In the early 90s, Nollywood entertained and teased viewers with handsome actors like Pat Attah, Ramsey Nouah, Richard Mofe-Damijo, et al.
However, as Nollywood evolved over the years and new generation actors keep emerging, fans are drawn to some actors who by either look and/or acting skills have these ladies in their hearts.
Drooling may sound inappropriate, but that’s the word. The likes of Kalu Ikeagwu, IK Ogbonna, Blossom Chukwujekwu narrowly escaped this list as they are now married, yet several ladies still have them on their wish list. Here are some of the single actors that ladies drool over, secretly or in open.
10. Anthony Monjaro
Anthony’s first recognized role in Nollywood was in the award-winning movie ‘Last Flight to Abuja,’ where he acted as a pilot. He is not the regular handsome dude that you come across but he looks like a ladies’ man.
He holds a B.Sc in Multimedia & Film Production from the Thames Valley University UK and a Diploma in Performing Act for Screen from Goldsmith College Uk. He has also featured in the popular TV series Tinsel and Lekki Wives.
The 6 feet, 9 inches tall young actor has also cleared the air about his plans to settle down in marriage. He, however, noted that he would want to “put things in order, including a consistency money supply, before doing so.
9. Gideon Okeke
This is another Tinsel star; an actor cum presenter and producer most popular for his talent, looks and charisma. Gideon Okeke makes this list because of his unique fashion style and oratory skills.
He replaced Djinee as the host of Nigerian Breweries Sponsored Music Show, Star Quest, which evolved to Star the Winner is, hosted by Uti Nwachukwu. Despite being a very shy person, she is still the ladies man. However, he once said he had a crush on beautiful Genevieve Nnaji but recently, he flaunted the picture of his supposed girlfriend on his Instagram page. She is no doubt, a beautiful young and dark-skinned.
8. Enyinna Nwigwe
Born on September 18, 1982, talented actor, Enyinna Nwigwe took his career a notch higher with his spectacular performance in the blockbuster movie ‘Black November’ shot in Hollywood. His debut film was in 2004 in the movie “Wheel of Change”. He later starred in the 2006 to 2008 TV series “Bachelors” He is hot, rich, talented and ladies love him. He was listed as number one in the 12 Sexiest Nollywood Actors of that year in 2017, by News of Africa.
7. Okey Uzoechi
Fast-rising actor Okey Uzoechi is another young act rocking the movie industry. He has featured in movies like A Long Night, Murder at Prime suites and was s also in Blessing Egbe’s drama series, Lekki Wives. Born on April 28, 1983, the young actor is still single and making trends as one of the cutest guys in town.
6. Kenneth Okolie
The Nollywood crush and former Mr Nigeria 2010 is still among those making ladies to droll despite being married. Kenneth who was the 2nd runner-up Mr World broke some ladies hearts in April 2017 when he released pictures of his marriage with his longtime US-based girlfriend, Jessica Nwakah. The handsome model delved into acting and has been doing very well. He may not have the cutest face but he has a physic that can run chills through a lady’s spine.
His face has become a major asset in Nollywood as he now has many movies on his portfolio, coupled with some outstanding modelling jobs as well.
5. Tope Tedela
Temitope Christopher Tedela was shot into limelight with his role in popular soap ‘Edge of Paradise.’ He is an actor, voice-over artist and broadcaster. He has won several awards like AMVCA, Nigerian Entertainment Awards, Golden Icon awards, among others.
4. Daniel Lloyd
Daniel Lloyd, former manager of hip-hop singer, Timaya, to pursue a career in acting. The Bayelsa-born entertainer started his acting journey in Street2Star, a reality show organized by veteran actress, Hilda Dokubo. So far, Daniel has featured in over 35 movies and a couple of TV commercials.
3. Frederick Leonard
When Frederick first came into the scene, he didn’t have as many fans as he does now, but after he started playing lots of similar roles that portrayed him as a man to die for, ladies started seeing the real man in him and thus his fame went abroad. He is one of the single Nollywood actors ladies are always talking about.
2. Byran Okwara
Bryan Okwara is a ‘total package’ – tall, handsome and classy. His looks precede his acting skills and he keeps representing as was the first winner of Mr Nigeria contest. Bryan has featured in several movies since his debut in entertainment and is one dude in Nollywood that ladies, both in and out of the country are going nuts over.
1. Alex Ekubor
Sexy lover boy! The male folks are as jealous of Alex as the female folks envy whoever his girlfriend is. Alex is not the finest dude on this list, but he has the most charm and an amazing, lively charisma that draws the attention of most women.
He was the first runner-up of 2010 Mr World competition and has appeared three times on Yemi Alade’s music video. The light skilled Jonny is, therefore, our number one pick. Who is your favourite on this list?