Mary Lazarus is a fast rising Nollywood actress, model and a television personality. She was born and bred in Abia State in the south eastern part of Nigeria. It may interest you to know that Mary Lazarus is a twin and has a twin brother. She is very beautiful, gifted, creative, skillful and talented in acting and interpretation of movie roles and can fit in any character given to her by movie directors and producers in Nigeria.
Mary Lazarus is originally from Abia State in the south eastern part of Nigeria, where she completed both her primary and secondary school education and obtained both her First School Leaving Certificate and West African Senior School Certificate.
After completing her secondary school education, Mary Lazarus started her career as a model in 2002. Throughout her career as a model, Mary Lazarus has worked with MTN, GLO, Airtel, Samsung, Maltonic, Pampers and many more.
After completing her primary and secondary school education, Mary Lazarus proceeded to University of Ibadan in Oyo State, Nigeria and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Geography.
In 2009, Mary Lazarus joined the Nigerian movie industry (Nollywood) and started out her acting career. She has featured in several Nollywood movies and television series. It was Gbenro Ajibade that introduced her to the director of the award winning movie “Waiting Years” who gave her the role that brought her to limelight.
According to her, the most challenging role she has acted on was in the movie “Losing Control” where she had to play the character of a man. She also stated during an interview that her role models are Joke Silva and Omotola Jalade Ekeinde.
Mary Lazarus has acted in more than 80 Nollywood movies which include Blackberry Babes, Tinsel, Super Story, Shadows, Married But Living Single, Losing Control, etc. She acts mostly in action and romantic movies alongside with John Dumelo, Ken Erics, Yul Edochie, Majid Michel and other top Nollywood celebrities.
Mary Lazarus in the cause of her acting career has been nominated for Best Supporting Actress at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards and Most Promising Actress in Nigeria at the City People Entertainment Awards.
Mary Lazarus is currently one of the richest and most influential actress in Nigeria with an estimated net worth of $200,000.