Below are some of the richest, most successful and highest paid Nollywood actresses. Their estimated earnings include endorsements, and other businesses they have been involved in over the past years.
11.UCHE JUMBO worth N370 million
The Powerful Uche Jumbo Rodriguez who got married to her Mexican guy is not just popular but rich. She is also a producer and a Globacom ambassador and has been nominated for numerous awards and has won many awards till date.
10. MARY REMMY -NJOKU worth N380 million
Though not a regular name in the movie industry, she still made it into the list of richest female actress in Nigeria because of her husband, Jason Njoku who was the CEO of Iroking. He got married to her on August 18, 2012 in Lagos. That was how she became wealthy as she is the CEO of ROK studios, a popular film production studio based in Lagos.
9. PATIENCE OZOKWOR worth N390 million
“Mama G” as she is fondly called is by far the most popular female actress in Nigeria after Genevieve and Omotola. She is one of the most decorated actresses in Nigeria and also one of the richest Nollywood actress in Nigeria. She is also said to be related to Nkem Owoh.
8. DANIELLE OKEKE worth N390 million
Danielle Okeke is a top Nollywood actress and a producer, though not too popular like the rest but she is good at her job. She currently owns a company called DCOVI Entertainment. She has acquired a lot over the years in the movie industry. She bought a $5,700 Vertu constellation phone and owns a house in Lekki with four cars.
7. CLARION CHUKWURA worth N400 million
If there is an actress in Nigeria’s Nollywood who knows how to interpret her role exactly the way it should be, that person is Clarion Chukwura. Interestingly, the veteran actress is the mother of Clarence Peters and the wife of the popular singer Shina Peters. She is a legend in Nollywood.
6. INI EDO worth N450 million
She’s arguably one of the sexiest actresses in Nigerian Nollywood and has featured in over 200 movies. Last year, she bought a mansion in Lekki area worth over 50 million and a mercedes G-wagon worth 30 million Naira. She is one of the highest paid actresses in Nollywood and has numerous sponsored deals.
5. FUNKE AKINDELE worth N510 million
Jennifer as fondly called is one of the most popular actress of Yoruba decent in Nigeria. She is an actress to reckon with in the movie industry in Nigeria and also one of the highest paid. A very interesting person to be with. She is also the richest Yoruba actress in Nigeria currently this 2017 .
4. OMOTOLA EKEINDE worth N550 million
Many call her “Omosexy”, as many might think she should be at number two of the list.The next actresses to be mentioned are much more indomitable. “Omo sexy” has won many awards and also having a million followers on Facebook.
3. Mercy Johnson worth N600 million
The Kogi state super actress has appeared in over 100 movies but one of her best role was “dumebi”. Her very sexy appeal has won her many roles in movies and endorsement deals which made her super rich.
2. GENEVIEVE NNAJI worth N850 million
Genevieve is regarded as a goddess in Nollywood because of her charisma and power in Nollywood. Her beauty and figure has won her deals in Amstel Malta,Etisalat and Jumia etc.
1.RITA DOMINIC worth N950 million
Rita Uchenna Dominic is from a royal family in Abo Mbaise in Imo state. Since childhood, she has been waxing strong in the movie industry and has starred in over 100 movies till date. She’s unarguably one of the highest paid actresses in Nollywood. She also produced the award wining movie “The meeting” a romantic comedy drama, thereby raising her net-worth to N950 million.