Nuella Njubigbo aka Anyanwu Ututu is an exceptionally talented actress, writer, filmmaker, and successful entrepreneur. She’s the CEO of Nuella Natural Skincare and Nuella Luxury Store. She was one of the star actresses that graced our TV screens in the early 2000s, majorly playing romantic roles.
Nuella joined the movie Industry in 1999 and starred in her first movie, “Burning Kingdom” and then acted in the movie, “Lords Of Marriage”. In 2012, she won Fast-rising Actress at the Nollywood Movies Awards.
According to her, she can’t remember a particular movie that shot her to the limelight as she was the rave of the moment in the early 2000s, featuring in movies back-to-back. She said there was no month that she wouldn’t act as she was occupied with several acting gigs(Jobs).
Nuella is one of the few actresses who gave top-notch performances on movie sets. She delivers her roles exceptionally. She’s a simple and classy actress and a woman with an amazing personality and an epitome of beauty. These qualities endeared her to her fans.
After her marriage with Tchidi Chikere in 2014 she became more focused on her family than acting. In 2020, she became fully active starring in scores of movies.
Nuella has a YouTube channel with over 8,000 subscribers and produced several intriguing movies like My Ex featuring Oma Nnadi and Baba Rex, Truth Or Dare, Greedy Hearts, Finding Husband, Marriage Of No Conscience and Blame It On The Billionaire.
She got married to popular filmmaker and director, Tchidi Chikere on March 29, 2014, in her hometown in Anambra State. Their marriage was a subject of controversy as Tchidi was first married to popular actress, Sophia Williams who has 3 kids for him.
After her marriage, she wasn’t active on movie sets. In 2017, during an interview with Punch News, she noted that her marriage is of more importance than her acting career. She also said marriage has made her a better person and that she not only thinks of herself when doing things she also does things that will favor/benefit everyone. The beautiful actress stated that marriage has made her hard-working and that was why she had to open her clothing line.
During the time she was married, she was focused on raising her kids and husband and wasn’t active in filmmaking. Nuella’s marriage hit the rock on May 22, 2022, with she and Tchidi unfollowing each other on Instagram. Their marriage crashed due to irreconcilable differences and alleged domestic violence on the part of Nuella Njubigbo. She has a daughter, Tessa Chikere for Tchidi Chikere.
Left, Nuella Njubigbo and her ex-husband, Tchidi Chikere, Right, Tchidi Chikere’s 1st ex-wife, Sophia Williams and her husband, Yung Mula, B-red’s manager, they wedded secretly in 2016 and are blessed with a daughter
After she left her marriage, she forged ahead and started making big moves. She signed a brand endorsement deal with a real estate company, Ehi Kings, and also launched her Clothing Store in September 2022 in Lekki, Lagos. She often goes to London, the UK to shop for products for her store.
Nuella Njubigbo is a hard worker and one of the most successful veteran actresses in Nollywood. She’s the CEO of Nuella Naturals, a skincare Store located at No Admiralty Way Lekki, Lagos, and Peter Odili Road, Port Harcourt.
During leisure, the 39-year-old actress goes on vacation and has visited countries like France, Italy, and many European countries. She’s said to be married to Uche Ogbodo’s ex-husband Jean Carlos as their court wedding photo surfaced on the internet in late 2022. She welcomed her son, Munachimso Giovanni on Saturday, November 25, 2023.
The skincare expert lives in a beautiful apartment in Lekki, Lagos, and has exotic cars including a Mercedes Benz GLK 350.
Nuella Njubigbo who’s popularly known as Anyanwu Ututu was born on March 18, 1984, in Aguda, Surulere, Lagos but a native of Anambra State. She’s the first child and has two siblings.
Nuella was raised in Aguda, Surulere by Mr and Mrs Njubigbo. Her mother was a Teacher and a disciplinarian. Despite the strictness of her mother, she relishes her childhood experience.
Left, Nuella’s younger brother, Soprano Njubigbo, his wife and daughter, Right, Nuella Njubigbo’s mother
Njubigbo attended Kemester Nursery and Primary School in Surulere and later proceeded to Eric Moore College where she spent one year before moving to Federal Girls Government College in Owerri, Imo State.
Also, Njubigbo attended Port Harcourt University where she obtained a diploma certificate in Creative Arts and Design, and later proceeded to Imo State University where she bagged a bachelor’s degree in Government and Public Administration.
Her journey to Nollywood started when she told a family friend that she wanted to become an actress. The family friend gave her some contacts to call for auditions. Then, she was still in the University and showed up for some auditions but wasn’t selected. That didn’t stop her from pursuing her acting career.
Nuella with Nonso Diobi on set
Nuella later went to tell them that she could start as a writer and she was given the privilege to write her first script. Her first script wasn’t made into a movie then she was told to write another script. It was accepted and the producer insisted that she star in the movie. That was how her journey to stardom began. So far it has been challenging and rewarding for her as she has made tremendous success.
Is Nuella Njubigbo Still Married?
Yes, she’s allegedly married to Carlos Jean, Uche Ogbodo’s ex-husband. A video of them trended in late 2022 with many criticizing her for marrying her colleague’s ex-husband.
Which State Is Nuella Njubigbo From? (Nuella Njubigbo Tribe)
She’s from Anambra State.
How Old Is Nuella Njubigbo(Age)
As of March 18, 2023, Nuella is 39 and will be 40 on March 18, 2024.
Does Nuella Njubigbo Have A Child? (Nuella Njubigbo Children)
Yes, she welcomed her first child, Tessy Chikere for Tchidi Chikere on December 2, 2014 and welcomed her second child, Munachimso Giovanni on November 25, 2023. The identity of her son’s father is unknown as she keeps her relationship life away from social media following separation from her ex-husband, Tchidi Chikere in 2022.
Net-worth, Mansion, Cars
Nuella is worth $100,000. She runs two businesses, Nuella Naturals Skincare, and Nuella Luxury, and lives in a luxurious apartment in Lekki, Lagos. She also rides exotic cars including a Mercedes Benz GLK 350.