Pulse Nigeria Poll Readers say Genevieve Nnaji would make a perfect Olivia Pope

While 55.9% say Genevieve Nnaji will make a perfect Olivia Pope, 11.8% prefer Beverly Naya as the tough gladiator.

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Genevieve Nnaji as Olivia Pope

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Recently, we asked Pulse readers who they would cast as Olivia Pope if Nollywood were to have its adaptation of the hit ABC series "Scandal."

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Kate Henshaw

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We also shared five female actors we think will make a perfect Olivia Pope: Genevieve Nnaji, Beverly Naya, Kate Henshaw, Nse Ikpe-Etim, and Bimbo Akintola.

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Bimbo Akintola in Pulse TV studio

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55.9% think Nnaji would be perfect as the gladiator/fixer. "Suru L'ere" star, Beverly Naya, followed with 11.8% of the votes. 11.2% of the readers would rather have "93 Days" star, Bimbo Akintola and "Stalker" star, Nse Ikpe-Etim  as the fierce Olivia Pope. Nollywood veteran, Henshaw,  got 9.9% of the votes.

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Beverly Naya

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Olivia Pope is a fictional character portrayed by Kerry Washington and created by Shonda Rhimes for the political drama television series "Scandal."

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Nse Ikpe-Etim

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Pope is a fixer who runs her own firm, Pope & Associates, that specializes in political situations. The character is also popular for her fashion sense and wine taste.

Which of these actresses would you love to see as Olivia Pope? »

  • 55,9% Genevieve Nnaji
  • 11,2% Bimbo Akintola
  • 11,2% Nse Ikpe-Etim
  • 11,8% Beverly Naya
  • 9,9% Kate Henshaw
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