The entertainment industry in Nigeria is one sector of the Nigerian economy that has provided not only jobs for many youths but also made stars and celebrities out of them. For most of those in the industry today, they would not have envisaged the kind of fame they now find themselves in some years back.
One thing that is always said to be constant in life is change and below is some of Nigerian celebrities when they started and how they look now. Please enjoy and catch your fun.
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Genny, as Genevieve Nnaji is fondly called, started her acting career in a TV soap tilted Ripples, as a child actress at the age of eight. She got her first role in the movie, Most Wanted, in 1998 at the age of 19, and has moved on since then to be the face of African film. Once referred to as the African Julia Roberts by CNN. She has moved from the once skinny and fragile girl, to a good shaped, strong and bold woman.
Ramsey is one actor that many see as the first to act the role of a lover boy well in films, until the likes of Mike Ezuruonye, Nonso Diobi, Van Vicker and now, Majid chased him out of such roles. With his half caste look, he was a perfect character for producers in the game then. Ramsey started in a TV soap opera, Fortunes. He has grown from his funny and skinny boy look then to a more matured and well bodily built man.
For Padonou Segun Arinze Aina, coming into the industry was first through music in 1992 with album then titled ‘Nwanyi Yanga.’ Segun has risen from just the normal bad boy actor in films to the President of Actors Guild of Nigeria.
His scary and bulking trademark eyes have now been covered with smooth skin. Thanks to the power of cash and fame. The once ugly boy to many women has now become the most handsome man in the world. Segun would laugh at himself whenever he sees how handsome he was then compared to now.
Referred to as being one of the best to have come out of Africa, Tubaba, as he is called, is still taking his position as an icon to young artiste. From his Plantashun Boiz days, he has become a true African star. You can only laugh at how things have changed about this Olori oko bam bam.
Looking back to when Eucharia and Zack Orji acted together in Glamour Girls, one will definitely agree that Eucharia has had a good and fast body change. From her skinny body then, to a now robust body-shape, she has every reason to say thanks to Nollywood for the changes.
Unarguably one of the most talented artistes Nigeria can boast of. Naija Ninja, as he is fondly called, has grown from the once skinny boy to a nicely built father and husband. I guess he would be happy with the change that has happened to him.
For Wande Coal, his body change has become too pronounced; you wonder how the once small bodied Wande has become a robust bodied WC. Thanks to the Mohits family that brought fame and fortune to this Bumper to Bumper crooner.
This Allen Avenue crooner is undoubtedly the longest serving Nigerian female rapper in the game. She has seen the storm and stood still in the business. Though not much body change, but it is better now compared to when she came into the industry.
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xxxx | 11/6/2011 1:18:32 PM
vera good to see this Reply this thread
Lalaland | 11/7/2011 2:28:22 AM |
They all look sufferhead! Sufferhead just dey ooze out of them!!! Segun was born UGLEY!!! I bet when he was born his mama and papa no gree say na them pickin!!!
The Lion King | 11/7/2011 2:33:34 AM |
I like u & Lolo & want to be buddies.
adaure | 11/7/2011 3:04:16 AM |
.......HUNGRY BEFORE.......WELL FED AFTER there is great improvement thank God for good food and money
lolo | 11/8/2011 1:06:08 AM |
thank God for nollywood n for u for buying their plays
adaure | 11/8/2011 4:18:10 AM |
my dear i dont buy i watch free of charge i cant spend my money on ruubish
faulkner gabriel | 11/8/2011 6:57:44 AM |
nollwood jus keep it up ok
SAMMY P00H | 11/15/2011 11:01:19 AM |
NIGERIAN MUSIC IS THE BEST MUSIC TO LISTEN TO. I LUV IT...... :)
Great | 8/6/2012 7:42:57 PM |
We av sum tight movies
love | 11/7/2011 6:04:10 AM |
segun na him fine pass hahahaha
Vera | 11/9/2011 4:12:17 PM |
This write-up contains the very false and sick mentality which states that more flesh on a person means a better life and is an evidence of "success and wealth".
This is a WRONG mentality!
Weigh gain is a sign of ignorance and carelessness as to personal grooming and general well being.
Fat faces , fat cheeks and necks and fat bellies and bums are evidences of defective diets and poor lifestyles; leading to an unhealthy body mass index ( B.M.I.)which can cause numerous health problems in the near future.
