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David Oyelowo, Oprah Winfrey To Produce Yvonne Orji’s Comedy Series
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David Oyelowo, Oprah Winfrey To Produce Yvonne Orji’s Comedy Series

Nigerian-British actor David Oyelowo and American media personality Oprah Winfrey will be producing Nigerian-American actress Yvonne Orji’s autobiographical comedy series First Gen. Yvonne revealed this by sharing post from Deadline magazine in an Instagram post on Wednesday. She said five years after been told ‘No’ her series will finally be brought to life with Disney Plus. “Well… when one door closes. God still got a blessin witchyo name on it! The trailer I shot in 2015 for this family sitcom I desperately wanted to create, is what helped me get an audition for @insecurehbo. “FIVE YEARS LATER (after being told “NO” SEV. ER. AL. Times), my lil engine that could, finally has a home with the @disneyplus family. Thank you @davidoyelowo for believing in the dream FROM JUMP, an...
Loved-up Photos Of Actress Yvonne Orji And Hunky Lover On Romantic Vacation In Mexico
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Loved-up Photos Of Actress Yvonne Orji And Hunky Lover On Romantic Vacation In Mexico

Nigerian-American actress, Yvonne Orji and her Nigerian-American NFL Athlete lover, Emmanuel Acho, are currently on romantic vacation in Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco in Mexico. Emmanuel who is an ESPN Analyst, and the pretty actress have been serving couple goals on Instagram with loved-up photos from their vacation. Yvonne who shared their latest photos with her followers, said that she made a specific prayer to God before getting a sexy man like Acho. She wrote: 'Dear God, May he have abs like David. Skin like Sampson. A smile like Joseph. Fingernails like Solomon. Eyebrows like John The Baptist & A heart (and finances) like yours In Jesus’ Name, Amen '#YallAskedForTheSpecificPrayer #ThatWasntItButItWasClose #HeGotMeAboutToStayInTheGym #ButTheWayILoveCarbsTho #HisAbsAreDisres...
34 year-old ‘Virgin’ Nigerian American Actress, Yvonne Orji, Finds Love At Last
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34 year-old ‘Virgin’ Nigerian American Actress, Yvonne Orji, Finds Love At Last

Nigerian actress, Yvonne Orji, who went viral in 2017 after she revealed that she will remain a virgin till marriage, has found love at 34 and she is already flaunting her man. Yvonne Orji who gave us a Bae Watch alert, is currently dating a 27-year old former American football linebacker, Emmanuel Acho, who is currently an analyst on ESPN. They both announced their relationship today on social media by posting photos on their pages. The 34-year old actress captioned her photo “Jesus out here answering prayers on a Sunday.”
Pictures Of Lupita Nyong’o, Angela Bassett, Yvonne Orji, Janelle Monae, Tiffany Haddish At 2018 Essence Black Women In Hollywood Oscars Luncheon
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Pictures Of Lupita Nyong’o, Angela Bassett, Yvonne Orji, Janelle Monae, Tiffany Haddish At 2018 Essence Black Women In Hollywood Oscars Luncheon

The 2018 Essence Black Women in Hollywood Oscars Luncheon held on Thursday (March 1) at the Regent Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. The event was attended by Janelle Monae, Tiffany Haddish, Sonequa Martin-Green, Susan Kelechi Watson, Jussie Smollett, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Yvonne Orji, Lupita Nyong’o, Amandla Stenberg, Lil Rel Howery, Mike Colter, Tina Knowles, Tessa Thompson, Danai Gurira, Angela Bassett, Gabourey Sidibe and many more. Click to view more pictures Photo Credit: Getty Images/Phillip Faraone | Leon Bennett | Randy Shropshire | Aaron J. Thornton
Uti Gushes About Actress Yvonne Orji
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Uti Gushes About Actress Yvonne Orji

Star actor and model, Uti Nwachukwu took to social media to share a selfie he took with star actress, Yvonne Orji with a very hilarious caption. 'siruti #WomanCrush? When Nollywood Meets Nigerian Hollywood ????‍♂️??????... When I met her in December i had to do a double or rather quintiple take??‍♂️??‍♂️..remain small I for turn Lokee groupie...na so I almost spoke big Engrish : "scuse me..u seems familiar o"??? . If you watch the Tv Series #Insecure then Yall would know awesomely talented and cray cray Mz @yvonneorji is on the show???????? love it❤??.....and aparently Her Cousin is Married to my Mums Brother...So does that mean we are cousin inlaws??? .'
Comedian Trevor Noah Hangs Out With Insecure Star Yvonne Orji
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Comedian Trevor Noah Hangs Out With Insecure Star Yvonne Orji

South African comedian Trevor Noah took a super cute pic with Nigerian-American actress, Yvonne Orji who is a best known for her role as Molly in the HBO series Insecure. The two African stars that have made it big in America, met up backstage after Trevor’s show in Atlanta and traded African mom stories according to a post by Yvonne uploaded on Sunday. Trevor also uploaded a photo of himself and Yvonne with the caption: “Hanging out after my show in Atlanta with one of the funniest and genuinely wonderful people around.”
Nigerian-American Actress Yvonne Orji Is Proud To Be A 33-Year-Old Virgin
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Nigerian-American Actress Yvonne Orji Is Proud To Be A 33-Year-Old Virgin

Yvonne Orji is proud to be a 33-year-old virgin, even though she is currently playing the sex-drunk character Molly in HBO series Insecure.Speaking with People, the Port Harcourt-born star said she is keeping herself for marriage; she is keeping it locked.“I wasn’t going to hide it just because I’m on TV,” the Nigerian star told people. “I’m grounded in who I am.”And to show just how much she is dedicated to keeping her virginity, she created a clothing line to promote abstinence. “I have a clothing company called Rock Your Stance, and we sell shirts that say ‘Keeping it locked till I get that rock’,” she said, adding, “Entertainment chose me. Before any of this happened, I sat down with myself and with God. I said, ‘I know why I’m here. It’s to make you proud.’”Yvonne Orji went further to...
Insecure Star Yvonne Orji Signs With Talent Agency UTA
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Insecure Star Yvonne Orji Signs With Talent Agency UTA

Yvonne Orji who plays Molly, Issa Rae‘s best friend in the hit TV series “Insecure” has signed with talent agency UTA, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Orji, who is also a stand up comedian, performed the opening stand-up set for Chris Rock’s Total Black Out tour in Atlanta. The actress, who was formerly signed with CAA, is also developing her own tv show, “First Gen,” a semi-autobiographical comedy about a lady whose Nigerian mother discovers has traded medical school for stand-up comedy. The second season of Insecure is set to begin airing on the 23rd of July 2017. Other UTA clients include Kevin Hart, Angelina Jolie, Chris Brown, Mariah Carey, and DJ Khaled.