Beverly Naya Biography

Beverly Naya Biography

Beverly Naya, whose full name is Beverly Ifunaya Bassey, is a Nigerian actress, producer, and entrepreneur who was born in London, England, on April 17, 1989. She became well-known in Nollywood for her excellent acting skills and hard work.

Beverly Naya

Beverly Naya

Early Life and Education

 

 

Beverly Naya was raised as the only child of Nigerian parents from Ibuzor in Delta State. Growing up in London, she experienced a multicultural environment. Her journey into acting began at the age of 17 while she was pursuing studies in philosophy, psychology, and sociology at Brunel University. Later, at Roehampton University, her passion for storytelling led her to delve deeper into scriptwriting and filmmaking.

 

 

 

Career

 

 

Beverly made the choice to move to Nigeria because of the growing opportunities in Nollywood, the Nigerian film industry. Here, she found a vibrant landscape ripe with promise for aspiring actors. Mentored by renowned figures like Genevieve Nnaji and Ramsey Nouah, she honed her craft and gained recognition through outstanding performances. Beverly Naya's talent has been recognized with prestigious awards, including the Most Promising Talent at the 2010 Best of Nollywood Awards and the Fast Rising Actress award at the 2011 City People Entertainment Awards.

 

 

 

Family