Toni Tones Profile
Toni Tones is a Nigerian actress who began her career as a photographer in 2009 and subsequently ventured into music, then acting.
Toni Tones Real Name, Age , Eudcation
Born Gbemisola Anthonia Adefuye on July 20, 1985, Toni Tones started her education at Our Lady of Apostle Primary School then moved to Queen’s College, Lagos.
She proceeded to University of Lancaster, UK, and bagged a degree in Marketing and Economics. Also, she attended Relativity Film School in Los Angeles to hone her acting skills.
Having developed a passion for photography in her last year at the university, Toni returned to Nigeria in 2009 to fully begin her acting career.
Toni Tones Biography
Toni came back to Nigeria from the UK in 2009. Prior to that, she had a mentor in London who coached her in photography for three months. Then, in Nigeria, she became a photography style icon paying attention to fashion and entertainment.
She started off by going to different magazines to showcase her work and propose a business relationship. She was able to land some deals with clients that liked her work.
Later on, she worked in Koko Mansion, D’banj’s reality show.
The work brought her to limelight and fully kick-started her career. Then, she worked with different magazines like Genevieve, FAB, MADE, Sound City, Vanguard’s Allure, e.t.c. Also, she worked with personalities like Don Jazzy, Tiwa Savage, Banky W, Wizkid, Omawumi, Waje e.t.c
After three years in photography, she started exploring her other creative sides. In 2011, she started working on her music and in 2013, she officially ventured into the music industry.
Toni Tones Acting Career
For acting, she got a role in the Gidi Culture TV series on her first audition. Next, she appeared in MNET’s hit series Telenovela, Forbidden, then The Royal Hibiscus Hotel, Lara and the Beat, e.t.c
Since then, Tones has continued to appear in blockbuster movies like King of Boys, It’s her Day etc. Also, she delivers her roles perfectly.
She has worked with Bovi, Omoni Oboli, Sola Sobowale, Osas Ighodaro, Adesua Etomi, Seyi Shay, Chioma Akpotha, Funke Akindele and many others.
Toni Tones Movies
Some of the movies and TV series she starred in include;
• Gidi Culture, 2013
• Married to the game, 2014
• What Lies Untold, 2015
• It’s Her Day, 2016
• Rumour Has it, 2016
• Head over Heels, 2017
• 5th Floor, 2017
• Royal Hibiscus Hotel, 2017
• June, 2017
• King of Boys, 2018
• The Eve, 2018
• Lara and the Beat, 2018
• Forbidden, 2018
• Rumour has it
• Deadline, 2014