In Nigeria, some movie stars have proven again and again that they can guarantee return on investment as long as their faces adorn the poster. They are Genevieve Nnaji, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Omoni Oboli, Funke Akindele and Nse Ikpe-Etim. Or how else could one explain the success of box office hits like Mirror Boy, Ije, and Tango With Me all having Genevieve Nnaji starring in them? And what about Figurine and Anchor Baby which both starred Omoni Oboli as the lead actress?. Here, The Entertainer takes a look at Nollywood’s five bankable actresses, their earnings and what is possibly working for them.
In order of the Highest Earning in Box Office are
1 Genevieve Nnaji - - grossed over N83 million in the Box office.
2 Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde - - grossed over N60 million.in Box office
3 Funke Akindele - - grossed over N56 million
4 Omoni Oboli - - N31million.
5 Nse Ikpe-Etim - - N26 million.