It is no news that 20-year-old Regina Daniels has risen among the ranks to become a top Nigerian actress and wife to a billionaire.
Many are those who struggle to gain recognition in the Nigerian movie industry but Regina was recognised every step of the way.
With her mother, veteran actress Rita Daniels in the movie industry and a member of the Actors Guild, Regina had a smooth sail into becoming a great actress and unlike others who put in thier all but still couldn’t make the cut.
Regina Daniels was introduced into the movie scene where she met her idol Mercy Johnson who also took her under her wing and nurtured her into becoming a top notch actress. Her name is a household name thereby making her one of the most sought after actresses in the few years she started acting.
The young celebrity was born on October 10, 2000, in Asaba, Delta State in the southwestern part of Nigeria to ace Nollywood actress Rita Daniels and an unknown father. Regina is a Nigerian by birth. She attended the prestigious Hollywood International School in Asaba, Delta State then proceeded to Igbinedion University, an elite institution located in Benin City, Nigeria.
Her Mother And Siblings
Regina’s mother, Rita Daniels is a veteran actress in the Nigerian movie industry. She is the former chairwoman of the Delta State Actors Guild. Rita is the brain behind her daughter’s success in the movie industry.
Regina has five siblings; three brothers and two sisters, namely Samuel Daniels, Lawrence Daniels, and Emmanuel Daniels. Her two sisters are Ifeoma and Destiny. All five siblings are very supportive of her acting career.
The screen diva is married to 60 year old billionaire Prince Ned Nwoko. He is forty years older than Regina Daniels. Their union is the most talked about in Nigeria and beyond due to the huge age margin.
Regina Daniels is blessed with a baby boy whom she and the husband welcomed in 2020.
Regina Daniels is an actress. Her acting career begun at the age of 7. She made her debut in 2007 when she was featured in the movie “Marriage in Sorrow”. Her impressive performance in the movie, landed her more roles in several other movies. She has been featured in over 100 Nigerian movies. Some of the movies include Miracle Child, Python Girl, Spider Girl, Hanging Coffin, Jaja the Great, Queen Rebecca, Royal Covenant, Stronger than the Gods, Tears of Ojiugo, etc.
Awards and nominations
In 2015 she was nominated by City People Entertainment Award as best prominent actress in Nigeria. She has won several awards such as best actress of the year at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards and Most Promising Actress in Nigeria at the Africa Movie Academy Awards.
Regina Daniels Foundation
This is a charity organization set up by the young actress, Regina Daniels. The organization is aimed at giving back to the community and providing for the poor children and those who face physical challenges ie, disabled and orphaned. Regina and her staff organize big events every year as the world mark children’s day to treat Children to good food, clothes, learning materials etc.