Nollywood actresses shaving their heads to properly depict a role in a movie is definitely not something new in the industry.
We presents you with 12 actresses who pushed professional boundaries by going bald for a movie role.
1 Adaora Ukoh
The Big, Bold and Beautiful actress had to shave off her hair for her role in ‘Thy Kingdom Come‘ where she stars alongside Sam Dede, Mike Ezuruonye and Kenneth Okonkwo.
2 Uche Jombo
Uche Jombo, went bald in the movie ‘Holding Hope‘. She acted as a woman with leukaemia
3 Mercy Johnson
The versatile actress took off her hair for the role of an Igbo widow,in the movie ‘Heart Of The Widow‘
4 Oge Okoye
Oge went bald for the movie, ‘The Three Widows‘
5 Ebube Nwagbo
Ebube took her hair off for her role in the movie ‘widows Cult‘ alongside Angela Okorie and Chita Agwu
6 Queen Nwokoye
The beautiful actress also shaved her hair for her role in ‘The Three Widows’ alongside Oge Okoye and Rukky Mushud
7 Chika Ike
Chika Ike shaved her hair when she starred in the movie ‘Moment of Tears‘.
8 Chinyere Wilfred
Chinyere Wilfred went bald for her role in ‘More Than A Widow’
9 Bimbo Akintola
Bimbo Akintola plays the role of a widow who suffers at the hands of her in-laws after the passing of her husband in ‘The Mourning After’. The 45-year-old star had to shave her hair to play the part of a mourning widow.
10 Fathia Balogun
The Nollywood actress shaved off her hair for her movie ‘Shola Arikusa’.
11 Toyin Aimakhu
Talented actress, Toyin Aimakhu, has gone bald to pull of her character in the upcoming movie, Ana Mi.
12 Rachael Okonkwo
Rachael Okonkwo goes bald for Nollywood movie.