QUICK LINKS

×
CELEBRITY | VIDEOS | MUSIC | MOVIE REVIEWS | TRAILERS

Omoni Oboli

Omoni Oboli
Claim this page
Updated: Nov 16, 2021

Omoni was born on April 22, 1978 in Benin City, Edo state, although she is a descent of Mosogar, a small village in Delta state. Aftre her primary and secondary education in Benin City, she proceeded to the University of Benin, where she graduated with a degree in Foreign Languages.

She began her journey into the movie industry in 1996 with the movie ‘Bitter Encounter’ where she played the role of a secretary. She went on to play lead roles in several movies before leaving the movie industry to pursue her education at the University of Benin. Immediately after her graduation in 2000, she got married to her long time boyfriend, Nnamdi Oboli. However, she returned to the industry about a decade later.

The actress has several screenplays to her credit including The Figurine, Anchor Baby, Fatal Imagination, Being Mrs. Elliot, The First Lady, Wives on Strike and The Rivals, a movie she co-produced with her friend.

She has appeared in the following movies; Bitter Encounter, Not My Will, Entanglement, The Figurine, Anchor Baby, Bent Arrows, Feathered Dreams, Stolen Tomorrow, 30 Days in Atlanta, Brother’s Keeper, Render to Ceaser, Being Mrs. Elliot, As Crazy as it Gets, Fifty, Lunch Time Heroes, The Duplex, First Lady, Code of Silence, Wives on Strike, Okafor’s Law, Wedding Part 2, The Women, Wives on Strike: The Revolution, My Wife and I, Wings of a Dove, Moms at War, Love is War, Sugar Rush, Oloture and many more.

As an author, she wrote the book ‘The Stars are Ageless’.

 

AWARDS

2015 – Sun Nollywood, Personality of the Year

2014 – ELOY Awards, Big Screen Actress of the Year

2010 – Los Angeles Movie Awards, Best Actress Narrative Feature

2010 – Harlem International Film Festival, Best Actress

 

PERSONAL LIFE

Omoni is married to Nnamdi Oboli and they are blessed with three children.

Continue Reading

Movies

Biography, Drama |Sep 21, 2020

Oloture

News about Omoni Oboli

Actress Omoni Oboli Gets Into Altercation With Thugs While Shooting [Video]

Actress Omoni Oboli who is currently filming the third installment of her film 'Wives on Strike:...

Actress Omoni Oboli Recounts Childhood Experience

Actress Omoni Oboli has reflected on her early days when she had nothing. The mother of three dem...

Gender-Based Violence: Actress Omoni Oboli Advocates For Men

Actress Omoni Oboli has taken to Instagram to advocate for men as she writes about gender-based viol...

Actress Omoni Oboli Celebrates 44th Birthday

Actress Omoni Oboli is celebrating her birthday with stunning photos. The stunning actress a...

Actress Omoni Oboli Recalls Being Desperate For Help

Actress Omoni Oboli has taken a trip down memory lane to reflect on how she used to be desperat...

Actress Omoni Oboli Slams Troll Who Questioned Why She Repeats Shoes

Actress Omoni Oboli has responded to a troll who called her out for wearing the same shoes...

Omoni Oboli Shares Rare Photo, Mourns Late Mother

Actress Omoni Oboli has shared a rare photo of herself while mourning her deceased mother. I...

Actress Omoni Oboli Slams Entitled Fan

Actress Omoni Oboli has chastised an entitled fan who sought financial assistance and claimed she wa...

Actress Omoni Oboli Celebrate 21st Wedding Anniversary With Husband [Video]

Popular Nollywood actress Omoni Oboli and her husband are marking their 21st wedding ...

Nollywood's Biggest Box Office Stars

Thanks to Kunle Afolayan whose movie The Figurine revitalized the cinema culture...

Omoni Oboli, Husband, Celebrate 20th Wedding Anniversary

Nollywood actress and filmmaker, Omoni Oboli and her husband, Nnamdi Oboli are celebrating their 20t...

#EndSars: Why It Is Not Convenient For Celebrities To Join Protests- Omoni Oboli

In the wake of #EndSars movement, Nollywood actress and producer, Omoni Oboli says it is not conveni...

Omoni Oboli Blesses Nigerians With Early Release Of ‘Love is War’ On Netflix

  In celebration of her birthday, Nigerian movie producer and actress, Omoni Oboli, says her...

Other Celebrities

Thumb

Saint Obi

Saint obi is an Actor

Thumb

Chiamaka Crystal Mbah

One of the BBNaija season 7 housemates.