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Happy birthday to Nollywood Actor Diamond Okechi (Born August 15th)

NOLLYWOOD CELEBRITY BIRTHDAY: Today August 15th marks the bornday of Nollywood talented and handsome actor Diamond Okechi. Join us to celebrate him!🎊🎂🎉 Diamond Okechi is a famous Nollywood actor, model and a television personality. He is popularly known for playing action and hit man roles in movies. He has been rated as one of the most rugged actor in Nollywood. He was born and raised in Ajao Estate, Lagos State in the south western part of Nigeria into a family of six children, comprising of five boys and one girl. He is the second child in the family. Diamond Okechi is originally from Aguleri, a small town in Anambra East Local Government Area of Anambra State in the south eastern part of Nigeria, but was born and bred in Ajao Estate, Lagos State in the south western part of Nigeria, wh...

IK Ogbonna and his wife Sonia finally part ways

Nollywood actor, IK Ogbonna and his wife, Sonia Morales have finally parted ways as the estranged wife took to her Instagram page to announce that she is officially and fully out of marriage. She wrote: “My ex husband and I have parted our ways for good and legally.” Announcing the end of their short lived marriage, Sonia wrote; ‘this is a hard letter to write as i am pretty sure I will cry my way through this post. I know i should have said all these a long time ago, but back then, i was just weak and could not think straight because i was busy struggling to make things right the best possible way within and even beyond my capacities’. A friend of mine asked me the other day if I had written a goodbye letter to my former life, my memories, my ex. When she brought the idea up, I got i...

Nollywood Actor, Harry Anyanwu Debuts As A Rapper; Features In New Music Video

Popular Nollywood actor, Harry Anyanwu has finally gone into the music industry as a rapper and he appears to be making a wave, after getting featured on Zamo, a song by singer Slim Brown. Anyanwu shared several clips from the official music video of the song on his verified Instagram page, and despite being on the older side, the veteran actor managed to bring some heat by spitting some heavy bars in his lyrics. See his post below:

Nollywood Actor Tony Umez poses with his 4 beautiful daughters

Nollywood actor Tony Umez has taken to social media to share a beautiful photo of his four daughters with his followers. Here’s what he caption it: The veteran actor while celebrating his daughers described them as beautiful princesses. Tony Umez is a Nigerian actor. He has acted in more than 200 Nollywood films of both English and Yoruba languages since his debut in the 1994. He started acting from his secondary days where he performed on stage play and drama.In 1993,the actor joined Nollywood.He did not get a dime from his two movies which made him leave the industry for a few years. He however returned to the industry in 1997 and featured in the movie,”The Princess” but it was the movie,”Died Wretched” which was released in 1998 that made him popular

Uti Nwachukwu turns 37 today. Happy birthday to him!

CELEBRITY BIRTHDAY: Nollywood Actor and TV presenter Uti Nwachukwu celebrates his 37th birthday today August 3, and he kicked off the celebration by penning down a birthday message to himself. The media personality in his birthday message revealed how grateful he is for life and also being in a happy place because he is doing what he was born to do. Here’s what he wrote: “Hear Ye!!! HEAR YE!!! Today 37 Years Ago, A KING was Born Stop Scrolling Now and Feast your gaze upon the One True Lion King . Ladies , put some makeup and your best dresses on! Gentlemen , drape yourselves in your best Buba and Sokoto! …and then buy some Shekpe and Shicken and celebrate me wherever you are . Yes it’s my birthday and I am grateful to God and happy to still be here doing what I was Born t...

Nollywood Actor Fred and Agatha Amata’s Daughter Graduates From UK University; Holds Boat Cruise Party

Daughter of former Nigerian celebrity couple, actor Fred and Agatha Amata, Stephanie, graduated from the University of Arts, London, on Friday, July 19. Agatha, the proud mother shared photos on social media with the fresh graduate and captioned it:  “My baby graduates today. To say I am an extremely proud mother would be an understatement. Go conquer your world. Love you to bits. #proudmum #ualgrads”. The 21-year-old Stephanie graduated with a 2:1 in film and television to carry on the family tradition of creative minded people. In another post in which she shared photos with her daughter, Stephanie, and son, Oreva, she wrote: “Joy unquantifiable as my baby @baby5teph graduates with a 2:1 in film and television. My pride. #ualgrads”. The proud mother also hosted her...

