Omoni Oboli: Actress, Scriptwriter, Film Director, Producer.

Omoni Oboli, born on the 22nd of April 1978, in Benin City, Edo State is a Nigerian actress, scriptwriter, film director, producer.

She studied Foreign Languages (majoring in French) at the University of Benin.

She then studied digital film-making at the New York Film Academy, and has written several screenplays such as; The figurine (2009), Anchor baby(2010), Fatal Imagination, Being Mrs Elliott, The First Lady, and Wives on Strike(2016).

Omoni Oboli is married to Nnamdi Oboli with three boys.

Omoni is said to be currently one of the most influential and richest actresses in Nollywood.

Omoni Oboli is a naturalista. She shares her natural hair journey on her blog and on her YouTube page.

Omoni Oboli is a member of the group of four friends comprising of Uche Jombo, Chioma Akpota and Ufoma McDermott otherwise known as the ‘fantastic four’. They throw banter at each other on their IG handles that will draw you in and make you crave the joy of friendship.

Omoni Oboli has set up a charity organisation, Omoni Oboli Foundation, www.omoniobolifoundation.com, to bring well needed relief to the plight of the less privileged women and children in the society. The foundation has been able to embark on several projects.

Omoni Oboli Filmography

  • Entanglement – 2009
  • The Figurine – 2009
  • Anchor Baby – 2010
  • Bent Arrows – 2010
  • Feathered Dreams – 2012  
  • 30 Days in Atlanta – 2014
  • Brother’s Keeper – 2014
  • Render to Ceaser – 2014
  • Being Mrs Elliot – 2014
  • As Crazy As It Gets – 2015
  • Fifty – 2015
  • Lunch Time Heroes – 2015
  • The Duplex – 2015
  • First Lady – 2015
  • Wives on Strike – 2016
  • Okafor’s Law – 2016
  • Wedding Party 2 – 2017  
  • Wives on Strike: The Revolution – 2017
  • My Wife and I – 2017
  • Wings of a Dove – 2018
  • Moms at War – 2018
  • Love is War – 2019
  • Sugar Rush – 2019
  • Oloture – 2019

Omoni Oboli’s Endorsements

  • Omoni is the owner and brand ambassador of ageless by Omoni 3D mink lashes.
  • She is one of the brand ambassadors of Pedini Nigeria.
  • Nunu Milk endorsed Omoni Oboli as one of its brand ambassadors.
  • She is an ambassador of Royal Caribbean Nigeria.

Omoni Oboli’s Awards And Nominations

  • Best Actress Narrative Feature at the Los Angeles Movie Awards – 2010
  • Omoni received an award for Best Actress at the Harlem International Film Festival – 2010
  • Actor of the year nominee at the Future Africa Awards – 2010
  • Nominee for Best Actress in a leading role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) – 2011
  • Big Screen Actress of the Year at the ELOY Awards – 2014
  • Nominee for Best Actress in a Leading Role (English) at the Best of Nollywood Awards (BON) – 2014
  • Best Actress in a Leading Role nominee at the Face 2 Face Africa Awards – 2014
  • Sun Nollywood Personality of the Year – 2015
  • Best Actress in a Leading Role (English) nominee at the Best of Nollywood (BON) Awards – 2016
  • Nominee for Best Actress (Nigeria) at the Ghana Naija Awards – 2018