It can be simple to overlook the young performers in Nollywood films and TV series because we are frequently unfamiliar with them. We don’t pay as much attention to the young people whose names we frequently don’t know as we do to the show’s headliners, such the Mercy Johnsons and Funke Akindeles. We’ll be focusing on those young people today because there are a number of them who are succeeding and deserve to be recognized and to have their names made public. These are 7 Super Successful Child Actors in Nigeria, without further ado.
1. Adaeze Onuigbo
According to reports, Adaeze Onuigbo, a Nollywood child actress, was born on September 2, 2008. At the age of five, she began her acting career and developed into a child model. She competed in the Anambra Beautiful Kids competition in the past, where she finished as the first runner up. In 2019 she also participated in the Little Miss Damsel Nigeria pageant.
She has acted alongside some of the biggest Nollywood stars, like Mercy Johnson, Patience Ozokwor, and others. Her Instagram profile alone has over 900,000 followers, according to her. It is reasonable to conclude that Adaeze Onuigbo is succeeding in the business and is headed for a bright future as a megastar.
2. Angel Unigwe
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According to reports, Angel Onyi Unigwe, a Nollywood child actress from Imo, was born on June 27, 2009. In addition to being an actress and TV personality, her older sister Princess Chizzi and brother Buchi are both actors. Angel’s career took off in 2015 after she was hired for the TV show Alison’s Stand. Since then, she has been in numerous films including as A Mother’s Love, Gentle Lies, and Three Thieves. She has also shared the screen with Nollywood luminaries like Ken Erics, Oge Okoye, Jim Iyke, and others.
3. Jasmine Rajinder
The young and gifted Jasmine Rajinder is the next young actress on our list. Jasmine is a young actress on the rise who has been in a number of films, such as The Illiterate Girl Rebecca and Spirit of a Stupid Woman. She works as a brand ambassador and a kid model for several companies. Jasmine is still very young, yet she has already made a reputation for herself in the film world.
4. Mercy Kenneth
The extremely gifted Mercy Kenneth, a rising young actress, model, dancer, and content creator, is the next actress on our list. She occasionally refers to herself as Clever Child or the daughter of Kenneth Okonkwo. Mercy Kenneth has worked with legendary Nollywood actors like Ngozi Ezeonu, Ebele Okaro, Zubby Michael, and others during the course of her career. She is well known for crying and for doing parts in which she frequently suffers abuse. Mercy’s career appears to be just beginning as she has more than 300,000 followers on Instagram alone.
5. Sharon Ifedi
Sharon Ifedi, another well-known young actress in Nollywood, was born in Delta State. Actress, model, dancer, and television personality Sharon is on the rise. She has acted in several productions, including Sarafina The Rejected Orphan, Celebrity Queen, Tears of a Slave Child, and Tears of the Crying Prince. The young celebrity has nearly 600,000 followers on Instagram alone. Sharon is on the right track to quickly rising to the top of Nollywood’s actresses.
6. Ada Kirikiri
Uchechi Okonkwo, also known as Ada Kirikiri in the profession, is a young actress who frequently appears with Sister Maggi and Chief Imo. She has been in several Nollywood films, such as Chief and Lolo Imo, No Leave No Transfer, The Couple, and others. She has recorded songs like Okeosisi and others as a gospel singer and dancer. Ada is a successful actress who may emerge as one of today’s biggest stars.
7. Isaac Fred
The final kid actor on our list today is Nollywood performer Isaac Fred. One of the more well-known young actors in the industry today is the one who was allegedly born on December 13th, 2012. In addition to Crying Angel and Best of Enemies, he has been in several productions and shared the screen with legendary Nollywood actors Mercy Johnson and Clems Ohameze.