She was born November 13, 1984 in Ibadan but she is originally from Eket in Akwa Ibom State in south southern Nigeria. She is the only girl in a family of four children. Annie had her up-bringing in Ibadan. She moved to Lagos with her mother after her parents got separated.
Annie had her primary and secondary education in Ibadan for her first and secondary school certificates respectively.
She went further to obtain a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science at the Lagos State University and Theatre Arts at the University of Lagos, respectively.
Her Acting Career
Annie Macaulay–Idibia began her acting career shortly after competing at the “Queen of All Nations Beauty Pageant” where she emerged runner-up.
She also made a cameo appearance on the music video of 2face Idibia’s “African Queen” song.
Annie made her entry into Nollywood and acted her first movie, ‘Pleasure and Crime’. Her brilliant roles in the movies, ‘Pleasure and Crime’ and ‘Blackberry Babes’ shot her to fame and recognition in Nollywood and gave her roles in subsequent movies.
Some of her movies include:
• Estate Runs
• Obiageli The Sex Machine
• Morning After Dark
• Beautiful Moster
• First Family
• Pleasure and Crime
• White Chapel
• Blackberry Babes
• Return of Blackberry Babes
Annie Macaulay is beautiful, creative, skillful and highly talented Nollywood actress, gifted in interpreting roles in movies. She can as well fit into any character assigned her and she does this very well to the delight of her numerous fans.
She was nominated as “Best Supporting Actress” category at the 2009 edition of Best of Nollywood Awards.
Annie is a presenter of a popular tv show, Aso Ebi.
Awards and Nominations
Annie Macaulay is a recipient of awards and nominations notably as:
• 2016 won Fast Rising Actress at the African Entertainment Legend Awards.
• Most Promising Actress in Nigeria at the City People Entertainment Awards.
• Nominee for “Best Supporting Actress” category at the 2009 edition of Best of Nollywood Awards.
Her Personal Life
Annie Macaulay–Idibia got married to 2Face Idibia, the Nigerian music icon in 2012 and the union is blessed with two children named Isabella and Olivia Idibia.
She also owns a Beauty Salon in Atlanta, Georgia, United States known as “BeOlive Hair Studio”.
Her Net Worth
Annie Macaulay Idibia has been a regular face in Nollywood, rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $500,000 dollars.