Nollywood actress & Producer, Uche Jombo Rodriguez, has always been an intelligent narrator at such a tender age; playing dress up and telling stories in her hometown of Abiriba, Abia State, Nigeria. She was always the energetic and dramatic one and the leader of her peers.
iROKOtv Star Week: Uche Jombo-Rodriguez
Posted on January 30, 2014
Uche’s future ambitions did not include being in front of a camera; she studied Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Calabar and went on to do a computer programming at the Federal University of Technology, Minna. Being at the right place at the right time, Jombo was casted in 1999 Nollywood movie Visa to Hell; since then, the beautiful actress has had so many sizzling hot roles under her belt in movies such as The Celebrity, Games Men Play, Girls in the Hood and A Time to Love.
Jombo-R has upgraded in the Nollywood Industry by co-producing some of the best Nigerian films such as Nollywood Hustlers, Holding Hope, Broken Silence, The Place, Misplaced, After the Proposal, Plantain Girls and her latest advocacy project The Damage Trilogy (Damage, My Life My Damage & My Country Their Damage).
Your darling iROKOtv has chosen SEVEN of Uche Jombo-R’s movies to keep you entertained for a week.
The Place (2013)
A group of unemployed layabouts are chosen by a secret cult to go get them a holy book from an unknown place, and only through death can this mission be accomplished. Uche Jombo, Desmond Elliot, Ime Bishop Umoh.
Mrs Somebody (2012)
After a motivational speech from her pastor, a woman of marriageable age who is desperate to get married proceeds to purchase a wedding gown, in anticipation that her boyfriend will propose to her. Uche Jombo, Yemi Blaq, Kenneth Okolie.
A married couple in an abusive relationship fight violently with each other on a daily basis. Increasingly unhappy with her life at home, their daughter looks for a way out of the mayhem. Uche Jombo, Kalu Ikeagwu, Tonto Dikeh.
Broken Silence (2012)
A bachelor struggles when his nephew is left in his custody after his brother’s death. He hires a nanny to help him raise the boy, but is left without a clue as to her true identity and intentions. Tonto Dikeh, Uti Nwachukwu, Uche Jombo.
Be My Wife (2007)
A cheating husband’s extramarital liaisons have an adverse effect on his home life. When he ends up dead in his mistress’ home it stands a mystery as to whether, his wife, mistress, or mistress’ boyfriend is to blame. Uche Jumbo, Sam Dede, Ebele Okaro Onyuike.
Total Crisis (2006)
Two relationships are thrown into total crisis. A marriage is rocked when a successful entrepreneur is framed by his business partner and at the same time a love struck woman is heartbroken when she realises that her beau is not interested in commitment. Uche Jombo, Tony Umez, Chioma Chukwuka Akpotha, Patience Ozokwor.
Black Bra (2005)
The leader of Black Bra, a female cult on campus is wooed and dumped by a Casanova and vows to make his life hell in school by preventing him from talking to any other girl. Oge Okoye, Nonso Diobi, Uche Jombo.
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