Damsel | 11/18/2011 7:59:02 AM |
Sayin dat vera! Makes me imagine u as a slim person! Wel my dear, it it is not weather u eat or not! It is just GARCE!
tina for real | 11/6/2011 1:59:22 PM
i love jenny she dose not change she is beautiful. Reply this thread
Ugo | 11/7/2011 8:11:58 AM |
Genny and 2face are the best. The look almost the same.
abim | 11/6/2011 2:09:21 PM
Jenny is the most consistent. She is ever good looking and real followed by Tuface. Wao!!! Reply this thread
lolo | 11/8/2011 1:11:54 AM |
why did they not put her pix after she has had her pikin, n joined the industry u wld hav seen a massive mgbeke n sufferhead face in her lik segun n ramsey n d rest
Lalaa | 11/8/2011 1:37:49 AM |
That is a very good point o! Why didn't they put picha after she downloaded? I bet sufferhead go just dey ooozeee offf her!!!
mystic | 11/6/2011 2:28:49 PM
dat to show yah dat noting inna adis world dem ma stable cos no ones know tomorrow..........................................cos 're time to make friends & 're time to depart from da friend Reply this thread
Lynlyn | 11/6/2011 2:38:58 PM
see. Euky, she has changed so much. Slim is beautiful but her figure now is better compared to those days. Reply this thread
Miz | 11/6/2011 2:44:19 PM
loooool Weird MC hasn't changed one bit looool Reply this thread
tina for real | 11/6/2011 2:51:02 PM
where is lala and lolo them never see jenny pic make them comment Reply this thread
Oi | 11/6/2011 11:42:12 PM |
which one be your own, what is special about insecure jenny's pic? see how eei dey sit there lyke some mumu, tell her to get married!!!
lolo | 11/7/2011 12:17:10 AM |
HAHAHAHAHA laughing in capital letters n also in Swahili is all i can do
Lalaa | 11/7/2011 2:32:04 AM |
This time sef I no fit laugh because their uglieness just dey annoy me!
crystina | 12/20/2012 7:46:58 AM |
i will be very grateful if i can be able to get in contact with Ur young stars destiny kids i think i like them
nfc | 11/6/2011 3:19:23 PM
NFC pls take note and correct urself once and fo all, Genevieve Nnaji has become the face of Nigeria movies and not Africa , do u thing Africa as a continent is small as Nigeria? why do u like to hype genevieve like that? nonsense , to hell with u with ur dirty and useless hype. Reply this thread
anna | 11/6/2011 5:12:32 PM |
i wonda o my broda
genny | 11/6/2011 3:21:41 PM
genny has changed, cant u see she was fatter and more beautiful than she is now? she was then natural in everything, now luk@ the wig and the excessive ake ups. Reply this thread
Ghost | 11/6/2011 3:46:26 PM
Clear road o... i feel you Weird Mc .... u2 much!!! Reply this thread
APPLE | 11/6/2011 3:49:56 PM
MR WOR-WOR IS ; SHEGUN ARINZE Reply this thread
anna | 11/6/2011 5:11:54 PM |
hahahhaha apple y re very funny lol
adaure | 11/7/2011 3:08:40 AM |
wor-wor na understatement
Omo one | 11/6/2011 6:14:37 PM
haha segun looks like tricky fox with those big eyeball. 2baba not bad at all. Genevieve still looking pretty as always. weird mc still weird
as ever don't know what gender she belong. Ramsey is aging well looking handsome as ever Reply this thread
Mercy | 11/9/2011 2:52:51 AM |
Which 2baba fine. no look d one wey im small ooh.(wey be say im mama still dey feed am then) Look the 2nd pic and see as im resemble JJ for the Goodtimes (American comedy in the 80s). No wonda, the moment money begin enter dier hand na food dem 1st go deal wit. Na im make wen ona dey hala dem e dey pain me cos una dey make dem feel too important.
nfc, if b/4 una s****d for news, dis na d best research news eva. abeg give us more update on b/4 and after and leave who dey pick teeth and nose cos dat no b gist. as u can see, as celeb too (in my own way as i dey act drama for house wit my daughter), i dey scratch head for public and nobody wey notice dey talk.
School Boy Ezike | 9/16/2012 2:22:54 AM |
2baba is stil the best of best. Right from his childhood he's handsome and good looking. Only him be celeb others na rity. He's a gud looking fellow. As for ma girl jenny, she's forever young, always beautiful, slim elegant fit body, triangular jaw. Her black beauty has earn her more connections. She's sexy and smart. 08065478603
WIFEY | 11/7/2011 1:05:18 AM
hmmmm money good oooooo see segun, ramsey, even U K,
but look at jenny she didnt change all, always sweet AJIBO NWA Reply this thread
coco | 11/7/2011 1:42:22 AM
Eucharia, was it malnutrition or what? Reply this thread
adaure | 11/7/2011 3:10:25 AM |
HAHAHAHAHAHA my dear that's the effects of hunger
Ada Ohafia I | 11/7/2011 5:10:28 AM |
hahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahaha......cheiiii!!!!!i don die!!!!i no fit laugh ooooooooo......!!!!!Segun Arinze....BLOOD OF JESUS!!!GOD FORBID BAD TIN,MAKE I NO EVER SEE YOU FOR DREAM!!!!
