Veteran Nollywood actress, Lanre Hassan, professionally known as Iya Awero, has shared some of the obstacles she faced as an actress and how two of her children almost died while on a movie set.

According to Iya Awero, she has suffered from being an actress and her career has had an impact on her marriage, as well as her children.

In a video broadcast on the official YouTube channel of Doyin Kukoyi TV during an interview, she said that she was on a movie set with two of her children when something unexpected happened to them.

In her statement, she said, “I suffered a lot as an actress, two of my children suddenly died while I was on a movie set.

“It was really a surprise to me, and I was disturbed to the extent that I didn’t know how to get out of that situation.

“I later went to meet some of the legendary actors, including Adebayo Salami, who went to meet my husband to plead on my behalf.”