Princess Lisa Omorodion is her full name but widely and professionally known as Lisa Omorodion. She is a popular Nigerian actress, film producer and entrepreneur.
Lisa was born in London to an Edo State wealthy father, an engineer and founder of Hensmor Oil and Gas and her mother a lawyer. She is the fifth child in a family of six children.
Omorodion had her primary education at the prestigious Corona Primary School in Lagos and Command Secondary School for three years and then Atlantic Hall, Poka Epe Secondary School for her senior secondary school years where she obtained her first and secondary school certificates respectively.
She later attended the University of Lagos, where she obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Economics.
Her Acting Career
Lisa began her career in acting dated back to her days in the Primary school as a member of Drama Club.
She is best known for her lead role in the 2013 movie, ‘First Cut’ alongside Joseph Benjamin and Monalisa Chinda. The movie was noted for creating social awareness on societal issues like rape and domestic violence against women.
In the same year, she founded Platinum Studios, a Nigerian Film Production company, where she has produced and starred in other movies such as Schemers (2015), The Inn (2016) Karma is Bae (2017). She made her small screen acting debut in the Obi Emelonye directed series The Calabash in 2014 and 2015 respectively. Some of her movies include:
• Open Marriage
• On a Trip
• The Personal Assistant
• The Relationship
• Dark Past
• Date Night
• Night to Lagos among others.
Lisa has also starred as Folakemi in the critically acclaimed television series Skinny Girl in Transit produced by Ndani TV, Happy Family and About Tomorrow etc.
Awards and Recognition
Lisa Omorodion has so far in the movie industry received a number of awards, some and latest of which are:
• 2016 Award for Most Promising Actress of the Year by Nigeria Meritorious Award.
• 2016 Recognized as one of Nigeria’s 25 under 25 Enterprising Females by SME100 Africa.
• 2016 Nominated for Most Promising Actress of the Year at the City People Entertainment Awards.
• 2016 Revelation Award (English) at the City People Entertainment Awards.
Omorodion has covered a number of notable Nigerian magazines including House of Maliq in 2014, Vanguard Allure in 2016 and La ‘Mode in 2018.
Her Personal Life
Lisa Omorodion is still single and not yet married. She is the CEO of film-making and acting and currently serves as a director of Hensmor Oil and Gas firm, owned by her father.
Her Net Worth
Lisa Omorodion is rated one of the richest and most influential Nollywood actresses with an estimated net worth of over $2 million dollars.