Regina Daniels is one of the most celebrated and talked about actresses in the Nigerian movie industry, Nollywood, which she’s been a part of since childhood.
The beautiful actress started her career at a very young age, pushed into the field by her mother, Rita Daniels.
She quickly achieved success in the field and rose to a prominent position in society.
Regina gained more notoriety after marrying a rich man about three times her age, the wealthy politician Ned Nwoko.
Below is the full life story and biography of Regina Daniels – all you need to know.
Regina was born in Lagos to Rita Daniels, an actress and Mr Jude Ojegwu.
She got pushed into acting from a very early age by her mother, a one time chairwoman of the Delta State Actors Guild.
Daniels hails from Delta State, although she was born in Lagos State. She grew up in Asaba.
Rita Daniels pushed her very young daughter into acting at the young age of seven.
Regina appeared in multiple roles as a child actor, becoming widely popular for her role in Marriage of Sorrow.
Daniels made her professional Nollywood debut in the 2010 film Miracle Child.
Regina’s extraordinary performance opened multiple doors for her in the industry, forever launching her career.
Regina schooled at the prestigious Hollywood International School at Asaba, Delta State.
The actress joined the elite Igbinedion University in Benin City, Nigeria in 2018 for a degree in Mass Communication.
She dropped out of the school for unknown reasons.
Regina later joined a University in Dubai in the United Arab Emirates.
She shared photos of herself taking classes at the institution online.
Daniels was born on the 10th of October, 1998, contrary to public knowledge that she was born in 2000.
Her PVC was exposed online many years back, confirming the actress was born in 1998.
How old is Regina Daniels?
Regina is 23 years old.
Regina Daniels Husband
Her husband is Prince Chinedu Munir Nwoko, a Nigerian lawyer, politician, philanthropist and businessman.
He married the young actress at the age of 20 in 2019.
Their traditional marriage came off on Sunday, 26th May 2019 in Aniocha local government area, Delta State.
Ned Nwoko attended King’s College in London, where he received an LLM in maritime and commercial law.
He was called to the English bar at Lincoln’s Inn and worked as a prosecutor for the British crown.
Nwoko initially worked at Kumars Solicitors and Pascaldiers & Co Solicitors before establishing Ned Nwoko & Co Solicitors in London.
He returned to Nigeria to enter politics and was elected member of the House of Representatives for Anioca / Oshimili federal constituency between 1999 and 2003.
He contested for the Delta State governor’s race and senatorial race, losing both times.
Ned Nwoko is a philanthropist who is widely known for his advocacy against malaria.
Regina Daniels’ husband, Ned Nwoko was born on December 21st 1960.
He is 61 years old.
Husband new wife
Regina Daniels’ husband is a Muslim and polygamous, having several wives before marrying the actress.
In 2022, reports went viral that Ned had carried out traditional rites to marry another wife.
Ned Nwoko released a statement to deny the rumours.
The actress also addressed the rumours, declaring herself as the reigning queen of the Nwoko household.
Regina Daniels wedding pictures
Regina and Ned Nwoko married in 2019, in a wedding that captured the imagination of the entire Nigeria.
The actress was very young at the time with Ned Nwoko also very old.
Regina’s mother, Rita, is fingered as the mastermind behind the wedding to get her family into a high status.
Check out Regina Daniels’ wedding pictures below…
Regina Daniels baby
The actress has a son with Ned Nwoko, Munir Neji Nwoko.
Munir Neji Nwoko was born on 29th June 2020.
Regina Daniels Baby pictures
Regina’s baby is 1year, 10months old.
Check out the baby’s pictures below…
Regina was born into a family of eight – her two parents and five siblings.
Regina Daniels siblings are Samuel, Lawrence, Emmanuel, Ifeoma and Destiny Daniels.
Regina’s mother is Rita Daniels, a powerhouse in Nollywood long before her daughter entered the industry.
She served as chairwoman of the Delta State Actors Guild and pushed her daughter into acting with her connections.
She’s also reportedly the mastermind behind Daniels marrying a man old enough to be her grandfather.
Regina Daniels’ net worth is estimated to be around $3m.
She makes money from her movies, endorsement deals and other businesses.
The actress and her brother survived a ghastly car accident in 2018.
They were travelling on Christmas eve when the accident occurred.
Regina was with her brother and two other passengers but they all escaped unhurt.
Regina Daniels took to social media after the accident to post about surviving the ordeal.