Adesua Etomi 5 movies featuring Africa's best actress of the year

Adesua Etomi established herself as an actress worth watching in the 2013 Emem Isong's 'Knocking on Heaven's Door.'

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Best actress at AMVCA 2016 - Adesua Etomi

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Over the weekend, Adesua Etomi surprised most people to win the "best actress'  award at the 2016 AMVCA, beating Mary Lazarus, Nse Ikpe Etim, Genevieve Nnaji and Belinda Effah.

Etomi established herself as an actress worth watching on screen in her first movie role in Emem Isong's 'Knocking on Heaven's Door,' where she starred alongside the award winning Blossom Chukwujewku.

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Check out five movies which proves the actress' talent;

1. Knocking on Heaven's Door

The movie starred the actress alongside top actors like Majid Michel, Blossom Chukwujekwu, Ini Edo among others.

A Royal Arts Academy movie on domestic violence, betrayal, passion, faith and love, 'Knocking on Heaven's Door' stars the actress as a gospel singer physically and emotionally abused  by her charismatic  husband.

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2. Brave

'Brave' is an inspiring and emotional love story which stars the actress alongside the talented Wole Ojo.

The award winning short film the story of the lives of a young couple, Nathan (Wole Ojo) and Layo (Adesua Etomi) who have been married for two years.

Layo is beginning to worry about her failure in getting pregnant. When eventually she does get pregnant, she hides the news from Nathan, preparing to break the good news on their anniversary.

Unfortunately, things take a different turn, and suddenly love isn't enough.

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3. Falling

You can't be a movie lover and not know about the much talked about 'love story of the year,' titled 'Falling,' which hit Nigeria cinemas Friday, September 18, 2015.

Produced by Uduak Isong, the movie is earned the actress her first AMVCA nomination and win, which had her besting veterans like Genevieve Nnaji, Nse Ikpe Etim and others to win.

Plot

Imoh and Muna believe nothing can come between them until Imoh has an accident that leaves him comatose for months. Will Muna hold out for him or will she pull the plug?


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4. Soldier's Story

'Soldier's Story' stars the actress alongside AMVCA award winners Tope Tedela, Sambasa Nzeribe, Daniel K Daniel, Linda Ejiofor, and AMVCA nominee Olumide Owuru.

'A Soldier's Story' is a movie aimed at celebrating and encouraging Nigerian heroic soldiers and their contributions to the country.

Produced by Martin Gbados, the love story is directed by Frankie Ogar, and premiered in Nigeria cinemas on October 23, 2015.

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5. Couple of Days

The movie stars the actress alongside Kiki Omeili, Okey Uzoeshi, Falz, Enyinna Nwigwe, Lilian Esoro among others.

A romantic comedy, the movie tells the story of three couples on a romantic getaway, and how they handle the realities of marriage and 'happily ever after.

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