Bearing a man’s Last name as a married woman used to be a big deal in society, but not anymore.
When a woman’s surname is popular and influential, she might not want to trade it even when she gets married.
Another reason may also be when a celebrity’s name is already an established brand and so altering it, could cause an identity crisis.
Take a sneak peek at these actresses who are known by their maiden names even after marriage.
They include: Lala Akindoju, Stella Damasus, Hilda Dokubo, Joke Silva and Regina Daniels.