Omoni Oboli, a well-known Nigerian actress, screenwriter, producer, director, and digital filmmaker, was born on April 22, 1978. Her net worth is estimated at $1.5 million in 2023.
The New York Film Academy awarded her a degree. Omoni Oboli was raised in Benin City, Edo State, where he was born.
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- Full Name: Omoni Oboli
- Date of Birth: April 22, 1978
- Place of Birth: Benin City, Edo State
- State of Origin: Delta State
- Nationality: Nigerian
- Occupation: Actress, Scriptwriter & Film Producer
- Net Worth: $1.5 million
- Husband/Spouse: Nnamdi Oboli
Omon Oboli Net Worth and Biography
Omoni Oboli was born in Edo State’s Benin City. She hails from a small community in Delta State, Nigeria, with Mosogar origin.
She obtained the necessary certifications in Benin City, Edo State, where she finished both her primary and secondary education.
Omoni Oboli applied, was accepted, and earned a bachelor’s degree in French from the elite University of Benin in Edo State.
Omoni Oboli continued her studies at the New York Film Academy after getting her first degree, where she did a 4-week course in digital editing.
Omoni’s first acting role was as a secretary in the 1996 movie Bitter Encounter. Her subsequent movie was called Shame.
Later, she played the lead role in the critically acclaimed movies Another Campus Tale, Destined to Die, and Not My Will.
Omoni left the film industry after a brief spell in 1996 to finish her undergraduate education.
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After graduating from college, she got married immediately away and didn’t return to the industry for ten years.
She mentioned that a certain experience almost led her to stop watching movies.
In 2009, when she decided to make a comeback to the big screen, she found that she was no longer welcome in the business. After noticing that, she decided to start her own movie company.
Omoni Oboli has written several screenplays, including those for the movies Wives On Strike and The Rivals, which she co-produced with a friend and won the Best International Drama Award for at the New York International Independent Film & Video Festival.
It was the first Nigerian film to premiere at the festival since it started in 2003. The movie received a three out of four rating from the festival’s jury.
Leading roles in hit films like The Figurine, Anchor Baby, Being Mrs Elliot, and Fifty have all been played by Omoni Oboli.
She is also the first Nollywood actress to take home the Best Actress trophy at two international film festivals that were neither African nor Nigerian in the same year (2010).
Omoni Oboli’s source of income comes majorly from endorsement deals, film production, acting, and businesses. The total of these sources results in her net worth of $1.5 million.
Omoni Oboli has made a successful name in the Nollywood industry and talking about actresses making waves in Nigerian entertainment, we won’t disagree to mention her name.
Nnamdi Oboli, a Nigerian novelist, film producer, life coach, and optometrist, is married to Omoni Oboli.
Omoni Oboli, a well-known actress, producer, and screenwriter from Nigeria, has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million.
To use her fame to improve the lives of the less poor women and children in Nigerian society, philanthropy Omoni Oboli founded “The Omoni Oboli Foundation,” a nonprofit organization.
One of the projects the organization was able to launch was feeding street children in Lagos.
- Instagram: @omonioboli
- Twitter: @Omonioboli