The most celebrated Nigerian actress and Queen of Nollywood Genevieve Nnaji has been selected as one of the recipients of this year's F.A.C.E. List Awards in New York City, U.S.A.
The F.A.C.E List Awards is committed to celebrating fascinating Africans committed to excellence and without much debate, Genevieve score high ranks in this department.
Genevieve Nnaji started her acting career as a child actress in the then-popular television soap opera “Ripples” at the age of 8. She was also featured in several commercials, some of which included Pronto beverage and Omo detergent. In 1998, at the age of 19, she made her debut in the growing Nigerian film industry with the movie “Most Wanted” where Regina Askia played the lead role and she, a one-scene newscaster. In 2009, Genevieve became the first and only Nigerian actress to be profiled on the Oprah Winfrey Show.
The F.A.C.E Lift Awards is set to hold in the Summer of 2013. For more information, visit the website