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7 Very Successful Kid Actors in Nigeria (Photos)

When watching Nollywood movies and TV shows, sometimes it's easy to forget the child actors in the production because we are often not familiar with them. We pay more attention to the stars of the show like the Mercy Johnsons and Funke Akindeles and not to the young ones whose name we often don't know. Today, we'll be highlighting those young ones, because there are a number of them that are doing quite well and deserve to be celebrated and for their names to be known. Without further ado, here are 7 Mega Successful Kid Actors in Nigeria.

1. Adaeze Onuigbo

Adaeze Onuigbo Is a nollywood actress[1][2] dancer and a model.

Born September 2, 2005

(age 17)



Nationality Nigerian


Citizenship Nigeria


Occupation . Actress

. Dancer

. Model


Parents . Patrick Onuigbo (father)

. Oby Onuigbo (mother)


2. Angel Unigwe

Angel Unigwe (born Angel Onyinyechi Unigwe; 27 June 2005) is a Nigerian actress, model, and presenter who has also featured in popular television commercials.


Angel Unigwe


Born Angel Onyinyechi Unigwe

27 June 2005 (age 17)

Lagos, Nigeria


Nationality Nigerian


Citizenship Nigeria


Occupation(s) Actress, model, presenter


Years active 2011–present


Partner engaged = Komagum Jonathan


3. Jasmine Rajinder

Jasmine Rajinder is a fast rising Nollywood child actress and model.

Jasmine O. Rajinder was born on January 14. She always celebrates her mother by flaunting her.

Jasmine O. Rajinder has a younger sister.

born 27 January 2012

According to her Instagram account, she referred to herself as God's little angel,model,face Of everything kids,a fashionista,a beauty And brainy kid and a Dancer 💃.

4. Mercy Kenneth

Mercy Kenneth Adaeze is a fast rising Nollywood teenage actress, content creator, model, dancer and a television personality. She is popularly known for playing the role of a kid in several Nollywood movies. She has been rated as one of the fastest rising Nollywood child actress and has been nominated for several awards.

She was born on 9th April 2009 in Lagos, Nigeria. She is currently 12 years old. She is very beautiful, gifted, skillful, creative and talented in acting and interpretation of movie roles. She knows how to interpret her roles very well and can fit in any character given to her by movie directors and producers in Nigeria. She is well known for her roles in the movies Daddy’s daughter and Princess is mine.

5. Sharon Ifedi

Sharon Ifedi is a famous Nigerian film actress, dancer, social media brand ambassador, and personality. She started her career in the movies as a child actor — currently in her teens — and is known for her appearances in blockbusters Nollywood films: Laurie (2020), The Slave Husband (2019), and Muna (2019).


Name Sharon Ifedi


Age 18 years


Date of birth 15th March 2004


Nationality Nigerian


Gender female


Instagram @ifedisharon


Net worth $100,000


6. Ada Kirikiri

Uchechi Okonkwo Treasure is her real full name but widely known as Ada Kirikiri. She is a popular Nigerian teenage actress, gospel singer and dancer. Ada was born on October 12, though actual year of her birth is not known.

7. Isaac Fred

The popular youngest Nigerian actor Isaac Fred Anyor was born on the 13th of December, 2009. Isaac is currently 11 years old.

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