Veteran Nigerian Actress, Patience Ozokwo has recounted how she found herself acting in Nollywood movies.
According to her, she was practically dragged into the Nollywood movie industry by friends who were his classmates in school.
Patience Ozokwo stated that her prowess in making her classmates laugh made them think she could thrive in Nollywood so they had to drag her Into the acting business.
Her classmates that introduced her to Nollywood according to her, were Chief Zebrudaya and Pete Eneh, a veteran actor himself who has sadly passed away.
“Early years in Nollywood.
Eyes firmly on the goal.
I was introduced to Nollywood by chief zebrudaya (Chika Okpala) and Pete Eneh (May God continue to rest his soul).
They were my classmates in Esute Mature University program.
They couldn’t believe how much I made them laugh every day in Class.
They practically dragged me into Nollywood(story for another day).
Before then, I was doing radio drama and stage play,” Patience Ozokwo wrote on her Instagram page.
Patience Ozokwo has since appeared in several Nollywood movies and Is best known for her roles as a “tormentor” in movies.
People have often thought that she is the same as she portrays in movies in real life, and that makes people fear coming closer to her for fear of being tormented by her.
Below is the post by Patience Ozokwo recounting how she got into Nollywood.