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Famous Actors from Nigeria

List of film actors and actresses from Nigeria, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Nigeria has produced some very talented actors and actresses in the last century, many of who have gone on to star in comedies, dramas, horror movies and more. These Nigerian actors specialize in film, television or even theater, so they're not all necessarily movie stars. These are some of the best Nigerian actors the country has ever seen, so if you're a native of Nigeria and an aspiring actor/actress then these are people you should look up to.

Genevieve Nnaji and Bolaji Badejo are included on this list.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Nigerian actors?" and "Which movies stars are from Nigeria?"

You can click on the names of these legendary movie stars of Nigeria in order to get more information about each one. If you're a film buff use this list of talented Nigerian film actors to find some new movies you haven't already seen.
The List
  1. 1
    about... Born: 1968
    Date Born: 1968
    Birthplace: Nigeria, Lagos State, Lagos, Africa
    Nationality: Nigeria, Greece, Cyprus
    Alki David : see more
  2. 2
    about... Born: 1965
    Date Born: 1965
    Birthplace: Nigeria, West Africa, Africa
    Nationality: Nigeria, United Kingdom, England
    Andrew Dan-Jumbo : see more
  3. 3
    about... Born: 1960
    Date Born: 1960
    Nationality: Nigeria
    Bimbo Odukoya : see more
  4. 4
    about... Birthplace: Nigeria, West Africa, Africa
    Nationality: Nigeria
    Bolaji Badejo : see more
  5. 5
    about... Born: 1961
    Date Born: 1961
    Birthplace: Nigeria, Edo State, Africa
    Nationality: Nigeria
    Chris Oyakhilome : see more
  6. 6
    about... Born: 1976
    Date Born: 1976
    Birthplace: South East England, Eurasia, United Kingdom, Oxford, England + 2 more
    Nationality: England
    David Oyelowo : see more

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