Nollywood has many talented and stylish actresses. Can Bimbo Akintola outpace Genevieve Nnaji by her looks and wealth?
Who are the best Nollywood actresses? What are the most recent Nollywood news about them? Let’s find out more information about Genevieve Nnaji and Bimbo Akintola – two prominent figures of Nigerian movie industry.
Bimbo Akintola biography
She was born in Oyo state and grew up with five brothers and sisters (being the third in the family). Her father was a Muslim cleric from Oyo state, and her mother came from state of Edo.
Bimbo has been interested in acting since school days. She began playing during her last school year, participating in various drama events. Her professional career started with the movie called Out of Bounds. Moreover, it brought her the first reward as Best Actress/English Actress during Nollywood Movies Awards of 2013. After this, Akintola has features in several other films. In 2015, she also took part in TV series.
How old is Bimbo Akintola?
Bimbo is currently 45. She has lots of fans. Besides, she is wealthy enough. However, there is no information available concerning her net worth, incomes or endorsements by now.
Is Bimbo Akintola married?
Even being in her late forties, this actress is not eagerly looking for a husband. She is not married and has not been yet espoused. As she says, she prefers doing things that make her happy. There are lots of candidates, who desire to win her heart, but Bimbo is not interested in marriage by now.
Does Bimbo Akintola have a child?
The actress thinks there is nothing bad in having children outside marriage. She says that she has several kids, whom she takes care of. Some of them are already adults and have their own children. So, she might be even considered a grandmother. However, they are not her biological.
Genevieve Nnaji biography
Nnaji was born in 1979 in Imo state. She is currently 36. Then she moved to Lagos. She grew up in middle class family with seven other brothers and sisters. The mother of the actress worked in the nursery school, while her father was an engineer. Nnaji attended Methodist Girls College and after this, entered the University of Lagos.
She began acting being a child. Her first role was in TV soap opera Ripples, when she was only eight. Nevertheless, her professional career started in 1998 with the movie Most Wanted. Genevieve has starred in almost 300 movies. In 2004, she also released her debut album. Thus, her career in music started as well.
As for her private life, there have been rumors that she is going to marry Ishaya Bako (a director of her latest film). However, his spokesman rejected the information. Another striking thing about Genevieve is that she has a daughter – Chimebuka Nnaji.
Genevieve Nnaji news
This woman is one of the richest actresses in Nollywood. Her net worth comprises of $7 million. She gets N2 million per film. And her mansion in Lagos costs N220 million. Besides, she is extremely popular and stylish. All the current news on Genevieve Nnaji is available on the Internet.
Now you can see who is wealthier. We can compare the incomes. But it is impossible to do the same with talent of actresses. Nevertheless, as Nnaji has featured in larger amount of films, she might be also considered more famous. However, only you can decide, whom you like best and who is more prominent in the Nigerian movie industry today.