Stephenie Okereke Biography; Early Life, Movies, Is She Married?

Stephanie Okereke is a well-known Nigerian Nollywood actress, model, television personality, filmmaker, and entrepreneur.

In this post, I will tell you all you need to know about your favorite Nigerian actress and celebrity, Stephanie Okereke. I know you are probably wondering what exactly I was going to share with you.

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Scroll a bit. Then a bit and again. All and every other thing you have been wanting to know about your favorite Nigerian celebrity and actress is detailed herein at Naija Biography

Like, her biography; early life, movies, awards, and most of all, her current marital status.

Stephanie Okereke Biography,
Stephanie Okereke Biography.

Stephanie Okereke Early Life

Stephanie Okereke was born in the early ’80s to the beautiful family of Mrs. Mary and late Mr. Chima Okereke in Ngor, Okpala, Imo State. Imo State is a state in the South-Eastern part of Nigeria.

Born precisely on 2nd October 1982, Stephanie is the sixth child of her parents’ six children.

For her elementary and secondary education, Stephanie studied and obtained both her First School Leaving Certificate and West African Senior Certificate results in Delta State.

Later, she gained admission into the prestigious University of Calabar (UniCal), Cross River State. Therein, she studied and bagged a Bachelor’s Degree in English and Literary Studies.


Since she started her acting career in the movie industry officially, Stephanie Okereke has featured in over 150 movies. These are some of her movies.

° Magic Moment

° Hidden Treasure

° Omalinze

° Dry

° Through the Glass

° Nnenda

° Boonville Redemption

° Critical Decision

° Guys on the Line

° Sitanda

° Reloaded

° Private Sin

° Behind the Plot

° Waterloo

° Emotional Crack

° Pretender

° Compromise


Consistency breeds success, Stephanie Okereke has, of course, proving that there is no truer way to drive this point home than in action. Won many hearts and awards all to herself. Some of her awards include;

° Best Actress (English) at Reel Awards (2003)

° Face of Nollywood (Female) at DALA Awards (2016)

° Best Actress of the Year at Reel Awards (2003)

° Best Actress at What a Year Awards (2003)

° Beyond the Tears Humanitarian Award (2008)

° Best Actress in Leading Role at NAFCA (2016)

° Award for Excellence at Film Makers of Nigeria (2004)

° Miriam Makeba Award for Excellence (2007)

° Best Supporting Actress at Truth Awards (2017)

° Member of Order of the Federal Republic (2011)

° Best Protagonist at Bentonville Film Festival (2015)

° Best Actress at Afro Hollywood Award (2006)

° Distinguished Leadership Award by Dillard University (2018)

° Outstanding Actress at Afro-Dublin Awards (2004)

° Movie with the Best Social Media at Best of Nollywood Awards (2015)

Stephanie Okereke and Husband.
Stephanie Okereke and Husband.

Is Stephanie Okereke Married?

Yes, please. Stephanie Okereke has been married since April 2012 to her lovely husband Linus Idahosa. Her husband is an international media consultant and an entrepreneur.

Notably, the couple is blessed with a son Maxwell Enosata Linus and are living happily ever after.

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