Nigerian Celebrities Biography: Stella Damasus

Stella Damasus’s Biography



Stella Damasus was born on April 24, 1978. Born into a family of six children, she hails from Delta State. She is one of Nigerian famous actresses. Her career as an actress started in 1992 when she appeared in the popular Nigerian movie titled Abuse. Still, this time she was not well known in the Nigerian Film scene, until she came up with her own movie, the second one. It was titled Breaking Point. This suddenly shot her into stardom. She has since featured in several award-winning movies. Today Stella is an award-winning actress who has starred in over 60 movies.


Stella had her primary and secondary education at Greater Tomorrow Primary School and Idia College respectively, in Benin, Edo State. She later attended University of Lagos where she studied Theatre Arts.

Popular roles:

Stella Damasus usually plays love parts in which are treated issues like betrayal, jealousy, hatred and so on.

Breakout movies:

  • Breaking Point (1995)
  • Face Of A Liar (1999)
  • Real Love (2003)

Popular movies:

  • Behind Closed Doors (2005)
  • Games Women Play (2005)
  • Standing Alone (2006)

Recent movies: Affairs of the Heart (2015)


  • (Best Actress) 2007 Nigerian Entertainment Awards
  • (Best Actress) 2012 Golden Icon Academy Awards


Stella Damasus’s marriage life was more or less of controversies. Her first marriage got terminated by the untimely death of her husband, Jaiye Aboderin in 2004. She remarried in 2007 to Emeka Nzeribe. The marriage lasted for about 7 months before there was a break up. At this point, comments about the couple’s action rose, as they both mutually consented to the divorce. Later in 2011, she started a date with a Nollywood producer and director, Daniel Ademinokan. Their union sparked up lots of controversies as both couples never admitted to be dating, until 2014 when they wedded publicly.

Social profile:

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