Queen Nwokoye is one of the most popular actresses in Nigeria and described as Nollywood best outstanding celebrity. She has been in the Nigerian movie industry for over two decades. She started acting in early 2000s and has featured in many blockbuster movies. Queen Nwokoye is a famous Nollywood actress, model, producer, philanthropist and a television personality. 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.
She was born on 11th August 1982 in Lagos State in the south western part of Nigeria into a well grounded Catholic family. She is currently 37 years old. Queen Nwokoye is an indigene of Ihembosi in Ekwusigo Local Government Area of Anambra State in the south eastern part of Nigeria.
Queen Nwokoye completed her primary school education in Enugu, Nigeria and obtained her First School Leaving Certificate. After completing her primary school education, Queen Nwokoye proceeded to Queens College in Enugu, Nigeria and obtained her West African Senior School Certificate. While still in secondary school, she was actively involved in drama and performing arts.
After completing her secondary school education, Queen Nwokoye proceeded to Nnamdi Azikiwe University in Awka, Anambra State, Nigeria and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology and Anthropology. Queen Nwokoye grew up with the ambition of becoming a lawyer. She later became passionate with acting while still in school.
Queen Nwokoye is currently married to Mr. Uzoma and the marriage is currently blessed with a set of twin boys. In 2014, Queen Nwokoye won the award for Best Actress in a Leading Role at the 11th Africa Movie Academy Awards. Queen Nwokoye is very beautiful, creative and talented. She can fit in any role given to her by a movie director. Sometimes she plays comedy roles in movies, sometimes she play romantic roles in movies, sometimes she play action roles in movies and sometimes she play tragedy roles in movies.
In 2004, Queen Nwokoye joined the Nigeria movie industry popularly known as Nollywood and acted in her first movie “Nna Me” a movie that brought her to limelight. She is very talented especially for her ability to cry in movies. Queen Nwokoye has acted in more than 200 Nollywood movies which include Nna Men, His Majesty, The Girl is Mine, Odum Na Akwaeke, Security Risk, Adaure, Save The Baby, and many more. Queen Nwokoye is best known for starring as the lead character in a 2014 popular film titled Chetanna, a movie that earned her the award for Best Actress in a Leading Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards.
In 2013, Queen Nwokoye won an award for Best Supporting Actress at the Africa Movie Academy Awards. In 2016, Queen Nwokoye won the Face of Nollywood at the City People Entertainment Awards. Other awards to her credit include Best Actress of the Year at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards, Most Promising Actress in Nigeria at the City People Entertainment Awards, Best Actress in a Leading Role at the Best of Nollywood Awards, Best Indigenous Female Actress of the Year at the ZAFAA African Film Academy Awards, Face of Nollywood at the City People Entertainment Awards and Best Actress in a Leading Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards.
Queen Nwokoye is one of the most versatile actress in Nollywood. She has the ability to feature in any role given to her by movie directors and producers in Nigeria. She can act very well and also knows how to interpret her roles very well. She can feature in action thriller movie, ghetto movie, sorrowful movie, tragic movie, and has the ability to deliver her role very well. In 2015, Queen Nwokoye won The Best Indigenous Female Actress of the Year at the ZAFAA African Film Academy Awards.
Queen Nwokoye currently has an estimated net worth of over $800,000, making her one of the richest, most successful and most accomplished actress in Nigeria. She is also very popular on social media and has more than a million followers on her official Instagram handle.
Queen Nwokoye is now regarded as one of the most sought-after actresses in Nollywood and also one of the most expensive actresses in Nigeria. Aside from acting Queen Nwokoye devout her time with her family. She is a good wife and a caring mother to her twin kids. Queen Nwokoye is regarded as one of Nollywood celebrities who have never had a media scandal. According to her, her journey from a struggling actress to a celebrity actress is not a day job and requires persistence, hard work and determination.