anna | 11/7/2011 4:40:32 AM |
hahahhahaah na real starvation at its higest level
School Boy Ezike | 9/16/2012 2:27:30 AM |
Coco abeg help me ask eucharia oo. She no posses any quality at all..
exo | 11/7/2011 5:38:07 AM
i luv dis girl jenny.talk of evry award in nollywood she is nt left out. Reply this thread
joseph | 11/7/2011 6:38:27 AM
so this called ramsey noah was that ugly then, money good oooo, nay segun own past, be like ...i no know the name. Reply this thread
nkem for life | 11/7/2011 6:50:48 AM
lalaland and lololand u guys too talk make una put una pics make we see una ugly faces Reply this thread
showbiz | 11/7/2011 8:23:11 AM
See tremedous change in their lives...wow! Reply this thread
Dv Archi | 11/7/2011 10:40:37 AM
Oboy that boyish pix was so interesting I Love you for real... Reply this thread
wifey | 11/7/2011 11:50:18 AM
see as them look like KWASHOKO, only jenny nd 2 face look healthy,
segun look like milliennium APE Reply this thread
nkem for life | 11/7/2011 11:55:22 AM
lalaland and lololand were una dey f*****h people basket mouth ;enemy of process where una dey jobless people if una get work Reply this thread
wahala | 11/7/2011 11:56:17 AM
Tina for fake wt hype abi weting una call una sef,u people should jump inside lagoon,jenny is better dan u,enemy of progress,poverty will be ur portion,since u dont want to be wt others. Reply this thread
nkem for life | 11/7/2011 11:58:39 AM
tina for fake u don marry evrytime jenny jenny how old re u pot dey call kettle black .marry put ur pic for net make we see u biz body aproko we no get work Reply this thread
wahala | 11/7/2011 12:00:19 PM
Tina 4 fake old s**t,wt hype,frustration will kill u people,go and get married, i***t. Reply this thread
nkem for life | 11/7/2011 12:05:46 PM
wahala tnks for attacking tina for fake,see the useless na name wey she dey bear;poverty will always be ur portion gbam gbam gbam gbam Amen and Amenjenny is better than even in ur next generation u no fit be like jenny bad belle waste product. Reply this thread
nkem for life | 11/7/2011 12:08:54 PM
lala and lolo where i dey wait i dey wait for una useless men Reply this thread
D | 11/7/2011 12:16:37 PM
Were some of these pictures altered????
Cos some of these guys are looking WAYYYY TOO THIN to be true in theri BEFORE pics! Seriously. Reply this thread
gwen | 11/7/2011 1:39:00 PM
its surprisin bt interestin u r all lukin cul.poverty is a man killer lets eradicate it Reply this thread
Visks | 11/9/2011 12:45:19 AM
hahahahaha! aha UK na wa o, abeg no vex o but u be like ghost Segun own hmmmmmmm i no fit shout o. Reply this thread
shira | 11/10/2011 8:49:39 AM
UK na wah Ooh, I no fit discribe wetin she look like. Reply this thread
Mr Nath | 11/13/2011 4:16:55 AM
2baba stil maintain his looks wit or witout d money,fine boy!african prince!follow by genny but d truth is dat she look more beautiful those days dan now.for bros segun he is next 2 gorila.he should 4eva remain grateful 2 nollywood.uk looks like HIV patient! Reply this thread
Damsel | 11/18/2011 8:04:03 AM
I beg! All of dem make brain! My dear gist me, how i fit join una? Reply this thread
jay gold | 11/23/2011 1:36:23 PM
Genny's nose was flat then, did she underwent nose surgery?
Abi my people what do think? Reply this thread
jay gold | 11/23/2011 10:58:49 PM
Genny's nose was flat then, did she underwent nose surgery?
Abi my people what do think? Reply this thread
Gwanto Hosea | 12/18/2011 12:49:49 AM
Genevive Nnaji is ma best nigerian actres 4life. Mis nolywood, screen godest, girl u are alluring. 07039283216. Reply this thread
Lind@isT | 1/4/2012 2:05:33 AM
The Award goes 2........
as d Name impLies""
HE Looks like a Hungry RAM....
NFC..there's a huge contrast btween being healthy & Fat..fat...fat!!!
2much of carbonhydrate=suffering......! Reply this thread
innocent uche lumanz | 1/5/2012 12:04:22 AM
infact i love nollywood 4 making deem great who knws what they would hav look like wtout nollywood. Reply this thread
polo boy | 1/11/2012 8:45:03 AM
that baby photo of tuface is not him o!..thats the Photo of Uti Nwachukwu big brother winner as a Baby!
get your facts right! Reply this thread
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