Osas Ighodaro Biography:
Ighodaro Osas is a talented Nigerian-American actress, producer, TV host, and philanthropist. In 2010, she achieved the title of Miss Black USA Pageant and established the Joyful Joy Foundation, which aims to raise funds and create awareness in the fight against Malaria.
In 2014, Osas co-hosted the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards. For her role as Adanna (Danni) on the soap opera “Tinsel”, she received the Best TV Actress of the Year award at the 2014 ELOY Awards.
While in 2018, she was named the highest-earning actress in Nollywood. At the 8th Edition of the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCA) in 2022, Osas was also awarded the Best Dressed Female.
Osas Ighodaro biography, net worth and career are what we will be discussing in blog post.
Osas Ighodaro Personal Life:
Osas Ighodaro was born in the United States in the Bronx to Nigerian parents from the Edo State region. She graduated from Pennsylvania State University with a first-class degree in broadcast journalism and two majors in theater and entrepreneurship.
She also earned a master’s degree in fine arts from Pace University’s Actors Studio Drama School. Originally planning to stay in Nigeria for six months before returning to the United States, she moved there in 2012 but has since stayed after landing many acting parts, including Adanna in Tinsel.
Osas Ighodaro Career:
While still residing in the US, Osas Ajibade began her modeling career. This took place immediately after she was crowned Miss Black Connecticut USA.
She took home the title of New Miss Black USA in 2010. Osas continued to reside in the US while working as a model in numerous campaigns. She visited Nigeria in 2012 with the intention of staying there for six months.
Osas Ighodaro Ajibade noticed the numerous chances in the Nollywood entertainment industry upon her arrival in Nigeria. Her career as a Nollywood actor officially began with this. She made her Nollywood debut in the movie Tinsel as Adanna.
Among her various endeavors, Osas is best recognized for her work on “Rattlesnake,” “Smart Money Woman,” “Fela and the Kalakuta Queens,” “Cadillac Records,” and “Tyler Perry’s “Meet the Browns.”
Her production firm, Joy of Art Media & Entertainment, was established with the intention of developing projects that are both enjoyable and beneficial.
Osas Ighodaro Net Worth:
The America born Nigeria actor is estimated to be worth $600,000
Some of Osas Ighodaro Movies:
Single Not Searching
Man of God
Conversations in Transit
2021 The Ghost and the Tout too
2020 Rattlesnake: The Ahanna Story
Osas Ighodaro Biography Summary:
Full name: Osariemen Martha Elizabeth Ighodaro
Date of birth: 26th October 1990
Place of birth: New York City, USA Osas Ighodaro
age: 30 years (as of 2020)
Marital status: Married
Spouse: Gbenro Ajibade
Profession: Actress, former model, producer, host, humanitarian
Net worth: $600,000
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In the 2022 Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards, Osas Ighodaro won the Best Dressed Female award, defeating competitors including Nancy Isime, Bimbo Ademoye, Adunni Ade, Belinda Effah, and others. She also received the Best Actress honor. Osas honors her late mother, who passed away from a little illness, by dedicating both trophies to her.