Uche Nwaefuna is a fast rising Nollywood actress, a model and entrepreneur.
She was born on May 8, 1994 in Lagos where she grew up. She is of an Ibo decent.
Uche had her primary and secondary education at Loral International School, Festac, Lagos.
Uche Nwaefuna later obtained a Diploma in Law.
Her Acting Career
Uche began her acting career with a movie, “Poison Ivy” in 2015, starring Mercy Johnson where she played the role of a maid.
She was part of the cast of “Hush” where she played the role of Lovina, a girl whose love life made headlines and started fires. The M-net original drama enjoyed airplay on African Magic Showcase and African Magic Family from 2016 – 2017.
Uche has since then starred in several Nollywood movies, some of which are:
• Homely: What Men Want
• The Itch
• The Fake Life of Abuja Housewives
• Mad About You
• Hire a Woman
• Banana Island Ghost
• Sisterly Speaking
• Made in Heaven
• Trust Issues
• Code Defiled
• Pandora’s Box among numerous others.
The beautiful, creative and highly talented Nollywood star is a good actress, known for brilliant interpretation of roles in movies.
Uche also featured in a hit movie, “City Crime” a series on Iroko TV, a movie she revealed was not only successful, but very challenging in her acting career.
Though Uche is known for playing fine girl roles, the Nollywood screen diva revealed that she would love to take character of a woman suffering a terminal illness and struggling for life or a victim of abuse as her most preferred roles.
In August 2020, Uche was cast in “Maskers”, a show about drug money which has received air play on Africa Magic.
Aside acting, Uche Nwaefuna owns a production house for photography, filming, and video shoots.
Awards and Nominations
Uche Nwaefuna has in the course of her acting career earned a nomination as the Best New Actress of the Year (English) at the City People Entertainment Awards.
Her Personal Life
Uche Nwaefuna is not yet married. Nothing much is known about her relationship as she keeps her family affairs top secret from the public. She revealed that she needs a man who would love her as an actress because she is not ready to give up her dream career for marriage.
Her Net Worth
Uche Nwaefuna is currently making waves in the Nigerian movie industry with an estimated net worth of about $200,000 dollars.