Top 10 Most Successful Actresses in Nigeria 2021


Most Nigerian women are educated enough to profit from the film industry and handle their names with good income.

Many of the wealthiest Nigerian women who made the top 10 list are not expected to remain indefinitely.

A lot of changes happen to the list this year, One thing I want you to know that the industry is moving at all times.

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Over the years, top stars actresses in the film industry have made huge success in their latest career.

Such Nigerian actresses have been recognised as major stars and have received many prizes, honors and red carpets and joined the famous hall of fame in Nollywood in 2020.

Most actresses are now known internationally as big gons in the industry.

Top 10 Most Successful Actresses in Nigeria 2020/2020

While there are Nollywood female stars who earned a lot of money but may not be on this list due to some fact that they might not have well recently.

Many of them did not only make money but they also have personalities and are known to be the greatest at what they do.

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Rita Dominic

Dominic is a veteran Nollywood actress from Mbaise, Imo State, Nigeria. Her valuation is around #950 million naira.

Rita Dominic is one major star in the Hollywood industry. She studied Theater Arts, a Bachelor of Arts degree in education, at the renowned University of Port Harcourt.

Rita Dominic, born July 12th, 1975. She’s the youngest of four in a royal family.

Her career as an actress is a success and Rita Dominic has featured in more than 50 films since she started in 1998.

Genevieve Nnaji

The second most popular actress in Nollywood has a net worth of about #800 million naira.

Genevieve Nnaji and the highest-progressive star in Nigeria. Genevieve Nnaji is a super star, actress and director in the nollywood industry.

Over the years, she has reached a reputation which most of the next actors in their careers are aiming to hit.

The Nigerian government has honored her contribution to Nollywood in the distinction of a Companion of the Order of the Federal Republic.

Born in Mbaise, Imo state, Nigeria. Genevieve Nnaji is a graduate of the University of Lagos. Her acting career started in the year 1987. She has appeared in over 90 movies.

Mercy Johnson

Mercy Johnson net worth is around #600 million naira. Mercy was Born in Lagos on the 28 of August, 1984.

Mercy Johnson Okojie has been in movie industry in 2004. One aspect Mercy Johnson differentiates from other actresses is that her performance is normal.

Mercy Johnson has also received several awards and was once a very famous actress in Nigeria. Mercy was awarded in the African Film Award show in 2009.

Omotola Jolade Ekeinde

Omotola Jolade Ekeinde’s net worth is #550 million naira. She is one of Nigeria’s most famous actors in Nigeria.


Omotola Jalade has a star career since she started in 1995. Omotola Jolade Ekeinde stands in 4th place in the position.

She has appeared in over 300 films, selling millions of copies across the country. Omotola is one of the most followed Nigerian actress with over 2.5 million fans on Facebook.

She is happily married to Captain Mathew Ekeinde and blessed with four children.

Funke Akindele

Funke Akindele is the best Yoruba female actress who has received several major awards in Nigeria.

Funke Akindele Net Worth is around N500 million naira. She got famous when she appeared in the United Nations-sponsored TV show (I Need To Learn).

Funke Akindele was born in Ikorodu, Lagos on August 24, 1977. She studied law at UNILAG.

Just recently, she gave birth to Twins. Her husband Abdul Rasheed Bello popularly call JJCSkillz.

Stephanie Okereke

Stephanie Okereke net worth is around $3.2 million dollars. Since her debut in the Nollywood industry Stephanie Okereke has appeared in over 250 films.

In 2002, Stephanie became the first successor in the beauty contest competition for Most Attractive Person in Nigeria. The net worth is calculated to be around 3.2 million dollars.

Ini Edo

Ini Edo is a veteran Nigerian actress with net worth close to N450 million. Ini edo has appeared in more than 100 films since she started her acting career in 2003.

Ini Edo studied English at Calabar University and earned a degree in Theatre Arts from Uyo University.

She was born in Akwa Ibom in April 23th, 1982. She was Glo brand ambassador for almost 10 years and at the same time she was ghe brand ambassador for Lean Tea and Noble Hair.

Ini Edo has also been remembered with her several Nollywood prizes.

Daniella Okeke is also an excellent Nollywood actress who has had a successful career. Okeke is worth over N390 million naira. She stands in the 8th position on the list.

She earned several prizes a still counting. She’s a native of Imo State, Nigeria.

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Ozokwor’s Gross Patience valued at N390 million She is one of Nollywood’s oldest actresses.

Apart from performing, she is also a singer, a model in industry. She stands in the 9th position on the list of top 10 most successful actresses.

She’s Popular called Mama G. She as featured in over 100 films. Shehails from Enugu State, Nigeria.

Bukky Wright

Bukky Wright is a businesswoman and a popular Nigerian actress who went into politics at the early stage of her career. According to reported she’s worth N380 million naira.

Bukky Wright began her professional acting career in the year 1996 and a lot of first recognised from short television show Super Story.

Bukky Wright was appointed the best Nollywood actress of the year in 2011 and with her acting value on the rise then.


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