Benita Nzeribe Biography, True Life Story, Age, Family, Lifestyle And Net Worth
Benita Nzeribe is a popular Nollywood actress, model, television personality, entrepreneur and philanthropist. She was born on August 11, 1980 in Ihiala, Anambra State, south-eastern Nigeria. She is currently 41 years old. She is very beautiful, skillful, gifted, creative and talented in acting and interpreting film roles.
In 1998, Benita Nzeribe entered the Nigerian film industry popularly known as Nollywood at the age of 18 while she was still a student at Abia State University and starred in her first film, Beyond Our Dream, a film that put her in the spotlight.
She became a Nollywood celebrity at the age of 18. She knows how to act very well and fits into every character given to her by film directors. She is originally from Ihiala in the state of Anambra in southeastern Nigeria. Benita Nzeribe completed both her primary and secondary education in Ihiala, Anambra State in south-eastern Nigeria and earned both her first school leaving certificate and her West African Senior School Certificate.
After completing her primary and secondary education in Ihiala, Benita Nzeribe went to Abia State University in Uturu, Abia State in south-eastern Nigeria, graduating with a bachelor’s degree in English. She began acting while she was in high school and participated in several theater and stage plays during her high school years.
Benita Nzeribe has acted in over 150 Nollywood films including Conscience, King of the Town, Cross and Tinapa, The Peace Maker, Agony of a Mother, Fire on the Mountain, Street Life, Games Men Play, The Scorpion, Peace Talk , Beware of Dogs, The Soul of Wickedness, Asunder, etc. She took a break from the Nigerian film industry (Nollywood) to pursue other personal interests. Benita Nzeribe is currently one of Nigeria’s richest and most influential actresses with an estimated net worth of $850,000.
In 2002, Benita Nzeribe became a socialite after starring in the Nollywood blockbuster Agony of a Mother, a film that earned her a Best Supporting Actress award at the Africa Movie Academy Awards. After that she acted in other Nollywood blockbuster films “Fire on the Mountain” in 2002 and “Street Life” in 2003. Benita Nzeribe was the most sought-after actress in Nigeria in the early 2000s. She is currently one of the most gifted, skillful, creative and talented actresses in Nigeria. She gives her best in every role she plays and this ability is what attracted her so much to film producers and directors.
Benita Nzeribe has won several awards for her acting career including Best Actress of the Year at City People Entertainment Awards, Best Supporting Actress at Africa Movie Academy Awards and Most Prominent Actress in Nigeria at Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards and Nollywood Most Promising Act to Watch at the Best of Nollywood Awards.
Benita Nzeribe is one of Nigeria’s most versatile actresses. She has the ability to fit into any role given to her by film directors. She has established herself as a huge talent in the Nigerian film industry (Nollywood). She is one of the highest paid actresses in Nigeria and has contributed immensely to the growth of Nollywood in Nigeria and the rest of the world.