7 Richest Teen Celebrities Changing The Face Of Nigerian Entertainment


Over the years, Nollywood-the vibrant Nigerian movie industry has produced many skilled actors and actresses. Take this new generation of teen celebs for example, they are relatively new to the scene but have already won over millions of viewers and have done extremely well for the industry. These young stars are building names quicker than ever. According to Naijassador seven richest young Nigerian celebrities are Nollywood faces to Watch.

Emmanuella Samuel

Emmanuella Samuel, a comedian and actress known for her role on the YouTube series Mark Angel Comedy was born on July 22, 2010. Emmanuella has a creation as similar as making hilarious skits with her skills in the craft of acting and she immediately became a star in every Nigerian house. This did not go unnoticed internationally with many compliments coming her way regarding her talent. She has the distinction of having won the Best New Comedienne & Princess of Comedy at the Afro-Australia Music & Movie Awards in Melbourne, besides invites to numerous key international events.

Sharon Ifedi

Sharon is a 19-year-old actress, she has acted in several Nollywood movies which include Tears of a Slave Child, Little Madam of the House, Price of Wickedness and many more. She has also received several awards for her performances and is regarded as Nollywood’s most sought-after teen actress.

Adaeze Onuigbo

Adaeze Onuigbo is a 17yr old Nollywood actress who registered her name in the entertainment industry. Some of her movies include Perfect House Boy, The New Girl in My Class, Karate Kid, and more. In 2018, Adaeze Onoka took the award for the ‘ Face of Anambra Beautiful Kids’ and also appeared in several TV series.

Angel Onyi Unigwe

Angel Onyi Unigwe was born on June 27, 2009, and is one of the top-rising teen actresses in Nollywood. She began acting when she was only six years old and has appeared in several movies and TV shows. Angel is an actress, popular for playing roles in movies like My Siblings and I, Three Thieves, and Ten Years of Sun. She likewise, is a brand Ambassador for a few companies earning her a paycheck. Angel is clearly on the fast track to the top of the Nollywood A-List, with her talent and determination.

Auntie Success

Her real name is Success Madubuike and she was born on 19th July 2013. She is another leading figure in the Mark Angel Comedy series. Fans of the comedy skits are sure to love her witty and charming performances. She has been able to accumulate a great number of fans and economic success despite being so young. She’s been on the comedy scene for a while now, but this led to her acting prospects in Nollywood too.

Jeiel Damina

Jeiel Damina is a 19-year-old actress who broke into the limelight after her role as Olive in the popular television web series Best Friends in the World. Apart from having a role in the series, she has also featured in other television series and films such as My Kids and I, Soulmate Studio series, and several others.

Ikorodu Bois

The Ikorodu Bois, a group of young school kids in Ikorodu, Lagos is known for remaking film trailers as well as music videos. Creative and comedic reproductions of their look have received a worldwide reception and have made them become a virtual sensation. The major Hollywood stars and directors who have recognized the uniqueness of The Ikorodu Bois, have since opened up many opportunities for them, such as an invitation to the premiere of ‘Extraction 2’ by the Russo Brothers.


These seven teen celebrities are not only the richest in their age group but also the most influential in Nollywood. Their talents and hard work have earned them fame and fortune, and they continue to inspire other young talents in Nigeria and beyond. As they grow and evolve, they are sure to leave an indelible mark on the Nigerian entertainment industry, shaping its future for generations to come.

Written by Sarah Aboje


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