There are not very many young women in Africa who can boast of being successful in modeling, acting, red-carpet hosting, and television presenting as much as Nancy Isime. The bubby, multi-talented actress is remarkably well known in the Nigerian entertainment industry. Besides her fast-rising career life, who is Nancy Isime?
How old is Nancy Isime? The renowned actress is currently 28 years old, having been born on December 17th, 1991, in Lagos. The celebrity hails from Edo state; she had her primary and junior secondary education in Lagos state. Isime grew up in Lagos and Benin City under her father's care.
She is an alumnus of the University of Lagos, from where she bagged a diploma in Social Work, and the University of Port Harcourt, where she did a six-month course. The actress lost her mother at age five and was left with her disciplinarian father, whose disciplinary actions helped shape her into the woman she is today.
- Full name: Nancy Isime
- Date of birth: December 17th, 1991
- Place of birth: Edo state
- Nancy Isime age: 28 years old
- Nationality: Nigerian
- Education: University of Lagos
- Occupation: Actress, Model
Isime won the Miss Valentine International beauty pageant in the year 2009. This was followed closely by her first runners-up position at the Miss Telecoms Nigeria pageant.
From here, she hit it in the modeling world and worked for popular brands like Konga Online, House of Marie, Shakara Couture, Ade Bakere, Zizi Cardow, Adebayo Jones, and others. In the year 2011, she began her career as an actress in the TV series Echoes.
She also appeared in various films in the year 2014. Besides being an actress, Nancy is also a talented television presenter. She hosted the famous gossip show The Squeeze - her first presenting job, a technology show called What's Hot, and a backstage segment of MTN Project Fame Season 7.
In 2016, she replaced Toke Makinwa as the presenter of a popular show on Hip TV. She also co-hosted the 2019 edition of The Headies awards with Reminisce.
Awards and nominations
Here are some of the awards which the actress has won or been nominated for.
- Best Supporting Actress (English) at the City People Movie Awards – 2019
- Honouree at La' mode Awards – 2019
- In 2016, she was voted City People Entertainment Award VJ of the Year.
- In 2017, she also won the 2017 Future Awards Africa (TFAA) prize for Best On-Air Personality (Visual).
- Model of the Year at the Nigerian Model and Achievers Award – 2016
- Most Stylish Emerging Actress of the year at the SEWAF Style Awards – 2017
- Nigerian Broadcasters Merit Award nominee for Female On-Air Personality (OAP) – 2016
- Nominated for the Best Actress in a Leading Role (English) at the Best of Nollywood (BON) Awards – 2019
Is Nancy Isime married?
One of the most common questions among the actress's fan concerns Nancy Isime relationship. The beautiful actress is not yet married, but it's rumored that she is dating someone. In one of the interviews, the young actress revealed the kind of man she prefers to date or rather be in a relationship.
She mentioned that she likes dating an ambitious man with goals, and a man who is dynamic and hardworking. She emphasized that she cannot date broke men at all. While Nancy Isime husband remains a mystery, the actress seems quite happy in her relationship.
Nancy Isime net worth
Nancy Isime is said to be one of the wealthiest entertainers in Nigeria. Besides acting, she is also a successful model and a TV presenter. Her popularity has made her famous on her social media handles, where she has massive followers. She makes a lot of money from posting sponsored adverts on her Instagram page. She also had an endorsement with 234 Bet and Makari Nigeria.
Her estimated net worth in 2020 is $1 Million - $5 Million (Approximately) .
The beauty queen narrated that her entire career journey and growing up has been quite a challenge. She has been through disappointment and harassment at some point in her life.
However, despite all these, the young Nigerian encouraged the upcoming youths to keep going because she believed in something incredible. She also insisted that for you to go far, you have to push yourself beyond your physical and mental limits. If you can think it, you can do better. Impossible is nothing.
Nancy Isime height
Standing at 5 feet 11 inches, the multi-talented Nigerian actress is relatively tall.
Nancy Isime is one of the best Nigerian actresses. We cannot wait to see what she has in store for her fans.
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