Emmanuella Iloba, like the majority of newcomers to the Nollywood film industry, is gradually establishing her own niche and winning fans over with her acting talent.
Today, we’ll look at 10 fascinating facts about the actress and why she’s one of Nigeria’s most in-demand performers.
1: Emmanuella Iloba hails from Ogwashukwu, a town in south-central Nigeria’s Delta region popularly known for oil production.
2: She’s the second daughter from a family of 5.
3: She earned a Bachelor of Art degree from university of Lagos, Unilag
4: Aside from acting, she owns a popular beauty brand known as Nelibelle Skincare and currently earns millions of Naira from sales of her products, which are mostly patronized by youth and older people across and beyond Africa.
5: As of 2022, she’s single, though parts of her relationship and love life have mostly been kept private, as is common with most public figures.
6: According to her response in an interview held with Herald magazine, she got into the movie industry in 2016
7: She’s tossed as the next Rita Dominic, Nigeria’s foremost actress.
8: With no definite proof about her age, Emmanuella is rumored to be around 25 years old.
9: Her uniqueness is her rare talent, outspoken nature, and beauty, which have made most directors pick her over her peers.
10: With a repertoire that includes some of the recent cinematic headliners such as Up to Me, The Thing Around His Neck, Online Delivery, Tainted Heart, Family Love, Marriage Counselor, Father’s Will, and Perfect Imperfections, amongst others, Emmanuella is estimated to be worth around N100 million.
Emmanuella’s impact in the movie industry is somewhat inspiring and denotes an absolute obscurity to heights of fame story.
Many in the industry have also confirmed her dedication and bravery in delivery while on set, which has somewhat helped her gain favor and numerous movie slots.
Nigeria, no doubt, has the best selection of top actresses in Africa, and she’s likely to become one with no holds barred.
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