and highly talented Nollywood actress, rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $550,000 dollars.