Yul Edochie celebrates veteran actor Sam Dede on his birthday

Actor, Yul Edochie has celebrated veteran actor, Sam Dede for impacting his life as his lecturer at the University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State. Edochie took to his Instagram page on Saturday morning to pour encomium on Dede. He wrote: “Today, I want to celebrate this great man, Uncle Sam Dede. He was my lecturer in school, University of Port Harcourt, Theatre Arts Department, 98-2003, he taught us acting. “His impact in my life is enormous. He taught me so much as an actor. We all wanted to be like him. He was like a father to us. He always told us that the best way we could make him proud is to succeed in Nollywood. “Daddy I may not have kept in touch much, I know say I no dey hear word, but I have not forgotten you till this day, a great part of you still lives in me. I hope I h...

Junior Pope celebrates his wedding anniversary with stunning pictures

Award winning Nollywood actor, John Paul Odonwodo popularly known as, Jnr Pope and his wife celebrate their wedding anniversary today July 27th. To celebrate this day, the lovely couple and their kids assembled in beautiful matching outfits. Sharing photos, the actor recounted how he met his wife through Facebook, and the journey so far.. He wrote: “Wify @qutejay @dopeevents007 Can’t Stop Thanking Facebook For Assisting Me Find You; And Blessing The Name Of God That I Was In Asaba Filming…………. As FATE May Have It You Were On Holiday From School………One Thing Led To The Other , You Played Tough, Hard To Get And Was Not Ready To Let Your Guard Down……I Too Was Not Ready To Let Go And As A G That I Am , I Kept Changing Tactics And The Swag Was On………Till You Said YES……………Thank You For Everyt...

Nollywood Actor, Desmond Elliot Calls For Ban Of Foreign Movies [WATCH VIDEO]

Nollywood actor turned politician, Desmond Elliot has called for the ban of foreign movies in Nigeria to enable the growth of the Nigerian Movie Industry. The 45-year-old representing Surulere constituency at the Lagos State house of assembly said this in an interview with HIPTV, as he spoke on the current situation of the country’s Movie Industry. According to him, the Federal Government should make it difficult for foreign content to come into the country so that local content from Nigeria can grow. Watch the video below. What do you guys think? Should foreign movies really be banned?

Nollywood Actor, Yul Edochie Strikes Ambassadorial Deal

Popular Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie has just emerged brand Ambassador for a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), Citizen Journalists Network (CJN). The President of CJN, Mr. Michael Edem-Duke, who made the disclosure yesterday being Tuesday 17th July 2019 in Lagos, said his unveiling held on July 7, in Enugu. Edem-Duke said that the NGO was a humanitarian community of regular citizens given to the investigation of sustainable solutions to social-welfare challenges for people. He said this was by giving ordinary citizens a platform to tell their own stories and advocate for their own kind of solutions. “Yul Edochie has officially signed on the project as our ambassador after a two-day meeting which ended on July 7, in Enugu.This move will make Yul work with me on the project for the next o...

I am tired of breaking ladies heart – Alex Ekubo

Nollywood actor Alex Ekubo has made it known he is tired of breaking the hearts of women. Sharing a shirtless photo of himself, Alex wrote: “I’m tired of breaking ladies Heart, from now i want to focus on their Spinal Cords. . Sincerely yours – Bouncing Baby Boy 😜.” This is coming just days after BBNaija housemate Ifu Ennada took to social media to praise the actor for being humble despite all of his wealth.

Fredrick Leonard celebrates his birthday today, May 1st

NOLLYWOOD CELEBRITY BIRTHDAY: A happy birthday shoutout to Nollywood Actor Frederick Leonard Nnaemeka who is plus one today, May 1st. He is the 1st of 2 children and an Anambra state indigene. Happy bornday to him!!! Frederick Leonard graduated from Kaduna Polytechnic with a degree in Biochemistry. He began his acting career over 10 years ago and has many movies to his credit. May God bless his new age, grant him good health and many more prosperous years! Happy birthday to him once again!

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