Eucharia Anunobi is a Nigerian actress, producer, director, pastor, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. She was born on May 27, 1965, in Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria. Anunobi completed her primary and secondary school education in Owerri before proceeding to the Institute of Management Technology, Enugu, where she graduated with a National Diploma in Mass Communication. Read also: Actor, Jide Kosoko pays tribute to his “first love” three decades after her demise
She also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree after studying English Language at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. Anunobi came into the limelight for her role in the movie series Glamour Girls II in 1996 and has gone on to star in over 200 Nollywood movies.
She has won several awards, including Best Actress in a Leading Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards and Best Actress of the Year at the Best of Nollywood Awards. Anunobi got married to her London-based husband Charles Ekwu in 2000, whom she later divorced in 2009. Read also: Broda Shaggi’s Career Extends To Music and Acting
She is currently single but had a son out of wedlock named Raymond who died in August 2017 due to sickle cell anemia. During an interview with the media, she regrets ever having a son out of wedlock. Anunobi is now an ordained pastor and minister of God.
Eucharia Anunobi has won several awards in her acting career. Here are some of the awards she has received:
Best Supporting Actress at the Africa Movie Academy Awards (2009).
Best Actress in a Leading Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards.
Best Actress of the Year at the Best of Nollywood Awards.
Best Actress in Nigeria by the Nigeria Entertainment Awards.
City People Movie Special Recognition Award.
Eucharia Anunobi has been nominated for the 2021 ZAFAA Awards.
She has been recognized as one of the legends of Nollywood.