She Capture the Photos: genevievennaji#TBT 💚#etisalatprizeforliterature..Genevieve Nnaji was born in Mbaise, Imo State, and grew up in Lagos. She attended Methodist Girls College, Yaba, Lagos), before transferring into the University of Lagos.
Genevieve started acting at the age of eight when she acted the soap opera ‘Ripples’. At 19 she made her debut in the movie ‘Most Wanted’.
From then on her career has moved to astronomical heights. She is one of the biggest actresses out of Africa. Oprah Winfrey described her as the “Julia Roberts of Africa” in 2009.
Desmond Elliot, Ramsey Nouah, Genevieve Nnaji and RMD at the 2016 AMVCA (Instagram/Genevieve Nnaji)