Biography/Profile/History Of Nollywood Actress Ivie Okujaye


ivie-okujaye-2719Ivie Okujaye (born 16 May 1987) is a Nigerian actress, producer, scriptwriter, dancer, singer and activist. In 2009 she participated and won the Amstel Malta Box Office (AMBO) reality TV show.

She is sometimes called little Genevieve because she resembles actress Genevieve Nnaji. She was awarded Best Young Actor at the 8th Africa Movie Academy Awards.IMG_5632

Personal life

She was born in Benin City to a Delta State father and an Edo State mother. She is the last of 5 children. She has often stated that her parents wanted her to study medicine due to the presence of several medical practitioners in her family. She spent the first 10 years of her life in Benin before settling in Abuja. She had her primary education at Our Ladies of Apostle Private School. She attended Queen’s College, Lagos before studying Economics at University of Abuja.Ivie-Okujaye-TrailBlazer-of-the-Year


She has been performing on stage years before her Nollywood debut. According to her, featuring in the Amstel Malta Box Office launched her career and paved the way for her first feature Alero Symphony.13522003_1039626309462640_1333485222160583106_nIvie Okujaye has just revealed she and her hubsband, Ezie Egboh are expecting their bundle of joy.


Year Title Role Notes
TBA 7 Inch Curve
2014 Make a Move Osas
2014 Dowry with OC Ukeje
2014 The Black Silhouette in post production
2013 The Volunteers
2013 How She left my Brother a 7-episode Sitcom
2013 Kamara’s Tree Vero Kamara
2011 Alero’s Symphony



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