Biography of Francis Odega and Net worth

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Francis Odega Biography…Are you eager to know certain important facts about the popular Nigerian actor Francis Odega? If yes, we have brought them here for your perusal. This article brings you information on the birth and parentage, education, profession, family as well as social life of Francis Odega.

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Full Name; Francis Odega

Father’ Name; unknown

Mother’s Name; Unknown

Date of Birth; 11 June, 1970

Professions; comedian, actor

Family; A Mother, a wife, 2 children, and six siblings

Nationality; Nigeria

LGA/ State of Origin; Aniocha/ Delta State

Number of Movies Acted; Over 150


Francis Odega was born on 11th June, 1970 in Aniocha, delta state. His father is late, but his mother whose name is withheld is still alive.


Francis Odega started and completed his primary and secondary education where he completed both his primary and secondary school education. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Ambrose Alli University.


Francis started his movie career in 1996 where he played a role in the movie titled Apama where he acted together with the likes of Sam loco Efe, and CharlesAwurum. He gained more popularity when he featured in the movie series “Back from South Africa” in which he exhibited some lovely American slangs and caught the attention of some popular foreign artists whom he claimed some followed him on instagram.Some of the foreign admires of Francis odega include celebrities like 50 Cent and Tinie Tempahit the internet and since then has featured in numerous movies but more of comic movies. . Francis is one of the pioneer facilitators of the popular comedy show ‘Night of a thousand laugh” The list of movies he featured are listed below;

  • Apama
  • Back From South Africa
  • House of Gold
  • Baby Police
  • How Far?
  • Romeo without Juliet
  • Money for Hand
  • Osuofia in London
  • My Last Wedding
  • Campus Cult
  • John Bosco in America (2015),
  • Marry Max Again(2018)
  • Under the Sky (2006).


  • Clinic Matters

Due to his performances in the movies listed above, he earned himself some honors and awards which will be discussed in due course.


Family; Francis is married and has two children all female, he has a mother and six siblings. He got married in 2006 to former Miss Chibuzor Ogega and is still in the marriage.

Awards and Honors;

In recognition of creative skills in the movie industries,Francis has the following award to his honors

  • 2013, Francis won “Best Actor” award alongside Hlomla Dandala in the “Best African Collaboration” category at the 2013 Ghana Movie Awards
  • Most prominent actor at city people entertainment awards
  • Best actor at the Ghana movies academy award
  • Best outstanding comedian in Nigeria at Nigeria entertainment award.


Net worth; Francis Odega is currently one of the richest comic actors in the Nigerian entertainment industry. His estimated net worth is $ 1.6 million and still counting.

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