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Oge Okoye Birthday is November the 16th. Happy Birthday!

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Oge Okoye's birthday is today November the 16th. The sexy Nollywood actress has contributed immensely to the growth of Nollywood since her joining the film industry in 2001. On behalf of Nollywood and fans, we say Happy Birthday!



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Oge Okoye is a native of Nnewi in Anambra State. She was born in London to the Late Mazi Okoye and Lolo Okoye. She had her early education partly in London before relocating to Nigeria and continued at the University Primary School Enugu. She attended Holy Rosary College, Enugu. She is a graduate of Theatre Arts from Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka.

The beautiful actress started acting in her first year in the university. Though she played a supporting role in her first movie One Dollar, she drew attention to herself with her smooth interpretation and showed a lot of promise. Sister Mary, her most tasking movie brought her to limelight. She has starred in over 70 movies.

The relentless Nollywood actress was last month honored with a doctorate degree by Wisconsin International University, USA.

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Oge Okoye looking beautiful as ever. (Watch Oge Okoye movies online)

Oge Okoye-Duru is married with two adorable children.

Some of her must-watch movies include Lady Gaga, The Three Widows, Private Husband, Sister Mary, Scent of Passion, Desperate Ladies, Babes on Highway, and Blackberry Babes.

See all Oge Okoye movies and videos on Nigeria Movie Network.


Leave your well wishes for Oge as she celebrates her birthday today November the 16th!
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Monalisa Chinda's Birthday is September 13 - Happy Birthday! (Photos)

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Yes! Today September the 13th is the special birthday of Nollywood star actress, Monalisa Chinda. We hand-picked some of the best photos of the pretty Nollywood actress to mark her birthday today on Nigeria Movie Network. 


Happy Birthday Monalisa Chinda! -NMN


Monalisa Chinda is a Graduate of University of Port Harcourt from the famed Department of Theatre Arts, Monalisa burst unto the acting scene in 1996 while still in school, acting in the in the movie, “Pregnant Virgin’. She also featured in several stage productions such as ‘Our Husband Has Gone Mad Again’ (by Ola Rotimi), The Fight To Stop Female Circumcision (by the late Amatu Braid), Ovarumwen Nogbaisi (A Benin Historical Drama, by Ola Rotimi), Death And The King’s Horsemen (by Wole Soyinka), “IF” (by Ola Rotimi), The Gods Are Not To Blame (by Ola Rotimi), and many other titles.

Check out some hand-picked photos of Monalisa Chinda below:

Monalisa Chinda's birthday from the previous year.


Monalisa Chinda chilling by the pool looking pretty.


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Professionally taken photo of Monalisa Chinda

On graduation, Monalisa Chinda started working in a bank then one day, accompanied a friend to a movie set and got snapped up to act a small role in the movie, ‘Face of a Liar’. Since then she has gone on to act in about 80 films over a period of 10 years. Her breakout role however as an actress was when she acted the part of Adaora in the popular Christian soap, ‘Heavensgate’. Some of her other film credits include Girls in the ‘Hood, Wrong Woman, Golden Moon, ‘Nollywood Hustlers’ to mention a few.

"Watch a short video of Monalisa Chinda from the trailer: NOLLYWOOD HUSTLERS (An Uche Jombo Production)"

On graduation, Monalisa Chinda started working in a bank then one day, accompanied a friend to a movie set and got snapped up to act a small role in the movie, ‘Face of a Liar’. Since then she has gone on to act in about 80 films over a period of 10 years. Her breakout role however as an actress was when she acted the part of Adaora in the popular Christian soap, ‘Heavensgate’. Some of her other film credits include Girls in the ‘Hood, Wrong Woman, Golden Moon, ‘Nollywood Hustlers’ to mention a few.

See more photos of Monalisa Chinda, popular Nollywood actress below.


