Top 10 Nollywood Actresses Who Goes Bald For Movie Roles
The first on our list is Mercy Johnson. The 37 years old actress and mother of three starred in a movie titled “Heart Of A Widow” in the year 2011 and she went bald for a role as a widow. In the movie, she was almost rap£d by her husband’s friend but her husband came through for her. But in her defense, her husband lost his life and was murd£red by her husband’s friend who then went about accusing her of murd£ring her husband.
Number two on our list is Chika Ike. The 36 years old actress featured in a movie titled “Moment Of Tears” in which she was the wife of veteran Nollywood actor, Olu Jacobs. She went bald for the movie role and on the 12th of April 2013, the actress was paid a whopping sum of N5 million for her role in the movie.
Number three on our list is ace Nollywood actress Oge Okoye. The 41 years old actress featured in the movie “The Three Widows” in which she alongside Queen Nwokoye went bald in the movie
Annie Macaulay–Idibia, the wife of award-winning Nigerian singer and songwriter makes the number 4 on our list. The actress went bald in the year 2015, but unlike others, hers was for a different reason. She went bald for her campaign to increase br£ast cancer awareness in the country.
Ebube Nwagbo takes the number 5 spot on our list of Nollywood actresses who have gone bald. The 39 years old actress went bald for the movie titled “Widows Cult” and rumor has it that it was the movie that brought the actress into the limelight.
Toyin Abraham seems to be comfortable with going bald for a movie role as she has gone bald twice while carrying out her job. In 2017, the actress shaved her hair for a movie titled “Ana Mi (My Past)” and she is also doing it again as she took to Instagram to share a video of her shaving her hair for a new movie. See the video of Toyin Abraham shaving her hair below.
umber 7 on the list is Nigerian actress, filmmaker, producer and director, Fathia Balogun. In 2011, the actress went bald for her “Makomi” which was the hit movie that brought her into the limelight and in 216 she went bald again for the movie “Shola Arikusa”.
In the year 2014, ace Nollywood actress, Chinyere Wilfred joined the bandwagon of actresses who have gone bald in a movie. She went bald for the movie titled “More than a widow”.
Racheal Okonkwo copes the 9th spot on our list of Actresses who have gone bald for a movie role. The actress alongside with Nazo Ekezie and Iheme Nancy went bald in the movie “Iga Alikeya”.
This is not the first time an actress is sacrificing her hair for a movie role however, rumour has it that they are usually paid hugely for such roles in movies.