We will be talking about the Most Top 20 Richest Nigerian actress and their Net Worth in Nigeria as of 2016-2017 and Little biography about the Nigerian Female actresses.
Nollywood in general is one of the top movie industries in the world this is no augment that the movies industry has really created a lot of opportunities for different Nollywood actor and actresses, many people have taken advantage of this industry to make wealth for themselves and invest in huge businesses
Top Nigerian Nollywood Richest actresses, their Net Worth, Nigerian Nollywood biography
Genevieve Nnaji – Net Worth = N950Million
The most successful and popular Nigerian Nollywood actress in Nigeria that is on our list as the first position is Actress Genevieve Nnaji she is one of the Top 20 Richest Nigerian actress as of now because we haven’t seen anybody topping her ever since.
She won the African movie Academy for the best actress in a Leading role in 2005, Also horned from the Nigerian Government for her contribution to the Nollywood industry .Genevieve Nnaji wealth does not only comes from acting movies only but see also make her money from different angles as been an Ambassador in some rich companies like Etisalat and Amstel Malt,jumia and also from Investments.
Genevieve Nnaji she’s still single, for no reason she refuse to get married but given birth to a Daughter
Rita Dominic – Net Worth = 850Million
Popular Nollywood actress Rita Dominic is the second richest actress on our list of Top 20 Richest Nigerian actress started acting movies since she was a child and over time has started with 100 movies till date. Rita Dominic came from a very rich and royal family of Imo state in Nigeria.
She has been awarded as the Winning Movies in Nigeria movies industry. Rita Dominic is the richest Nollywood actress in Nigeria. She produce the award winning movie in 2013 Title “The Money” a romantic comedy movie which becomes the most watched movies in Nigeria
Mercy Johnson – Net Worth = N600Million
Actress Mercy she appeared to be on our third list as the richest actress in 2016. She is from Kogi state and she is the most successful and popular star Actress that ever come from that state so far.
she has acted over 100Movies but only one out of them make her more money that make her to appear at the African Magic Viewers in 2013. Johnson is one of the Nigerian sexy Nollywood actresses with Big Figure 8 and she’s very talented in her movies role and ability to keep a happy home as a House wife.
Omotola Jalade Ekeinde – Net Worth = N550Million
Omotola Jalade Ekeinde the only Omosexy in the Nigeria Nollywood industry that has ever gain a lot of awards and endowments from many companies, created different opportunities for young’s ones. She has been featured in many films as well.
She won the African movie Academy award in 2005 as the best actress in a supporting role; Omotola Jalade Ekeinde has about millions of followers on her social media accounts.
Funke Akindele (Jenifer) – Net Worth = N510Million
Popular Yoruba Nollywood actress Funke Akindele she is the Most popular Yoruba Nollywood actress in the industry due to her roles in Movies known as Crazy Actress in most of her Yoruba films, she also acted English films but not as much as her traditional Movies.
Funke Akindele has gain awards and she’s an ambassador of Top companies like Telecommunications network, Globacom, She’s one of the marvellous and funny actresses in Nigeria Nollywood industry. She has been married but of recent her marriage crashed now she’s single
Ini Edo – Net Worth = N420Million
Ini Edo the popular celebrity of all time appears to be the 6th on the list. the beautiful face and skin Sexy lady of the Nigeria Nollywood actress. She has been featured in over 200 Movies She is the highest in the industry and also make a lots of awards including the award won from Nafca 2013 award best supporting actress.
Ini Edo bought a mansion that cost for N50Million and a new Mercedes G-Wagon worth N30Million and recent built a Fashion line for more wealth’s to flow in. These have brought fames to her and popularities among Nigerian youths. She is one of the most paid Celebrities in Nigeria
Clarion Chukwura – Net Worth = N375Million
Popular Nigeria actress Clarion Chukwura the most successful video director Nigeria ever had. Chukwura was born as the only daughter in a family of four on July 24, 1964.
She pursued her secondary education in Queen of the Rosary College then studied Acting and Speech at the Department of Dramatic Arts of Obafemi Awolowo University. She is from Anambra State. she has gain series of awards see them below
- Traditional title of Ada Eji Eje Mba 1 of Onitsha , Anambra State,
- Legends of Nollywood award at the Nollywood at 20 Celebration
- 1982 Best Actress of the Year at All Africa Film Festival,Ougadagodou, Burkina Faso (won)
- 1997 Afro-Hollywood Best Actress Award for Glamour Girls(won)
- 2001 THEMA Best supporting actress (yoruba) award (won)
- 2001 Lebatino Film Festival, Mexico award for best actress(won)
- 2003 Africa Cinema Award (won)
- 2004 Reel Award for Best Actress (won)
- 2014 Africa Movie Academy Awards for Best Actress in aLeading Role
Patience Ozokwor – Net Worth = N 355Million
Popular Igbo traditional Nollywood actress Patience Ozokwor was popularly know as Mama G in her movie role she is one of the successful Igbo actress whereby she has featured in about 200 Movies and one of the richest Nollywood actress.
