BIRTH NAME : Ngozi Ezeonu
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DATE OF BIRTH/AGE : Born 23rd May, 1955
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STATE OF ORIGIN : Anambra State
OCCUPATION : Nollywood actress
NATIONALITY : Nigerian
MARITAL STATUS/HUSBAND : Edwin
CHILDREN : She is blessed with children
Actress Ngozi Ezeonu is a Nigerian actress and one of the pillars that hold Nollywood . She is a veteran actress who has been there for many years , she is widely regarded as one of Nollywood ‘Big Mamas’ who has managed to remain relevant and influential in the Nigerian movie industry. She is one of the most envied Nollywood actress because of the fact that she is ever young, she is regarded by many as the everyday young woman.
Actress Ngozi Ezeonu is one of the most famous Nollywood actress who has managed to carve a niche for herself in the industry. Her lead role in the block- buster movie titled Adesuwa, earned her a Best supporting actress nomination at the 8th Africa Movie Academy Awards. Continue reading after the jump.
Early Life and Background
Ngozi Ezeonu was born on May 23, 1965, to Mr. and Mrs. D.O. Ikpelue in Ogbunike, Anambra State, Nigeria. The Nollywood mama who is currently 61 years old is an idigine of Ogbunike, Anambra State, Nigeria. She started her career as a journalist before joining the Nollywood movie industry in 1993. She initially gained recognition through the blockbuster movie “Living in Bondage” and she got her massive break through in the movie “Nneka the Pretty Serpent”.
She one of the most celebrated and respected Nollywood actress. She has been applauded by fans for her ability to stay away from scandal and controversies. She is currently married and blessed with four beautiful Children. According to her biography, her first paying job was as a hair-stylist before she did the diploma course in Journalism.
Ngozi Ezeonu obtained a Diploma Degree in Journalism and worked as a Journalist. She completed her primary and secondary school education Anambra State before she obtained a Diploma Degree in Journalism.
Ngozi Ezeonu practiced journalism for a short while, before joining Nollywood in 1993. She worked as a Journalist for some time before she joined the Nigeria movie industry also know as Nollywood in 1993. She was introduced into Nollywood by Zeb Ejiro that year, she was offered her a role in her debut movie Nneka the Pretty Serpent, where she played a supporting role. She played an outstanding and exceptional role in the movie which later became a hit.
She rose to fame after starring in the blockbuster movie “Living in Bondage” a movie that gave her popularity and earned her a huge fan base in all Nigerian States. She officially had a big break after featuring in the blockbuster movie “Nneka the Pretty Serpent” a movie produced by Zeb Ejiro.
She has starred in than 140 movies where she has played a lead and supporting roles. She also got another lead role in another hit movie Glamour Girls, alongside Liz Benson and Gloria Anozie. Today, Ngozi Ezeonu is labelled as one of the most celebrated and respected actress in Nigeria.
Ngozi Ezeonu is a family woman. She is married and blessed with four children. She has six other siblings, five of who are males. She has been in a family way for many years, she is married to a man named Edwin .
Ngozi Ezeonu Movies
- Glamour Girls
- Shattered Mirror
- The Pretty Serpent
- Tears of a Prince
- Cry of a Virgin
- Abuja top Ladies
- Family Secret