Nollywood actress, Sharon Ooja came into the limelight after she playing the role of ‘Shalewa’ in the web series- Skinny Girl in Transit.
Ever since then, there’s been no stopping her.
In celebration of this beauty’s birthday, we bring you some interesting facts about her.
1. Sharon Ooja Egwurube was born April 6, 1991 in Kaduna State.
2. She hails from Benue State but grew up in Jos,Plateau State.
3. She attended Kings and Queens School, Jos, for her primary education before proceeding to two all-girls schools – Regina Pacis Secondary School, Garki II, Abuja, and St. Louis Girls’ College, Jos for her secondary education.
4. She graduated with a degree in Mass Communication from Houdegbe North American University in Cotonou, Benin Republic.
5. Sharon began her acting career when she relocated to Lagos in 2013.
6. Her first shot at acting was in a small role in the television series, Gidi Up but she rose to fame with her role in Skinny Girls In Transit.
7. Sharon has acted in other series and movies which include King of Boys, Mums at War, Lara and the Beat, From Lagos with Love, Bling Lagosians, Men’s Club, Jenifa’s Diary, Flatmates, Who’s The Boss, Oloture, Kambili: The Whole 30 Yards, Still Falling amongst others.
8. She was listed as a top female celebrity of 2020 and a Nollywood actress to look forward to in 2021.
9. She received a special recognition award from The Eko Star Film & TV Awards in March 2021.
10. She is an ambassador for brands like Schweppes, Boz Diamonds, and VSP Botanicals.