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WCW: Uche Jumbo Rodriguez 

Uche Jombo is a Nigerian actress, screenwriter and film producer. The mother of one has taken Nollywood to another level with her block buster movies.

Early Life
Uche Jombo, was born in December 28, 1979 was born in Abiriba, Abia state, Nigeria. She is a graduate of Mathematics and statistics from the University of Calabar, and Computer Programming from the Federal University of Technology Minna.

Movie Career
Since she made her film debut as an actress 10 years ago, we have watched her evolve into one of the most successful, serious-minded actresses of her generation. But beneath the pristine exterior lurks a woman with many talents.
She started out as an actress and a script writer but got her big break in the movie industry when she featured in the movies Ibinabo and Girls hostel, with roles as die-hard-stone-cold. Nollywood’s finest Uche Jombo, from Abiriba in Abia State, has over the years blossomed in the industry that made her ours.
Redirecting her career years later with her role in the hit movie Games Men Play, a film she doubled as an actress and co-script writer, with her role that made her our screen sweetheart. Uche Jombo is a multi award winning actress with over 50 films to her credit, a script writer and most recently executive producer of her own film, under her production company PICTURE PERFECT.
She operates an NGO Uche Jombo and You, helping the Nigerian youth with dreams of becoming writers and actors, actualize their dreams. She was recently appointed a Globacom ambassador which came as a result of hard work and determination.


Uche Jumbo is married to her hearthrob, Kenney Rodriguez and they are blessed with a son named Matthew Rodriguez.

Awards and Nominations 

AfroHollywood Awards -UK
Best Actress

4th Africa Movie Academy Awards
Best Supporting Actress
Keep My Will


2010 Best of Nollywood Awards
Best Supporting Actress
Silent Scandals

City People Entertainment Awards
Best Actress

Abia State Awards

Honor Award Herself

Life Changers Awards-UK
Nollywood Personality of the year

5 Continents Awards -NewYork
Merit award for charity support

ELOY awards
Best Actress Leading role

2011 Best of Nollywood Awards
Best Actress Leading role

Best Screenplay
Best Kiss with Kalu Ikeagwu
Nafca Best Actress Leading Role Damage
Best Film
2012 Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards
Female Viewers Choice Awards
8th Africa Movie Academy Awards
Best Actress Leading Role

Africa International Film Festival
Best Actress Leading Role
Lies Men Tell
2013 Best of Nollywood Awards
Best Actress Leading role-English
Mrs Somebody

ELOY Awards
Female Film Producers of the Year
2014 Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards
Best On Screen ( with Patience Ozokwor)
After The Proposal N
Female Viewers Choice Awards
Herself N
2014 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards
Best Movie – Comedy
Lies Man Tell N
10th Africa Movie Academy Awards
Best Actress Leading Role
Lagos Cougars N

2015 Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards
Best Actress oge’s sister
Female Viewers Choice

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