Chioma Nwaoha (born on 2nd November 1995) is a 26-year-old fast-rising Nollywood actress, entrepreneur, and social media influencer who received notability after featuring in the movie King’s Wife.
Chioma has been moving from strength to strength in her career since she made her debut in the Nigerian movie industry. She is a good-looking light-skinned lady who is definitely making an impact in the Nigerian film industry with her talent and beauty. She has starred in numerous successful movies and alongside Nollywood top stars.
Chioma Nwaoha is an Imo State Native
Fondly called Spanky Diva, Chioma was born on the 2nd day of November 1995 into a middle-class family in Imo State. She is currently 26 years old. She originally hails from her birthplace, Isiala Mbano LGA of Imo State, Southeast Nigeria.
Chioma was born into a born-again Christian home comprising six children. Her immediate elder siblings are twins: a boy and a girl and she is the 5th child in the family.
Coming from a staunch Catholic family, Chioma’s mother is the president of the Catholic Women Organization (CWO) in her parish. Nothing is known about her father as the actress has never made mention of him in the public. Meanwhile, Chioma spent all her early years in Imo State alongside her parents and siblings.
Growing up in a Christian home, one can easily deduce the kind of childhood the beautiful actress experienced. Mr. and Mrs. Nwaoha brought their children up in a strong Christain faith. Further, Chioma received her primary education in one of the schools in her hometown and proceeded to Madonna Model School in Owerri, where she finished and obtained her Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE).
She then moved on to the University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State, where she bagged a bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication.
Chioma Nwaoha Gained Prominence as an Actress with Her Role in King’s Wife
Before she even gained admission into the university, Chioma was already acting. Actually, she developed a passion for acting when was still very young and so started participating in her local school drama and stage plays. She also joined the drama group in her church and took part in some of the events that featured drama. She credits the source of her acting inspiration to ace Nollywood actresses Mercy Johnson, Genevieve Nnaji, Regina Daniels, and a few others.
As time went on, she began going for movie auditions and also got a couple of minor roles. Regardless, no one knew who she was until 2017 when she landed a lead role in the movie, Kings Wife. Termed as her debut movie, Kings Wife did nothing but shot her directly into the limelight. The film, in which Chioma played a very brilliant role, was described as a hit by many. Since her big break, Chioma Nwaoha has featured in more than 50 movies and counting.
She is best known for playing the role of a wicked madam, a rich man’s daughter, village girl, princess, slay queen, and many more. Interestingly, she proves to be one of the most talented actresses who can perfectly fit into any role that is assigned to her. She has shared stages with Nollywood icons like Fredrick Leonard, Ken Erics, Chacha Eke, Destiny Etiko, Regina Daniels, and many others.
From all indications, this is just a testament to her career as she is sure to land more prominent roles in the future. Below is a list of the movies she has starred in so far
In addition to acting, Chioma Nwaoha is an entrepreneur. She owns a boutique that deals in ladies’ wear, handbags, watches, jewelry, human hair, and other different kinds of wigs. Moreover, actress Chioma is also a model and mostly models for fashion companies.
Is Chioma Nwaoha Married?
Chioma Nwaoha is not married, has never been married before, and does not have any children. The actress seems to be a private person who keeps her personal life and details away from the public eye. She has never been seen flaunting anyone on social media as her man or indicated to be in a relationship.
Meanwhile, the actress has once expressed her views about marriage and made an interesting revelation about her love life. She said that she prioritizes marriage over her acting career only if he finds the perfect man.
“My acting has nothing to do with my future marital status. For a God-sent husband, I can give up my career if he insists. I have rejected some suitors that came my way. I will reject a suitor if I realize that he isn’t suitable…”, she wrote on her Instagram page.
She also debunked the common notion that actresses are wayward and cannot make good wives. She strongly believes that love is the best factor to consider before marriage and not money or sex. In her opinion, everyone has their individual character and way of living and so will maintain the same whether in marriage or not.
She Has an Active Presence on Social Media
Among the social media platforms, actress Chioma Nwaoha is more active on Instagram. On the photo-sharing app, where she has over 1 million followers, Chioma shares with her fans, information majorly about her career, business, and a bit about her everyday life. You can reach her via her handle @chioma_nwaoha.
Despite her beauty, Chioma maintains that the success she has achieved so far was not in any way through her physical outlook but as a result of her unique personality. Not only can she fit into any movie character, but also dishes out the role with so much creativity and passion. Her versatility in roles has earned her a good place as one of the most sought-after up-and-coming actresses in Nollywood.