Top actors and actresses who acted together in movies and got married in real life

Top actors and actresses who acted together in movies and got married in real life

Love is indeed a beautiful thing and everyone has the place and time that they meet their life partners.

For some, they met their partner while working in the same industry or on the same project.

There are some top actors and actresses who met and got married after they both starred in the same movie.

Here, brings to you five couples who met on set.

1. Zack Orji and Ngozi Orji

Zack Orji and his wife Ngozi Orji have been married for over 20 years now.

Zack married Ngozi way back before they started acting but in the 90s, Zack and Ngozi starred in the same movie titled 'Deadly Passion'.

In the movie, Ngozi Orji played the role of a girlfriend for Zack Orji who played the role of a married man.

The couple played their respective roles appropriately even though they did not play the role as husband and wife.

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Top actors and actress who acted together in movies and got married in real life
Zack Orji and Ngozi Orji. Source: Kemi Filani

2. Olu Jacobs and Joke Silva

Olu Jacobs and Joke Silva met for the first time in 1981 at the National Theatre in Lagos.

They were both there to undergo an audition for a play written by Wole Soyinka titled Jero’s Metamorphosis.

The couple after meeting in 1981 got married in 1985 and have been blessed with two children.

In 1999, the couple starred in a movie titled "Curse From Beyond" where the played the role of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond.

In the movie, Olu Jacobs and his wife were a couple trying to solve a spiritual problem of their daughter.

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3. Banky W and Adesua

Nigerian singer and politician Banky W and Adesua started a relationship in 2016 after sharing natural chemistry as Dunni and Dozie, respectively, in the romantic comedy.

The couple starred in a sequel titled "The Wedding Party 2" where both played their roles actively.

Banky and Adesua took their relationship further as they got married in 2017.

4. Iyke and Florence Okechukwu

Iyke Okechukwu and Florence met on the set of the TV series ‘Tinsel’. They played the couple ‘Chucks’ and ‘Ene’ on the show.

They got married in April 2013. They have since continued as husband and wife even on set and in real life.

5. Chris Attoh and Damilola Adegbite

Ghanaian actor Chris Attoh and Nigerian screen diva Damilola Adegbite met on set of the popular pan african TV series 'Tinsel'.

Their characters Kwame and Thelma, respectively, with a palpable chemistry, remain one of our favorite on-screen couples ever.

They got married on February 14, 2015, and they have one child, Brian.

Sadly, the lovely couple separated after Chris announced the end of their marriage on September 25, 2017.

Top actors and actress who acted together in movies and got married in real life
Chris Attoh and Damilola Adegbite. Source: Ghafla

In other news, reported that a PDP chieftain, married two wives on the same day only five minutes apart in Plateau state.

Kabiru Muhammad Garkuwa reportedly tied the knot with Maryam Umar Muhammad and Jamila Musa Ibrahim on April 6, 2019, in Plateau state.

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