Born on March 12, 1980, Chioma Chukwuka Akpotha is a Nigerian actress, Movie Director, mentor, public speaker, and Film Producer. Chioma Chukwuka, a stylish damsel, wife, and mother of two, was born in Lagos State but is originally from Oraifite in the Nigerian state of Anambra in the Ekwusigo Local Government Area. At Onward Nursery and Primary School in Lagos State, she finished her primary education. She then continued on to the Federal Government Girls College in Onitsha, Anambra State, for her secondary education. The next stop for Chioma was Lagos State University, where she pursued a degree in banking and finance. Her performance in the 2000 film "The Apple" marked the start of her acting career. In the same year, Chioma appeared in the movie The Handkerchief as well.
 
Full Biography of Chioma Chukwuka Akpotha


For her work in the film "Sins of the flesh," she received the Africa Movie Academy Award for "Best Actress in a Leading Role" in 2007. In 2010, she received the Afro Hollywood Award for "Best Actress in a Leading Role."

For "Best Actress" in the 2014 film "Accident," she was also a nominee for the African Movie Academy Award. She has 20 years of experience and has appeared in more than 350 Nollywood films. She has also produced 6 films and won numerous awards. Chioma is a film producer who has worked on over 8 films, including the critically acclaimed blockbuster On Bended Knees.

Aspiring talent, particularly actors, are taught by seasoned filmmakers, screenwriters, actors, and other industry professionals what it takes to succeed in the film, TV, and theater industries through the Masterclass with Chioma platform, which she announced the launch of in January 2019. She served as a brand ambassador for a number of Nigerian and foreign commercial brands, including the telecommunications company Globacom Nigeria, Omo Detergent, and Harpic Cleaner before taking on the role of brand ambassador for Erisco Foods in November 2018.

List of Movies Acted by Chioma Chukwuka Akpotha 

  • The Apple (2000)
  • 2000: Three Musketeers
  • 2000: Handkerchief
  • 2002: Sunrise
  • 2002: The Final Clash
  • 2003: Disguise
  • 2003: Handsome
  • 2003: Real Love
  • Romantic Attraction (2003)
  • 2004: Foul Play

2004: Unbroken Promise

2004: Two Become One

2004: Promise & Fail

2004: Legacy

2004: Home Sickness

2004: Heavy Rain

2004: Circle of Tears

2005: War for War

2005: Years of Tears

2005: Sins of the Flesh  Chukwuka won the African Movie Academy Award in 2007 for Best Actress for her role in this movie

