She was born and had her up-bringing in Kaduna State, but hails from Benue State, Nigeria.
Lucy holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication from NTA TV College Jos, an affiliate of Amadu Bello University, Zaria.
She also obtained a Diploma in Law from the University of Jos, Plateau State.
Her Acting Career
Lucy Ameh made her entry into Nollywood years ago after she got inspired by what she called humans inside the ‘Box’ Tv though she had no idea how to get into that ‘Box’.
Her strong passion, determination and hard work right from secondary school days actually prepared her journey into acting career as she would watch a number of movies during the holidays and put them into practice by dramatizing and mimicking them.
Lucy referred to her mother as her number one fan who influenced her career by enrolling her for a 3 month Acting training, after which she got her first ever role in a movie, titled ‘Nemesis’.
Lucy Ameh then joined the Actors Guild of Nigeria, Kaduna in 2005 and the Jos branch when she relocated to Jos respectively. She became a star to reckon with as she got more roles in subsequent Nollywood movies.
In 2007, Lucy starred in a hit movie, ‘Beauty and the Beast’ alongside Nadia Buari and the movie was very successful and shot her to fame and recognition in Nollywood.
Lucy also participated in the Reality show Next Movie Star, Nigeria/Ghana and she made it into the house in company of Uti Nwachukwu, Lydia Forson, Martha Ankoma, Adesuwa and others.
Lucy Ameh is beautiful, creative and highly talented Nollywood star known for her good interpretation of roles in movies. She can as well fit into any character assigned her and most movie producers and directors in the industry prefer to feature her in most movies.
Lucy Ameh has so far starred in several Nollywood movies, some of which include:
• Ishaya Bako
• Braids On a Bald Head
• Queen Amina
• Bariga Suger
• Learning Curves
• Fallen Angel
• The Councillor
• Six of Us
• Dise Secrets among numerous others.
Lucy Ameh is working assiduously to be a producer having knowledge of movie production as part of her course at the NTA TV College, Jos for 4 years.
She revealed that she has done some shorts, documentaries and TV Programs and hope to have a strong footing in producing movies.
Awards and Nominations
Lucy Ameh is a recipient of a number of awards notably as:
• 2010 Best Actress by the Actors Guild of Nigeria, Kaduna.
• 2013 Best Actress at the Legacy Film Festival, Jos.
• Multiple Best Actress winner at the Kaduna Entertainment Awards in 2014 and 2015 respectively.
Her Net Worth
Lucy Ameh is indeed a talent in Nollywood, rated one of the richest and most influential with an estimated net worth of about $350,000 dollars.