She was born on the 26th of April 1983 in Ideato North Local Government Area of Imo State. She is the daughter of a renowned actor Obi Okoli, popular with movies like the Lost Son 2 in 2006, Men On the Hard Way 2007 and No More War 2005 respectively.
Uju had her primary and secondary education in her home town, Ideato North where she obtained her primary and secondary school certificates accordingly.
Her Acting Career
Uju Okoli joined the Nigerian Movie Industry for a number of years now and has since acted several hit movies. Some of her movie collections include:
• My Last Hope
• Sound of Ikoro
• Echoes of Love
• Village Liars
• Strength of Love
• Strange of Love
• Ring of Fate
• Another World
• Family of Enemies
• Barren Kingdom
• Royal Struggle
• Designated Prince
• Amazing Husband Season 1 and 2 (2019) and others.
The beautiful, creative and highly talented Nollywood actress is gifted in interpreting roles in movies brilliantly well. She can as well fit into any character accorded her by movie producers and directors in the industry.
Uju is known to have featured with the big stars in the movie industry like Liz Benson, Yul Edochie and of course her father, Obi Okoli. She has remained active and relevant in the industry.
Uju Okoli whose wealth of experience in the movie industry has been quite tremendous, is a recipient of Nollywood Awards for her outstanding contributions to growth and development of Nollywood in 2019.
Her Personal Life
Uju, fondly described herself as Nollywood Sweetheart, is very secretive of her life, probably to avoid having her name soiled or dragged in the mud. She is however active on Instagram.
Her Net Worth
Uju Okoli is a renowned Nollywood actress, rated one of the richest and most influential with an estimated net worth of about $300,000 dollars.