Genny Uzoma

Nollywood Actress

₦10,000 ~($25/£18)

  • 5 students
  • 1 hour
  • Online via Zoom

Instructor's Sphere

  • Media

Instructor's Schedule

Monday Unavailable
Tuesday Unavailable
Wednesday 10:00 am – 12:00 am
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About Genny Uzoma

Genny Uzoma is a Nigerian actress born and raised in Enugu state but hails from Imo State. Uzoma hails from Imo State, which is a geographical location predominantly occupied by the Igbo speaking people of the West African nation Nigeria. She is a graduate of Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUT), where she obtained a degree in political science.

Uzoma began her professional acting career at the age of 18 and was registered under the Actors Guild of Nigeria, Enugu chapter but temporary quit acting as she got a job with a telecommunications company. She subsequently resigned from the job and returned to acting. She commented on her humble beginnings, stating that she had to borrow funds in order for her to be registered as a true actress and since her parents were not in support of her choice to become an entertainer, she knew it would be futile for her to ask them for funds in order to finance her ambition.

Genny  won the “Revelation of the year” award at Best of Nollywood Awards (BON), in 2015 and was nominated For City people movie award for most Promising actress of the year (English) in 2018. Since 2019, Genny has ventured into movie production and launched Zina Studios while also remaining in front of th camera.

Some of selected filmography include, Husbands of Lagos, I wish She Would, The Shopgirl, Birthday Bash, The Vendor, Our Society, Best of the Game, Classical Fraud, Royal Doom, Eagles Bride, Who killed Chief, A Love story, Emem and Angie, Reconciliation, The Gateman, Baby Shower, Baby mama, Commitment Shy, Scream, A face in the Crowd, Caught in between, King of Kings, Love in the wrong places, The washerman, Once upon an adventure and Bond.

What you will learn

  • Getting started in Nollywood
  • What it means to be an actor/actress
  • Dealing with the rejection in entertainment
  • Filmmaking
  • Dealing with the rejection in entertainment

What you will learn

₦15,000 ~($37/£27)

  • 1 student
  • 1 hour
  • Online via Zoom