Nollywood is Nigeria’s movie cinema and the third largest producer of home movies in the world. There is no doubt that the movie industry has created a lot of opportunities for many talented actors and actresses. A lot of people have taken these advantages to create wealth.
Wealth acquisition however is something that cannot be guaranteed at any given time and the values may change from time to time but this article focuses on the 10 wealthiest Nollywood actresses for 2017. Here we pick up the list of ten richest Nigerian Nollywood actresses.
10. MARY REMMY -NJOKU worth N380 million
Mary Remmy Njoku is one of our Nigerian actress on the top ten list. She was born March 20, 1985. The 31 year old actress started acting at a very young age. she still made it into the list of richest female actress in Nigeria because of her husband, Jason Njoku who was the CEO of Iroking. He got married to her on August 18, 2012 in Lagos.She is the CEO of ROK studios, a popular film production studio based in Lagos.
Surprisingly, she graduated as a Computer Scientist. She has featured in a good number of movies: Sound of Love, Critical Truth, The Faculty, Face of Africa, Brave Mind, Doctor May, Great Betrayal, Raging Passion, Royal Fathers, Apaure and Blackberry Babes.
9. PATIENCE OZOKWOR worth N390 million
Popularly called Mama G, Patience Ozokwor is by far one of the most popular female actress in Nigeria. She is an experienced Nollywood actress. She was born March 25, 1958. She is one of the most decorated actresses in Nigeria and also one of the richest Nollywood actress in Nigeria.
Patience Ozokwor has featured in over 200 movies and is one of the 10 richest ladies in acting. she won the Best Supporting Actress award at the 10th Africa Movie Academy Awards. she is worth more than 51 million.