She was born on the 26th of April in Ngor-Okpala in Owerri, Imo State in south eastern Nigeria.
Step Nora at a young age, relocated to Lagos state in southwest Nigeria where she received her basic education at St Paul Primary School located in Ebute Metta. After obtaining her First School Leaving Certificate, Okere later went back to her state of origin to have her secondary education in Akwakuma Secondary School, Imo State.
She later bagged a Bachelor’s degree in Theatre Arts from the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife in Osun State.
Okere joined Nollywood in 1994 and began acting. She has acted several movies, some of which include:
• Bleeding Love (2003)
• Aristos (2003)
• Dark Secret (2004)
• Indecent Girl (2004)
• Lost Paradise (2004)
• Singles & Married (2004)
• Circle Of Tears 2004)
• Destiny’s Challenge (2005)
• Empire (2005)
• Fake Angel (2005)
• Immoral Act (2005)
• Aye Jobele (2005)
• Angels Forever (2006)
• Joy Of A Mother (2006)
• Big Heart Treasure (2007)
• Eleda Teju (2007)
• African Time (2014) and several others.
Step Nora Okere is creative, skillful and highly talented Nollywood actress who is gifted in interpreting roles in movies. She can as well accept any character assigned her in most movies and she does this brilliantly well.
Again, Okere is a Bi-linguist. She can speak both Yoruba and Igbo languages, a plus to her acting profession and an advantage over her counterparts in the industry. She is known to acts alongside the big stars in the industry like Jim Iyke, Ngozi Ezeonu, Nkem Owoh, Sylvester Madu and others.
Step Nora Okere has in her years of acting won the Special Recognition Award at City People Entertainment Awards in 2016.
In 2015, Okere was the Vice President of Script Writers Guild of Nigeria.
She is a versatile young Nollywood actress, calm, cool and collected.
Step Nora Okere is not yet married but has spoken publicly well about her colleague in the movie industry, Jim Iyke. She confessed she dated Jim Iyke but said she is married to Jesus. Steph Nora revealed that she was sexually harassed by a famous producer even to the extent of putting a knife on her neck.
Her Net Worth
Step Nora Okere is currently one of the highest paid Nollywood actresses, rated one of the richest and most influential in the industry with a net worth of about $300,000 dollars.