Doris Simeon is regarded as a multi-business woman and a renowned Yoruba/ English actress, TV presenter, model, event manager, TV personality and philanthropist. Back in 2001 she joined the Nollywood movie industry. Doris starred the Africa Movie Academy Awards in her first Yoruba movie titled “Oloju Ede” which won her a nomination for “Best Supporting Actress.” We are going to cover the Doris Simeon biography, her husband from whom she separated and her son.
Doris Simeon Biography
Doris Simeon was born and raised in Lagos,western part of Nigeria, Doris attended both her primary and secondary school levels in the Ojota city of Lagos state. Doris is a native of Okpella in Benin, Edo stat. she graduated from PEFT Institute where she studied movie production management. Doris is an actress who also doubles as an MC (Master of Ceremony) and also a Television host.
Doris Simeon Career
Doris Simeon began her career in movie when she first played a role in three episodes of the “Papa Ajasco” a Nigerian comedy series. She had also featured in Nollywood films such as “Oloju Ede”, which brought her to spotlight, “Alakada”, “Ten Million Naira”, “Modupe Temi” and “Eti Keta”. In 2010, Doris also played the role of deceased Da Grin’s girlfriend in “Ghetto Dreamz” and also co-produced “Omo Iya kan”.
Doris Simeon Age
Doris Simeon have never disclosed her birth year, however, she celebrates her birthday on 22nd December.
Doris Simeon Biography and Husband
Doris’ ex-husband Simeon later married another movie actress, Stella Damascus. Doris Simeon’s son, David Ademinokan, is 11-year-old as of 2019, he currently lives with his dad Daniel Ademinokan in the United States. In June 2018, Doris was allowed to go visit her son. Doris and her child were seen together enjoying their time out. However, Daniel Ademinokan, the ex-husband of Doris, did not refuse to post the pictures on his Instagram page. He however posted the picture with a caption:
“Spent the entire weekend buried in a studio editing but I had to come up for air for this. Don’t believe everything you read on blogs. They’ve gotta stay sensational to make a dollar. It’s all good in the Hood.”
However, Doris Simeon revealed in an interview with NET that she is open to getting married again adding that she is not God, only God can say, and when it comes to marriage it is not a closed-door for her.
Doris Simeon Marriage – Doris Simeon Wedding
Doris is one of the actresses who had a failed marriage in Nollywood. She was once married to Daniel Ademinokan, a movie producer, and director. Doris and Daniel met in a movie set, where they were bound by love. The couple together bore a son, David Ademinokan but separated with a subsequent divorce in the court in May 2013. Doris Simeon, however, found love again and she married Taiwo Oduala in the USA.
Doris Simeon and Stella Damascus
We can not tell if there is any tension between Stella Damasus and Doris Simeon but we know that Stella Damascus is the wife of Daniel Ademinokan, ex-husband of Doris, and step-mum of her son. Stella lives with Daniel Ademinokan and David Ademinokan and they lives in the United States.
Doris Simeon Movies
Doris Simeon got her first movie role by late movie director and actor, Yomi Ogunmola. Simeon has featured in lots of Nollywood films including:
- Eti Keta
- Oloju Ede
- Ten Million Naira
- Abani Kedun
- Iseju Marun
- Omo Iya Kan
- Ghetto Dreams
- Gucci Girls
- Omo Pupa
- Modupe Temi
Doris Simeon Awards
Being recognized as one of the finest female actresses in the Nigerian movie industry, Doris has bagged numerous awards including;
- 2008 AMAA awards Best Indigenous Actress Onitemi
- 2010 Zafaa Award Best Actress Indigenous Asiri
- Award for excellence by Okpella Movement in the United State of America (USA)
- Afemiah Development Group award for best indigenous artist
Doris Simeon Networth
Doris Simeon is currently one of Nollywood movie industry’s richest and most influential actresses, with an estimated net worth of $500,000. She is Ribena’s brand ambassador, and an award-winning actress.