Annie Macaulay-Idibia is married to her husband, Innocent Idibia. Standing at a height of 5 feet 8 inches, she appeared on Netflix’s Young, Famous, & African to clarify and improve her relationship with her husband. Currently 37 years of age and celebrating her birthday on 13th November, Annie Macaulay-Idibia is a Nigerian actress and model, believed to boast a net worth of $5 million. She relocated to Lagos with her mother after the divorce of her parents. Annie strives to inspire women like her and give her best to become a better mother to her daughters, Isabella and Olivia Idibia. While fans seek her movies, find Annie Macaulay-Idibia on Instagram.
Netflix recently premiered its much-anticipated new reality show Young, Famous, & African. The show is promoted as an unscripted soap opera that revolves around the chaotic but rich lives of some of Africa’s biggest (relatively) young stars and stars Khanyi Mbau, Diamond Platnumz, Zari Hassan, Annie Macaulay-Idibia, among others.
Multiple stars from different parts of the African region took part in the show. As we can predict from the show’s name itself, the already famous stars introduce themselves even more and the fans get to know about all of them more precisely.
One of the stars, Annie Macaulay-Idibia, has left fans to explore her more for various reasons. That is why we are about to know more about the African star right below. Let’s get started without any delay.
Who is Annie Macaulay-Idibia From Netflix’s Young, Famous & African?
Annie Macaulay-Idibia, a Nigerian actress who came to popularity after Netflix released the African tv show Young, Famous, & African. Several fans of the show believe her continuous passion for her husband is inappropriate, especially since she revealed that she has five stepkids.
Annie is one of the many celebrity stars of Netflix’s Young, Famous, & African. She works as a model and actress in Nigeria. Annie began working to earn money at a young age to support her mother.
As a result, she began working as a salesperson as soon as she graduated from high school when she was only 15 years old. She kept her side job even while attending university to help support herself and be less dependent on her mother.
Annie Macaulay-Idibia began her career as a model and did some acting gigs before gaining prominence as a well-known actress. She made her Nollywood debut in 2009 after winning the pageant. She has been in almost ten films since her first significant role.
Annie, who is from Lagos, Nigeria, began acting at a young age and has now gone on to be the cover star of Glamour’s latest print magazine. In 2009, she was nominated for the Best of Nollywood Awards in the category of Best Supporting Actress.
Annie Macaulay-Idibia’s Instagram (@annieidibia1) bio includes “SuperMom” and she explains the title as her real-life role. Her family is her safe haven, and being away from them was the most difficult aspect of competing on the show for her. Having said that, making sacrifices is a necessary element of achieving success, and Annie is one of many amazing mothers throughout the continent today.
Annie first met Innocent Idibia, also known as 2Baba, in 1999, and they made things official a few years later, in 2002. They dated on and off for several years until getting married at a beautiful Dulai wedding in May 2012.
However, the period leading up to their marriage was filled with gossip and rumors. Annie Macaulay-Idibia’s children are Olivia and Isabella, and 2Baba has a total of seven children. Annie expressed her dissatisfaction with his irresponsibility revealing her husband’s betrayal on the Netflix show.
Here is Why Annie Macaulay-Idibia Criticized Producers of Netflix’s Young, Famous & African
Annie Idibia was featured alongside other African superstars in Netflix’s first season of Young, Famous & African (like Diamond Platnumz, Swanky Jerry, Khanyi Mbau, Naked DJ, among others). Since its premiere on March 18, the show has been a popular stay on Netflix and throughout social media trend lists.
After the release of the show, Annie Macaulay-Idibia has spoken out about her role in Netflix’s show which has gone popular on social media.
Annie Idibia used her Instagram Stories to gently criticize the show’s producers for excluding essential aspects of her life that she’d contributed while filming for four months in Johannesburg in favor of more sensational segments like her marriage to superstar husband Innocent ‘2Baba’ Idibia.
Annie was disappointed that all of her works were not shown in the show except the wedding part. She was most upset for not getting to portray her role as a mother. According to her, she was on a mission to inspire mothers and women to work for themselves. However, she also thanked the production team for the opportunity.
Netflix released Young, Famous & African on 18 March 2022. Watch the show to know about African stars in depth. Season 1 of Netflix’s reality show definitely ended on a cliffhanger and it’d be fun to watch season 2 of the show in case it gets renewed for the next season.