Today (July 24) is the birthday of veteran actress, Clarion Chukwurah. She attended All Saints Primary School, Yaba (Lagos) and Queen of the Rosary College, Onitsha. She attended University of Ife (now Obafemi Awolowo University), where she studied Acting and Speech in the Department of Dramatic Arts.
She began acting as early as 1979, and her acting career has spanned theatre, television, and film. In 1984, she won the Best Actress award at the FESPACO film festival, for her role in the film, Owo L’agba (Money Power). Some of the Nollywood movies, she has featured in her High Blood Pressure, Emotional Risk, Silence of the Gods, My Sister, My Child, Ògìdán, Egg of Life, and Glamour Girls.