Ijeoma Agu is a fast growing Nigerian actress, television personality and a model.
She was born in Benin City, in Edo State on the 16th of June 1985. She had her up-bringing in Lagos State. She is an indigene of Anambra State in south eastern Nigeria.
Ijeoma had her primary and secondary education in Benin, Edo State. After obtaining her first and secondary school certificates respectively, she went to Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka to bag a degree in Biochemistry.
Since graduation and joining Nollywood, she has been very active and relevant in the Nigerian Movie Industry.
Her Acting Career
Ijeoma Agu who joined Nollywood in 2007, actually began stage drama acting at the age of 14 years in Benin City. Encouraged by her father, she went into full time acting.
So her passion for acting had been very strong and long ago. She acted her first movie “Eldorado” a Television Series. Her brilliant performance shot her to fame in Nollywood.
She became more popular after starring in a hit movie Taxi Driver.
Ijeoma is creative, skillful and exceptionally talented Nollywood actress. She can interpret movie roles in a brilliant manner and can as well accept any character in movies. Her style of acting is such that gives acting real life situation.
Ijeoma has so far featured in over 100 movies some of which include Jimi Bendel, Love Lost, The Feast of Souls, Hoodrush, The Choice of Aiana, Flower Girl, From Within, Just Married, Beyond Blood, One Room Misfits, The Arrangement among others.
She was a member of the 2012 Cultural Group at the 2012 London Olympic Games.
Ijeoma Agu in her years of acting has received several awards. Some and most recent are:
- Most promising actress in Nigeria at the Best of Nollywood.
- Best supporting actress at the African Movie Academy Awards.
Her Personal Life
Ijeoma Agu is happily married with a daughter. Not much has been said or known about her family.
Her Net Worth
Ijeoma Agu is another renowned Nollywood actress, highly skillful and rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $200,000 dollars.