Caroline Uduak Abasi Ekanem Danjuma was her previous name, but is popularly known and addressed as Caroline Danjuma. She is a popular Nollywood actress, television personality star and a model.
Caroline was born 26th June 1960 in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State in Southern part of Nigeria to a Scottish father and a Nigerian mother. Thus, the renowned actress is a dual citizen of Nigeria and the first of family of 3 children.
Caroline Danjuma is elegant, creative and highly skillful young woman whose immense contribution to the development of Nollywood industry cannot be overemphasized.
Caroline had primary and secondary education both in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State of Nigeria where she obtained her first school leaving certificate and West African Senior School Certificate respectively. She later went to the University of Calabar to have a degree in Environmental Protection Management, Geography and Regional Planning. Since then, she has remained relevant in the movie industry in Nigeria.
She ventured into the movie industry as fate would have it, when she was introduced into acting by Chico Ejiro through Rita Dominic and she made her screen debut in 2004, starring in Chico’s Ejiro’s popular films.
Her popularity came to the movie limelight when she featured in the blockbuster movie, ”Deadly Care” including Rita Dominic. The success recorded by this movie, directed by Chico Ejiro paved the way for her another blockbuster movie “Deadly Kiss”, which of course won her nomination for Best Actress in Nigeria at Africa Movie Academy Awards.
Caroline Danjuma is a prolific Nollywood actress with over 100 movies to her credit including Missing Angel, Deadly Kiss, Foreign Affairs, Real Love, The Beast and several other fantastic movies.
She has won the Best Actress of the year at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards after several nominations for Best Actress in Nigeria.
Caroline Danjuma got married to Musa Danjuma, the younger brother to the Rtd. General Theophilus Danjuma, and the marriage is blessed with three children. The marriage has however ended up in divorce in 2016.
Following this development, there was a break in acting for a period of time after the divorce saga with her husband before making her way back to the movie scene. This sudden disappearance caused stairs and tension among her fans who believed Caroline would never come back to acting. Her fans were however proved wrong when in 2016, she returned to the Nollywood business, featuring in romantic thriller movie “Stalker”. This was another hit for Caroline alongside Jim Iyke and Nse Ikpe Etim.
Her Net Worth
Beautiful Caroline Danjuma is rated one of the most talented, most creative and most influential Nollywood actresses in Nigeria with a net worth of about $600,000 dollars.