Before the emergence of 3D effect makeup, some Nollywood celebrities do sacrifice their hair to pull a movie role.

Nollywood actresses shaving their heads to properly depict a role in a movie is not new in the industry. But thanks to advance makeup, they really do not have to truly bald.

Here are 6 Nollywood actresses who went bald for a movie

6. Mercy Johnson

The versatile actress took off her hair for the role of an Igbo widow,in the movie ‘Heart Of The Widow‘. This film star Mercy Johnson as the widow in the movie. It was shot in Enugu state.

5. Oge Okoye

Oge went bald for the movie, ‘The Three Widows‘. In this movie, a marriage was arranged for the Prince of Magudaland in his absence that has been mandated by the gods. On his return he adamantly refuses to accept the mandate and risks being disowned by the king. 

4. Queen Nwokoye

The beautiful actress also shaved her hair for her role in ‘The Three Widows’ alongside Oge Okoye. They were bride to the late Prince.

3. Chika Ike

Chika Ike shaved her hair when she starred in the movie ‘Moment of Tears‘. The story of a 19 year old

2. Ebube Nwagbo

Ebube took her hair off for her role in the movie ‘widows Cult‘ alongside Angela Okorie and Chita Agwu

1. Uche Jombo

Uche Jombo, went bald in the movie ‘Holding Hope‘. She acted as a woman with leukaemia