Recently, the news of the passing of Nigerian actress Doris Chima has left many in mourning. With a successful career in Hollywood and appearances in several Nollywood movies, she made a lasting impact on the film industry. Let’s take a moment to remember the life and achievements of this talented actress.
Doris Chima’s Early Life:
Doris Chima was born in 1958 in Nigeria, hailing from Abia state. Her love for acting was evident from a young age, and she later pursued her passion in the Nigerian film industry.
Doris Chima Career Highlights:
Doris Chima’s talent shone bright in the 2008 movie “Critical Condition,” which catapulted her to fame and earned her widespread recognition. She was known for her versatile acting skills and shared the screen with esteemed actors like John Okafor, Nkem Owoh, and Genevieve Nnaji.
Doris Chima Notable Achievements:
In 1991, Doris Chima appeared on the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) for a spotlight show, where her exceptional acting abilities were showcased to a broader audience.
Doris Chima Personal Life and Struggles:
Outside her successful acting career, Doris was a loving wife and mother, blessed with children. In 2020, she faced a challenging battle with breast cancer and underwent surgery to fight the disease.
Doris Chima’s Demise:
On August 15, 2021, Doris Chima passed away at the age of 63 after bravely battling health issues. Her untimely departure has left her family, friends, and fans grieving.
Doris Chima’s contributions to Nollywood will forever be cherished, and her legacy as a talented actress will live on in the hearts of those who admired her work. As we send our condolences to her bereaved family, let us also remember the joy and inspiration she brought to millions of viewers through her performances on the big screen. May she rest in peace.