Queen Nwokoye is a talented Nigerian actress who has made a name for herself in Nollywood.
Here’s everything you need to know about the scandal-free actress as she turns a year older.
Queen Nwokoye was born on August 11, 1982, in Lagos State to parents who are devout Catholics. She is a native of Ekwusigo Local Government of Anambra State Nigeria.
She had her primary education at Air Force primary school and completed her secondary school education at Queen’s College, Enugu before she proceeded to Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka, Anambra state where she studied sociology and anthropology.
Nwokoye’s journey into the Nollywood industry began in 2004 when she acted her first movie Nna Meen. Over the years, this talented young actress has featured in over 200 hundred films.
Names of some movies she has featured in are Ugonma And English, Three Generals, Igbotic Love, One Blood, My Sugar, Beautiful Liars, Sorrow And Tears, Keke Drivers, $ex In The Church, Fake Church, Nneka My Daughter, Mirror of Life, Message To Mary, Heart Of Slave, Hurricane Babes, Ladies Gang, Clash Of Interest
Since making her acting debut in 2004, Queen has gone on to star in several Nigerian films, winning awards and earning nominations.
In 2011, Queen Nwokoye got married to her beau Uzoma and their union is blessed with three kids, twin boys, and a girl. Her husband reportedly lives in Johannesburg and they both maintain private lives.
Achievements and Awards
In 2011, Queen was named the ‘Most Scandal Free Actress’ at the Best of Nollywood (BON) awards. She is currently the most sought after actress in Nollywood with a total net worth of N100 million
Here are some other awards she has gotten over the years;
- 2015 – 2015 ZAFAA African Film Academy Awards – Best Actor Indigenous (Female)
- 2015 – 2015 Best of Nollywood Awards Best Actress in a Leading Role (Igbo)
- 2016 – 2016 City People Entertainment Awards – Face of Nollywood Award (English)