Today is the birthday of the Nollywood star actress and producer

Born in Port Hacourt, Monalisa Chinda has had success in the entertainment industry as one of the most sought after actors in Nollywood.

The actress who also doubles as a television presenter is 41 years old today. She was born on September 13, 1974.

Monalisa first hit the movie scene with an appearance in the 1996 movie, Pregnant Virgin. She later returned to school and graduated in 2000, after which she ventured fully into the movie industry.

In a successful run, the Nollywood beauty has starred in excess of 100 movies, upgrading her skill set to production of movies. Some of her films include Kiss and Tell, Weekend Getaway and many others.

Earlier this year, the Theatre Arts graduate launched her talk show, You and I with Monalisa and it has continued to garner accolades.

The 41 year old beauty recently covered the September edition of House of Maliq magazine and has continued to put her A-game to her craft. She has also been named as one of the sexiest single mums in the entertainment industry.

See also Pulse TV video for more on actress.