Many Nigerians often think that famous Nollywood stars spend their all day rehearsing, memorizing scripts, composing scripts, or doing things related to acting.
However, a few of Nollywood most well-known actress and actors have actually managed to juggle their passion with a regular job, making their life even more interesting.
Newsnownaija checked the biography of many Nollywood stars and found 12 examples of famous actresses and actors who, on top of excelling in their careers, have found time to manage other common professions.
1. Mercy Aigbe
Apart from acting, Mercy Aigbe also runs a boutique. The name of her boutique is Magdivas. It is located in Omole Estate, Lagos.
Mercy Aigbe’s boutique is not just your everyday boutique. It has a beauty lounge and make-up studio.
See some pictures below
2. Ini Edo
Ini Edo owns a club in known as Mimiz Lounge located in Lagos. Mimz Lounge began operation in 2015 with performances from top musicians like Dbanj and Timaya. See some pictures of Ini Edo’s club below:
3. Chika Ike
If Chika Ike is not memorizing scripts or in a movie location, she’s in overseeing affairs in her exotic boutique in Abuja.
The name of Chika Ike’s boutique is ‘Fancy Nancy’. The boutique is filled with exotic and latetest designers, jewelries, shoes, handbag and clothes. See some pictures below:
4. Lilian Esoro
Lilian Esoro has a state-of-the-art spa in Lagos. The spa was opened in 2018. See some lovely pictures below:
5. Linc Edochie
Linc Edochie is one of the sons of Veteran Nollywood actor, Pete Edochie. Just like his father, Linc Edochie is also an actor but he is not has famous as his younger brother, Yul Edochie.
Aside from Acting, Linc Edochie owns a school in Abuja.The name of his School is ABH academy, which has crèche, Play group, Pre-nursery, Nursery and primary. See some pictures below:
6. Regina Daniels
Aside from acting, Regina Daniels owns a lifestyle magazine. The actress named the lifestyle magazine after herself. See some pictures below :
7. Bisi Ibidapo-Obe
Apart from acting, Bisi Ibidapo own a boutique were she sells men and women underwears, perfumes and babies clothes. There are rumors the actress also sell some adult toys. See some pictures below:
8. Odunlade Adekola
Apart from acting, Odunlade Adekola own a unisex saloon in Abeokuta.
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9. Fathia Williams
Fathia Williams don’t just make money from movies. The beautiful actresss is a proud owner of Restaurant which she named ‘Unusual F’.
The restaurant which is located in Abeokuta provides Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. See some pictures below:
10. Iyabo Ojo
Iyabo Ojo owns a beauty saloon and runs a posh Amala business.
After opening her beauty saloon which she named FESPRIS World, she l expanded her investment with a elegant Abula restaurant located in Lekki Lagos. See some pictures below:
11. Jim Iyke
Jim Iyke owns a bottled water company known as Burgeon Global. See some pictures below:
12. Osita Iheme
Osita Iheme popularly known as ‘Pawpaw’ owns a luxurious hotel in Owerri. Osita also own a large farm. See some pictures below: