There are some Nollywood actresses who rose to fame by first becoming beauty queens. In this article, we will be taking a look at some of these actresses.
Stephanie Okereke Linus
In 2002, Stephanie was a contestant at the 2002 edition of the Most Beautiful Girls in Nigeria. She failed to win as she was a runner up.
The beautiful Ufuoma McDermott was a contestant at the 2004 Miss Nigeria beauty pageant and she was the 1st runner up. She was won the Miss Earth Nigeria 2004 and even represented Nigeria in the Miss Earth World.ADVERTISEMENThttps://7c57e245fba4ca9344bb3033e82cf015.safeframe.googlesyndication.com/safeframe/1-0-37/html/container.htmlAd by Valueimpression
During her time at the University of Lagos, Regina was crowned as Miss UNILAG. She also contested for the 1988 edition of Most Beautiful Girls in Nigeria and was the first runner-up.
Delectable Nollywood actress, Ifeoma Nebe is the proud winner of the second edition of Miss Global Ambassador Heritage Beauty pageant.
In 2007, she contested for Most Beautiful Girls in Nigeria.
Actress, Osas Ighodaro was the winner of a beauty contest in the USA. She was Miss Black USA in 2010.