Current List of Top 20 Richest Nollywood Actors 2019 And Their Net Worth [Updated]


Top 20 Richest Nollywood Actors – Current List of Top 20 Richest Nollywood Actors

Nollywood is a household name in Nigeria because almost everyone enjoys their amazing movies. The story-lines are always educating with lots of proverbs and parables that promotes African culture and the wisdom of our ancestors.

Most of the Nollywood movies especially those of the old times is capable of making a child even an adult cry or shade real tears because it connects with the viewers emotions while presenting to them serious real lifetime situation.

Is it in the area of comedy that you will not give a 5 star rating for Nollywood especially some actors? In fact if I start writing about Nollywood comedy and the unique character of some of the actors, this whole page will never contain it. But in the meantime let us look into Top 20 Richest Nollywood Actors And Their Net Worth.

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Most times you will be wondering or arguing about “who is richer than who” among all the Nollywood actors both old and new, but from today, all your guess and arguments will stop because you will not only Know the List of Top 20 Richest Nollywood Actors, you will also know how much they all Worth.

It’s funny that most of your regular actors may not be in the list because we are only but singling out 20 out of the numerous Nollywood Actors. Honestly it’s fun to learn more about Nigerian actors since most of them have turn to our favourites and we so like them also personally outside the TV screen.

One thing you must know is that Nollywood is one of the most lucrative industry in Nigeria and as such most of the Nollywood actors you see or like are famous well paid. The popularity and the good work of most actors have earn them international recognition which in turn opens business or earning deal for them. Now lets move over to the Current List of Top 20 Richest Nollywood Actors 2019 And Their Net Worth.

Top 20 richest Nollywood Actors and Their Net Worth

Our list of the top 20 richest Nollywood actors 2019 is based on their net worth. The richest actor in Nigeria is number one followed by the names of Nigerian actors whose net worth is a bit lower. And I know you will be surprise to See Jim Iyke as the Richest Nollywood Actor right now.


1. Jim Iyke – Net Worth $30 million

Jim Iyke is the richest actor in Nigeria now. This famous actor acted in over 150 movies. He is wealthy and loved by his fans who know that his real name is James Ikechukwu Esomugha. The star of ‘American Driver’ (2017) is very successful.

According to, Jim’s net worth is approximately 30 million U.S. dollars, but based on the information provided by, the actor’s wealth is much lower and is about 8 million U.S. dollars.