She is beauty and talent wound up in one small piece of goddess body, she oozes poise and confidence. A role model to a lot hoping to thread the path of acting and modelling. The Imo state born entertainer grew up in Lagos, she attended Methodist Girls College (Yaba), then went to the University of Lagos where her dream grew bigger and she started auditioning for roles.
Her career started at age 8 in a soap opera “Ripples”, then at 19 she was introduced to the then growing Nigerian Film Industry with the movie “Most Wanted” and became really popular after her role in Ijele, she is considered to be one of the best paid actresses in Nollywood.
She also dwelled in music; in 2004 she signed a recording contract with EKB records and released her debut album “One Logologo Line”. Modelling has also been one of her strongest points as she has featured in several commercials; Pronto beverage, Omo detergent. In 2004 she became the “Face of Lux” in Nigeria, in 2008 she launched her own clothing line “St. Genevieve”, in 2010 she was appointed to be the official “Face of Mud” in Nigeria.
She has a lot of awards and nominations to her name, she helped build the industry to where it is today and her achievements are beyond measurable. We are honoured to bring to you our crush for the week Genevieve Nnaji.