Talented Nollywood actress, Genevieve Nnaji was born in Mbaise, Imo State, Nigeria, but grew up in Lagos. The fourth of eight children, she was raised in a middle-class family by an engineer father and a nursery school teacher mother. The beautiful actress attended Methodist Girls College (Yaiba, Lagos). She later attended the University of Lagos, where she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in creative arts. She began auditioning for acting jobs in Nollywood when she was still an undergraduate.
Genevieve Nnaji who is known to be a producer and director was confirmed to be Nollywood’s first billionaire after she sold her recently released movie “Lionheart” to movie site, Netflix at N1,385,100,000($3.8 million).
Regarded with Member of the Order of the Federal Republic by the Nigerian government for her commitment to Nollywood. Became the “Face of Lux” in Nigeria in a highly lucrative sponsorship deal The official “Substance of MUD” in Nigeria. The proprietor of St. Genevieve clothing line. Sponsorship deals with Amstel Malta, Etisalat, Jumia, and so on.
Genevieve Nnaji Net Worth
Genevieve is arguably the richest Nollywood actress. She recently completed her estate in Abuja worth billions of Naira. She also sold a film to Netflix for $3.8 million. Overall, she is estimated to worth over N2 billion.