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Monalisa Chinda

Born: September 13, 1974, Nigeria

Monalisa Chinda is a Nigerian actress, film producer, television personality and media personality.

Monalisa's first major movie was Pregnant Virgin, which she did in 1996 and subsequently, after she graduated in 2000, she did Above the Law and has done many others since then.

In 2007 her road to stardom kicked off when she started appearing in the television soap Heaven’s Gate. In 2011, she debuted as Executive Producer in the Royal Arts Academy movie, 'Kiss & Tell', which Emem Isong co-produced with her and Desmond Elliot directed. In 2012, she became one of the first of four Nollywood actors to be featured on the cover of Hollywood Weekly Magazine. 

Monalisa is involved in a lot of charity work. She has a column (Monalisa Code) in the Saturday edition of The Sun Newspapers where she writes on social issues and relationships. She is a consultant with Royal Arts Academy, a media school known for breeding new talents, in acting, directing, and screenwriting.

She has featured in more than 80 films.


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Crazy People (2018)

Nollywood Movie
Comedy |
Thriller |
Nigeria |

The story of a movie star who is on a quest to track down his impersonator.

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Deep Fever (2017)

Nollywood Movie
Thriller |
Nigeria |

A young couple invite their friends into their their home but what is intended to be a happy reunion turns out to be a threat to the very foundation of their relationship.

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The Therapist (2016)

Nollywood Movie
Psychological |
Nigeria |

The ‘Eagle’ as fondly called by her subordinate, is the name Of a young, beautiful lady, who has all ladies at her beck and call. With this name she could move mountains without questioning. sooner than she expects her past life is set to ruin her bright and amazing future she fights so hard to build.

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At Your Service (2016)

Nollywood Movie
Romance |
Comedy |
Nigeria |
| 98 Min

A hardworking waiter is left devastated when his girlfriend of 5 years is fed up of living in poverty and leaves him for someone who can take care of her. However, a chance meeting with an older woman at the restaurant where he works opens up a huge opportunity for him.

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Itoro’s Tears (2015)

Nollywood Movie
Drama |
Action |
Nigeria |

Elena (Monalisa Chinda) and her husband, Tony, (Kalu Ikeagwu) whisk Itoro (Emem Udonquak) away from their neighbours Mr. and Mrs. Udofia (Keppy Ekpenyong and Uche Jombo) who maltreat her. However, things go awry when she begins to manifest devious spiritual powers.

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Itoro (2014)

Nollywood Movie
Nigeria |

A concerned woman takes her neighbors to court after discovering that they terribly abuse their help. After winning the case, she takes responsibility for the child, but lives to bitterly regret the decision.

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Rough Diamond (2014)

Nollywood Movie
Drama |
Nigeria |
| 125 Min

A well-to-do woman goes through drastic measures for a baby after years of an inability to conceive.

0 2014 125
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Keeping My Man (2013)

Nollywood Movie
Drama |
Romance |
Nigeria |
| 118 Min

A frustrated wife resorts to drastic measures to force her husband into noticing her, whilst another will do anything to avoid being intimate with her husband. Both take advice from their friend who appears to have the perfect marriage.

0 2013 118
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Lagos Cougars (2013)

Nollywood Movie
Drama |
Romance |
Nigeria |

Lagos Cougars are three vibrant women in their 40's who wind up becoming involved with much younger men for reasons pertaining to lust, love and adventure, only to be taken on the most thrilling journey of their lives.

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Torn (2013)

Nollywood Movie
Psychological |
Thriller |
Nigeria |

An erratic woman attempts to stab her best friend in the car park of a mall, claiming that her friend has snatched her husband away. Her friend denies any such claim and the man in question appears to be confused as to the events unfolding around him.

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Weekend Getaway (2012)

Nollywood Movie
Drama |
Romance |
Nigeria |

A weekend excursion appears to be the antidote for failing relationships as two couples stay at a hotel to resolve their issues.

