Full Names: Lizzy Gold Onuwaje
Popular As: Lizzy Gold
Occupation / Profession: Actress
Race / Ethnicity: Black
Born Lizzy Gold Onuwaje is a Nigerian actress and model. She joined the film industry for the Nigerian film titled Nollywood in 2012. She has starred in many films, including Agaracha the Lioness (released in 2016), Love is All She Needs and Dangerous Women. In addition to her successful career as a film actress, Lzzy is also a model.
At the Delta State Beauty Pageant in 2006, Gold was awarded mouth watering package for taking first place in the competition. She was also a finalist in the Nigeria’s Most Beautiful Girls Contest.
At her young age, Lizzy performed with a theater group at church. She started her professional acting career at the Royal Arts Academy in Emem Isong, where she graduated after 3 months. She started to attend auditions, after which she began getting movie roles. Lizzy rose to fame after appearing in scenes in movies titled “Bubemi” and “The Warri Girl”. She then played a leading role in the movie “Just A Night”, which speaks against domestic violence.
She has performed alongside Majid Michael, Femi Jacob, Yvonne Jegede and Nichole Bana. She previously worked with film production Onyeze and Solo Amaco, now supervise her production company, Lizzy Gold Production.
Crouch, the lioness, Love is all she needs, Mark of royalty, Dangerous women, Shepherd’s daughter, Things desperate girls do, just one night, Troubled king, King of action, Desperate street vendors, village girls, Treacherous Mothers, Dames en mouvement, Best of Enemies, My World, The Damsels, Nurses Club, Crippled Kingdom, Hotel Rwanda, Kings Help, The ghost in my dream
Lizzy Gold who is the producer of the 2017 film Just A Night, is also a crowned model. The superstar actress won the Delta State Beauty Pageant in 2006 and was a finalist in SilverBird’s 2004 “Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria” (MBGN) contest. She represented Delta State in many Beautiful Pageant. Daughter of Nigeria (MBGN) in 2007 and reached the top five.
Considered one of the richest actresses in Nollywood, her net worth is estimated at $400,000. She bought a new Venza car in 2020 to furnish her mini garage.