Nollywood actress, director, script writer and model Stephanie Onyekachi Okereke Linus was born October 2, 1982. She is the sixth out of eight children. In 1997, the Imo State beauty queen starred in Compromise 2 and Waterloo. A year later, she gained admission into the University of Calabar to study English and Literary Studies. Shortly afterwards, she featured in her third movie Terror. Stephanie contested for the crown of the Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria 2002 where she emerged the first runner up. The following year, she won awards for Best Actress and Best Actress of the year. In 2007, she graduated from the New York Film Academy. She got married to Linus Idahosa in April 2012.
Today (October 2nd) she marks her birthday , She was born in Imo State (Nigeria) in 1982 and is the sixth child out of her parents eight children.She is from Imo State. She attended University of Calabar, where she studied English and Literary Studies. Her first movie was Compromise 2(1997). Some of her other movies are The Governor’s Wife, A Time To Love,Sitanda, and Official Romance. Join us in wishing her a happy birthday. SEE MORE ON PAGE2