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Genevieve Nnaji


Genevieve Nnaji started her acting career as a child actress in the then-popular television soap opera "Ripples" at the age of 8. She was also featured in several commercials, some of which included Pronto beverage and Omo detergent. In 1998, at the age of 19, she made her debut in the growing Nigerian film industry with the movie "Most Wanted." ... See full bio »

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 2013 Half of a Yellow Sun
Ms Adebayo
 2013 Doctor Bello
 2011 The Mirror Boy
Teema
 2011 Sacred Lies (Video)
Isabella
 2011 Sacred Lies 2 (Video)
Isabella
 2011 Sacred Lies 3 (Video)
Isabella
 2011 Sacred Lies 4 (Video)
Isabella
 2010 Bursting Out
Zara Williams
 2010 Tango with Me
Lola
 2010 Ijé: The Journey
Chioma Opara
 2009 Silent Scandal (Video)
Jessie
 2009 Silent Scandal 2 (Video)
Jessie
 2008 Beautiful Soul (Video)
Olivia
 2008 Beautiful Soul 2 (Video)
 2008 Broken Tears (Video)
 2008 Broken Tears 2 (Video)
 2008 Critical Condition (Video)
Ify
 2008 Critical Condition 2 (Video)
Ify
 2008 Love My Way (Video)
Keyla
 2008 Love My Way 2 (Video)
Keyla
 2008 My Idol (Video)
 2008 My Idol 2 (Video)
 2008 River of Tears (Video)
Yvonne
 2008 River of Tears 2 (Video)
Yvonne
 2008 Sister's Love (Video)
 2008 Sister's Love 2 (Video)
 2008 Sister's Love 3 (Video)
 2008 Sister's Love 4 (Video)
 2007 Keep My Will (Video)
 2007 Keep My Will 2 (Video)
 2007 Letters to a Stranger
Jemima Lawal
 2007 Unfinished Business (Video)
Nkem
 2007 Unfinished Business 2 (Video)
Nkem
 2007 Warrior's Heart (Video)
 2007 Warrior's Heart 2 (Video)
 2007 Warrior's Heart 3 (Video)
 2007 Wind of Glory (Video)
Juliana
 2007 Wind of Glory 2 (Video)
Juliana
 2007 Wind of Glory 3 (Video)
Juliana
 2006/II 30 Days
Chinora Onu
 2006 Girls Cot (Video)
 2006 Girls Cot 2 (Video)
 2006 Girls Cot 3 (Video)
 2005 Darkest Night (Video)
 2005 Darkest Night 2 (Video)
 2005 Games Women Play (Video)
 2005 Games Women Play 2 (Video)
 2005 Rip-Off (Video)
 2005 Rip-Off 2 (Video)
 2004 Bumper to Bumper (Video)
 2004 Bumper to Bumper 2 (Video)
 2004 Critical Decision (Video)
 2004 Critical Decision 2 (Video)
 2004 Dangerous Sisters (Video)
 2004 Dangerous Sisters 2 (Video)
 2004 Goodbye New York (Video)
 2004 Goodbye New York 2 (Video)
 2004 He Lives in Me (Video)
 2004 He Lives in Me 2 (Video)
 2004 Into Temptation (Video)
 2004/II My First Love (Video)
 2004 My First Love 2 (Video)
 2004 Never Die for Love (Video)
 2004 Never Die for Love 2 (Video)
 2004 Promise Me Forever (Video)
 2004 Promise Me Forever 2 (Video)
 2004 Stand by Me (Video)
 2004 Stand by Me 2 (Video)
 2004 Treasure (Video)
 2004 Treasure 2 (Video)
 2004 Unbreakable (Video)
 2004 We Are One (Video)
 2004 We Are One 2 (Video)
 2003 Blood Sister (Video)
 2003 Blood Sister 2 (Video)
 2003 Player: Mr. Lover Man (Video)
 2003 Private Sin (Video)
Faith
 2003 Private Sin 2 (Video)
 2003 Break Up (Video)
 2003 Break Up 2 (Video)
 2003 Butterfly (Video)
 2003 By His Grace (Video)
 2003 Church Business (Video)
 2003 Church Business 2 (Video)
 2003 Deadly Mistake (Video)
 2003 Emergency Wedding (Video)
 2003 Emotional Tears (Video)
Helen
 2003 Emotional Tears 2 (Video)
Helen
 2003 For Better for Worse (Video)
 2003 For Better for Worse 2 (Video)
 2003 Honey (Video)
 2003 Honey 2 (Video)
 2003 Jealous Lovers (Video)
Chioma
 2003 Jealous Lovers 2 (Video)
Chioma
 2003 Last Weekend (Video)
 2003 Last Weekend 2 (Video)
 2003 Late Marriage (Video)
 2003 Love (Video)
Anita
 2003 My Only Love (Video)
Angela
 2003 Not Man Enough (Video)
 2003 Not Man Enough 2 (Video)
 2003 Passion & Pain (Video)
 2003 Passions (Video)
 2003 Sharon Stone in Abuja (Video)
 2003 Super Love (Video)
 2003 The Chosen One (Video)
 2003 The Chosen One 2 (Video)
 2003 Women Affair (Video)
 2002 Battle Line (Video)
 2002 Battle Line 2 (Video)
 2002 Formidable Force (Video)
 2002 Power of Love (Video)
Juliet
 2002 Power of Love 2 (Video)
Juliet
 2002 Runs! (Video)
Adesua
 2002 Sharon Stone (Video)
 2002 Sharon Stone 2 (Video)
 2002 Valentino (Video)
 2002 Valentino 2 (Video)
 2001 Death Warrant (Video)
 2001 Fire Dancer (Video)
Nene
 2001 Fire Dancer 2 (Video)
Nene
 2001 Love Boat (Video)
 1999 Camouflage (Video)
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Personal Quote:

[on playing a blind girl]: I've been asked if I did any kind of study or research for that film ( Wind of Glory (2007) ), to be honest I didn't. For me, acting is all about imagination. It's bringing to life not just the imagination of the character, but that of the imagination of the writer. You have to walk in the shoes of the character and be that character and not just pretend to be that ... See more »

Trivia:

Won Best Actress at the inaugural AMAA. See more »

Trademark:

Her smiles

Nickname:

Genny

Star Sign:

Taurus

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