Timini Egbuson Biography: Age, Wife, Movies, Parents, Siblings, Family, Children, Full Name, Tribe, Girlfriend And More

Timini Egbuson Biography: Timini Egbuson is a Nigerian actor who is talented with many acting skills you could think of. It’s as if he was designed uniquely for the film industry in Nigeria based on the fact that his physical appearance is fitted for almost every role.

I actually knew about him from the MTV Shuga series where he played the role as “Tobi”. MTV Shuga series was so interesting to the extent that I do try all my possible best so as not to miss any part because they normally show new episodes every Sunday evening on MTV Base channel.

I and my siblings were a very big fan of the movie, my mum also loved the movie based on the fact that it was entertaining and very informative. I actually have a lot to tell you about Timini Egbuson with my experience with all his movies and I am very sure you will enjoy it but before that, why not take a look at his profile below?

Timini Egbuson Profile

Full Name Timini Egbuson
Stage Name Timini
Born 10th Of June, 1987
Age 36-Years-Old (as of 2023)
Place Of Birth Bayelsa, Nigeria
State Of Origin Bayelsa State
Nationality Nigerian
Marital Status Single
Girlfriend Lydia Balogun (ex.)
Profession Actor
Networth $500,000

Early Life & Education

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One of the things that made Timini Egbuson discover his passion for acting early was because he was brought up in a very supportive family filled with great talents. Everyone in his family had goals to achieve including his sister Dakore Egbuson-Akande in which they grew up together to some extent.

Primary Education Afro School, St Catherine’s and Greenspring Montessori
Secondary Education Adebayo Mokuolu College

And for his University level education.

Course Institution
Psychology University of Lagos


Coming from a family that would do anything to achieve their goal really helped Timini Egbuson’s career as an actor. Before Timini Egbuson began his journey into the Nollywood industry, he heard that it was hard to succeed because the industry was already filled with big actors.

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But Timini Egbuson wasn’t moved by the challenges. he tried it out being a person who isn’t read to give up at all and now his effort ended up not being to waste. When I got to know more about Timini Egbuson in MTV Shuga series and actually fell in love with his acting style, I started making research about him. One thing I got to find out was that he has actually been starred in other famous movies in the likes of Tinsel, Fifty and more to mention.

However, i can’t stop talking about Timini Egbuson’s role as “Tobi” in the MTV Shuga series which was produced for the purpose of letting people know about the dangers of HIV and how to avoid early pregnancy. He acted alongside many up-and-coming actors in which he played his role well. Let’s also talk about some popular movies Timini Egbuson has been featured in.


  • MTV Shuga
  • Country Hard
  • Ponzi
  • Love is Yellow
  • Breaded Life
  • Dwindle
  • Juju Stories
  • Fifty
  • Ajuwaya
  • The Missing Piece
  • The Intern
  • Superstar
  • Elevator Baby
  • The Girl Code
  • Something Like Gold
  • Manhunting with Mum
  • Isoken
  • Something Wicked
  • Another Time
  • Room 420
  • Big Love

He has also acted in many television series in the likes of;

  • Tinsel
  • Fifty the series
  • Skinny Girl in Transit
  • The Smart Money Woman


Award Category Year
Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCA) Best Actor in a Drama (Elevator Baby)(won) 2020
Future Awards Africa Prize for Acting (nominated) 2012
City People Movie Award Best New Actor of the Year (English)(nominated) 2013
City People Movie Award Best Upcoming Actor of the Year (English) 2013
Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCA) Best Actor in a Comedy (Introducing the Kujus) 2022
Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCA) Best Actor in a Drama (Ponzi) 2022

Personal Life

His relationship with Lydia Balogun got so much attention on social media and sparked controversy. This was because he was In a romantic relationship with a girl who is much younger than him. According to someone on facebook, she said “How can a 36 years old man be dating someone who is far younger than him? I remembered when they started I and advised them in a comment section not to continue because it can’t lead to a relationship and now can you see? They have ended their relationship because they couldn’t cope”.

Before they broke up, Lydia Balogun complained about his behavior several times, saying that he enjoyed flirting with other women. She said she could no longer stomach his behavior, so she ended the relationship. Timini Egbuson denied her claims and insisted that he never flirted with underage girls.


What is Timini Egbuson’s sister name?

Her name is Dakore Egbuson-Akande.

When was Timini Egbuson born?

He was born on the 10th of June,1987.

Who is Timini Egbuson’s wife?

The famous Nollywood actor, Timini Egbuson is not married as of 2024.

Who is Timini Egbuson’s ex?

His ex girlfriend is Lydia Balogun.

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