Patience Ozokwor (born March 25, 1958) is a Nigerian actress who won the Best Supporting Actress award at the 10th Africa, Movie Academy Awards. Ozokwor was among 100 Nigerians honoured by the government to celebrate the amalgamation of the northern and southern protectorates in 1914.
Ozokwor was born in the village of Amaobo, Ngwo , Enugu State, Nigeria, and attended Abimbola Gibson Memorial School in Lagos. She was married at age 19.
Uche Jombo – Net Worth = N301Million
Uche Jombo is one of the popular actresses that has been long in the Nollywood industry and still active producing and directing movies. She is a Nigerian actress, screenwriter and film producer. Uche Jombo was born Dec 1979 in Abia state of Nigeria graduated as a mathematical and statistics student of university of Calabar.
Chioma Chukwuka (born March 12, 1980) is a Nigerian actress. In 2007 she won the Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a leading role .And the Afro Hollywood award for best actress in a lead role in 2010.she was born in Anambra State, Nigeria. She completed her primary education in Lagos State, and then proceeded to Federal Government Girls College in Onitsha, Anambra State for her secondary education. She then headed to Lagos State University where she studied Banking and Finance.
Her acting career began with her participation in the film The Handkerchief in 2000. In 2007 Chukwuka received the Best Actress in a Lead Role award at the African Movie Academy Awards for the movie Sins of the flesh .She started with over 80 Nollywood movies
Bukky Wright (born 31 March 1967) is a Nigerian actress and businesswoman.Her Early life and education Bukky was born on the 31 March 1967 to a Christian father and Muslim mother in Abeokuta. She attended the University of Lagos, earning a bachelor’s degree in Economics.
She began her acting career in 1996. She has featured in several Nollywood movies of Yoruba and English languages, including Wale Adenuga’s Television series Super story. Besides acting, She runs a Fashion house and Clothing line, B Collections and a beauty spa, B Wright . She has signed endorsement deals with brands like Chivita. In 2011, she won the Best Nollywood Actress of The Year award.
Mary Remmy Njoku
Mary Remmy Njoku (born March 20, 1985), popularly known as Mary Remmy, is a Nigerian actress, filmmaker and producer. Mary Remmy is the CEO of ROK Studios, a film production studio in Lagos. She has produced movies & TV series such as Raging Passion, Hazeezat, Thy Will Be Done, Stolen Waters, Festac Town, Poisoned Bait, Losing Control and Husbands of Lagos.
Daniella Okeke is a Nigerian actress. In 2013, she starred as “Joke” in Lagos Cougars, a role that earned her the Best Actress in a Leading Role nomination at both the 10th Africa Movie Academy Awards and 2014 Nigeria Entertainment Awards. Okeke was born on 26 March. She hails from Imo State.
Kate Henshaw, also credited as Kate Henshaw-Nuttall (born 19 July 1971), is a Nigerian actress. In 2008 she won the Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, She was born in Cross River State, the oldest of four children.
She spent one year at the University of Calabar reading remedial studies, and then majored in Medical Microbiology at the School of Medical Lab Science, LUTH (Lagos University Teaching Hospital) in Lagos. Henshaw worked at the Bauchi State General hospital.
Monalisa Chinda (born 13 September 1974) is a Nigerian actress, film producer , television personality and media personality . Monalisa Chinda was born in Port Harcourt, Rivers State to an Ikwerre father and an Igbo mother. She is the first born in her family of two sons and four daughters.
She attended Army Children’s School GRA for Primary and then Archdeacon Crowther Memorial Girls’ School, Elelenwo , for Secondary. Both schools are located in Port Harcourt, Nigeria. She obtained a degree in Theatre Arts from the University of Port Harcourt.
Video Of The Top 20 Richest Nigerian actress See Their Net Worth’s And Photos Of Endorsement Deals
Below are the criteria we used in compiling this list!
1. Years they’ve been active in the industry
2. Amount they charge for a move
3. Number of movies they’ve appeared in
5. Brands of Endorsements [Of course, Brands pay higher than the other]
6. Properties [Their mansions, cars, luxurious lifestyles]
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