Peggy Ovire Enoho popularly known as Peggy Ovire is a fast rising Nollywood actress, model, producer and a television personality. She is popularly known for playing romantic roles in several Nollywood movies. She was born on 21st October in Surulere, Lagos State in the south western part of Nigeria.
She 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.
Peggy Ovire started her career as a model before joining the Nigerian movie industry (Nollywood). She is a former beauty queen turned actress. She is the last child in a family of six children. She is originally from Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State in the south southern part of Nigeria, but was born and bred in Surulere Lagos State in the south western part of Nigeria.
Peggy Ovire is popularly known for her role in the TV drama series “Husbands of Lagos”. The second season of the series was premiered on Wednesday 2nd November 2016. The movie “Husbands of Lagos” tells the story of five men living in Lagos and the women in their lives.
The TV drama series features actors such as Bobby Obodo, Bolanle Ninalowo, Kenneth Okolie, Uche Odoputa, Rich Tanksley, Mary Remmy Njoku, Susan Peters, Moyo Lawal, and Yvonne Jegede.
Peggy Ovire who is the last child in a family of six children comes from Delta State but grew up in Surulere, Lagos State in the south western part of Nigeria. She studied Banking and Finance at the Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma in Edo State, Nigeria.
She joined the Nigerian movie industry (Nollywood) in 2013 and since then till date she has starred in over 60 Nollywood movies. Some of the movies she has acted include Game Changer, Royal Switch, A Long Night, The Apple of Discord, Playing with Heart, Last Engagement, Marry Me Yes or No, etc. She acts mostly in romantic movies and considers herself to be a shy and quiet person.
Apart from being an actress, Peggy Ovire is also a movie producer. She has produced several movies such as Emergency, Game Changer, Fool Me Once, The Other Woman and Ufuoma.
However, she has been rumored to have dated Nollywood actor Frederick Leonard, but Peggy Ovire whose role model is Angelina Jolie says she does not have an affair with Nollywood actor Frederick Leonard. According to her words;
“In the entertainment industry, it is very difficult to find someone that would look out for you and advise you. He does all that for me and other people in the industry as well. He is like my brother”. Peggy Ovire stated in a 2017 interview with Punch Newspaper.
Peggy Ovire is currently one of the richest and most influential actress in Nigeria with an estimated net worth of $350,000.