Remilekun Oshodi is her birth name but widely and fondly addressed as Remi Surutu. She is a famous Nigerian actress, entertainer and entrepreneur.
She was born on May 14, year of her birth not known. Remi hails from Ondo State in south western Nigeria. She revealed her young age was quite luxurious as she was given driven to school in exotic car with a befitting education which made her what she is today.
Her Acting Career
Remi Oshodi began her acting career in the 1985 when she featured in a Classic TV series, Village Headmaster.
Remi was shot to fame and recognition in the Nigerian movie industry after starring as a major character in the movie, ‘Surutu’, a movie that was very successful and earned her a stage name, Surutu.
Remi took a break from acting to work as a mortician at the popular funeral service company, Ebony Caskets. She returned to the Nigerian movie industry after a few years and has so far starred in several Nollywood movies.
She has indeed proved to be a good actress, very creative and highly talented with good interpretation of roles in movies. Her style of acting has endeared the hearts of her numerous fans across Nigeria.
The beautiful and talented star is also an entrepreneur. She is the CEO of Everbluee Music Studio, a company she set up in Ikeja, Lagos in 2016.
Her Personal Life
Remi’s marital affairs are not known but was said to have sadly lost her daughter, Elizabeth to sickle cell anemia disease on the 1st of July, 2017.
Remi Oshodi is one of the strong pillars of Nollywood, rated one of the richest and most influential with an estimated net worth of about $450,000 dollars.
Remi is a social media personality with huge fan base. You can reach her on: Instagram @theRealRemiSurutu.