Nigerian actress, Funke Akindele-Bello, grabs a role in Hollywood superhero movie "Avengers: Infinity War"

Nigerian actress, Funke Akindele-Bello, grabs a role in Hollywood superhero movie "Avengers: Infinity War"

- Funke Akindele is set to appear in the upcoming Avengers movie, Infinity War

- She would be playing the role as a member of Dora Milaje, an all-female special forces unit

- Akindele would act alongside some of Hollywood’s biggest names like Robert Downey Jr, Chris Hemsworth, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson and Mark Ruffalo

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A popular Nollywood actress, Funke Akindele-Bello, has confirmed she would be playing a role in Hollywood movie, "Avengers: Infinity War"

Funke Akindele-Bello

Nigerian actress, Funke Akindele-Bello

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She revealed that as part of the cast, she would be playing the role as a member of the Dora Milaje, an all-female special forces unit in Wakanda from the Black Panther Marvel superhero comics.

Akindele-Bello, would appear in the movie, along other top level actors such as Robert Downey Jr, Chris Hemsworth, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson and Mark Ruffalo

Nigerian actress, Funke Akindele-Bello, grabs a role in Hollywood superhero movie

Funke Akindele-Bello and her husband

She was listed among the full cast of the upcoming movie that is set to premiere on Friday, May 4, on movie database IMDb.

Akindele-Bello is best known for her role as Jenifa in a Nollywood comedy movie, in which she is cast as an uneducated lady trying to make it in Lagos, Nigeria.

Anposter depicting characters in the movie

Avengers Infinity War has been rated as one of the biggest Marvel movies. This is due to the fact that several heroes from different franchises are part of the cinematic universe.

This would be the first time all the heroes from Marvel comics would appear together in a movie.

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