Pulse.ng logo

Tu Face Idibia, Omawumi Megbele, Terry G 7 musicians that have featured in a Nollywood movie

  • Published:

Join the "sabi" clique. Don't miss a thing, get the latest updates to fuel your conversation daily

By signing up , you agree to our Privacy Policy and European users agree to the data transfer policy

Thank You! You have successfully subscribed to receive pulse.ng daily newsletter.

From Tu Face Idibia in 'Head Gone,' to Iyanya in 'Super Star,' check out 7 musicians that have appeared in Nollywood movies.

Some Nigerian musicians have made their debut into the Nollywood scene. Some we totally loved, others we hoped would find their way back to they know how to do best - music.

From Tu Face Idibia in 'Head Gone,' to Iyanya in 'Super Star,' check out 7 musicians that have appeared in Nollywood movies.

Here we go;

1. Ice Prince – House of Gold

The movie starred the singer as Tony, Yvonne Nelson’s cover-up lover. ‘House of Gold’ also starred Eddie Watson, Majid Michel, Francis Odega, Omawumi Megbele among others.

The movie told the story of a business mogul and a socialite, Dan Ansah Williams who is dying of cancer and has been told that he has six weeks left to live. He makes a decision with the help of his attorney to call all his children back home, most of whom were born out of wedlock and various illicit affairs. The re-union spins a lot of surprises as each child returns with an agenda, which gives hilarious results.

2. Omawumi Megbele

The singer who has featured in over 7 movies, can be called a professional actress. Have you watched her on screen? Omawumi is one actress who comes on screen with so much energy.

Omawumi played a minor role in the 2009 edition of the V-Monolugues, a play that reflects the negative issues affecting women in Nigeria.

 She had a minor role in the 2011 movie Inale, a Hollywood/Nollywood Bongos-Ikwe production, which starred her alongside Hakeem Kae Kazeem, Dede Mabiaku, and  Ini Edo.

play Yvonne Nelson, Omawumi, Majid Michel, Eddie Watson on set of 'House of Gold.'


Her other movies include Funke Akindele’s ‘Return of Jenifa,’ and the 2013 multiple award winning film ‘House of Gold’ which starred her as Nina Dan Ansah  alongside Majid Michel, Eddie Watson, Ice Prince among others.

3. Terry G

The ‘Akpako master’ made his debut in a movie which starred him Angela Okorie, Nonso Diobi,Harry B, and others.

Ever since he took to his Instagram page to announce his debut, fans have patiently awaited the release of movie, or even a title.

play Terry G on set with Angela Okorie


4. Iyanya

The ‘Oreo’ singer made his acting debut in the movie ‘Superstar,’ which starred him AY, Tekno Miles, Angel Ufuoma, Ushbebe, Bryan Okwara, Toyin Aimaku, Jide Kosoko among others.

play Iyanya on set of 'Superstar'


5. Tu Face Idibia.

The actor featured in Ivie Okujaye’s movie ‘Make a Move,’ alongside Denrele Edun, Omawumi Megbele among others.

He also featured in the star studded movie ‘Head Gone’ which starred him alongside Zack Orji, Eniola Badmus, Basketmouth, Basorge Tariah, Pappy Luwe, Akpororo, IK Osakioduwa  and so many others.

play Tu Face in 'Head Gone.'

6. Davido

The ‘Aye’ singer made his debut in an upcoming movie ‘John Zerebe,' which

also stars Gloria Young, Ikey Ojeogwu, Kanfui Danku, Emma Blaq, Mimi Orjiekwe among others.

Produced by Ojeogwu, the movie is directed by Odiba Alfred.

play Davido in 'Zerebe'


7. Sean Tizzle

Singer Sean Tizzle made his debut in an upcoming movie ‘Astray’ (Isina). Produced by the talented and award winning filmmaker 'Iyabo Ojo.'

Tizzle stars Muyiwa Ademola, Odunlade Adekola, Fadekemi Momoh, Tayo Sobola, Ayo Adesanya among others.

play Sean Tizzle on set of 'Astray' with Iyabo Ojo

Watch Iyanya in 'Superstar' trailer;

Which of these musicians is your favourite actor?»

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Nigeria?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +2349055172167, Social Media @pulsenigeria247: #PulseEyewitness & DM or Email: eyewitness@pulse.ng. More information here.