0 2012 0
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Kiss and Tell (2011)

Nollywood Movie
Romance |
Comedy |
Nigeria |
| 111 Min

The film revolves around two Casanovas, friends and business partners; Iyke (Joseph Benjamin) and Bernard (Desmond Elliot), and a divorce lawyer, Delphine (Monalisa Chinda), who is a divorcee herself and doesn't want to have anything to do with men again. Bernard strikes a bet with Iyke which involves Iyke having sex with Delphine in ten days or forfeit five percent of his shares to Bernard; if Iyke succeeded, he'd have five percent of Bernard's shares. However, Bernard tells Tena (Nse Ikpe Etim), Delphine's best friend about the bet in order to have an edge, thereby complicating things for Iyke.

0 2011 111
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Timeless Passion (2011)

Nollywood Movie
Drama |
Nigeria |

Mildred played by Mona Lisa Chinda has been in Nigeria for 9 months following the death of her husband. She has been following the traditions as expected by her husband’s family but the traditions are never ending and she needs to return back to her life in London. She needs to go back to work and her children need to resume their studies. Her husband’s family refuse to let her return and hide the all the family members passports. She is called a witch and told to confess to killing her husband. Her life changes when she opens her door to a stranger who followed her home from church. Who is he and what does he want?

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Hot-Island (2010)

Nollywood Movie
Nigeria |

Marcus, played by Scot Robert is a thug and the thorn in his father’s side. On the one hand he can be a superb gentleman but on the flipside he can be mean, nasty and aggressive to those around him. He had 3 sisters that question why he does not take them out as other brother’s take out their sisters and try to get a closer brotherly sisterly relationship with him, but to no avail. He does not appear to be particularly interested in any of them until his friend CY, played by Dadi Uche comes to him with a proposition. CY wants to marry Marcus’ sister Lucy (Ejenobor). At first he is opposed to the idea but after accepting a car as a gift from him throws himself wholeheartedly into the mission of getting his sister to accept CY as a suitor. The only problem is that his sister has her eyes on someone else.

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Behind The Ring (2010)

Nollywood Movie
Drama |
Nigeria |

James and Vivian are happily married with one son, Victor. Madly in love their union is torn apart when James is killed during a burglary at their home one night. It is suspected that the killing was orchestrated by James’s junior brother Edwin as he was known to be desperate to get his hand on their late father’s property by any means necessary.

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Anointed Liars (2009)

Nollywood Movie
Drama |
Crime |
Nigeria |

A group of con artists comprised of a bus driver and two passengers scams an unsuspecting Reverend Sister, played by Oge Okoye, on a bus.

0 2009 0
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Next Door Neighbour (2007)

Nollywood Movie
Drama |
Romance |
Nigeria |
| 80 Min

Unknown to Whitney, Geraldine her neighbor on campus, is jealous of her relationship with Tony and begins to plan how to destroy it and make Tony marry her instead.

0 2007 80
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Basket Mouth (2007)

Nollywood Movie
Nigeria |

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Now & Forever (2005)

Nollywood Movie
Nigeria |

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Enslaved (2004)

Nollywood Movie
Drama |
Nigeria |
| 45 Min

Having committed a gruesome murder, young Monica (Stephanie Okereke) believed to be a victim of schizophrenia is compelled to face the law. This leads to her encounter with Barrister Anthony (Desmond Elliot) which incidentally takes us to the crux of the story.

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Chest to Chest

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Games Men Play

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Tears of Sacrifice

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The Golden Fish

Nollywood Movie
Nigeria |

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Spirit of Love 2

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One-Bullet 2

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Inside Job

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Fragile Pain

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Blind Obsession

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Ocean Deep

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One-Bullet

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Romeo

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Broken Pieces

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Sound of Love

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On My Wedding Day

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Tight Corner

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Save a Soul

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Church on Fire

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The Devil in Her 2

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Rhythm of Love

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Indecent Desire

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Sting 2

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Golden Moon

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Silent Wish

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Forgive Me

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Family Separation

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Campus Love

Nollywood Movie
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Breaking Heart

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Rhythm of Love 2

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The Devil in Her

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On Bended Knees

Nollywood Movie
Nigeria |
| 113 Min

An over zealous pastor is more concerned about his congregation and carrying out duties in the church than his neglected wife who deeply yearns for his affection.

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Total Control

Nollywood Movie
Nigeria |

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Dry Scorpion

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Lasting Love

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Without Goodbye

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The Golden Fish 2

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Sound of Love 2

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Silent Wish 2

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Save a Soul 2

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Spirit of Love

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Dark

Nollywood Movie
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