Nosa Rex Okunzuwa who’s popularly known as Nosa Rex or Baba Rex is an exceptionally talented comic actor and the CEO of Big Things Production(movies and clothing)
The good-looking actor is well known for his slang, “Hello, You Are Smooth” and “Step By Step No Jumping”.
He’s one of the top actors currently dominating the film industry.
Baba Rex had been passionate about acting since he was very young.
Nosa Rex poses inside/in front of his car
After his Tertiary Education from Ambrose Alli University in Ekpoma, Edo State where he bagged a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, he joined the Nollywood industry.
Baba Rex joined the Nollywood industry professionally in 2010 and made his first appearance in Gazza Treasure.
Following his debut movie, he won the City People Awards for “New Actor Of The Year”.
Since then, he has continued to put smiles on people’s faces through his exceptional acting skills, creativity, sense of humor, and hilarious personality.
Okunzuwa is well known for several amazing works in notable movies including starring in all-time-grossing Nollywood movies like “Omo Ghetto The Saga”, “A Tribe Called Judah”, “Tiger’s Tail”, and many more.
Over the years, he has built a formidable fan-base that cherishes and appreciates his works.
Nosa has over 500,000 YouTube subscribers on his channel, Babarex TV, and regularly uploads his works, raking in thousands of dollars in profit.
He explored his comic side and showcased it to the world during the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020 and since then, she has been making lots of progress.
Nosa has produced scores of movies exclusive to his YouTube channel and has also starred in other people’s productions.
Rex is one of the most sought-after actors in Nollywood and often gives producers a run for their money.
Some of his hit movies which raked millions of views on his YouTube channel are “Onome The Rockstar”, “Game On”, “Wayward Daughters”, “Stuck In The Middle” alongside Onyii Alex, “Pepper Body Wife”, “Senior Man” alongside Uju Okoli, “Sister For Sale”, “Do Me I Do You” with Uche Jombo(Not yet released).
Apart from acting, he’s well known for skit-making. Okunzuwa is also into clothing, event hosting, filmmaking, and content creation, and is an automobile dealer. His Wife is a chef and he also helps her promote her brand.
Some of his popular skits are “Oga Osas”, “My Angel And I” alongside Mike Godson, “Wahala Room Service”, “Mad Neighbors”, “Family Palava”, “Hotel Wahala” and many others.
Over the years, he has been highly respected and recognized for his contributions to the movie industry.
In 2022, he was made an Ambassador of the Edo State International Film Festival. He also hosts Mr. Cum concert yearly in the UK.
In January 2023, he won the “Best Comedy Series” for his TV series, “Oga Osas” at The Humour Awards.
Nosa Rex is a very bankable actor and is one of the most successful skit-makers and filmmakers in Nigeria.
He has signed multi-million Naira endorsement deals with top brands in real estate, skincare, beverages, and jewelry industries which are Ehi Kings Estate, Ingoliment Gold, Global-com, Kubanah Whisky, and many others.
Nosa and his wife are brand ambassadors of Rixari Skin Secrets.
On August 22, 2022, he acquired a mansion in Lekki, Lagos State. The furnished building with state-of-art facility and sophisticated architecture was a beauty to behold.
Nosa has over 3 exotic cars, including Lexus and two latest Toyota brands.
According to him, he travels more than 3 times yearly and it could be for work, his birthday, his wife’s birthday, or their wedding anniversary.
He has been to Mauritius, Maldives, the UK, the US, Germany, United Arab Emirates but the UK is his favorite place to travel to as the country is like his home.
Nosa Rex and his late Father, Friday Okunzuwa
Nosa Rex was born on May 4, 1990, in Benin City, Edo State to Mr and Mrs Okunzuwa.
His parents are late. His mother died years ago and his father who was like his very close friend died in February 2022.
Nosa was raised in Benin City where he attended his primary and secondary School after which he proceeded to Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo State where he studied Mechanical Engineering and graduated in 2009.
He has also had the zeal to act and engage in filmmaking activities since he was young so he utilized the opportunity when acting gigs came his way after his Youth Service Program in 2010.
Nosa Rex starred in his first movie, “Gazza Treasure” and since then, he has been consistent and has remained a force to be reckoned with as he thrills fans with his impressive acting skills and sense of humor.
His father’s death came as a rude shock to him and since he was the first child, he had to take life more seriously as many responsibilities come his way.
He’s a family-oriented man and has many people he’s taking care of apart from his wife and 3 kids.
According to him, marriage has made a positive impact in his life despite being a celebrity as he doesn’t see himself as a celebrity in marriage.
Nosa Rex First Wife (Who’s Nosa Rex Married To?)
Nosa met his wife, Deborah Raphael Nwokocha, a Chef, influencer and food blogger from Abia State, in 2013 through a friend in Asaba, Delta State. They courted for 2 years and got married on August 22, 2015. He’s officially married to her and Debby is his only wife.
