Hilda Dokubo Actress started her acting career at age of 7

"I have been in it from age seven till date," the actress said. "That will be more than 35 years in the same business.

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Nollywood veteran Hilda Dokubo is an actress popular for her roles in numerous classic movies.

In a recent interview with City People, the "Stigma" actress revealed that she started her acting career at the age of seven.

Hilda Dokubo and Alexx Ekubo on set of "Accidental Affair" play

Hilda Dokubo and Alexx Ekubo on set of "Accidental Affair"

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"I have been in it from age seven till date,"  the actress said. "That will be more than 35 years in the same business. But if it is in home video, it will be more than 24 because I came along from youth service. That was from 1992." 

"At age seven, I was into radio. At 11, it was TV. From 11 till 15, it was purely stage. From 15 again, I was back in television."

On being a pioneer of Nollywood, the veteran said "thank God it grew. It has built a lot of people. Today it is ranked third best in the world, creating a whole lot of job for people who otherwise would be doing something else or nothing."

"Stigma" stars Jacky Appiah, Emeka Ike, Francis Duru, Hilda Dokubo, Soibifa Dokubo and Clem Ohameze. The film directed and produced by Dagogo Diminas is about people living with HIV/AIDS. play

"Stigma" stars Jacky Appiah, Emeka Ike, Francis Duru, Hilda Dokubo, Soibifa Dokubo and Clem Ohameze. The film directed and produced by Dagogo Diminas is about people living with HIV/AIDS.

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Dokubo made her screen debut during her youth service in a 1992 film titled "Evil Passion." Her other movies include "Black Maria,"  "World Apart,"  "21 Days with Christ," "Unfaithful" among others.

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