5. Nkem Owoh (Osufia)
According to Wikipedia, Owoh was born in Enugu, Nigeria. After his primary and secondary school he headed to the University of Ilorin and studied engineering. Already during his university studies, Owoh began acting in various television and film productions. He is another household name as more people have heard about him. He became popular in the movie Osuofia in London. He has a striking humorous nature and well gifted. He is among the top ten actors in Nigeria today. He is worth 4.5million USD ( United States Dollars)
4. OC Ukeje
Okechukwu Ukeje, known as OC Ukeje is Nigerian actor, model and musician.He came into prominence after winning the Amstel Malta Box Office (AMBO) reality show. He has received several awards including Africa Movie Academy Awards, Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards, Nollywood Movies Awards, Best of Nollywood Awards, Nigeria Entertainment Awards and Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards. At the moment, he is highest paid actor. He is worth over 5million dollars
3. Jim Iyke
Real name James Ikechukwu Esomugha, popularly known as Jim Iyke and widely regarded as Nollywood’s bad boy, is a Nigerian actor in Nigeria’s movie industry, He has won so many awards to his credit. A popular and purposeful actor. Jim Iyke has grown and excelled in the entertainment industry. He makes his money by acting, endorsement and his business. Some of his awards include-African Achievement Award, Best Actor in Nigerian Entertainment, best actor of the year 2010. Jim Iyke’s net worth is 8Million USD.
2. Desmond Elliot
Desmond Elliot, an actors, director and producer all in one. lol! its only in Nigeria we see stuffs like this. The actor cum politician is fast becoming a household name as he has done several soap operas and TV shows, though a politician, he still features in movies part time. As an actor, Desmond Elliot has acted in over 200 movies till date. Generally, he has made his money especially from adverts, and endorsement deals and reputable companies. He is truly a man with class. He is worth over 10million USD. Kudos to this achiever.
1. Richard Mofe Damijo (RMD)
Popularly known as RMD, well know and hardworking actor. He has been at the movie industry for quite some time. Having won several awards. He is a man of class, operating in his own league.
RMD is a Nigerian actor and politician. He joined politics and was appointed as commissioner of culture and tourism in Delta State. RMD is worth over 15million USD. He is regarded as the Richest actor in Nigeria or better put, Nollywood’s richest actor. Thumbs up Boss!
This is the list of the top 10 richest actors in Nigeria.