Today, I will be sharing with you about top child actors that are now grownup. These kids then started out as child actors thereby building their career and talents around the Nollywood Industry, today they are all grown ups and are still waxing strong in the Industry. Here is our top 4 list;
1. Somdina Adinma
Somdina Adinma is a famous Nigerian actor, television personality and presenter, model who started his career in 2006 as a child.
Birthplace: Lagos and he grew up there
Hometown : Neni, Anambra State.
Educational background: Somdina Adinma attended Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Theatre Arts. He was very active in several drama and stage play organized by the department of Theatre Arts.
Movies : Forest of promise, speak the word, breath of anger
Associate acts: Ngozi Ezeonu, Pete Edochie, Kenneth Okonkwo etc
Awards: Most promising actor in Nigeria at the AMVCA, Best New Act to watch at the City people entertainnent awards.
2. Regina Daniels
Regina Daniels is a Nigerian Nollywood Child actress, model, recording artiste, singer and philanthropist.
Birth Date: 13th May, 2000.
Hometown: Asaba,Delta State.
Educational background: secondary school at Hollywood International School, Asaba(SSCE). Presently an undergraduate at igbinedion university okada, Edo State, Nigeria.
Movies: Miracle Child, Python Girl, Royal Covenant, Hanging coffin etc
Awards: AMVCA and AMAA
Other ventures : Regina Daniels Foundation. A charity organization aimed at helping people with physical challenges.
Regina Daniels started her career as a child at the age of 7 but rose to fame in 2010 after starring in the Nollywood movie “ Miracle Child”.She was introduced into Nollywood by her mother, Rita Daniels and she earns as high as N600,000 per movie.
3. Williams Uchemba
Williams Uchemba is a famous Nollywood Child actor, producer, model, comedian, philanthropist, entrepreneur, movitational sspeaker and TV personality.
Hometown: Aviation State.
Educational background: Williams is a graduate of University of Nigeria ,Nsukka, Enugu State where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree I’m international Relation.
Occupation: Actor, Comedian and Public Speaker.
Position held: Ambassador and African Youth representative at the United Nations.
Movies: The journey of the dead, the world of riches, beyond belief, Dorothy my love etc
Other ventures: Williams Uchemba Foundation-A NGO that caters for the needy.
Awards: Best kid actor at the Africa Movie Academy Awards for his role in the movie “oh my son”.
Williams uchemba started his acting career as a child actor in 2000 and rose to fame in 2001 after featuring in the movie “ The journey of death “. He is a skillful, talented and creative person
4. Sharon Ezeamaka
Sharon Chisom Ezeamaka is a famous Nigerian Nollywood Child actress, TV personality and model.
Date of Birth: 24th October, 1992.
Birth place: Born and brought up in Lagos State.
State of Origin: Enugu State.
Movies: Dorothy, my love, Dear mother, the maid, secret of the night etc
Associate acts : Oge Okoye, Enebeli Elebuwa, Williams Uchemba, Sam Loco-Efe,Eucharia Anuobi etc
Popular TV series: The Johnsons, shuga,high school musical Nigeria.
Award: she won the award for the best kid actress at the Africa movie academy awards.
Sharon Ezeamaka started her career at the young age of 5 in the 1997 where she featured in her first hit movie “Narrow Escape” as a child actress alongside with Nollywood Legend actor Pete Edochie.