Chinenye Uba is a fast rising Nollywood actress, model, and a television personality. She started her acting career as a model and has modeled for several brands before joining the Nigerian movie industry popularly known as Nollywood. She was born on 29th June 1989 in Anambra State in the south eastern part of Nigeria. She is currently 30 years old.
She was raised in Asaba, Delta State in the south southern part of Nigeria, where she completed both her primary, secondary and tertiary education and obtained both her First School Leaving Certificate, West African Senior School Certificate and a Bachelor’s Degree in Theatre Arts.
Chinenye Uba passion for acting started right from her secondary school days, she was an active member in her school drama club and participated in several stage play and drama far back in her days in secondary school. After completing her tertiary education, Chinenye Uba worked as a model before joining the Nigerian movie industry popularly known as Nollywood.
She joined the Nigerian movie industry popularly known as Nollywood in 2015 and in 2016 she rose to fame after starring in the Nollywood blockbuster movie “Akweke” an epic romantic movie where she played the role of a beautiful maiden Akweke. Her role in the movie brought her to limelight and earned her an award for Most Promising Actress in Nigeria at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards.
In 2017, Chinenye Uba became a house hold name after starring in the Nollywood blockbuster movie “Pretty Little Thing” where she played the role of Falon. The movie gave her a lot of advantage in Nollywood and attracted her to movie directors and producers in Nigeria. She has been regarded as one of the most sought after actress in Nigeria because of her dazzling beauty and extra ordinary talent. She always features in epic movies, glamour movies, contemporary movies, romantic movies, tragic movies, horror movies and comedy movies. She is versatile in all ramifications and can fit in any role given to her by movie directors and producers in Nigeria. She always play the role of a royal princess, a royal queen, a beautiful maiden, a palace maid, girlfriend, house wife, runs girl and corporate independent young lady in several Nollywood movies.
Chinenye Uba is very beautiful, gifted, skillful, creative 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 in Nigeria. Because of her great performances in movies she has been described by many as Nollywood drama dol. She is also known as Akweke by movie lovers because of the amazing role she played in her hit movie “Akweke” a movie that skyrocket her to prominence.
Chinenye Uba has acted in more than 70 Nollywood movies. Some of the movies she has acted include Akweke, Pretty Little Thing, Princess Ebube, Heart of Gold, My Love My Tears, Heart of a Ghost, Sacred Virgins, End of Black Witch, Desire of the Royalty, The Ordinary, The Hands of Revenge, Daughters of Elegant, Unimaginable Act, and many more.
Chinenye Uba is very beautiful. Her zodiac sign is Aries which describes her to be generous, optimistic and a fun-loving person. She is also known for her great intelligence and beauty.
As an upcoming actress, Chinenye Uba has gained such high popularity due to her effectiveness in role-playing. Since she came into the limelight she has starred in several movies and has been nominated for several awards.
Some of the awards she has been nominated for include Best Actress in a Supporting Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards, Most Promising Actress in Nigeria at the Africa Magic Viewers Choices Awards which she later won and Best Actress in a Leading Role at the Exquisite Lady of the Year Award. She is indeed an actress to watch out for in the Nigerian movie industry popularly known as Nollywood.
Chinenye Uba is currently single and no one knows who her boyfriend is. She is one of Nollywood actress that has managed to hide her personal life from the press and media. She is not on Facebook, she is not on Instagram, she is not on twitter, she is not on snap chat, she hardly grant interview, in fact she is one of Nollywood celebrity that value her privacy so much. She is currently one of the highest paid actresses in Nigeria. Chinenye Uba currently has an estimated net worth of $500,000 making her one of the richest and most influential actress in Nigeria.
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