Nollywood Actress Ego Boyo was one time the screen darling when she featured in the now rested TV series Checkmate, which graced the Nigerian TV screens in the early 90s.
The drama series was one which many families never wish to miss on their screens that they rush home to ensure that they don’t miss any part and it always come on air every Thursday.
Well, those were the good old days when there were good contents that were family oriented. Ego is one lucky actress who got married to a rich man and she has been able to sustain her home over the years and speaking about why she got married to a rich man she stated that she never knew that he will be that rich. She opened up that when she dated her husband, he was still living with his parents and she also was still living with her own parents and they just fell in love and they got married and they later made headway in their carrier.
She pointed out that real love between couples shouldn’t be based on wealth but true love and understanding and ability to see the future behind the relationship. Speaking with TVC on the breakfast programme ‘Your Views’ the actress explained that “When I started dating my husband, he never had anything in fact, he was still living with his parents and myself also. So we just loved each other and we got married and we began to succeed in our careers. I got married to him a year after I featured in Checkmate.”
Ego Boyo returns after two decades in Mildred Okwo’s first TV series ‘Bankers NGR’
Okwo shared a photo of Ego Boyo on her Instagram page welcoming her back to Nollywood after many years spent away from the screen.
“Bankers NGR” is the first project co-starring the two veterans since their classic films released in the 90’s titled Violated and Keeping Faith.
She was also the star in the 90’s TV series ‘Checkmate’ which also starred RMD.
Mildred Okwo announced “The Bank” in March 2016 via Facebook following the success of her movie “Suru Lére,” which starred Seun Ajayi, Rita Dominic, Greg OJ, Beverly Naya, Enyinna Nwigwe among others.