Lizzy Gold Onuwaje who’s popularly called Ghen Ghen Baby is an exceptionally talented actress and ex-beauty Queen known for her top-notch performance in her hit movie, “Princess Olivia” alongside Yul Edochie in 2021.
The Ghen Ghen Queen kick-started her career in Modeling and contested for Delta State Beauty Pageant in 2006. She won and then competed for Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria(MBGN).
Lizzy Gold has always been passionate about acting and filmmaking. After her major achievement in modeling, she proceeded to Emem Isong Film School in Lagos and professionally began her acting career in 2012. She was given her first opportunity by popular female producer, Uche Nancy, and since then, she has been consistent despite several challenges.
According to her, many producers don’t believe in her and don’t want to feature her in movies as they say she’s not a selling face in the movie industry. She often begs them for any kind of role but they insist, noting that they don’t want to risk using her for movies because she’s not a sellable face.
Despite the negativity and perceived setbacks, she keeps pushing harder. There was a time she wanted to quit but later “Gingered” herself and kept pushing. Even a director on a movie location said if she didn’t become famous after his movie then Lizzy would give up and go back to her village.
Lizzy Gold Onuwaje in Madrid, Spain
Since Lizzy Gold wasn’t given opportunities to play lead roles, she started producing her movies and used a producer called “Jonas” to push the production. Her breakthrough came when she produced “Princess Olivia” in 2021 featuring Yul Edochie. She was immediately accepted as a top Actress and gained prominence in Nollywood.
Marketers and producers started calling her for jobs. Lizzy Gold said the director who said she would give up and go back to her village if she didn’t get famous in the movie he directed is now calling her for jobs and according to her, she hasn’t had time to feature in his movies.
Onuwaje is one of the top actresses in Nollywood. She’s highly creative, exceptionally skillful, and a very successful actress. According to her, she worked hard during the early years of her career and wasn’t paid a dim but now she earns above N500,000 per movie. Onuwaje noted that she can now afford to foot her bills and other people’s bills.
Currently, she’s one of the most sought-after actresses in Nollywood. She’s highly respected and loved by movie lovers. The ex-beauty queen has been likened to popular global star actress, Angelina Jolie and she has also admitted it noting that she shares some qualities with the American star.
Lizzy Gold has over 1 million Instagram followers and over 70,000 YouTube subscribers earning thousands of dollars from her channel. She rides exotic cars and lives in a beautiful apartment with her children in Asaba, Delta State. She often travels outside the country for vacation and has been to countries like the UK, Spain, Italy, and many others.
Lizzy Gold Onuwaje was born on October 16, 1987(Age 36) in Warri to Mr and Mrs Onuwaje. She is from the Itsekiri ethnic group in Warri South Local Government Area in Delta State.
Lizzy was raised in Delta State and attended Delta State University where she bagged a bachelor’s degree in Information Technology.
Is Lizzy Gold Onuwaje Married?(Husband)
Lizzy Gold is a single mother of two(a boy and a girl). She co-parented with her baby daddy. She revealed in early 2023 that she’s in a relationship and that her man is a private person and is not on social media.
Lizzy Gold added that she’s not psychologically ready for marriage and that she’s still single because she prefers a long-distance relationship. The Ex-beauty Queen noted that she loves her space and doesn’t like the idea of living with her man for long.
Left, Lizzy Gold with Alex Cross, Right, Lizzy Gold with Yul Edochie
She prefers seeing her man twice a month and that the highest number of days she can spend with a man is 3 days. Lizzy acknowledges that she loves her space and that not seeing her man creates a strong bond and a feeling of always longing to see him. Moreover, she has achieved a successful career and is always on the road and that’s why she doesn’t have time to think about marriage.
How Old Is Lizzy Gold Onuwaje
As of October 16, 2023, she was 36.
Who Is The Winner Of Miss Delta State 2006
Lizzy Gold Onuwaje who’s popularly known as Ghen Ghen Baby emerged as the winner of Delta State Pageant in 2006 and was crowned Delta Beauty Queen.
Lizzy Gold Twin Sister/Best Friend
Lizzy Gold doesn’t have a twin sister but has a best friend which is Destiny Etiko. The duo is one of the favorites of movie lovers as many admire their friendship. They sometimes travel out of the country together and often share quality moments off and on movie sets. In November 2022, Lizzy Gold, Destiny Etiko, and Mary Igwe signed a multi-million Naira brand endorsement deal with Life Larger Beer.
In 2022, Destiny staged a fight with Lizzy Gold which many thought was real. People got worried about the state of their friendship but Destiny Etiko later announced that it was a publicity stunt to promote her YouTube channel.
She’s from Itsekiri ethnic group in Delta State
She has 2 good-looking children namely Rex And Real. She welcomed her first child(son) in 2015.
Where Does Lizzy Gold Lives
She lives in a luxurious apartment with her kids in Asaba, Delta State.
Lizzy Gold Family
Lizzy Gold doesn’t drop her phone number online but you can follow her on Instagram @Lizzygold Onuwaje for updates about her.
Net-worth and House
She’s worth $50,000 and lives in a furnished apartment with her children in Asaba, Delta State