Nigerian Celebrity Biography: Doris Simeon

Doris Simeon’s Biography


Doris Simeon is an award-winning actress of both Yoruba and English genres. She is born in Lagos, Nigeria. She hails from Edo State. She was raised and brought up in Ojota. She has starred in the popular television comedy series produced by Wake Adenuga, Papa Ajasco. She has also featured in a number of Nollywood movies such as Modupe Temi, Eti Keta, Oloju Ede, Ten Million Naira and Alakada. The movie that broke Doris out was Gucci Girls, Silence, Ghetto Dreamz and Iseju Marun. Very instrumental to her successful ascent to greatness in acting was the renowned film director and producer late Yomi Ogunmola. Presently Doris Simeon has featured in over a hundred movies. She is married to Daniel Ademinokan and blessed with a son. But the marriage would not stand the test of time as the couple were on the verge of being divorced. That was in May, 2013.

Education: She was trained in the field of production management at the PEFT Institute.

Popular roles: She played comedic roles in the popular comedy TV series Papa Ajasco. This, it has been said, has been her most popular role. She also played girlfriend to the late rap icon, Dagrin in Ghetto Dreamz.

Breakout movies:

  • Papa Ajasco (2001)
  • Onitemi (2008)
  • Omo Iya Kan (2010)

Popular movies:

  • Asiri (2010)
  • Adisa Agbegilere (2014)
  • Ore (2015)

Recent movies:

  • Ayalaya (2015)
  • Sugbon kan (2015)
  • Owo baba mi (2015)


  • (Best Indigenous Actress) 2008 AMAA Awards
  • (Best indigenous Actress) 2010 ZAFAA Awards
  • (Award for Excellence) by Okpella Movement in the United States of America (USA)


Doris broke up with her hubby as at May 2013. She had only a son for him when they divorced. It was a fun moment for fans as various comments poured in about the incident. It was a controversial moment for her.

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Doris Simeon’s Twitter: @dorissimeon

Doris Simeon’s Instagram: @doriskere

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