Angela Okorie joined the Nollywood industry in 2009 and came to limelight for her intriguing role in the movie “Holy Serpent”.
Angela Ijeoma Okorie popularly known as Angela Okorie is a Nollywood actress, television personality and a model. She was born on 17th August, 1986 in Cotonou, Cameroun. She is currently 35 years old. She is from Ishiagu-Ivo Local Government Area of Ebonyi State in the south eastern part of Nigeria. She is the third child in a family of five.
After her primary and secondary school education, Angela Okorie attended Lagos State University in Ojo, Lagos State, Nigeria and obtained a Bachelors Degree in Theatre Art.
After completing her university education, Angela Okorie joined the Nigerian movie industry (Nollywood) after modeling for “Orange Drugs Delta Soap” for over ten years.
In 2009 she rose to fame after starring in the blockbuster movie “Holy Serpent” a movie produced by Coruma International Production. She has acted in more than 50 Nollywood movies which include Secret code, heart of a widow, Holy Serpent, Forbidden Confession, etc.
The popular actress has featured in over 50 Nollywood movies. Some of the movies include Secret Code, Heart of a Widow, Holy Serpent, Forbidden Confession and many more. The stunning actress is happily married and blessed with a bouncing baby boy.
Angela Okorie is one of the most sought after Nigerian actress in Nigeria. She has attained a greater height in her career and now dinning with the bigger girls in the Nigerian Movie Industry (Nollywood). She is not just only talented; she is also gorgeous, beautiful, stylish and stunning. Apart from acting she has plans to go into other areas like music. According to the actress, her style of music is RnB gospel.
Angela Okorie has been faced with numerous controversies in the past from being reported to have issues with the actress Mercy Johnson to calling out big brother Naija contestant, Tacha for being ungrateful.
She was also said to have been attacked by assassins of which had brought different opinion online with many thinking that she had staged her own attack. However, the actress shared some of her pictures on Instagram to show that she had just survived from an attack.
Angela Okorie in her acting career has won several movie awards and recognitions. Some of the awards she has won include Best Upcoming Actress in Nigeria at the Africa Movie Academy Awards, Most Prominent Actress at the City People Entertainment Awards, Best Actress in a Leading Role at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards and Best Actress in a Supporting Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards.
Angela Okorie is currently one of the richest and most influential actress in Nigeria with an estimated net worth of $700,000.