Today (May 23) is the birthday of veteran actress, Ngozi Ezeonu. She is from Anambra State, Nigeria. She was born May 23, 1965, in Owerri, to the family of Mr. and Mrs. D.O Ikpelue. She holds a diploma in Journalism, and she practised journalism briefly, before making her entry into the Nigerian film industry in 1993.
The first movie in which she appeared, was Nneka, The Pretty Serpent. Since then she has gone on to establish herself as one of the major actresses in the Nigerian film industry. She is popular for the intensity of her performances, as well as the emotion and warmth she brings to her characters. Some of the movies which she has featured in are Adesuwa, A Private Storm, Bent Arrows, Royal Tears, Eyes of the Nun, Entanglement. and Glamour Girls.