Nosa said during an interview that when he was a bachelor, he didn’t keep women for so long in his home, adding that when it gets to 2 or 3 days, he starts to feel uncomfortable with them. But with Deborah, the feeling was different.
Despite not having the intention to marry from the Igbo tribe, he saw her sincerity and zeal for wanting him to grow. Despite not having any then, she believed in him and his ability.
Nosa said they developed a strong bond and always feels the need to be around her as he doesn’t get tired of her.
He added that the support Deborah showed him was enormous and she even helped him open an Instagram page and picked his outfits for events. He further said she doesn’t pressure him.
Debby filled the empty vacuum of his late mother in his life and this was the moment he(Nosa) knew she was what he wanted in life.
When asked about marital advice he could dish out to unmarried people, he said he doesn’t normally like giving particular advice to people because marriage doesn’t have a manual.
He explained that people should be very patient because it’s two people from different backgrounds coming together to find peace and live together.
He also noted that people should get married for the right reasons and that in the end, time often unravels the true characters of people.
Nosa and his beautiful wife are among the favorite couples in the entertainment industry. He(Nosa) is a family-oriented person and does every legit to care for his family’s needs.
Nosa and wife in Mauritius Island
The couple is blessed with 3 children(2 boys, and a girl). Apart from their residence of birth, they spend quality time in London, the UK, their second home as it’s their favorite place to be.
In January 2024, the family launched a family YouTube channel, Nosarexfam TV where they share their family lifestyle and funny content. Weeks after the family show was released, it gained acceptance and popularity.
Nosa opined that many rush into marriages for the wrong reasons and that’s why most marriages crash.
The couple has vacationed in beautiful places like Mauritius and Maldives and have constantly shown their lovers that marriage is a beautiful thing.
State Of Origin/Tribe(Where Is Nosa Rex From?)
He’s a native of Edo State.
Children(How Many Children Does Nosa Rex Have?)
Nosa welcomed his first child(girl), Audrey Okunzuwa on April 19, 2016.
Nosa Rex first child(Daughter) Audrey Okunzuwa in the UK
Then gave birth to his second child (son), Andre Okunzuwa on November 21, 2017.
Nosa Rex second child, Andre Okunzuwa in the UK
A month after his father’s demise in February 2022, he welcomed a baby baby, Aizeyosabo Okunzuwa which was on March 30, 2022.
Nosa Rex third child, Aize Okunzuwa
Family/Sister/Brother/Father & Mother
The Okunzuwa Family
Nosa Rex is an orphan. He lost his mother, Mrs Okunzuwa years ago and lost his father, Friday Okunzuwa Uzamere in February 2022.
He’s the eldest of 3 siblings, Mark Okunzuwa, Godspower Okunzuwa, and Juliet Itohan Efe Omo Okunzuwa.
Who Are Nosa Rex Brothers
Mark Okunzuwa with his late father
His younger brother, Mark Etinosa Okunzuwa(2nd son of the family) aka Ideal Mark is his video editor and the CEO of Etinosa Digital Film Studios.
He made a public proposal to his longtime lover, Clara in Church, on January 22, 2023, afterward, a glamorous white wedding.
Mark Okunzuwa and his wife, Clara Okunzuwa
His younger brother, Godspower Osayomwambor Okunzuwa(3rd son) is a tech-savvy and a lead software Quality Assurance Engineer. He works in a Technology company in Lagos and also lives in Lagos.
Godspower Osayomwambor Okunzuwa and his elder brother, Mark Okunzuwa
Who’s Nosa Rex Sister
His younger sister, Juliet Itohan Efe Omo Okunzuwa is a caterer and a small-chop expert who resides in Lekki, Lagos.
Nosa Rex younger Sister, Juliet Itohan Okunzuwa. She calls him her Daddy
Nosa Rex Age
He was born May 4, 1990 in Benin City, Edo State.
Net-worth(Houses And Cars)
Nosa Rex is worth $1 million. He acquired a mansion in Lekki, Lagos which was worth over N300,000 million, and rides luxurious cars.
He has also signed multi-million Naira deals with top brands plus with thousands of dollars he makes monthly from his YouTube channel of over 522,000 subscribers.
Nosa is one of the richest comic actors in Nollywood.
Nosa doesn’t share his contact with the public but he’s an active Instagram user as he shares his daily lifestyle there. Follow him on IG @babarex0 to catch up on his daily activities and family lifestyle.
Are Nosa Rex and Etinosa Related?
Nosa and Etinosa in London for Edo Festival and Awards
Nosa Rex is good friends with Etinosa Idemudia and a good business partner as they have done several productive jobs together.
In November 2023, they both hosted the Edo Festival and Awards in London, UK.
They are from the same State but are not related by blood.
Is Sandra Okunzuwa Nosa Rex Okunzuwa’s Sister?
Sandra and Nosa share the same surname(Okunzuwa) and are from the same state(Edo State) but are not related by blood.