She was born to Nigerian parents in the United Kingdom. Simi hails from Ibadan, Oyo State, in south western Nigeria.
Simi Drey bagged a First Class Degree Honour in Broadcasting, Journalism and Mass Communications from the University of Wales.
Simi made her first job as a media personality at a radio station in Wales called Calon FM.
She is one of the beautiful faces you would see on TV screen and a captivating voice you would hear on radio.
The highly talented, gifted and ever-smiling lady has made a niche for herself both in the media and movie industry in Nigeria.
Simi has hosted many events and celebrities both in the media and red carpets including the MTVema Awards.
She has also featured in many TV series and movies as an actress including the popular TV series, the Governor.
Simi is also a model and has modeled for top brands including Clothing line in the ancient City, Ibadan and Lagos.
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Awards and Nominations
Simi Drey is a recipient of several awards and nominations, some and most recent of which are:
• Won the Trek African Woman of the Year Award in 2015.
• Best Actor in a TV series by the Maya Awards Africa in 2017.
• Won the Future Awards Africa Prize for OAP in Visual/Audio in 2019.
• Nominated as Radio Personality of the Year by the Intellects Giant Awards also in 2019.
Her Role Models
Simi cites Oprah Winfrey, Mo Abudu and Bonang Matheba as her role models.
Her Net Worth
Simi Drey is a force to reckon with in the Nigerian entertainment industry, rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $500,000 dollars.
You can reach Simi on her social media platform:
Instagram and Twitter: @simidrey.