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Complete Biography of Nollyhood Actress Rita Dominic

Name: Rita Uchenna Nkem Dominic Waturuocha

Date of birth : July 12, 1975 (age 42)

Origin: Mbaise, Imo State, Nigeria

Education: University of Port Harcourt (BA in Theatre Arts)

Occupation: Actress

 

 

Early life

 

Rita Dominic is a member of the Royal Waturuocha family of Aboh Mbaise local government area in Imo State.She is the youngest of four siblings.Her late parents were medical practitioners; her father was a medical doctor and her mother a nursing officer.Dominic attended the prestigious Federal Government College Ikot Ekpene, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria, before heading to the University of Port Harcourt, where she graduated with a BA (Honours) Degree in Theatre Arts in 1999.

Career

 

Dominic started performing when she was a child, appearing in school plays and children’s television shows in Imo State. In 1998 she starred in her first movie, A Time to Kill. She won the City People Awards in 2004 as the Most Outstanding Actress. She has starred in over 100 Nollywood productions.

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Awards

2004 City Peoples Awards Outstanding Actress Won

2009 Best of Nollywood Awards Best Actress Leading Role (Yoruba) Nominated

2010 Best of Nollywood Awards Best Actress Leading role (English) The Maiden Nominated

2012 Kalasha Film Festival and Television Awards Kenya Best Acress Shattered Won

2012 Nigeria Entertainment Awards Best Actress lead role Shattered Nominated

8th Africa Movie Academy Awards Best Actress In a Leading Role Shattered Won

2013 Best of Nollywood Awards Best Actress In Supporting role English film Finding Mercy Won

2013 Ghana Movie Awards Best Actress – Africa Collaboration Finding Mercy Nominated

2013 Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards Best Actress Lead Role Finding Mercy Nominated

2013 Nollywood Movies Awards Best Actress in lead role The Meeting Won

2013 Nigeria Entertainment Awards Best Actress in Lead Role film The Meeting Won

9th Africa Movie Academy Awards Best Actress In a Leading Role The Meeting Nominated

Africa International Film Festival Special Jury Mention Award Won

ELOY AWARDS Female Producer of The Year The Meeting Won

2014Nigeria Entertainment Awards Best Actress In A Supporting Role Finding Mercy Nominated

Nollywood Week Paris Film Festival Best Film The Meeting Won

2014 Best of Nollywood Awards Best Supporting Actress English Film The Meeting Won

2014 Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards Best Actress Lead Role Iyore Won

ELOY Awards Movie Actress of the Year Iyore Nominated

2014 Africa M014 Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards Best Actress Lead Role Iyore Won

ELOY Awards Movie Actress of the Year Iyore Nominated

2014 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards New Era Award The Meeting Won

2015 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards Best Actress In A Comedy  The Meeting Won

Best Movie Comedy The Meeting Won

Best Actress in Drama/TV Series Iyore Nominated

2015 Nigeria Entertainment Awards Actress of the year (nollywood) The Meeting Nominated

2016 2016 Nigeria Entertainment Awards Best Supporting Actress Surulere Nominated

2017 2017 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards Best Actress – Drama/TV Series 76 Won

Africa Movie Academy Awards Best Actress In Leading Role Nominated

2017 Nigeria Entertainment Awards Best Lead Actress In A Film Pending


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