Chelsea Eze Biography
Chelsea Ada Ezerioha, born November 15, 1985, better known as Chelsea Eze, is a well-known Nigerian actress and television personality. She is best known for her role in the film “Silent Scandal,” in which she co-starred with top Nigerian actresses and actors such as Genevieve Nnaji and Majid Michel.
|Real Name:||Chelsea Ada Ezerioha|
|Date of Birth||November 15, 1985|
|Place of Birth:||Kano|
Early Life and Education
Chelsea Eze was born Chelsea Ada Ezerioha on 15 November 1985 in Kano State, Nigeria. She was born into a family where both parents were bankers.
She lived her early days in the north though she is from Umuahia, Abia State that is situated in the south-eastern part of Nigeria.
During her secondary school level, Chelsea Eze attended Federal Government Girls College, Minjibir, and St. Louis Secondary School all in Kano.
After her secondary education, she got admitted to the University of Maiduguri, to study English and Linguistics. She graduated from the university in 2008.
As for her husband, Chelsea Eze is not known to be in a relationship with anyone yet and she has never been married.
Chelsea Ada Eze achieved success as an actress through hard work and self-esteem. She lacked natural talent, but she worked herself to perfection.
She was an introvert her entire life, but she learned to speak and express herself during her secondary school years by joining the literary and debate club.
She never imagined herself as an actress as a young lady because she wanted to be a lawyer, a doctor, or an aeronautical engineer. Acting eventually became her profession. And how did that occur?
Chelsea Eze was introduced to the profession during her tertiary school days when a friend asked her to accompany her to a film shoot directed by Emem Isong in 2017.
Emem Isong asked Chelsea to go in front of the camera during the filming process to see how she looked in front of it, and that was her first audition.
In 2009, Director Emem Isong’s colleague, Vivian Ejike, requested a supporting actress with the physique of Chelsea Eze.
Vivian Ejike was working on Silent Scandals but couldn’t find a suitable actress. Emem Isong then introduced Chelsea Eze to Vivian Ejike, and Chelsea landed her first role in the Nollywood film industry.
Chelsea Eze won the Most Promising Actress in Nigeria award at the 6th African Movie Academy Awards in 2010 for her performance in “Silent Scandals.”
During an interview, Chelsea Eze revealed that her two most memorable film shoots of all time were Two Brides and a Baby and Hood Rush.
Chelsea Eze’s favorite actors and actresses in Nigeria’s film industry are:
- Genevieve Nnaji
- Bimbo Akintola
- Richard Mofe-Damijo
- Kate Henshaw
- Omotola Jalade-Ekehinde
- Natalie Portman
- Angelina Jolie
- Julia Roberts
- Al Pacino
Chelsea Eze’s performance in Silent Scandal paved the way for her to appear in films such as;
- Cat and Mouse
- Guy Next Door
- Silent Scandals – 2009
- Two Brides and a Baby – 2011
- Twist – 2011
- Timeless Passion – 2011
- Hood Rush – 2012
- Closed Door – 2012
- Laugh won kill me die – 2012
- The Kingdom – 2012
- Tears of Passion – 2012
- Murder at Prime Suites (TV Movie) – 2013
- Dawn in the Creeks (TV Series) – 2014
- Doll House – 2015
- Ikogosi – 2015
- Scorned – 2016
- Last Affair – 2017
- Side Chic Squad – 2017
- One Crazy Night – 2017
- Benson Ville (Short Video) – 2017
- His Addiction – 2017
- The Friend Zone – 2017
- Side Chic Squad – 2019
- Murder Call – 2019
- Her Faithful Man – 2019
- 72 Hours – 2019
- Being Annabel – 2019
- Disentangled – 2020
- When Love Hurts (Post Production) – 2020
- A Story From Zazu – 2020
- Separated – 2020
- Faith Beyond Fate – 2020
Chelsea Eze Net Worth
Chelsea Eze is a top Nigerian actress who has an estimated net worth of $400,000. She makes money through her acting career, playing different roles in Nollywood movies.
Chelsea Eze Awards and Nominations
- Africa Movie Academy Awards for Most Promising Talent – 2010 (won)
- Best of Nollywood Awards for the Most Promising Talent – 2010 (Nominee)
- The revelation of the Year at the Best of Nollywood – 2010 (won)
- ZAFAA Awards for the Best Upcoming Actress – 2010 (won)
- Best of Nollywood Awards for the Best Actress in a Supporting Role (English) – 2011 (Nominee)
- Nollywood Movies Awards nominee for the Best Actress in a Supporting role – 2013 (won)
- Best Kiss in a Movie at the Best of Nigeria (BON) Awards – 2017 (Nominee)