“Oyinbo Princess” Who Conquered Nollywood What Happened Next

A British woman who has learned to speak pidgin English fluently stormed the Nigerian Nollywood film industry back in 2016.

Her ability to have mastered the “broken English” dates from the years she watched Nigerian movies with subtitles.

Originally from Winchester, the former British Airways cabin crew became Nigeria’s ‘Nollywood’ film industry star. She took the lead role in the movie Authentic Tentative Marriage, a 2016 feature film directed by Lancelot Imasuen.

Claire, by her real name lived in Peckham, South London, a neighbourhood dominated by Africans in the UK. As a highly respected personality in England she is now recognized by her fans. 

Oyinbo Princess married a Nigerian man but revealed via her Instagram in April 2018 that she is divorcing her husband of 7 years. She made the decision to follow her personal goals.

At present, Oyinbo Princess remains a social media star and influencer. She has not released any new movie projects in conjunction to the Nollywood industry.

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