Maryam Ado Muhammed is her birth name but fondly and popularly known as Maryam Booth. She is a famous Kannywood actress, model and fashion designer.
Maryam was born on October 28, 1993. She hails from Kano state in northern Nigeria. Her mother, Zainab Booth is a veteran actress while her brother Ahmed Booth is also an actor.
Maryam is of mixed heritage, with her grandmother as Fulani while her grandfather is Scottish.
Maryam Booth had her primary education at Ebony Nursery and Primary school and Ahmadiyya secondary school where she obtained her primary and secondary school certificates respectively.
Her Acting Career
Maryam kick-started her acting career at a very young age of 8 when she used to act stage drama and plays in her school.
She was introduced to the Nigerian movie industry professionally by her aunt, Bello Mohammed and has since played brilliant roles in movies.
Maryam was shot to fame and recognition in Kannywood after her role in a movie, ‘Dijangala’.
She has so far starred in numerous Kannywood movies, some of which are:
• Bani Adam
• Garin Gaka
• Tuwon Tulu
• Mai Lita
• Sons of the Caliphate among many others.
Maryam is such a charming and highly talented Kannywood actress, known for good interpretation of roles in movies. She can take any character given to her by the movie producers and directors in the industry and her style of acting has endeared the hearts of her numerous Kannywood fans across Nigeria.
Aside acting, Maryam Booth is an entrepreneur. She is the CEO of Mbooths Beauty Parlour, a makeup artiste, fashion designer and accessories dealer.
Her Personal Life
Maryam is not yet married but cites her choice of husband to a man who is honest and romantic.
Rumour had it that Maryam once dated a guy at a young age of 18 for five years but his family objected to their marriage essentially because their son cannot marry an actress.
Her Net Worth
Maryam Booth is indeed a sensation in Kannywood with wide range of roles, rated one of the richest and most influential with an estimated net worth of about $300,000 dollars.