The Nollywood film industry has been around for a very long time and it has witnessed many stars, the majority of which have graced our screens with their exemplary acting skills. However, the industry has also produced some outstanding actresses who have stayed on top of their game for the past two decades.
Below are some of our Nollywood favorite actresses who have been consistent for the past two decades.
Sola Sobowale: The King of boys star actress joined acting through numerous roles in movie produced by the Awada Kerikeri group and before her shoot into stardom, she had a role in "The Village Headmaster" and "Mirror in the sun".
Sola had her big break in 2001 in the premiere of " Super story" and over the years she has scripted, co-scripted, directed, and produce several Nigerian film. She is one of the actress in the Nollywood film industry who have been consistent for the past two decades.
Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde: The beautiful Nollywood actress, singer, and former model made her Nollywood film debut back in 1995 and she has appear in over 300 film ever since. After receiving high-profile award and amassing numerous fan base the press dub her as the real Africa Magic.
The beautiful mother of four is one of the pioneer of the video film era of Nigerian cinema, becoming one of the most-watch actress in Africa and she have been consistent in the Nollywood film industry for the past two decades.
Patience Ozokwor: Patience had a passion for acting ever since she was at primary school, where she act in different stage play. Before starting as an actress, she was already a star before acting and made it into radio drama.
The Nigerian veteran actress and gospel singer have been consistent in the Nollywood film industry for the past two decades. She won the best supporting actress 2012 and 2013 award at the 10th Africa movie Academy award.
Genevieve Nnaji: Genevieve started her acting career as a child actress at the age of 8 and at age 19 she was introduce into the growing Nigerian film industry with the movie "Most wanted".
She became the first actress to be awarded the best actress at the 2001 city people award and back in 2009 she was one of the best-actress in the Nollywood film industry due to her contribution to the Nigerian movie industry. The beautiful mother of one have been consistent for the past two decades.
Ngozi Ezeonu: The beautiful veteran actress is known for her reprisal of mother figure in movie, however, she was originally cast as a young character at the start of her acting career. She has starred in several Nollywood movie and have been consistent for the past two decades.
Rita Dominic: The popular Nigerian actress started performing as a child, appearing in the school play and children television show in Imo state. Back in 1998 starred in her first movie and she have been consistent for the past two decades, starring in several movie and won different award which include the City people Award in 2004 as the most outstanding actress.
Stephanie Okereke: The Nigerian film actress, film director, and model have receive several award and nomination for her work as an actress. while she was still a teenager back in 1997, she starred in two Nollywood movie and she have been consistent for the past two decades.
In March 2021, as part of her camping against gender-base violence on the female folk, she release two short movie which she also produce, titled " The Student" and "Bad Police"
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