4 Nollywood Actors Who Supported Their Children’s Acting Careers (Photo)

Some of the successful filmmakers in the world have helped their children to become better movie stars. Among these filmmakers are Nollywood actors, these actors groomed their children to become successful movie stars.

Let’s discuss some Nigerian movie stars who supported their children’s acting careers;


• Jide Kosoko

Jide Kosoko is a veteran Nollywood actor and movie producer who ventured into the Nigerian movie industry many years ago. He has made name for himself in both English and Yoruba movies, as he has spent over 2 decades in the movie industry.


It may interest you to know that the veteran actor has three talented children who are making waves in the movie industry. His children, Sola, Bidemi, and Temilade came into the limelight through the help and support they got from their celebrity father.

Today, they have evolved into successful actresses in Nollywood.


Temilade Kosoko


Sola Kosoko

Bidemi Kosoko


• Uche Nancy

Uche Nancy is a famous Nigerian actress and movie producer. Uche Nancy is a household name in the movie industry, as she has directed and produced over 50 Nollywood movies.


Uche nurtured her two beautiful daughters, Chineye Nnebe and Sophia Uche in becoming successful actresses in the Nigerian movie industry. Her daughters have been featured in over 30 Nigerian movies where they thrilled their fans and other movie lovers with their talent and creativity.

Today, they are among the most sought-after actresses in Nollywood.





• Pete Edochie 

Pete Edochie is arguably the most successful Nigerian actor, he has been consistent in the movie industry for over 3 decades and has never failed to impress his fans with characters he plays in movies.


The well-respected actor didn’t fail in bringing up his children properly, as he has two sons in Nollywood who he supported and nurtured to become successful in the movie industry.



Linc and Yul Edochie are children of the successful movie maker, Pete Edochie. After making up their minds to follow their father’s footsteps in the movie industry, Pete supported them and today, his son Yul Edochie is among the favourite movie producers in the industry.



• Rita Daniels

Talented Nollywood actress and movie producer, Rita Daniels is not left out, as she has a beautiful daughter who is currently making waves in the entertainment industry.


Regina Daniels is the daughter of Rita, she joined the Nigerian movie industry at a very tender age with the help of her mother.


Through the constant support she gets from her mother, The then-child actress has grown to become one of the most sought-after actresses in the industry.