Onyii Alex is a fast growing Nigerian movie actress, television personality and a model.
She was born on the 27th of February 1987 in Lagos State in the south western Nigeria. She hails from Anambra State, in the south eastern part of Nigeria but had her up-bringing in Lagos State.
Onyii had her primary and secondary education in Lagos state where she obtained her first and secondary school certificates respectively. She had a strong passion for acting and went ahead to pursue it. After her secondary education, she wasted no time to make a career in acting and as fate would have it, she has become one of the much talked about in Nollywood.
Her Acting Career
Onyii joined Nollywood in August 2010 and has since acted in several movies. Her first movie “3Some” was a success. It was the movie that shot her to fame and earned her nomination for most promising actress in Nigeria at the African Magic Viewers Choice Awards.
She is creative, skillful, highly talented and gifted in acting and interpreting movie roles. She accepts any character given to her by movies producers and directors in the industry and she does them well.
She acts in most love and romantic movies alongside Ken Erics, Kenneth Okonkwo Nonso Diobi, Ngozi Ezeonu, Joseph Benjamin, Uti Nwacjukwu, Chelsea Eze among other big stars in the movie industry.
Onyii has acted over 80 Nollywood movies some of which include My Dying Day, Miss Fashion, Face of Evil, Over the Moon, Dirty Dancers, 3Some among others.
She is also a model and has featured in several television commercials and cover page magazine. Again, she revealed that she drew her inspiration from Vera Kanu, her role model.
This young, beautiful lady is not yet married. She has had challenges in accusations and counter accusations in the course of her acting career. She was accused of snapping Tonto’s Dikeh multi-millionaire boyfriend and bleaching her skin excessively, a move they term dangerous to mankind. All these rumours, she debunked.
Onyii Alex in her years of acting has earned some awards. They include:
- Most promising actress in Nigeria at the African Magic Viewers Choice Awards.
- Best new actress at the City People Entertainment Awards.
Her Net Worth
Onyii Alex is another fine and skillful Nollywood actress rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $200,000 dollars.