Many Nigerian actors and actresses started their acting careers as children. These actors and actresses have changed over the years. They have now looked more beautiful and handsome. Some of them include, Regina Daniels, Adaeze Onuigbo, Somadina Adinma, among others, have stolen the spotlight from the biggest stars. Below are four Nigerian actors and actresses that started their acting careers as children.
1. Regina Daniels
Regina Daniels is a Nigerian actress and film producer.
This talented actress started her acting career at the age of seven as a Nollywood child actress, but today she has grown into a young woman. Her first movie was “Marriage of Sorrow.” Regina has been featured in more than 100 movies.
2. Sharon Ezeamaka
Sharon Ezeamaka is a Nigerian actress.
She started her acting career as a Nollywood child actress. According to this talented actress, she has been acting since she was 5. The young girl is now a beautiful young woman. Sharon Ezeamaka has featured in so many movies, which include Narrow Escape, Little Angel, and Burning Desire, among others.
3. Williams Uchemba
Williams Uchemba is a Nigerian actor.
This talented actor started his acting career as a child actor, but today he is looking more handsome. After he was featured in a movie titled “The Journey of the Dead”, Williams Uchemba became popular as a child actor. He featured alongside Pete Edochie, Ramsey Noah, Olu Jacobs, and many others.
4. Promise Odika
Promise Odika is a Nigerian actor.
He started his acting career as a child actor and became popular after starring in the Nollywood blockbuster movie “Onye-Eze.” The child actor is now a grown, handsome young man.
5. Adaeze Onuigbo
Adaeze Onuigbo started her career as a Nollywood child actress, but today she has grown into a beautiful young woman. She is currently an actress, a model, a dancer and a television personality. She joined the Nigerian movie industry popularly known as Nollywood in 2015 as a child actress at the age of 10 years old. She has been rated as one of the fastest rising Nollywood child actress. She was born on 2nd September 2005 in Asaba, Delta State in the south southern part of Nigeria. She is currently 14 years old. Adaeze Onuigbo is originally from Anambra State in the south eastern part of Nigeria, but was born and bred in Asaba, Delta State in the south southern part of Nigeria, where she is currently living with her parents. She is currently in her early stage in secondary school, where she is combining both her studies and acting career together. In 2018, Adaeze Onuigbo contested and won the ‘Face Of Anambra Beautiful Kids’ an event which was held in Awka the capital city of Anambra State in the south eastern part of Nigeria, where she displayed her massive skill in dancing.
The Oguike sisters comprising of Chisom, Chidinma and Chinenye Oguike are the latest child actresses in Nollywood. They joined Nollywood in 2018 as child actresses. Their first trending movie was “My Kids And I”. The three sisters, barely 12 years old are already making headlines in the Nigerian movie industry (Nollywood). They are now the raining child actors in Nigeria, gathering a large number of fan base. Their popularity started after they featured in the movie ‘My Kids And I’. They have gone ahead to star in so many other movies. In the movie “My Kids And I” the kids acted as American returnees with rude character except the youngest one which is Chinenye Oguike who acted as a good and well trained child. Chisom, Chidinma and Chinenye Oguike have acted in a good number of movies. They have also featured in another trending movie titled “Home Alone”. They are currently having a contract deal with Soul Mate Studio.