Some celebrities who are making waves in the entertainment industry switched from one career to the other before they became famous in the industry.
In this article, I will be discussing with you some female celebrities who started their career as models before becoming famous in the movie industry.
• Omotola Jalade is a famous Nigerian actress, singer, philanthropist, movie producer/director, and former model.
Omotola has achieved a lot in the movie industry including winning multiple movie awards and recognition. Since she made her Nollywood film debut in 1995, she has appeared in an astounding 300 films and sold millions of video clips.
Before Omotola became famous in the entertainment industry, She began to work as a model before launching her on-screen career and attending an unexpected audition that brought her to the limelight.
• Zainab Balogun is a famous Nigerian actress and media personality. She made her debut in the Nigerian movie industry in 2015.
Zainab has achieved a lot in the Nigerian movie industry, winning multiple awards as a TV host and actress. It may interest you to know that the 32-year-old actress started her career in the entertainment industry as a model.
She was scouted by Premier Models Management at the age of 16 and has been featured in several international campaigns for different brands before she started working in the movie industry as an actress.
• Nancy Isime is one of the most fashionable actresses in Nollywood. The beautiful lady is well known in the movie industry and on Television.
However, Nancy Isime started her career as a model before becoming famous in the movie world.
She worked as a fashion, beauty, and commercial model before venturing into the movie industry she got involved in modeling and pageantry. In an interview with This Day Live, she revealed that she made first runner and second runner-ups and even won.
• Angelina Jolie is an American actress, and filmmaker one of the most relevant actresses in the industry, she is often regarded as one of the most successful American actresses.
Angelina has been featured in over 20 movies and has won multiple movie awards.
Before becoming a movie icon, she worked as a model, she was once known to be a teenage underwear model who had worked with several fashion brands.