Chinyere Wilfred is a famous Nollywood actress, television personality, entrepreneur and a philanthropist. She was born on 23rd March 1970 in Aguluezechukwu, a small village in Anambra State in the south eastern part of Nigeria. She is currently 47 years old. She is very beautiful, creative, skillful, gifted and talented in acting and interpretation of movie roles.
She knows how to interpret her roles very well and can fit in any character given to her by movie directors and producers. Chinyere Wilfred is originally from Aguluezechukwu, a small village in Anambra State in the south eastern part of Nigeria, but grew up in Lagos State in the western part of Nigeria.
She completed both her primary and secondary school education in Lagos State in south western part of Nigeria and obtained both her First School Leaving Certificate and West African Senior School Certificate.
After completing her primary and secondary school education, Chinyere Wilfred proceeded to Lagos State Polytechnic and graduated with a Higher National Diploma (HND) in Computer Science. While still in school, Chinyere Wilfred had passion for acting and participated in several theatre and stage performance.
In 1992, Chinyere Wilfred joined the Nigerian movie industry (Nollywood) and featured in her first movie “Taboo” which later became a blockbuster movie and skyrocket her to fame. Chinyere Wilfred became a public figure after starring in the Nollywood blockbuster movie “Ripples” a movie that brought her to prominence and earned her a nomination for Best Actress in a Supporting Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards.
Chinyere Wilfred has acted in more than 200 Nollywood movies which include Playing Games, Wages, Taboo, Obligation, Oh Mother, Ripples, Polygamy, The Final Clash, Range Rover Babes, etc. She is currently one of the most gifted and most talented actresses in Nigeria. She always plays the role of a royal queen, good mother and humble house wife in Nollywood movies. Chinyere Wilfred is currently married with three beautiful kids.
Chinyere Wilfred is very beautiful and is currently one of the highest paid actresses in Nigeria. She is popularly known for her ability to cry in movies. However, Chinyere Wilfred has been away from movie scene for some time and fans have been wondering if she has quit the industry for younger ones, but during an interview with the media, she stated that there is no way for her to leave the industry for the younger ones, citing in pidgin “old soldier no dey die” meaning she is not ready to quit acting.
Chinyere Wilfred in the cause of her acting career has won several awards which include Best Actress in a Supporting Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards, Best Actress of the Year at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards, Best Actress in a Leading Role at the Best of Nollywood Awards, Best Actress in Nigeria at the Golden Icon Movie Academy Awards and Most Promising Actress in Nigeria at the City People Entertainment Awards.
Chinyere Wilfred is currently one of the richest and most influential actress in Nigeria with an estimated net worth of $870,000.