2005: Second Adam

2005: Sacred Tradition

2005: Real Love 2

2005: Real Love 3

2005: Moment of Truth

2005: Knowing You

2005: Golden Moon

2005: Azima

2005: Fake Angel

2005: Eagle's Bride

2005: The Bridesmaid

2006: Wisdom of the Gods

2006: Zoza

2006: Traumatized

2006: Total Crisis

2006: Tears in My Heart

2006: Strange Love

2006: Sound of Love

2006: Serpent in Paradise

2006: Saviour

2006: The Saint

2006: Royal Insult

2006: Royal Doom

2006: On My Wedding Day

2006: Naked Sin

2006: On My Wedding Day

2006: Last Dance

2006: Holy Family

2006: Games Men Play || Directed by Lancelot Oduwa Imasuen

2006: End of Discussion

2006: Desperate Ambition

2006: Dead in Faith

2006: Chinwe Okeke

2006: Asunder

2006: Ass on Fire

2006: Death In Faith

2007: Double Game

2008: Red Soil

2008: World Of Our Own

2008: Wind Of Sorrow

2009: Odum Na Akwaeke

2011: The Throne Is Mine

2011: Nne Ifedigo

2012: Cry No More

2013: On Bended Knees

2014: Heart of Gold

2014: Warrior Sisters

2014: Aziza

2014: Warrior Sisters

2014: Sabina Makosa

2014: Magic Dragon

2014: Unforgiven

2014: Police on Duty

2014: Village Commando

2014: Nwaogo The House Maid

2015: Agbaranze

2015: Ezi Nwa Di Uko

2015: Rain Of Hope

2015: Chinasa My Love

2015: Nwanyi Nnewi

2015: Kamsi The Freedom Fighter

2015: The Lioness

2015: Amarachi

2015: Coffin Business

2015: Anelka

2015: Udu Bundle

2016: Rain Of Hope

2016: Evil Coffin

2016: Genesis Of Love

2016: The Flute Boy

2016: Marriage Crisis

2016: Sister Maria

2016: Akwaeke

2016: Wives On Strike I

2017: Evil Culture

2017: 2nd Coming Of Christ

2017: Innocent Murderer

2017: My Mother My Pain

2017: All For Love

2017: Heart of Ulimma

2017: King Uremma

2017: Reign Of Truth

2017: God Of Liberation

2017: My Mother

2017: Jehovah Witness

2017: Local Queen

2017: Somto

2017: Christmas Is Coming

2017: Choked

2017: Bird Watcher

2017: Village Champion

2017: The Unforeseen Truth

2017: Dangerous Confession

2017: Innocent Murderer

2017: The Tradition

2017: Broken Vow

2017: Beyond Trust

2017: Tender Heart

2018: Sound of Wisdom

2018: Let Me Love You 1

2018: Let Me Love You 2

2018: Deeper Than Pain

2018: Desperate Twins

2018: In Love Again After Heartbreak 1

2018: In Love Again After Heartbreak 2

2018: My Drum of Love 1

2018: My Drum of Love 2

2018: Life After Marriage

2018: Immortal Love 1

2018: Immortal Love 2

2018: Cause for Love 1

2018: Cause for Love 2

2018: Cause for Love 3

2018: Cause for Love 4

2018: Cause for Love 5

2018: Cause for Love 6

2018: The Ghost and the Tout

2018: Lara And The Beat

2019: Void

2019: For Want Of A Queen

2019: In Your Dreams

2019: The Street Kid

2019: Rain of LOVE

2019: Dark Cloud

2020: Nneka The Pretty Serpent

2020: Omo Ghetto: The Saga


As Producer

2013: On Bended Knees

2016: Cry of the Dead

2017: Choked

2017: Bird Watcher

2019: For Want Of A Queen

2019: In Your Dreams

2019: Rain of LOVE

2019: Dark Cloud


Awards and Nominations 

2007 - Africa Movie Academy Award Best Actress in a Leading Role Sins of the Flesh -  Won


2010 - Afro Hollywood award Best Actress in a Leading Role Herself    - Won


2012 - Exquisite Lady of the Year (ELOY) Awards  Brand Ambassador of the Year Harpic - Nominated


2013 - Exquisite Lady of the Year (ELOY) Awards Film Actress of the Year on Bended Knees - Nominated

2013 - Best of Nollywood Awards Best Lead Actress in an English Movie on Bended Knees - Nominated

2013 - Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards Best Drama On Bended Knees - Nominated

Best Cinematography - Nominated

Best Actress - Nominated

2014 - Exquisite Lady of the Year (ELOY) Awards Brand Ambassador of the Year Omo - Nominated

2014 - Africa Movie Academy Award Best Actress in a Leading Role Accident - Nominated

2014 - Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards Best Actress Accident -- Nominated

2014 - Nollywood Movies Awards  - Best Lead Female Accident - Nominated

2014 - Nigeria Entertainment Awards Best Actress in a Lead Role Accident - Nominated

2014 City People Entertainment Awards Best Actress of the Year (English) Herself - Nominated

2015 - City People Entertainment Awards Best Actress of the Year (English) Herself - Nominated

2016 - City People Entertainment Awards Best Actress of the Year (English) Herself -  Nominated

2017 Africa Magic Viewers' Choice Awards Best Actress in a Comedy Wives on Strike - Nominated

2018 - Ghana-Naija Awards Actress of the Year Herself - Nominated

2022 Africa Magic Viewers' Choice Awards Best Supporting Actress Omo Ghetto: The Saga Pending


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