Nollywood Actresses Who Quit Acting for Marriage
Taking up acting as a job requires a lot of hard work sometimes, it becomes very difficult to combine acting as a full-time job and having a family, especially as a woman the actresses on the list today became very scarce in the movie industry after getting married please don’t forget to leave a comment below, so you get notified each time we upload a new post.
1. Maureen Solomon
There was a time in Nollywood when actress Maureen Solomon graced the TV screens to the joy of her fans however she seems to have given up on our talents as she no longer appears in movies. Maureen Solomon started acting professionally in early 2000 at the age of 17 had appeared in more than100 million wood movies however since our marriage in December 2005 Marin has been off the screen focusing on our role as a mother and a wife to a husband and children the very talented actress revealed that her husband never ended an acting career.
2. Stephenie Okereke Linus
A model-actress and producer born on October 2nd 1982 Stephanie’s a true gem to every director and play any role that is given to her. She has won several awards and nominations for her work as an actress, including the 2003 Reel Award for Best Actress, the 2006 Afro Nollywood Award for Best Actress, and three nominations for Best Actress in a Leading Role at the 2005, 2009 and 2010 Africa Movie Academy Awards She was also the runner-up of the 2002 Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria Beauty Pageant.
In 2011, she was honoured with a national honor by the Nigerian government (Member of the Federal Republic Order, MFR).
She has had so many obstacles most notable being an accidental April 2005 which almost cost her her life even I would bone and bone fractures that took away from Nollywood from some time until she got married to her husband lioness in De Again April 2012 since our marriage to Mr.Linus, Stephanie stop appearing in regular movies and started producing her movies like dry and through the glass
3. Regina Askia
Regina’s first move into the entertainment industry was not years at the University of Lagos when she contested I won Miss unilag in 1988 the same year she also competed in the mph contest and came out second in 1990 Regina Askia represented Nigeria at a Miss charm international competition held in Russia and came out second in addition to that she became the first Nigerian Miss International Japan.
She’s a very fantastic actress, she interprets any role given to her excellently, she used to be a prominent face in the Nigerian movie scene in the 90s until she got married to American-based husband Rudolf Williams and relocated to the US. The actress is now a registered nurse in the US with three kids.
Regina Askia joined in Nigeria movie industry in 1998 she came into limelight when she featured in the hit movie my love which she acted alongside Ramsey Noah, one of her most popular movies was organic way so the Nollywood slash on for the populist and the realist too we just got married in 2002 to 20 main senior police officer.
Regina has disclosed that a husband saw on the screen and that was how the attraction started to change what I reviewed that she had to make adjustments to our acting schedule the Union produced a baby girl Boyd’sonly lasted three months after the crash of her marriage, she realized she was pregnant and had to focus on our child
3. Stella Damascus
Stella Damascus was born on April 24th 1978. Stella’s career began with singing doing vocals for top 90 on radio and TV jingles acting debut was in 1992 when she appeared in the Nigerian movie called “absorbed”.
However, it was a second movie called breaking points that brought her into the limelight since our professional acting career Stella’s appeared in more than 200 Nollywoodmovies the world has seen three stands at the Master’s marriages so far the first one was a bad dream back in 1999 when she was 21 years old.
Unfortunately the sad news of the husband’s death broke out in 2005 two years later she got married again but the marriage lasted for only seven months and now she’s happily married to Daniel at Dominica in a jam producer and director she now lives in the US which is two daughters and stepson Celeste still into acting but not outside America and also our husband’s productions.
4. Sandra Achums
She was probably one of the most popular actresses in the Nollywood industry to tickle our fancy in the real movie industry nights 95 and acted in her first movie deadly affair. Sandra Achums was excellent as she could interpret any role she was given some their actions were known as the bad girl of Nollywood.
Back then because she interpreted her roles so perfectly that was assumed she was a bad girl she has acted in over 100 Nollywood movies which include UnGrateful Dead and trader many more however in the early 2000, Sandra Achums took a break from acting and decided to face her family when she got married and started having kids she just didn’t stop acting she also located to Germany with her family.
5. Tonto Dike
Born in River State on June 9, 1985, Tonto we go charity always knew what she wanted after winning the2005 Nigeria reality TV show called nest movie star turn so became a household name in acting eats movies back to back
She just couldn’t have enough she got married to Mr. chachalaca Denis on August 2015 which Tonto DiKe described as one of the best days of her life before things went south during the period of the marriage Tonto stopped appearing movies and also welcomed her Son in February 2016 then followed by the controversial the words that shook the entire 90 entertainment industry
6. Clarion Chukwura-Abiola
Clarion Chukwura-Abiola was born on July 24, 1964, in Lagos, Nigeria as Clara Nneka Oluwatoyin Chukwurah. She is an actress, known for Midnight Love (2003), Money Power (1984) and Abuja Connection (2003).
She had her nursery and primary school in Lagos and later proceeded to her secondary education at the Queen of the Rosary College, Onitsha then proceeded to study Acting and Speech at the Department of Dramatic Arts of Obafemi Awolowo University.
She was recognised as a United Nations Peace Ambassador for her charity work across Africa. she began her profession in acting in 1980 but became popular when she starred in a soap opera title “mirror in the Sun”. She was the first Nigerian to win the Best Actress category at the 1982 FESPACO film festival in Burkina Faso
7. Regina Daniels
A very talented young and beautiful Hollywood actress who came into Nollywood at the age of seven and over the years she has risen through ranks of her acting career to become Renaud arches in Hollywood just like a mom she has been cast to play role in hundreds of Nigerian movies and this makes her household name in entertainment industry.
However, she surprised our fans when she got married to a balunia Prince Netanyahu in Germany lawyer and politician since our marriage in matrons in 1900 when worried about her acting career because she stopped appearing in movies like she used to.
8. Benita Nzeribe
Benita Nzeribe is one of the most versatile actresses in Nigeria she can fit in any one given to her Benatar joined in Nigeria a movie in Australia age of 18and acted in our first movie beyond our dream a movie that brought her into the limelight she became the most sought-after address in Nigeria.
In early 2000with a very bright acting career before she got married the actress is getting married has been on and off the radar and she shuttles between Nigeria and theUnited States where Abby is based and it was also rumoured that a hobby is I will now pass to Texas
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