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Nonso Diobi
Born Nonso Diobi
June 17, 1976 (age 41)
Enugu State, Nigeria
Nationality Nigerian
Alma mater University of Nigeria
Years active 2001–present
Net worth $1 million (as of 2015)[1]

Nonso Diobi (born July 17, 1976) is a Nigerian actor and film director.[2][3] While studying Theatre Art at the University of Nigeria, he made his debut on-screen appearance in a 2001 film titled Border Line.[4] Diobi is a native of Nawfia, a town in NjikokaEnugu StateNigeria; and has starred in over 150 films.[5][6


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Year Film Role
2015 Overseas as Kenneth
The Last 3 Digits as Alex
2010 Makers of Justice as Desmond
Palace Slave
Too Much as Richard
2009 Beyond Desire
My Last Ambition as Dan
Sexy Girls
2008 Chasing the Dream
Last True Sacrifice
Life Incidence
Naked Wrestler
Offensive Relationship as Harry
Temple of Justice
The Gods are Wise
The Lethal Woman
Tiger King
Tomorrow Must Wait
True Sacrifice
2007 Bafana Bafana as Uche
Desperate Ladies
Double Game
Emotional Risk
End of Evil Doers
Final Hour
Final Risk
House of Doom
Love and Likeness
My Beloved Son
Naked Kingdom
Next Door Neighbour as Tony
Power of Justice
Rush Hour
Sunny My Son
The Cadet
Unhappy Moment
Wealth Aside
Will of God
World of Commotion
2006 Ass on Fire
Before Ordination
Be My Val
Clash of Interest
Divided Secret
Holy Cross
In The Closet as Quincy
Last Dance
My Girlfriend
On My Wedding Day as Oscar
Pastor’s Blood as Nonso
Pay Day
Peace Talk
Royal Insult
The Lost Son
The Wolves
Under Control
War Game
2005 The Prince & the Princess
Across The Bridge
Back Drop
Black Bra
Blood Battle
Celebration of Death
Desperate Love
Diamond Forever
Good News
Marry Me
Ola… the Morning Sun
Suicide Lovers
Tears for Nancy
World of a Prince
2004 Police Woman
2003 The Richest Man
2001 Hatred
Love Boat
Never Comeback
Border Line

Awards and nominations

Year Award ceremony Prize Result Ref
2015 3rd Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards Best Actor in a Comedy Nominated [7]
2014 2014 Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards Best Actor Nominated [8]


  1. Jump up^ Chinwe Esther (19 September 2015). “Top 20 Richest Nollywood Actors And Their Net Worth”Constative. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
  2. Jump up^ “Nigeria: Nonso Diobi Throws Jab At Africa Magic”Daily Independent Newspaper. 5 December 2014. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
  3. Jump up^ “Nollywood actors don’t care about each other – Nonso Diobi”DailyPost News. 20 April 2016. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
  4. Jump up^ Ikeh, Chrysanthus (13 December 2014). “‘My mom wonders why I’m still single at 38’ – Nonso Diobi”Nigerian Entertainment Today. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
  5. Jump up^ Orenuga, Adenike (14 November 2014). “”I don’t want to make mistakes in marriage” – Nonso Diobi”DailyPost News. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
  6. Jump up^ Filani, Kemi (14 November 2014). “Ladies of today are nothing to write home about – Nonso Diobi speaks on his crush for Ini Edo and marital status”YNaija. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
  7. Jump up^ “Nominees Announced for 2015 AMVCAs”Africa Magic. 12 December 2014. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
  8. Jump up^ “2014 NOMINEES”Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
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