Dayo Amusa was born as the first child in a family of five, Dayo Amusa grew up in Surulere Lagos, Nigeria along with her mother Mrs Abiola Amusa a business woman and her father Mr Kolawole Rasheed Amusa an Engineer before retiring.
She attended Kenny-Tee Private School Surulere Lagos Nigeria. She had her Junior Secondary School at Mayflower Secondary School Ikenne Remo, Ogun State
Then she went ahead to finish her Senior Secondary School at Mamak Secondary School Sagamu, Ogun State. Dayo Amusa has a National Diploma in Food Science and Technology at Moshood Abiola Polytechnic Abeokuta, Ogun State Nigeria.
Dayo Amusa kicked off her career in Nollywood in 2002 as an actress. In 2006 she sojourned into movie production and within a short spate of her incursion into the Yoruba sector of Nollywood she has made a positive statement.
Although she acts mostly in Yoruba language films of Nollywood, she has also acted in English language films.
Movies she has acted in includes:
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