We have analyzed the top 20 richest Nollywood actresses and their net worth which you can read here in case you missed it. Now, we bring you the top 10 richest Nollywood actresses and their net worth. This list is full of surprises and you wouldn’t believe who is occupying some positions.
Top 10 Richest Nollywood Actresses And Their Net Worth
10. Uche Jombo | Net Worth = N370 Million
Uche Jombo who recently got married to her Mexican boyfriend is one of the most popular Nollywood actress who have been around for a long time. She is a producer and Globacom Ambassador and have been nominated for the Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress In Leading Role. She produced Nollywood Hustlers, Damages and Holding Hope.
In 2012, Uche married Kenney Rodriguez whom she now have a son with. She is still very active in the industry, producing and directing movies. Her net worth is N370 million and still growing.
09. Mary Remmy-Njoku – Net Worth = N380 Million
Mary made it this far on this list because of her husband. The two have combined together to take Nollywood business to the next level. Mary started dating Jason Njoku who is the CEO and founder of iroking in 2011. They got married on August 18, 2012, in Lagos. That union was the real turning point in Mary Remmy’s career as she is now the CEO of ROK Studios which is a film production studio based in Lagos. Nothing is as good as beating everyone to the game and getting married to the boss.
Though is quite popular with acting but the business of Nollywood is what brought her the fame and fortune. She is comfortably on this list with a net worth of N380 million.
9. Bukky Wright – Net worth = N380 Million
Bukky Wright acts in Yoruba and English movies, apart from acting she is a big time business woman. She owns a beauty spa called B collections and a boutique, she also owns a fast food restaurant, and a record label company called Wright Media International her net worth is estimated at N380 million.
she contested for the House of Representatives in 2014 to represent Abeokuta South Federal Constituency in Ogun State, under the platform of Social Democratic Party (SDP), but lost out in the bid.
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8. Patience Ozokwor – Net Worth = N390 Million
Who does not know Mama G – G for general in Nollywood? Patience Ozokwor is by far the most popular female actress in Nigeria after Genevieve and maybe Omotola. She is also one of the most decorated, having won several awards such as: Best Supporting Actress award at the 10th Africa Movie Academy Awards, Lifetime Achievement Awards in Cinema, etc. She is one of the richest nollywood actresses.
Patience Ozokwor is said to be Nkem Owo’s sibling and has featured in more movies than any other actresses in the Nigerian Nollywood history. She is also a musician and fashion design shop owner among other businesses. She is worth N355 million.
8. Daniella Okeke | Net Worth = N390 Million
Daniella Okeke is a top Nollywood actress and a producer, she owns a company called Dcovi Entertainment. She has acquired a lot over the years from her hustling in the entertainment industry, Daniella Okeke net worth is estimated to be N390 million, she is on of the richest nollywood actresses
Daniella is known for acquiring luxurious products, in 2014 she bought $5,700 Vertu Constellation phone, owns a house in Lekki and four cars.
07. Clarion Chukwura | Net Worth = N400 Million
Clarion is the mother of Clarence Peters one of the most successful video director Nigeria ever had. Son she had with Shina Peters, another popular Nigerian musician. If there is actress in Nigerian Nollywood who knows how to interpret her roles exactly the way it should be, that actress is Clarion Chukwura.
Awards: Legends of Nollywood award at the Nollywood at 20 Celebration, 1982 Best Actress of the Year at All Africa Film Festival, Ougadagodou, Burkina Faso, 1997 Afro-Hollywood Best Actress Award for Glamour Girls, 2001 THEMA Best supporting actress (Yoruba) award, 2001 Lebatino Film Festival, Mexico award for best actress, 2003 Africa Cinema Award, 2004 Reel Award for Best Actress, 2014 Africa Movie Academy Awards for Best Actress in a Leading Role.
She is a legend in Nollywood. Her net worth is N400 and should have been more.
06. Ini Edo | Net Worth = N450 Million
One of the $exiest actresses in the Nigerian Nollywood and one of the top five richest Nollywood actresses. She has featured in well over 200 movies (one of the highest in the industry) and won awards. She is a winner of the 2013 Nafca award for best supporting actress.
Late last year, she bought a mansion in Lekki area worth over N50 million and a Mercedes G-Wagon worth N30 million naira. She is one of the highest paid actresses in Nollywood. These has brought her fame and fortune that put her net worth at N450 million.
05. Funke Akindele | Net Worth = N510 Million
Olufunke Ayotunde Akindele (Jenifer) is one of the most popular actress of Yoruba decent. In 2009 she won the Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role following her role following her role in Jenifer. This category is regarded as the highest for actresses in Africa and has been won by just a few others such as: Genevieve Nnaji (2005) Joke Silva (2006) Chioma Chukwuka (2007) Kate Henshaw-Nuttal (2008) Jackie Appiah & Lydia Forson (2010) Rita Dominic (2011) Ama K. Abebrese (2012) Florence Masebe (2013) Clarion Chukwura (2014)
Funke is a actress to reckon with in Nollywood and one of the highest paid and the most entertaining actress in the industry. It is therefore not surprising that Funke Akindele net worth is put at N510 million.
04. Omotola Jalade Ekeinde | Net Worth = N550 Million
Many will argue that Omo$exy should be in number two position on this list but, you need to understand the next five actresses on this list are extremely formidable. Omotola is one of the Nollywood poster girl and has featured in many movies and won several awards.
In 2005, she won the Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) Best Actress in a Supporting Role, plus hosts of other awards and recognitions. She has a massive social media followership with more than a million followers on Facebook.She is one of the richest nollywood actresses, her net worth is put at N550 million.
03. Mercy Johnson | Net Worth = N600 Million
Mercy is from Kogi state and probably the only popular actress ever come of that region. She has appeared in over 60 movies but one of her best is “Dumebi” which landed her the African Magic Viewers Choice Awards in 2013, maiden edition. She is one of the finest in Nollywood, her very $exy appeal and her acting talent are among the things going for her, plus her ability to make a happy home – a good housewife.
Mercy Johnson is one of the actresses who has remained relevant till date despite the ups and downs the industry continue to witness. Her net worth is valued at a whooping N600 million.
02. Genevieve Nnaji | Net Worth = N850 Million
Genevieve Nnaji has seen it all in the Nollywood. She won the Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role in 2005. Honored with Member of the Order of the Federal Republic by the Nigerian government for her contribution to Nollywood. Became the “Face of Lux” in Nigeria in a highly lucrative sponsorship deal. The official “Face of MUD” in Nigeria. The owner of St. Genevieve clothing line. Sponsorship deals with Amstel Malta, Etisalat, Jumia, etc.
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She is arguably one of the most popular and richest Nollywood actresses ever existed, male or female. But they come to a time when you just have to hand over to the next person to carry on from where you stop – that’s the true spirit of continuation and that’s the reason she is not number one on this list. Congratulation to legend!
01. Rita Dominic – Net Worth = N950 Million
Rita Uchenna Dominic is from a Royal family in Abo Mbaise, Imo State. She started acting since she was a child and has starred in over 100 movies till date. Rita is one of the highest paid actresses in Nollywood and a producer.
In 2012, she produced the awards winning movie “The Meeting” a romantic comedy drama which became a blockbuster in the Nigerian box office. This ultimately put her in this position as the richest Nollywood actress, raising her net worth to a whooping N950 million.