Omoni Oboli

Personal Info

Gender:
Female
Born:
April 22

(46 years)
Birthplace:
Benin City, Edo State
Nationality:
Nigeria
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Omoni Oboli

Biography

Omoni Oboli is a multi-talented Nigerian artist known for her diverse contributions to the world of film. Her journey began with early aspirations in acting, which led her to roles in notable movies like "Bitter Encounter" and "Shame" during the late 1990s. However, she temporarily stepped away from acting to pursue her university education and establish her personal life. This hiatus lasted for about a decade before she returned to the film industry in 2009, where she discovered the landscape had evolved during her absence. Faced with limited opportunities as an actress, she decided to take matters into her own hands by venturing into film production. Oboli's determination and creativity led her to craft compelling screenplays that captured the attention of audiences. Noteworthy works like "The Figurine," "Anchor Baby," "Being Mrs. Elliot," and "Fifty" showcased her storytelling prowess. A significant milestone arrived when she became the first Nollywood actress to secure Best Actress awards in two international film festivals in the same year. Her role in "Anchor Baby" earned her recognition at the Harlem International Film Festival and the Los Angeles Movie Awards. Aside from acting and writing, Omoni Oboli extended her influence by donning the director's hat for films such as "Being Mrs. Elliot," "The First Lady," "Wives on Strike," and "Okafor's Law." Her directorial efforts further demonstrated her commitment to contributing to the industry's growth. Omoni Oboli's achievements extended beyond the creative realm, as she took on the role of Brand Ambassador for Olawale Ayilara's LandWey Investment Limited. This move showcased her appeal and influence, both within the entertainment sector and the business community. With a rich and diverse career, Omoni Oboli has carved a unique path in the Nigerian film industry, leaving an indelible mark as a versatile actress, writer, director, producer, and influencer.

Personal Info

Gender:
Female
Born:
April 22

(46 years)
Birthplace:
Benin City, Edo State
Nationality:
Nigeria

Biography

Omoni Oboli is a multi-talented Nigerian artist known for her diverse contributions to the world of film. Her journey began with early aspirations in acting, which led her to roles in notable movies like "Bitter Encounter" and "Shame" during the late 1990s. However, she temporarily stepped away from acting to pursue her university education and establish her personal life. This hiatus lasted for about a decade before she returned to the film industry in 2009, where she discovered the landscape had evolved during her absence. Faced with limited opportunities as an actress, she decided to take matters into her own hands by venturing into film production. Oboli's determination and creativity led her to craft compelling screenplays that captured the attention of audiences. Noteworthy works like "The Figurine," "Anchor Baby," "Being Mrs. Elliot," and "Fifty" showcased her storytelling prowess. A significant milestone arrived when she became the first Nollywood actress to secure Best Actress awards in two international film festivals in the same year. Her role in "Anchor Baby" earned her recognition at the Harlem International Film Festival and the Los Angeles Movie Awards. Aside from acting and writing, Omoni Oboli extended her influence by donning the director's hat for films such as "Being Mrs. Elliot," "The First Lady," "Wives on Strike," and "Okafor's Law." Her directorial efforts further demonstrated her commitment to contributing to the industry's growth. Omoni Oboli's achievements extended beyond the creative realm, as she took on the role of Brand Ambassador for Olawale Ayilara's LandWey Investment Limited. This move showcased her appeal and influence, both within the entertainment sector and the business community. With a rich and diverse career, Omoni Oboli has carved a unique path in the Nigerian film industry, leaving an indelible mark as a versatile actress, writer, director, producer, and influencer.

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Filmography

Acting (19)

2020
7.3
as Madam Alero
2020
7.3
as Madam Alero
2019
4.0
2019
4.0
2019
0.0
as Hankuri Phillips
2019
0.0
as Hankuri Phillips
2017
0.0
2017
0.0
2015
0.0
2015
0.0
2015
0.0
as Governor's Wife
2015
0.0
as Governor's Wife
2015
0.0
2015
0.0
2015
0.0
as Adaku
2015
0.0
as Adaku
2010
0.0
2010
0.0
2009
7.3
2009
7.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
as Madam Alero
0.0
as Madam Alero
0.0
0.0

Writer (3)

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