The Nollywood industry has record a lot of success stories and still counting.
Below are some of the most successful and highest paid actresses in the Nigerian movie industry, ranked by Africaranking.
Their estimated earnings include their pay in the movie industry, endorsements, and other businesses they have been involved in over the past years.
Here are the top 10 highest paid Nollywood actresses and their net earnings:
10) Chioma Chukwuka – ₦46 Million
Chioma Chukwuka has reportedly featured in over 80 Nigerian movies.
Aside making millions from acting, she signed a deal with Harpic which was worth N7.5 million ($50,000) in 2011.
She also got Glo endorsement and reportedly owns several properties in her home town and in Lagos State.
9) Uche Jombo – ₦49.5 Million
In 2008, she featured in several movies which earned her over N10m. With Glo sponsorship and being a model, she
earned about N11m in 2009. So far, she is still on the successful actresses roll.