Let’s find out the richest Nollywood celebrity who can steal the attention of the people in Nigeria. Becoming a famous and successful person is not only a dream for a common people. The artist is just like human being who wants to pursue their happiness and success too. Nollywood is the term used to refer the film industry in Nigeria. The American people call their industry with Hollywood, while Hindi fraternity is called as Bollywood. Nollywood may be is not as popular as Hollywood and Bollywood, but let’s increase our knowledge to get closer with the richest Nollywood celebrity.
1. Ini Obong Edo
Ini Obong Edo is considered as the all time richest Nollywood celebrity. She can gain N130 million during her career as an actress. For the last three years, she has been a face for Globacom. Her major movies include ’I will take my chances’’, and ’in the cupboard ‘’
Richest Nollywood celebrity: Ini Obong Edo
2. Uche Jombo
With the income in the net worth of N127 million, Uche Jombo is considered as a successful figure in Nollywood. She is not only an actress, but also a business woman and a producer. She has absorbed the cash at N50 million from the endorsement and movies.
Richest Nollywood celebrity: Uche Jombo
3. Rita Dominique
The fame of Rita Dominique has taken her to reach the income at N100 million. She is one of the powerful actresses. Her acting skill is totally amazing. Today, she focuses as a producer for her own film. Let’s wait for the next story since it will hit tether in 2012.
Richest Nollywood celebrity: Rita Dominique
4. Genevieve Nnaji
Genevieve Nnaji is a very respectable actress in Nollywood. She has many loyal fans in the nation. The best achievement is when she received a national honor from the president of Nigeria. She makes her own fashion line called as St Genevieve.
Richest Nollywood celebrity-: Genevieve Nnaji
5. Monalisa Chinda
Monalisa Chinda can sit on as the richest Nollywood actress for she can obtain N92 million. She has debuted herself as a producer for a movie entitled as Kiss and Tell. Her endorsement is varied. Thus, she can gain lot of money.
Richest Nollywood celebrity: Monalisa Chinda
6. Funke Akindele
Funke Akindele is a talented actress. In the last few years, her popularity grows among the Nigerian people. Her upcoming movie is entitled the Return of Jnifa. It is estimated that she gets N40 million from the movie.
Richest Nollywood celebrity:Funke Akindele
7. Kate Henshaw
Even though Kate Henshaw cannot have a great marriage life, at least she can be the richest Nollywood celebrity. This woman can collect N80 million. Her failed marriage does not affect much on her career. She is offered with many kinds of project. It seems that everyone love to work with her.
Richest Nollywood celebrity: Kate Henshaw
8. Omtoola Jalade Ekeinde
If you have the cash N75 million, you must be very happy and proud. Probably that’s the feeling of Omtoola Jalade Ekeinde. Every year, she gains more cash by playing movie and singing.
Richest Nollywood celebrity: Omtoola Jalade Ekeinde
9. Stephanie Okereke
Stephanie Okereke has received intensive training from New York Film Academy. I will never doubt about her acting skill and talent. Through the Glass movies, she proved that she can be a great producer in Nollywood.
Richest Nollywood celebrity: Stephanie Okereke
Mercy Johnson has obtained N70 million by 2012. In 2007/2009 she could collect N40 million. She uses the money wisely for she invests it in some areas located in Lagos. Her determination can catch her position in the industry.
Richest Nollywood celebrity: Mercy Johnson