The Nigerian Movie industry is the third largest in the world which has created a lot of opportunities for actors to create wealth for themselves.
We presents to you 10 of the richest, most successful and highest paid Nollywood actresses based on their endorsement deals, performance and other businesses they have been involved in over the past years.
1 Rita Dominic
Award winning actress, Rita Dominic who is one of the oldest faces in the Nollywood movie industry is also a business woman with many successful movies and endorsement deals to her credit.
Rita, whose endorsement deals spans across Canadian luxury hair brand, BK Unique Hair, Nokia, Flat Tummy Tea, Zaron cosmetics and Glo reportedly owns fixed assets worth over N40 million ($240,000) which includes landed properties and two homes.
Her award winning romantic-drama, The Meeting which premiered in 2012, racked in over N 25 Million at the Box Office making her net worth about N950M.
2 Genevieve Nnaji
Genevieve Nnaji is arguably one of the most successful and most popular female Nollywood act. The business savvy actress, singer and fashion designer has appeared in several movies and has some of the most lucrative endorsement deals like Lux, Cintrion Energy drink, Range Rover Evoque, Etisalat, Polo, Amstel Malta and MUD. The Etisalat deal alone reportedly earned her N100 million and the deal with Polo is reportedly N70 million, while the Cintron drink deal allegedly got her N50 million. The gorgeous actress has a Mercedes Benz G-Wagon worth 30million Naira, a Range Rover Evogue worth 19million Naira and houses in Ghana and Ikoyi, Lagos worth several millions of Naira making her net worth about N850 Million.