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What do you think of Monalisa Chinda photos featured today? Don't forget to leave your birthday wishes too.
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Nollywood Birthdays: Tony Umez is a year older today

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TONY UMEZ BIRTHDAY

Tony Umez, a prominent Nollywood actor, is a year older today the 23rd of August 2012. He is a native of Ogidi in Anambra State. He holds a first degree in English, and a masters degree in International Law & Diplomacy, both from the University of Lagos.



Tony Umez Birthday, August 23rd.


Tony Umez made his debut into Nollywood in 1994 with the movie ‘Died Wretched’. He grew up in Lagos and speaks Yoruba fluently. Tony is also fluent in Efik because of him mother. Before joining the industry, he did some private tutoring. He has carved out his own niche in the industry and has featured in over 200 movies; in English, Yoruba and Calabar genre.

Tony Umez married his wife Patsy Ogochukwu in 1999 and they are blessed with three beautiful daughters. Tony Umez family is one to celebrate.

Some of his other movies are With God, The Preachers Wife, Forever Yours, Church Prostitute, Last Duty, and Before My Eyes, among several other Nigerian movies.

We wish him a wonderful birthday moment this 23rd of August.

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Nollywood Birthdays: Ramsey Nouah Is a Year Older Today!

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Today is the birthday of Nollywood star actor, Ramsey Tokunbo Nouah whom was born December 19, 1970 in Edo State (Nigeria) to an Israeli father and a Yoruba mother from Owo in Ogun State (Nigeria).



Further more on Ramsey Nouah, he grew up in Surulere (Lagos), and attended Atara Primary School and Community Grammar School both in Lagos. He bagged a Diploma in Mass Communication from the University of Lagos.

He first appeared in the TV series Fortunes. One of the first movies, which he featured in was the 1991 movie, Silent Night. Since then he has gone on to establish himself as one the foremost Nigerian actors of his generation, with incredible performances in movie after movie.

Some of the movies which Ramsey has to his credit include "Private Storm", "The Figurine", "Nnenda", and "Dangerous Twins". His acting skills have only improved with time, and in the year 2010, he won Best Actor in a Leading Role at the African Movie and Academy Awards, for his role in the movie, The Figurine.
Earlier this year, the Nigerian superstar actor sustained severe injuries and missed death by the whiskers during the shooting of a movie in Ghana around July of this year. Nigeria Movie Network is grateful that he survived the unforeseen accident, and with God's grace he is celebrating his birthday with us today as he adds another year to his precious life. Leave your birthday wishes for Ramsey Nouah below in the comment box.

~Happy Birthday Ramsey~


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Photos from Richard Mofe Damijo 50th Birthday Celebration

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We couldn't help not showcasing RMD's 50th birthday this year. Richard Mofe-Damijo alias RMD who turned 50 years old on the 6th of July, 2011 celebreated his birthday in grand style with friends from different corners of the continent. RMD was born on 6th July,1961 in Warri, Delta State, Nigeria.


Richard Mofe Damijo and Wife


He attended Midwest College, Warri, Anglican Grammar School and was a member of the Drama Club. He enrolled into the University of Benin to continue his education and studied Theatre arts.

In 1997 Mofe-Damijo returned to school to study law at the University of Lagos and graduated in 2004. He is now a politician and has been the Commissioner for Culture and Tourism in Delta State,Nigeria since january 2009.

We want Nollywood fans to celebrate and always recognise the work and contributions of RMD to Nigeria's film industry here on Nigeria Movie Network, so we are hereby sharing this long-overdue photos of his birthday bash. He is one of our veterans that anyone can always go to for advice.

The top dignitaries and celebrities present at the ceremony were Delta state Governor Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan, Joke Silva, Patrick Doyle, Comedian Ali Baba, Funke Akindele, Ramsey Nouah, and much more. Check out our exclusive photos below:





Beautiful Funke Akindele (Nollywood Actress/Director)

Joke Silva (Nollywood Legendary Actress)

Chidi Mokeme (Fast-rising Nollywood Actor)
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