By Victor Enengedi
Within a few years since she entered the movie industry, Chelsea Ada Ezerioha is fast becoming a regular in many Nollywood films. Eze who is originally from Abia State was born and raised in Kano.
Right after graduating from the University of Maiduguri, Borno State in 2008, where she studied English and Linguistics, she relocated to Lagos to pursue a dream in acting. The 25year-old actress played her first role alongside A-list acts Genevieve Nnaji, Majid Michel and Uche Jombo in ‘Silent Scandals’ earning an Africa Movie Academy Awards( AMAA) nomination for ‘Most Promising Actress’ in 2010.
With the success of Silent Scandals, the actress has gone on to feature in other films including ‘Twist’, ‘Timeless Passions’ and ‘Hood Rush’ leading to more nominations and winnings including Zulu African Film Academy Awards, ZAFAA’s ‘Best Upcoming Actress’ and Best of Nollywood, BON’s ‘Revelation of The Year’ for her role in ‘Two Brides and a Baby’.
Pretty and confident Eze who is also a model has ambitions in movie production and music and names producer Vivian Ejike, Genevieve Nnaji, Bimbo Akintola and Kate Henshaw as some of her biggest influences.