Lillian Esoro turns 40 shares gorgeous photos

Deborah Dan-Awoh

Lillian's 40th birthday outfit is all shades of drop dead gorgeous.

Lilian Esoro turns 40

The delectable and beautiful Nollywood actress, Lilian Esoro marked her 40th birthday in grand style.

The movie star shared the lovely photos via her Instagram page on Wednesday, March 9, 2022.

"Today we celebrate! 🎉 🎊 🥳 #SHE IS GOLD. 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆 #GIVE THEM HOT HOT 🔥 🔥 🔥 #THE MONEY YEAR. 💰 💰💰💰 #STEP ON THE GAS. 💨 💨 💨💨 Happy TRUE Year," she captioned one of the photos.

Spotted in three different outfits, the star actress left the internet gaping in admiration.

Lilian's first outfit had her dressed in a serene white tube dress with an exciting thigh slit paired with a black exaggerated sleeved jacket, sun hat, and pearl necklace.

Adorned in a beaded red veil, dark draped studded necklace,e, and golden colored cone nails, Esoro looked like a mystical princess from a child's storybook.

Her third outfit was a combination of classic and boujee as she stunned in a black two-piece outfit

Lilian Esoro is a seasoned Nollywood actress whose acting career started in 2005 when she was cast by her friend Bovi to feature in the soap opera Extended Family.

Her fame began to increase when she was featured in the television series Clinic Matters playing Nurse Abigail.

In 2013 Vanguard compiled a list and Esoro was listed as one of the top ten best new actresses in the film industry.

Lilian Esoro is one of Nollywood's prominent actresses

Born the last child of seven children on February 13, 1982, Esoro grew up in Lagos  

Her fame began to increase when she was featured in the television series Clinic Matters playing Nurse Abigail. In 2013 Vanguard compiled a list and Esoro was listed as one of the top ten best new actresses in the film industry.

She has also acted in a bunch of hit TV series and movies. They include: “Taste of Love”, “The Alter Date”, “The Next Door Neighbour”, “Tinsel”, “Fool’s Paradise”, “Trapped in Between”, “Love Battle”, among others.

She also featured in the popular movie “Alakada Reloaded” which was produced by Toyin Abraham. The 40-year-old Lilian is divorced and a mother of one.

Lilian Esoro and ex husband Ubi Franklin

Lilian Esoro’s marriage

Lilian Esoro tied the knot with music executive, Ubi Franklin in 2015 after they both fell in love. A Nigerian politician, talent manager, public speaker, and businessman-Ubi Franklin is also a Special Adviser to the Governor of Cross River State – Benedict Ayade, on Tourism.

Sadly, Ubi Franklin and Lilian Esoro’s marriage only lasted for a year before it came crashing down. A few months after their marriage ended when their son Jayden was born, the couple went their separate ways.

By February 2021 Ubi and Lilian's divorce process was successful.

According to Esoro one of the reasons for the divorce was Ubi's emotional unavailability. While other reports stated infidelity and physical abuse played a part in the dissolution of the marriage.