Lizzy Gold Onuwaje is a Nigerian actress, model and former beauty queen. She is known for featuring in Asaba Nollywood movies.
Lizzy Gold was born Lizzy Gold Onuwaje in 1989. She started acting professionally in 2012 and has since featured in over 100 Nollywood movies. Prior to joining Nollywood, Lizzy Gold won the 2006 Miss Delta State pageant.
Full data profile of Lizzy Gold Onuwaje
|Full Name||Lizzy Gold Onuwaje|
|Age||32 years old|
|Date of Birth||October 16, 1989|
|Place of Birth||Warri, Delta State|
|Parents||Mr and Mrs Onuwaje|
|Net worth||N120 million|
Lizzy Gold Onuwaje’s Childhood And Education
Lizzy Gold Onuwaje was born on October 16, 1989, in Warri, Delta State. She completed her primary school education and earned both her First School Leaving Certificate and SSCE in the same state.
She later proceeded to Delta State University, Abraka, popularly known as DELSU where she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Library and Information Science.
In a bid to take her acting career seriously, she enrolled for a short-time acting course at Emem Isong’s Royal Arts Academy, Surulere.
Lizzy Gold Onuwaje’s siblings
Lizzy Gold was born into a family of five children. She has three brothers as siblings. Their last child, Nini Johnson Onuwaje, is a basketball player who often stirs attention with his impressive height.
Lizzy Gold Onuwaje’s Career
Lizzy Gold originally started her career as a model. She participated and won the 2006 Miss Delta State beauty pageant.
The following year, she represented Delta State at the 2007 Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria (MBGN) contest. She reached Top 5 in the competition but did not win.
Lizzy Gold made her professional acting debut in the 2012 drama film, “Agaracha The Lioness”. She has since then enjoyed an active career in Nollywood, sometimes featuring in up to 10 movies in one month.
She has also appeared in several commercials as a model and brand ambassador.
Lizzy Gold Onuwaje’s Filmography
Some of Lizzy Gold’s movies include:
- My Sister’s Betrayal
- Marriage Competition
- Agaracha The Lioness
- Mark of Royalty
- Dangerous Women
- Pastor’s Daughter
- Things Desperate Girls Do.
- Just A Night
- Troubled King
- Magic Pant
- Tiger Prince
- Fight For Love
- The King’s Seer
- My Destiny
- Beauty Hurts
- Save The Princess
- Missing Husband
- Abandoned Goddess
- Amazing Love, etc.
Lizzy Gold Onuwaje’s Endorsements/Awards
- Lizzy Gold has been spokesperson and brand ambassador for Nigerian skincare brand, KGlow Nigeria.
- She has also promoted Omamag Body Care, a Nigerian beauty brand that deals in slimmping teas and other body enhancement products.
Lizzy Gold Onuwaje as a beauty queen
Lizzy Gold Onuwaje won the 2006 Miss Delta pageant.
Lizzy Gold Onuwaje’s Marriage and Husband
As of the time of writing this article, Nollywood actress Lizzy Gold Onuwaje is not married, although she is a single mother of two.
Lizzy Gold Onuwaje’s boyfriend and baby daddy
Lizzy Gold has revealed that her two children came from the same man but she has never disclosed the identity of her boyfriend/ baby daddy.
Lizzy Gold has mentioned in an interview that her boyfriend was not supportive of her decision to go into acting. According to her, her then-boyfriend is of the opinion that “Nollywood actresses do not last in their marriages”.
This stance caused problems in their relationship because Lizzy was not willing to give up her profession because of a man. Instead of quitting her acting dream, she enrolled in an acting class to show the guy how serious she was about becoming an actress.
The couple finally split in 2013, and, according to Lizzy Gold, it wasn’t because of a major fight or anything of the sort. The guy didn’t have money and Lizzy Gold later stated in a 2014 interview that she would never be with a poor man.
Lizzy also stated in another interview that despite having had two kids, she is not yet mentally prepared for marriage. She added that she’d probably be finally willing to settle down when she is in her late 30s or 40s.
Lizzy Gold Onuwaje’s Children
The actress is a mother of two – a boy and a girl. She gave birth to her first kid in 2015 and her second child in 2020.
Lizzy Gold Onuwaje’s Net Worth
Lizzy Gold’s net worth is currently estimated at a little over N120 million, based on currently available data.