Top 10 Richest Actors In Nigeria 2020 And Their Net Worth | Nollywood Richest Actors he Nigerian movie industry has produced some of the finest actors in Nigeria. They are well paid and do not hesitate to spend a fortune acquiring the finest wonders on wheels. From Desmond Elliot and Richard Mofe Damijo to Nonso Diobi and Osita Iheme, almost every celebrity boasts some of the best cars you’ll find on Nigerian roads. In this article Naijauto.com has decided to bring you a rundown of the top 10 richest Nigerian actors and their cars. Sit back and relax while you enjoy the ride.
1. Top 10 richest actors in Nigeria 2020
Actors are among the top naira earners and no doubt hold massive assets. To answer the question “Who is the richest actor in Nigeria?”, let’s take a look at the list of Naija actors with the largest net worth as of 2020:
2.1. Desmond Elliot – ₦3.5 billion
Oluwashola Desmond Elliot popularly known as Desmond Elliot is the richest Nigerian actor as at the rent of writing this blog post. He has been in the movie scene for over two decades and has acted in more than 200 movies, soap operas, and TV shows. He hails from Lagos state, although his mother is from Delta. Even though he took a brief hiatus from Nollywood to delve into politics, he still rakes in money from the entertainment industry. The lawmaker representing Sururlere constituency in the Lagos state house of assembly has an AMAA award and African magic award in his library.
2.2 Richard Mofe Damijo – ₦2 billion naira
Richard Mofe Damijo is one of the pioneers of the Nollywood industry. He hails from Delta state and has starred in a countless number of films both in Nigeria and internationally. He was a news reporter before going into acting in the 90s. Also known as RMD, the legendary actor went into politics for a while, becoming the commissioner for culture and tourism in Delta state. RMD has a lot of awards and recognition to his name while producing a number of movies as well.
2.3. John Okafor – ₦1.7 billion naira
The list of richest actors in Nigeria can’t be complete without John Okafor. Popularly known as Mr. Ibu, John Okafor is one of the most sought after Nigerian actors. His major movie, Mr. Ibu, shot him to massive fame and he has cashed out ever since. The actor from the eastern part of Nigeria is also a comedian and a producer. He has starred in over 200 movies including Mr. Ibu, 9 wives, Police Recruit, Mr. Ibu in London, and so many more.
2.4. Nkem Owoh – ₦1.5 billion naira
Nkem Owoh is a famous Nigerian actor who is known for his smash role in the movie “Osuofia”. The movie also has several sequels like Osuofia in London and Osuofia in Brazil. He also has an album to his name, with the famous “I go chop your dollar” song which was banned by the Nigerian authorities. He also goes by the nickname, Osuofia. Mr. Owoh has acted in more than 200 movies as well, including the recent “Lionheart”.
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