Shan George is a Nigerian actress, singer, and producer, who has made a name for herself in the Nigerian film industry, popularly known as Nollywood.
She is recognized for her remarkable contributions to the entertainment industry, particularly in Nollywood, where she has starred in several movies.
Early Life and Background
Shan George was born on April 21, 1970, in Ediba, a small town in Abi Local Government Area of Cross River State, Nigeria. Growing up, Shan was interested in the performing arts, and from a young age, she displayed a talent for dancing and acting. She was raised in a family of six, and her father was a military officer who passed away while she was still young.
Shan George started her career in the entertainment industry as a singer in the early 90s, and she released her first album “Dance” in 1992. She also dabbled in modeling, and in 1997, she featured in the hit music video for the song “African Rhythm” by Sound Sultan.
Her acting career began in 1996 when she was cast to play the lead role in the movie “Thorns of Rose”, directed by Kenneth Okonkwo. She has since acted in over 100 Nollywood movies and has produced several others. Some of her notable movies include “Outkast,” “One Good Man,” and “The Cost of Love.”
|Thorns of Rose
|Winds of Destiny
|One Good Man
|The Cost of Love
Shan George was previously married and has two children, but she is now divorced. She attended schools in both Nigeria and Ghana and has a degree in Mass Communication from the University of Lagos. She is also very active on social media, with a large following on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.
Cars and House
Shan George is a successful actress, and as such, she has acquired some luxurious possessions. She owns a Toyota SUV and has been spotted driving several other cars. She also reportedly owns a beautiful house in Lekki, Lagos.
Shan George’s net worth is estimated to be around $500,000, which is equivalent to 192 million Naira, 2,127,000 Canadian dollars, 8,282,000 Ghanaian Cedis, 54,840,000 Kenyan Shillings, 5,636,600 South African Rand, 2,057,000,000 Ugandan Shillings, and 36,800,000 Indian Rupees. With her impressive acting skills, production credits, and brand endorsements, Shan George has amassed quite a fortune for herself.
Awards and Nominations
Shan George has been recognized for her contributions to the Nigerian film industry over the years, and she has won several awards. In 2010, she won the Best Actress (English) award at the 2010 Nigerian Entertainment Awards for her role in the movie “Finding Goodluck”. In 2017, she won the award for Best Supporting Actress at the City People Movie Awards for her role in the movie “Grey Shadows”.
Shan George has had an illustrious career as an actress, singer, and producer. She has proven to be a force to be reckoned with in the Nigerian entertainment industry, and her talent and hard work have earned her a loyal fan base. With her dedication, passion, and talent, Shan George is sure to continue making waves in Nollywood and beyond.