Monday, 9 March 2009
Oge Okoye is one of the rising figures in the Nigerian movie industry.
Current industry ratings place her as one of the most sought after actresses in the Nigerian home movie sector. Oge was born in London to the Late Mazi Okoye and Lolo Okoye, and is a native of Nnewi in Anambra State,
Oge, who was born under the star sign Scorpio, had her early education partly in London, at the University Primary School Enugu and at the Holy Rosary College, Enugu. After her primary and post primary education, Oge gained admission into the Nnamdi Azikiwe University Akwa, Anambra State where she graduated four years later with a degree in Theatre Arts.
Oge's first shot at the home video turf was in the commercially successful comedy 'One Dollar' starring Patience Ozokwo and Victor Osuagwu. Today Oge has featured in over 60 movies with a dozen others at various stages of postproduction.