5 Nollywood Actresses Whose Mothers Are Not From Nigeria (Photos)

1. Empress Njamah

Empress Njamah is a famous nollywood actress and television personality.

Njamah joined the Nigerian movie industry in 1995 as a teenager when nollywood was still in its inceptive stage. She gained recognition in the Nigerian movie industry for her roles in both Missing Angel and Liberian Girl.

Her mother is from Cameroon.

2. Sarah Ofili

Sarah Ofili is a Nigerian actress and model.

She is known for her starring role as Bimpe in the Africa Magic’s comedy series, Do Good.

Sarah’s mother is a Hungarian.

3. Adunni Ade

Adunni Ade is a nollywood actress and model.

In 2013, she landed her first Nollywood role when she acted in Saheed Balogun’s directional Yoruba movie, Owo tabi emi. Since her breakthrough, she has starred in several other Nollywood movies of both English and Yoruba languages.

Her mother is originally from Germany.

4. Philldella Yve

Philldella Yve is a 30-year-old Nigerian actress and filmmaker.

She made her spotlight appearance after playing a leading role in the nollywood movie, Spanky Brown. Apart from Spanky Brown, she has also featured in various other nollywood movies, including The Chosen King, Heart of Love, The Brides Maid, and Heart Of A Maiden.

Philldella’s mother is of Cameroonian descent.

5. Ibinabo Fiberesima

Ibinabo Fiberesima is a veteran nollywood actress and model.

She rose to prominence after making her first appearance in the 1997 movie, Most Wanted. Her other nollywood movies include The Ghost, St. Mary, The Twin Sword, Ladies Night, and Rivers Between.

Ibinabo’s mother is from Ireland.