Stella Damasus's Biography & Updated profile – Latest Movies of Stella Damasus- Recent Pictures.
Also Known As: Stella Damasus
In a relationship with: Emeka Nzeribe
Hometown: Asaba, Delta State
Fun fact: One of her favourite movies is Friends with Benefits
For some reason I thought there was something wrong with me and I will tell you why .I realized that, in school my name always came up whether or not I was a part of the issue. People just loved to talk about me, most of the time it was more negative than positive”
“Now we know that the one thing men cannot live without apart from money is SEX, I do not understand why women especially Africans do not talk about sex when we know that it is the one thing we do regularly with so much pleasure.”
Born Stella Ojukwu on the 24th of April 1978 is an award winning Nigerian actress and singer. She was born in Asaba, Delta state to parents who were bankers and five siblings. Stella graduated from the University of Lagos, obtaining a degree in Theatre Arts. Her first break into the movie industry was in 1992 when she starred in the movie ‘Abused’.
The singer turned actress has to date featured in over fifty films and has gotten awards and recognition for her skills such as Best Actress at the African Movie Academy Awards. Stella is a member of a gospel group in Abuja called One Heart One sound. She also is the founder of two organizations, Stella Damasus Arts Foundation; an organization set up to provide economic, intellectual and emotional support to the society, using the Arts as its primary tool and Adiva, a mentorship program that helps women and young girls unlock their potentials. Stella other projects and interests besides acting, she launched her hair line called ‘Adiva Hair’ in 2013 and her own web series called Mix Match.
Stella was married to Jaiye Aboderin, son of the owner of Punch Newspaper for 7years until he passed away leaving her widowed and caring for their two daughters, Angelic and Isabel. She has wedded twice on a low-key after the death of her first husband, first to Daniel Ademinokan and more recently Emeka Nzeribe.