Regina Askia-Williams, one in all Nigeria’s most celebrated superstars on the silver display, celebrates her 54th birthday at this time, Thursday, December 16, 2021.
The Nollywood actor-cum-nurse took to social media to rejoice herself as she expressed gratitude for each the trials and joys, and all of the moments that certainly take her breath away.
Adorned in a velvet inexperienced costume, the ex-beauty queen, mom of three and World Commerce Middle survivor wrote a message of goodwill to herself.
She wrote: “My “Grateful Thursday” birthday is right here and I’m grateful. For each the trials and the fun, and all of the moments that certainly take my breath away. It has been a protracted, lengthy street to at the present time and in all issues we thank.
Let gratitude change your angle. That, my buddies is the important thing.
Pleased Birthday to me!
A lot love from the Girl of the Manor,
Askia-Williams introduced her comeback to the film scene in January 2021 with the film “WEB”.
Within the movie, she acted as Olivia, Desmond’s spouse, performed by Ramsey Nouah.
Along with performing, the display goddess can also be a author and public speaker.
Askia-Williams’ performing break got here in 1993 when she performed prospector Tokunbo Johnson within the Nigerian cleaning soap opera Fortunes (later Mega Fortunes) on NTA Community, a task that earned her important acclaim and roles in Nollywood movies.
She has obtained a number of awards for her performances, together with one for “Greatest Actress in Nigeria” from Afro Hollywood London in 2000.
She has additionally produced a number of TV reveals and flicks.
Askia-Williams starred in a number of ‘Nollywood’ films within the 1990s and early 2000s, most of which had been filmed to be launched straight to video.
Throughout her performing profession, she reached a large viewers in Nigeria and elsewhere in Africa comparable to Tanzania and Ghana.
She rapidly grew to become one in all Nigeria’s greatest performing celebrities.
She survived the assault on the World Commerce Middle on September 11, 2001.
She escaped from the constructing, the place she then labored, simply three months after shifting to New York Metropolis along with her household.