Astonishing: See 7 Nollywood Stars Who Started As Kids

Nollywood has sponsored the bright professions of many top actresses and actors who began in the movie industry as kids and they carved out big names and fame.

When some child actresses and actors determined to leave the limelight to pursue vocations outside the movie industry, others were thoroughly devoted to transforming their acting profession and becoming more popular.

Chinenye Nnebe is a very talented actress, model, and TV personality has been in the Nollywood movie industry for over a decade. Chinenye Nnebe started as a child actor. Under the guidance of her mother, she acted in her first movie at the young age of 3. This was in 2000, She delivered a good performance for a debut and progressed in the industry year in year out.

Funke Akindele is a prominent actress who began her profession as a teenage girl. She came to the spotlight in 1998 when she acted as Bisi, a bright student of secondary school, in the comedy film titled, “I Want To Know.”

Samuel Olasehinde is the Son of Kayode Olasehinde, the veteran comedian in Nollywood, famously recognized as Ajirebi.

Samuel started his acting profession as a kid and was brought to the spotlight through the various roles he played in movies as the stubborn kid, who was famous for making a mockery of people.

Destiny Etiko came into the Nollywood industry when she was in primary school.

She took her first movie role in the movie titled, “Twin Brothers”, as a kid actor with Hanks Anuku, the late Sam Loco-Efe, and Osita Iheme.

Regina Daniels got her first appearance in Nollywood in the year 2010 when she was 9 years old, and came to be a success when she featured in the movie titled, ‘Miracle Child’.

Khabirat Kafidipe began her movie profession in 1999 when she was featured in a famous Yoruba film titled, ‘Saworide’.

William Uchemba began his movie profession when he was young, he was among the most prominent kid stars to come spotlight in Nollywood during the 90s. His acting skills were irrefutable.

Somadina Adinma who was born on the 8th of May, 1999, he began his acting profession as a kid actor in the year 2006. He acted his first movie role with Osita Iheme in the film titled, “Beyond Death”.