Cynthia okereke Biography – Age, Career, How She Died

Cynthia okereke

Cynthia okereke Biography – Age, Career, How She Died and Net worth Cynthia Nkiru Okereke was a famous Nollywood actress, television personality, entrepreneur and a philanthropist.


She was 63 years old.


In 1998, Cynthia Okereke joined the Nigerian movie industry (Nollywood) and acted in her first Nollywood movie “King Jaja of Opobo” a movie that gave her an advantage in Nollywood and attracted her to movie directors and producers in Nigeria.

Cynthia Okereke has acted in more than 180 Nollywood movies which include King Jaja of Opobo, Osuofia in London, Second Chance, Coronation, Otollo, Sound of Love, Second Burial, Lion Finger, Hidden Tears, Mega Mama, Mr. Ibu’s Wedding Day, etc.

She always plays the role of a good mother, grandmother, royal queen and mother in-law in Nollywood movies. Cynthia Okereke is one of the most talented actresses in Nigeria and has the ability to interpret her roles very well. She has acted alongside with top Nollywood celebrities like Nkem Owoh, Chiwetalu Agu, John Okafor, Patience Ozokwor, Ebere Okaro, Chioma Chukwuka, Kenneth Okonkwo and hosts of other top Nollywood celebrities.

How She Died

The actress died yesterday 11th of July, 2023, as announced by her colleague Joseph Okechukwu.

The cause of her death has not yet been revealed.

According to the filmmaker, he was about to pay for Cynthia Okereke’s flight ticket to come to America but sadly, she died on Tuesday night.