Born Idah Wanyoike on April 9th,Olive is one of the country's fastest rising actresses. Born and raised in Nairobi, Olive had the opportunity to showcase her acting career when she began doing a lot of stage plays with Heartstrings Kenya and Friends Ensemble before landing the Olive Role in one of the best Tv Programmes the Mother-in-law, where she plays the role of a spoilt brat alongside Angie and Celina.
She claims that she landed the Olive role after performing in the stage play "There Goes The Bride" as Polly Parkins with the friends Ensembles alongside fellow mother in law counter part Andrew Muthure (Mustafa). There have been numerous
Theory about the cast of the show being related and landing any role on a silver platter, she refutes the claims and says that they are only related in the show but not in real life, in fact all of the cast in the show went through an auditioning process and were chosen after passing the requirements, which is how she got the Olive role.
Olive enjoys swimming, singing, and traveling. In her spare time, she spends time with her family, friends, and Fiance, as well as hanging out with fellow actors and actresses and watching TV shows.She is
Thank you to all of Mother in law's crew and cast. She said that even when she first started, there was a lot of support and love, and she never felt like an outsider or amateur. She is grateful to be a part of the program where every individual is treated with respect.