2014 Top Richest Nollywood Actress in Nigeria – There is no doubt that the movie industry has created a lot of opportunities for many actors and actresses in Nigeria. Thanks to the industry, they have hit it big with endorsements, modelling contracts, adverts and music.
Top Richest Nollywood Actress in Nigeria
1. Genevieve Nnaji
Genevieve Nnaji is on the top of the list with a net worth of N100 million. She is not just known in Nigeria but other parts of the world, she has appeared on the biggest talk show, The Oprah Winfrey Show in 2009.
Genevieve started her acting career as a child actress in the old soap opera, Ripples at 8. She was introduced to the Nigerian movie industry at the age of 19, with the movie, Most Wanted, after which she perform in several other movies. In May 2010, she was appointed the official face of Make-up Designing in Nigeria. In June 2012, she was unveiled as the brand ambassador of Range Rover Evogue by Coscharis Motors, in which she made $100,000. She is definitely the richest Nigerian Nollywood Actress.
2. Kate Henshaw Nuttal
She was born in Cross River State Nigeria, she started her acting career in 1993 with the movie, When the sun set. In 2000, she won the African Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role in the movie, Stronger than Pain. She is fully endorsed with her career and she is one of the richest Nigerian Nollywood Actress. She is currently divorced and has a daughter named Ella.
This Calabar born pretty lady believes in landed properties and has invested in this area more than any other Nollywood actresses. Most of her buildings are being rented to tenants. She earned N15.7 million from movies and her other businesses. Ini Edo just produced her latest flick “Memories Of the Heart” which will be premiered in United States. She is one of the richest Nollywood actress with net worth of N60 million.
4. Mercy Johnson
Mercy Johnson has become one of the most popular movie star of our times. She was very attractive in acting before she got married when she has featured in more than 100 movies. She is also an invsetor in properties and she is has completed two houses at the moment, She also owns about six landed properties in Lagos. Her net worth is about N65 million.
2014 Top Richest Nollywood Actress in Nigeria
5. Rita Dominic
Rita is the best dressed actress according to Nollywood fans . She won the City People Award as the Most Outstanding Actress in 2004, the face of Nokia and Glo ambassador. She earned N16 million form Nokia and Glo between 2008 and 2009. She has launch a book and also she is one of those who have found their way in acting. Her net worth is about N58 million which made her one of the richest Nollywood actress
6. Omotola Jalade Ekeinde
She is one of the richest Nollywood actress who had a very successful career in acting.The mother, model and musician has recently stepped up her game in the music industry. Her first album ‘Gba’ was her first introduction to the music industry but her sophomore album Me, Myself & Eyes has defined her as truly talented. The production and promotion of her album cost her a whopping N13 million. She drives more expensive cars than any actress in Nollywood and her garage is estimated to be worth N20 million. Her current worth is more than N53 million.
7. Patience Ozorkwor
The Enugu star popularly called “Mama G” in Nollywood. She has featured in more than 200 movies and is one of the richest Nollywood Ladies. Mama G is the oldest on the list and is known for her tough roles in movies. She is a business woman and has very diverse in her investments but but has many landed properties.Her net worth is N51 million which made her one of the richest Nollywood actress
Top Richest Nollywood Actress in Nigeria
8. Uche Jumbo
Uche started to prove her talent in the industry when she co-wrote the block buster movie ‘Games Men Play’ with veteran female producer Emen Isong in 2005. The Glo ambassador and model, who earned more than N11 million in 2009, seems unstoppable at the moment. She is an actress, producer and a screen writer with a net worth of N50 million.
9. Monalisa Chinda
This beautiful actress is from Rives State one of the richest actress in Nigeria and has done well in the Nollywood industry. She earned N25 million between 2004 and 2008. She also owns landed properties in choice locations in both Rivers State and Lagos. The Ikwere born Nollywood has won several awards in the movie and entertainment world which made her one of the richest in Nollywwod industry with her net worth of bout N50 million.
10. Chioma Chukwuka
She was born in 1980 and she is one of the richest Nollywood star in Nigeria. She won the African Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a leading role in 2007 and has featured in more than 80 movies. She owns two houses and various properties in Lagos and her home state. Her net worth is about N46 million.
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