Peggy Ovire Biography
Peggy Ovire Enoho, popularly known by her stage name Peggy, is a Nigerian actress, entrepreneur, model, and movie producer.
She was a former beauty queen who later switched to modeling and rose to fame after taking first place in the Miss Nigeria Galaxy pageant in 2006.
She later got parts in the movies Beneath the Veil, Royal Switch, and Best of Enemies. She also took home the Most Promising Actress of the Year title at the 2015 City People Movie Awards.
Peggy received praise for her efforts in English. She is also the Founder and CEO of the famous clothing line, Peggy World.
Peggy Ovire Age, Birthplace, and Education
Peggy was conceived on October 21, 1985, and is 36 years old. Despite being the sixth child and the last born of her parents, she did not receive special treatment.
Although she was born and raised in Surulere, Lagos State, in the southwestern region of Nigeria, she is originally from Ughelli North Local Government Area in Delta State.
Peggy attended Itire Nursery and Primary School in Surulere, as well as AUD Secondary School, also in Surulere, Lagos State.
Peggy enrolled in Delta State University, Abraka for her post-secondary studies, but she eventually finished it at Ambrose Alli University and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Banking and Finance.
Peggy Ovire Career
Despite having intended to work as a lawyer or doctor, she decided to join Nollywood after a friend suggested it.
Ovire began her career in the entertainment district as a model before making her debut in 2013 in the Nigerian film industry, Nollywood, as she explained in an interview with the print media outlet The Punch.
She continued by saying that Uche Nancy was the director of her very first film.
Ovire’s acting career gained attention when she appeared in the Husbands of Lagos TV series in 2015. Ovire said that the television show was to blame for her fame and for making her well-known outside of her own Nigeria.
Together with Ifeanyi Kalu, she was a member of the Rising Sun cast and crew.
Peggy Ovire Movies
In films and television programs like Clause and Consequences, A Lie Between, Ghetto Bred, Angel of Secret, and Final Destination, she has made multiple appearances.
In addition, Peggy has received praise for her roles in films including Where Dreams Come True, Long Shadows, Day Before Yesterday, A Step Downwards, and Infamous Act, among others.
Several films, including Emergency, Game Changer, Fool Me Once, The Other Woman, and others, were produced by her. Peggy has been greatly impacted by the writings of Nse Ikpe-Etim and Angelina Jolie.
Peggy Ovire Net Worth
Peggy Ovire has amassed a net worth of $500,000 from her successful career and business. She has acted in several successful movies and also produced movies.
She is also an entrepreneur who founded and is the CEO of her clothing line, Peggy World, which has become famous over the years.
Peggy Ovire Marriage/ Relationship
Cutie Juls, an Instagram blogger, previously revealed the relationship between Peggy Ovire and Freddie Leonard, two well-known Nollywood actors.
The actress vehemently refuted and disproved the rumors. Three years prior, Frederick and Peggy Ovire were set up, but their relationship only lasted one year before they decided to call it quits.
However, just recently, Nollywood actor Frederick Leonard revealed the love of his life after much controversy regarding his sexual orientation.
Frederick Leonard revealed to the world on his verified Instagram profile that he will be marrying Peggy Ovire, an actress who was a coworker of his.
Frederick proposed to Peggy at the surprise birthday dinner he had planned for her. When Ovire turned around to see her fiancé proposing to her, she was heard screaming. Ovire smiled as she accepted the offer and gave Leonard a bear hug.
Ovire attempted to kiss Leonard in a video Leonard also shared on his Instagram page.
Frederick Leonard declared his relationship with Nigerian actress, producer, and model Peggy Ovire public on October 21. Freddie avoided the public and resumed his relationship with Peggy.
After going public with their romance, Peggy and Frederick were wed on November 19 in Warri, Delta state, Peggy’s home state.