Lanre Hassan who is Popularly Known as Iya Awero was Born on 3rd October,1950 in Isale Eko,Lagos State. Iya Awero is a Veteran Yoruba Actress and Producer.
Iya Awero had her Primary School Education at Oduwabore Memorial School and Molas High School in Lagos Island.
Iya Awero Later Proceeded to School of Drama Owned by Wole Soyinka. Iya Awero Later Joined Ojo Ladipo Theatre Group.
Iya Awero has Spent More than 50 Year in the Nigeria Movie Industry. She Started her Acting Career when she was in Secondary School.
Iya Awero is one of the Most Popular and Respected Actresses in Nigeria.
She has Starred in A lot of Movies Both in English and Yoruba such Like King of Boys,Eni Buru,Olomokan,Badeku,Baby Mi,Sade Pepper,Pepeye Meji,Asiri Bibo,Unfinished Business,Aiye Keji,Bipolar and Many More.
Iya Awero has Worked with A lot of Top Nigeria Celebrities Including Sola Sobowale,Jide Kosoko, Akin Lewis,Rotimi Adelegan,Tessy Brown,Christian Paul, Norbert Young, Oyebade Adebimpe,Adebayo Salami, Murphy Afolabi, Ronke Odusanya,Kemi Korede,Odunlade Adekola,Antar Laniyan and Others.