She was born in Germany and grew up in an influential family, her father, Brownson Dede being a Nigerian Diplomat to Ethiopia. Michelle was the second daughter in the family and she hails from Delta state, in south southern Nigeria.
Michelle Dede had her elementary education in Brazil and her secondary education in Australia and Ethiopia respectively.
She later proceeded to the United Kingdom to study Fashion Designing and Marketing at the American College in London.
She also holds a post-graduate degree in Communications and Public Relations from the same University.
Michelle kick-started her career during her holiday in Nigeria. She saw it an opportunity to showcase her passion for acting and positioned herself into the Nigerian entertainment scene.
In 2006, Michelle co-hosted the first and only edition, Big Brother Nigeria in company of Olisa Adibua.
She co-produced the film titled Flower Girl and also starred in the television series Desperate Housewives Africa and the 2017 drama thriller film What Lies Within.
She has since featured and co-produced a number of movies some of which include:
• Flower Girl (2013)
• Desperate Housewives Africa (2015)
• What Lies Within (2017)
• Moms at War (2018) and several others.
Michelle Dede is creative and exceptionally talented Nollywood actress, reputed for good and brilliant interpretation of roles in movies. She can as well fit into any character assigned her in most movies in the industry.
In 2015, the talented linguist and TV Presenter was unveiled as the brand ambassador of Nigeria Skincare Line, Emmaus Beauty.
Michelle Dede also co-hosts the popular EbonyLife TV show “Moments,” alongside Toke Makinwa and Bolanle Olakunni.
Awards and Nominations
Michelle Dede has in the course of her career received a number of nominations including the Most Promising Actress of the year (English) at the City People Entertainment Awards.
Her Role Model
Michelle Dede cites Oprah Winfrey, a television host as her role model.
Her Personal Life
Dede is a sister to comedian Najite Dede and brand ambassador for Beauty Specialist Company, Emmaus Beauty.
Her Net Worth
Michelle Dede is indeed a Nollywood superstar to watch, rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $500,000 dollars.
You can reach her on instagram: @michelledede.