Genevieve Nnaji, the first Nollywood billionaire, is a highly acclaimed actress in Africa. Her 2018 movie, Lionheart, was acquired by Netflix for an impressive $3.5 million. Throughout her career, Genevieve has been compensated generously for her talent, receiving £95,000 for her role in the 2011 film, The Mirror Boy, and $25,000 for her part in the 2010 movie, Ije: The Journey.

In addition to her acting earnings, Genevieve has been a sought-after brand ambassador, securing lucrative endorsement deals. She had an £80,000 partnership with Lux in 2004 and a $100,000 endorsement deal with Range Rover Evoque in 2012. In 2014, she signed agreements with Etisalat, Polo, and other notable brands, earning a total of $82,000 and $41,000 respectively. She has also collaborated with Luna Milk, MUD Cosmetics, Amstel Malt, Omo Detergent, and Pronto Beverage.

Genevieve’s success extends beyond the entertainment industry, as she recently completed the construction of her multi-billion naira estate in Abuja. Her unparalleled talent has taken her to great heights, with appearances in over 350 movies both locally and internationally.

Genevieve Nnaji is undeniably a living legend of Nollywood, inspiring aspiring actors and actresses around the world.

-Igbo History

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By osibanews

Eliel Otote A is an Actor and Filmmaker, with a bias for journalism. He was a freelance feature writer with the Nigerian Observer in the 80's in Benin City, he also presented programmes on both radio and television. Eliel is the Editor and Publisher of OSIBAnews Network Magazine, of which this blog is an affiliate.

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