It was an exhilarating, exciting two days of deliberation as women in Nollywood came together to discuss the way forward in film in Nigeria at the African Women's Development Fund (AWDF), held at the Colonades Hotel, Ikoyi, Lagos.
His mother is half Ghanaian and half Liberian while his father is a Dutch. But Van Vicker has become one of the faces that dazzle in Nollywood. He tells 'NONYE BEN-NWANKWO why he stays more in Nigeria than his home countries, and explains his relationship with actresses Nadia Buari and Tonto Dike.Read more »
Van Vicker Biography: Joseph Van Vicker is one of the most recognized faces to come out of the African movie industry. Van Vicker was born August 1, 1977, and he is proud of his unique heritage; he is of Dutch, Liberian, and Ghanaian descent.
His father died when he was six years old. He has often cited in interviews that he considers himself a global citizen as he was raised all over the world by his mother. Due to the early death of his father Vicker has stated that he is very close to his mother and considers her his hero.
Desmond Elliot is one of the fastest rising stars in the Nigerian movie industry. He shot into limelight through television soap operas and was soon to become a regular face in Nollywood movies such that tracking him down for an interview became almost impossible.
NKEM OWOH BIOGRAPHY:
Nkem Owoh is a popular Nigerian actor and comedian. He was born in Enugu Nigeria. After his primary and secondary school he headed to the University of Ilorin and studied engineering. Meanwhile during his university studies, Owoh began acting in various television and film productions.
Born on born May 3, 1979, (in Mbaise, Imo state, Nigeria). In 2005 she won the African Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role. Continue reading about Genevieve Nnaji biography below.Read more »