Ini Dima-Okojie is a famous Nigerian actress.
She was born on June 24, the year of her birth not known. Ini Dima had her up-bringing in Lagos State but hails from Edo State in south southern Nigeria.
Okojie obtained a Bachelor’s degree in International Relations from Covenant University. She also did a course in acting at the New York Film Academy.
Her Acting Career
Dima-Okojie resigned from her job in the finance industry to pursue a career in entertainment.
Dima began her acting career in 2014 when she played the role of “Feyisayo Pepple” in the television series, Taste of Love.
In 2016, she played “Hadiza Ahmed” in the film North East. Her character centred on an Islamic lady who began a romantic relationship with a man from a different religious background. For her role in the movie, Dima Okojie was nominated for Best Actress in a Supporting Role at the 2017 Nigeria Entertainment Awards.
Dima-Okojie has since starred in several Nollywood movies and television series, some of which include:
• Taste of Love (2014)
• Skinny Girl in Transit (2015 – 2017)
• Desperate Housewives Africa (2015)
• It’s Her Day (2016)
• North East (2016)
• The Royal Hibiscus Hotel (2017)
• Death Toll
• Bad Hair Day
• A Bone To Pick
• The Following Day
• Vanity Last Game
• Sylvia (2018)
• Funke! (2018)
• Oga! Pastor (2019)
• Kpali (2019)
Awards and Nominations
Dima-Okojie in her years of acting profession received nomination for Most Promising Actress at City People Movie Awards.
In 2017, she was nominated for The Future Awards prize for acting.
Okojie is also known to have a strong taste for fashion with Pulse Nigeria and other media outlets describing her as one of the most stylish celebrities in Nigeria.
Her Role Model
Dima-Okojie cited Ghanaian actor Majid Michael and veteran Nollywood actor Richard Mofe-Damijo as her role models because of their creativity and brilliant acting.
Dima made the list of 7 Nollywood actresses on Pulse Nigeria in 2017.
Her Net Worth
Dima-Okojie has remained very active and relevant in the Nigerian Movie Industry, rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $300,000 dollars.