Stella Damasus Biography, Age, Early Life, Family, Education, Career, Net Worth And More

Stella Damasus Biography
Stella Damasus is a Nigerian born actress, singer, producer, writer,  model and TV presenter based in the United States.
She became popular after starring in 1999 movie, 'Face of a Liar' with star actors like Zulu Adigwe and Rita Dominic and the movie really made waves. She has since then, been featured in over 100 Nollywood movies, including the popular 2018 movie, 'Affairs of the Heart' with Beverly Naya, Stephanie Stephen, Divine Shaw, Joel Rogers, Glenn Turner,  Cyceru Ash and Monica Swaida.
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Stella Damasus Profile

Before we continue, here's a quick run down on Stella Damasus's profile and a few things you'd love to know about her:
Full names: Stella Damasus
Date of birth: 24th April, 1978
Age: 41 years
Nationality: Nigerian
Spouse(s):  Daniel Ademinokan
Children: Angelica Aboderin, Isabel Aboderin
Education: University of Lagos (UNILAG)
Occupation: Actress, writer, model, dancer
Net worth: $800,000 (estimated)

Stella Damasus Biography, Date Of Birth, Early Life, Family And Education

Stella Damasus was born on the 24th of April, 1978 in Benin City, Edo State in Nigeria. Her father, Chief SKC Damasus was a banker and Stella grew up with her parents and four sisters.
She began and finished her primary in Benin, but had to complete her secondary education in Delta State after her family relocated to Asaba when she was still 13 years old. She is also a graduate of the University of Lagos (UniLag) where she obtained a Bachelor's Degree in Theatre Arts.

Entertainment Career

Stella's first step to stardom was in the early 1990s when she became associated with Kingsley Ogoro's owned Klink Studios. While in the studio, she developed her singing skills and started getting gigs to do jingles for top Nigerian radio and TV jingles.

She however begun acting in 1992 when she debuted in the movie, 'Abused'. The movie that however brought her to limelight was her second movie, 'Breaking Point'. The movie was produced by Emem Isong and directed by Francis Agu.

Since then, she has not looked back in providing constant entertainment for the whole of Nigeria and Africa as a whole, in fact, Stella Damasus has now been featured in more than 70 Nollywood movies.

Personal Life

In 1999, Damasus got married to her first husband, Jaiye Aboderin and the couple had two daughters before Jaiye's sudden death in 2005. In 2007, she remarried to Emeka Nzeribe but they divorced after seven months of living together.
In In 2011, she became associated with popular Nollywood producer and director Daniel Ademinokan and they got married in 2014.
Stella Damasus currently resides in the United States but visits Nigeria once in a while for holidays or jobs.

Stella Damasus Movies

Stella Damasus has been featured in a good number of Nollywood movies. Some of them include:
• Real Love
• Rumours
• Passions
• Submission
• Face of a Liar
• When God says Yes
• Emotional Pain
• After the Fight
• Never say goodbye
• The Intruder 1&2
• Dangerous Desire
• Market seller 1&2
• Queen 1&2
• Bad Boys
• Missing Angel 1,2&3
• Engagement Night 1&2
• Cinderella
• Above Love
• Kings Pride
• Red Hot
• Burning Desire 1&2
• Wheel of Change
• Dangerous Twins 1, 2 & 3
• Desperate and Dangerous
• The Seed 1&2
• Games Women Play 1&2
• Real Love 2&3
• The Bridesmaid
• Behind Closed Doors 1&2
• Halimat
• Widow
• Standing Alone
• Four sisters
• Affairs of the Heart

Awards and Nominations

Stella Damasus's talents has earned her a good number of awards, some of them include:
• Best Actress at the 2007 Nigeria Entertainment Awards
• Best Actress in a Leading Role in the 2006 Africa Movie Academy Awards (Behind Closed Doors)
• Best Actress in a Leading Role in the 2008 Africa Movie Academy Awards (The Widow)
• Best Actress in a Leading Role in the 2009 Africa Movie Academy Awards (State of the Heart)
• Best Actress in a Supporting Role in the 2012 Nollywood Movies Awards (Bent Arrows)
• Best Actress in the 2012 Golden Icons Academy Awards (Two Brides and a Baby)


Stella Damasus founded the Stella Damasus Arts Foundation as a way of giving back to the society. It is a non-profit organisation established to alleviate the sufferings of the less privileged by providing economic, intellectual, and emotional support to the society, through arts.
The organisation launched its free arts training program on the 16th of May 2011.

Stella Damasus Net Worth

Stella Damasus is one of the most influential Nollywood actresses, with a good number of awards to attest to that. Apart from acting, she's also a philanthropist and co-founder of Index Two Studios, i2Radio and Mon Afrik TV.
According to Tuko.co.ke, Stella Damasus has an estimated net worth of $800,000.

Social Media Handles

You can connect with Stella Damasus on:
Instagram @StellaDamasus
Twitter @StellaDamasus
Official website: StellaDamasus.com

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