Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde was awarded 'Best Actress Award' by the Nollywood Travel Film Festival in Toronto, for her role in the movie, 'Alter Ego.'

The actress took to her Instagram account on Monday to share the news.

She wrote: "Wow! Thank you @Nollywood Travel Film Festival. It’s our first award fam!"
 

Alter Ego, screened alongside 11 other films in the just concluded Nollywood Travel Film Festival held in Toronto. It was produced by Esther Eiyibo and directed by Moses Inwang and is the first movie Omotola appeared in after a three-year break from the industry.

Other actors in the movie include Wale Ojo, Jide Kosoko, Kunle Remi, Bobby Obodo, Sexy Steel and Gregory Ojefua.

The actress recently featured in Kunle Afoloyan's 'The Tribunal' and is set to feature in a new movie, 'Shadow Parties'.