Behind every successful man is a supportive woman and this is also evident in the movie industry. A good number of the most celebrated actors in Nollywood are happily married to women who are very supportive of their blossoming career. Most of these actors are good looking with teeming admirers but for some of them, their wives are far more gorgeous. City People Head of Movie, VIVIAN ONUORAH unveils the pretty wives of 20 popular movie stars.
IFEOMA (KENNETH OKONKWO)
Veteran actor Kenneth Okonkwo has a career that spans 3 decades in acting and he is still very relevant in Nollywood till date. He is one of the most respected actors in the industry.He is also a practising lawyer. He is married to light skinned and amiable lady Ifeoma and they both recently welcomed their first child. They have been married for 9 years.
JUMOKE Richard Mofe Damijo
Movie star Richard Mofe Damijo popularly known as RMD is arguably the hottest actor among his ilks.The debonair thespian is married to an equally dynamic lady Jumobi a former presenter at Africa Independent Television (AIT) in the 90’s, hosting the popular afternoon show ‘Lunch Break’. She currently works with the telecoms giant Globacom.The couple have been married for 16 years.
JOKE SILVA -OLU JACOBS
Revered actor Olu Jacob has been in the industry for ages and still waxing stronger by the day and this is partly because he is married to his soul mate who also shares the same passion with him. The UK trained seasoned thespian is married to another big star in Nollywood Joke Silva. They are among the most celebrated couple in the entertainment industry. They have been married for 31 years and the union is blessed with kids.
Respected Nollywood actor Zack Orji also makes the list, he is married a very unique woman, Ngozi Orji who was also very popular on the movie scene as an actress several years ago. The light skinned and very beautiful woman got married to the actor several years ago and the union is blessed with 3 kids.
Famous Nigerian actor Segun Arinze is currently married to a Julie and the union is blessed with 3 kids. They have been married for 8 years and still counting, those close to the pretty Julie describe her as a lady with a heart of gold. Julie is a lawyer.
MAY YUL EDOCHIE
Handsome movie star Yul Edochie got married at quite an early stage, long before his foray into the movie industry and he is happily married to a gentle natured beauty May .The couple have been married for 12 years and the union is blessed with 3 adorable kids. May is an Interior designer and also owns an upscale boutique.
Star actor Mike Ezuruonye is one movie star whose celebrity wedding was the talk of town for several months. The good looking actor got married to his heart throb, Nkechi a medical Psychologist based in Canada. The couple have been married for 6 years now and the union is blessed with two kids.
VICTORIA DESMOND ELLIOT
Honourable member cum Nollywood star Desmond Elliot is married to Victoria Elliot and the marriage is 13 years old. The union is blessed with 4 kids.
OBEHI CHARLES INOJIE
Popular comic actor Charles Inojie is also happily married to a very pretty and light skinned lady Obehi.The amiable mother of two kids hails from Edo state and is a beauty to behold.
Fast rising actor Mofe Duncan also got married to his long time sweet heart Jessica Kakad,a stunningly beautiful half caste born of an Edo Nigerian mother and Indian father.They couple who make an awesome pair got married last year.
MAUREEN BLOSSOM CHUKWUJEKWU
Talented actor Blossom Chukwujekwu is one of the hot faces rocking cinema movies in Nigeria. He recently got married to his beau, Maureen Ezissi few months ago.
IBUKUN OC UKEJE
Award winning actor Oc Ukeje is also happily married. He is one actor whose marriage took everyone by surprise. He got married to Ibukun Togonu Bickersteth who is based in Canada, two years ago.
IBURESS MR IBU
Comic actor John Okafor popularly known as Mr Ibu is happily married to dark complexioned lady popularly called Iburess Baby. The union is blessed with 3 kids.
Star actor Chidi Mokeme is married to an America based medical doctor Jean Chinwe.They got married 4 years ago and the union is blessed with a son.
JENNIFER JUNIOR POPE ODONWODO
Popular actor Junior Pope Odonwodo is married to Jennifer Awele.The couple got married 2 years ago and the union is blessed with two kids.
ESTHER WALTER ANGA
Star actor Walter Anga is married to Esther , the mother of his two kids and the couple have been married for 7 years.
NMA BABAREX NOSA
Fast rising actor Nosa Rex Okunzuwa is married to a pretty lady Nma Nkocha and the union is blessed with a child.
SONIA IK OGBONNA
Star actor Ik Ogbonna is married to a Columbian beauty Sonia Morales. The union is blessed with a baby boy.
NNEOMA CHINEDU IKEDIEZE
Popular actor Chinedu Ikedieze is married to a makeup artist Nneoma .The couple got married two years ago.