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Mary Njoku Basic Information
|Stage Name:||Mary Njoku|
|Real Name:||Mary Remmy Njoku|
|Date Of Birth/Age:||20 March 1985 (38) Years Old|
|Place of Birth:||Lagos, Nigeria|
|Education:||Amuwo Odofin High School
National College Bagada
Navy Town Secondary School
Lagos State University
London Film Academy
Mary Njoku Biography
Mary Remmy Njoku, a Nigerian actress, producer, and content developer, was born on March 20, 1985. In 2013, she launched the ROK TV Channels and became CEO of ROK Studios. In a short period of time, ROK has emerged as a prominent provider of family-friendly content and entertainment with a portfolio of more than three thousand (3000) hours of original content, which includes films and TV shows. With the debut of its first channel, ROK on Sky in the UK in 2016, Njoku has managed the expansion of the ROK brand.
State Of Origin
Mary’s hometown is Nsukka in Enugu State. Enugu State has Enugu as its capital city. It is situated in the southeast of Nigeria. The name Enugu is a combination of the two Igbo words Énú and Úgwú, which means “hill top” and describes the city’s mountainous terrain.
Mary was born in Amuwo Odofin, Lagos, Nigeria, to Igbo parents who hail from Enugu State, Nigeria. Information about the actress’s parents are scarce.
Mary is the sixth kid in an eight-person family. Before she lost one of her siblings, nothing was known about her siblings. Eucharia Remmy, Mary’s younger sister, passed away. Eucharia, a University of Nigeria Nsukka alumnus, was killed by Boko Haram while participating in the NYSC program in Damaturu, Yobe State, Nigeria.
She was a victim of a powerful bomb explosion that killed over 160 people. Along with her sister Mary, Eucharia appeared in the film “Blackberry Babes” and worked in the film industry.
Mary and her husband received their first son, Jason Obinna Njoku, on July 30, 2013, their second child, Nwakaego Annabelle Njoku, on August 24, 2015, and their third, Amber Nnenna Njoku, on August 4, 2017.
On August 18, 2012, in Festac Town, Lagos, Mary wed Jason Njoku, a Nigerian entrepreneur and investor in African start-ups who was born in the United Kingdom. British businessman Jason Chukwuma Njoku was born on December 11th, 1980. He is the co-founder and CEO of iROKOtv, a business that offers video on demand of Nigerian movies.
Njoku, a self-described serial entrepreneur, launched iROKOtv after eleven previous failed ventures. At the age of 30, following a succession of unsuccessful ventures, he had the notion to start a new Nollywood distribution network while still living at home with his mother.
According to Daily Media NG, Mary Njoku has a net worth of 380 million naira. She has earned money through acting, filmmaking, and investments in a variety of businesses. Mary Njoku is listed as one of the wealthiest Nollywood actresses in many Nigerian media. The mother of three has earned significant money thanks to the early start of her acting career and the creation of numerous enterprises throughout the years.
The actress received a brand-new Range Rover Evoque worth 10 million naira as a present in 2013. Remmy received the car as a gift from her husband on their second wedding anniversary.
The actress shares a home with her husband, but neither has disclosed any information about it.
At the age of 17, Mary Njoku began her acting career. She made her Nollywood debut in 2004 as the lead in the movie Home Sickness. As one of Nollywood’s most brilliant actors, she saw her popularity skyrocket during the 2000s and 2010s.
Mary has featured in the following films: Brain Masters, Sound of Love, Critical Truth, Kiss the Dust, Brave Mind, Sins of the Past, Hand of Faith, Royal Father’s, Ihite Kingdom, Hazeezat, Thy will be done, Picture Perfect, Tough Love and many more.