Nigerian actress, Caroline Hutchings has reacted the controversy following her disclosure on social media. On Sunday, June 26, the Nollywood actress revealed that she recently turned 35, much to the dismay of her followers.
“Time for a magical ride on the 35th floor .. cheers to the new year,” she wrote.
Many Nigerians disagreed with her age declaration, saying that she was far older than the age she was declaring.
Finally addressing criticisms surrounding her age, Caroline Danjuma shared a photo of her mother who she stated was in her 50s.
Caroline Hutchings went on to question how she can be in her 40s since her mother was in her 50s.
Her post reads;
To those asking for her certificates, she questioned if they had ever demanded the certificate of their parents before believing their age.
Trilogy this is my mum who is in her 50s, so how in God’s name I be 46??? Am I reducing my age because
I need a job in a company??
I am the CEO of mine
Reducing my age for Nollywood??
An actor can act both young and old roles, make-up can be applied
I am reducing my age because of school??
I have enough certificates already
Reducing my age because of relationship??
A good man will love is woman regardless of her age
Reduce my age for your validation?
I don’t give a fuss about you sugar
Not everyone in a class are the same age.
I secondary school I had people 45 years old, in my masters my class rep was 23 and 34, my MBA I had both young and old..
Her concluding paragraph reads;
Are you aware wiki can be created and edited by anyone??
And not everything on Google is a fact??
Even Christ was married on Google…to the clowns talking unintelligently about my age, mind your biz that pays you…any age, race, class can act a movie… anyone can be a star at any age, no rules to follow…yes I am 35 years old and this will be the last time I will address this…
I don’t need to be an old woman to achieve anything or be an actress.
Success and luck comes to anyone when it is their time.. focus on making money..my sparkle will.keep hurting your eyes hun