Movie Actress

Genevieve Nnaji

Quick info:

Age 44
Birthday May 31979
Birth Sign Taurus
City Nigeria
Country Nigeria
Profession Movie Actress

Genevieve Nnaji is a famous Movie Actress, born on May 3, 1979 in Nigeria. As of December 2022, Genevieve Nnaji’s net worth is $5 Million. She began an R&B singing career after signing her first record contract in 2004.

Parents Benedatte Nnnaji, Theophilus Nnaji
Father Not Available
Mother Not Available
Siblings Ebuka Nnaji, Stephen Nnaji
Spouse Not Known
Children(s) Chimebuka Nnaji

Genevieve Nnaji Biography

Nigerian film star best known for winning the 2005 African Movie Academy Best Actress Award for her role in Darkest Night. Her film 30 Days earned 10 nominations at the African Movie Academy Awards. Genevieve Nnaji (/ˈ n ɑː dʒ i / ; born 3 May 1979) is a Nigerian actress, producer, and director. She won the Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role in 2005, making her the first actor to win the award. In 2011, she was honoured as a Member of the Order of the Federal Republic by the Nigerian government for her contribution to Nollywood. Her directorial debut movie, Lionheart, is the first Netflix Original from Nigeria, and first Nigerian submission for the Oscars. The movie was disqualified for having most of the dialogue in English..

She has a daughter named Chimebuka and a brother named Stephan. She began dating Ishaya Bako in 2015.

Nnaji started her acting career as a child actor in the then-popular television soap opera Ripples at the age of 8. In 1998, at the age of 19, she was introduced into the growing Nigerian film industry with the movie Most Wanted. Her subsequent movies include Last Party, Mark of the Beast, and Ijele. In 2010, she starred in the award-winning film Ijé: The Journey. She has starred in over 200 Nollywood movies.

Ethnicity, religion & political views

Many peoples want to know what is Genevieve Nnaji ethnicity, nationality, Ancestry & Race? Let’s check it out! As per public resource, IMDb & Wikipedia, Genevieve Nnaji’s ethnicity is Black. We will update Genevieve Nnaji’s religion & political views in this article. Please check the article again after few days.

Nnaji has received several awards and nominations for her work, including the Best Actress of the Year Award at the 2001 City People Awards and the Best Actress in a Leading Role Award at the 2005 Africa Movie Academy Awards.

Genevieve Nnaji Net Worth

Genevieve Nnaji is one of the richest Movie Actress & listed on most popular Movie Actress. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Genevieve Nnaji‘s net worth $5 Million.

Net Worth $5 Million
Salary Under Review
Source of Income Movie Actress
Cars Not Available
House Living in own house.

She made her acting debut in the 1998 film Most Wanted.

Nnaji has received several awards and nominations for her work, including the Best Actress of the Year Award at the 2001 City People Awards and the Best Actress in a Leading Role Award at the 2005 Africa Movie Academy Awards.

Nnaji has featured in several commercials, include for Pronto (beverage) and Omo detergent. In 2004, she became the “Face of Lux” in Nigeria in a highly lucrative sponsorship deal. In 2008, Nnaji launched the clothing line “St. Genevieve”, which donates its proceeds to charity. In May 2010, she was appointed to be the official “Face of MUD” in Nigeria.

In 2004, Nnaji signed a recording contract with EKB Records, a Ghanaian record label, and released her debut album One Logologo Line. It is a mix of R&B, Hip-Hop, and Urban music. In 2004, Genevieve Nnaji was with the most votes after contending with other celebrities for the search for the face of Lux in 2004.

Who is Genevieve Nnaji dating?

According to our records, Genevieve Nnaji is possibily single & has not been previously engaged. As of May 2022, Genevieve Nnaji’s is not dating anyone.

Relationships Record: We have no records of past relationships for Genevieve Nnaji. You may help us to build the dating records for Genevieve Nnaji!

As of 2009, Nnaji was one of the best-paid female actors in Nollywood. Due to her contributions to the Nigerian movie industry, she became the first actor to be awarded Best Actress at the 2001 City Peoples Awards, the award ceremony that previously had only recognized politicians and business conglomerates. She was also the first actor to be awarded as Best Actress by the Censors Board of Nigeria in 2003. In 2009, she was referred to as the Julia Roberts of Africa by Oprah Winfrey.

Genevieve Nnaji Height

Genevieve Nnaji’s height Not available right now. weight Not Known & body measurements will update soon.
Height Unknown
Weight Not Known
Body Measurements Under Review
Eye Color Not Available
Hair Color Not Available
Feet/Shoe Size Not Available

Facts & Trivia

Ranked on the list of most popular Movie Actress. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in Nigeria. Genevieve Nnaji celebrates birthday on May 3 of every year.

Subsequently, the oscar submission was canceled for not meeting the language criteria. The film’s dialogue track is predominantly in the English language. However, the Oscar rules since 2006 dictate that eligible movies must have a “Predominantly non-English Dialogue Track.” This move was an attempt to open up more opportunities for films from diverse cultures.

Is Genevieve Nnaji in the hospital?

Nollywood’s leading lady, Genevieve Nnaji has stylishly debunked ongoing rumour that she is being admitted in a US hospital for mental illness issue.

How much is Genevieve Nnaji net worth 2021?

In 2021, Genevieve’s networth was $9.2M, but according to Forbes, Nnaji is worth $12M as of the time of this article.

How old was Genevieve Nnaji when she had her baby?

Genevieve gave birth to Theodora while she was just 17 years old, making her daughter roughly 23 years old. Dora is Theodora’s nickname among her family and friends.

What is the networth of Genevieve?

CharacteristicNet worth in million U.S. dollars
Genevieve Nnaji10

What Happened to Genevieve Nnaji health?

On Tuesday, May 10, the blogger insinuated that Genevieve Nnaji was down owing to a mental illness. In the caption of the post, Dimokokorkus wrote: “I have been in the know of the medical condition that she is going through but decided to let it go untill [sic] she’s better.”

In November 2015, Nnaji produced her first movie called Road to Yesterday, later winning Best Movie Overall-West Africa at the 2016 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards.

On 7 September 2018, her directorial debut Lionheart was acquired by online streaming service Netflix, making it the first Netflix original film from Nigeria. The movie had its world premiere at the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival, alongside Farming, the Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje’s autobiographical directorial debut where she starred in alongside Kate Beckinsale, Damson Idris, and Gugu Mbatha-Raw.

In January 2018, it was reported that Genevieve would be replacing Funke Akindele as a member of the Dora Milaje in Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War. This was later debunked as an internet prank and the actor did not appear in the movie.

You may read full biography about Genevieve Nnaji from Wikipedia.
Related posts
Movie Actress

Hafsia Herzi

Movie Actress

Gabrielle Walsh

Movie Actress

Miho Nakayama

Movie Actress

Hana Mae Lee

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *