Evan Okoro Biography: Husband, Net Worth, House, Age, Family, Movies, Pictures, Wikipedia, Boyfriend

Evan Okoro is a multi-talented Nigerian entertainer who has made a name for himself in the Nollywood industry.

She is an actress, comedian, writer and film producer, who has starred in several films such as Sexy Investment, American Chikito and Bigo Madness.

She is also known as Doctor Maria, a character she played in a movie. She is a self-made woman who rose from humble beginnings to become one of the most famous and influential figures in Nigerian entertainment.


  • Full name: Evan Okoro
  • Nickname: Doctor Maria
  • Date of birth: December 4, 1990
  • Age: 34 years old
  • Female
  • Place of birth: Imo State, Nigeria
  • Nationality: Nigerian
  • Profession: Actor, comedian, writer and film producer
  • Height: 5 feet 6 inches (168 cm)
  • Parents: Not applicable
  • Siblings: Roseline, Elizabeth, Kenneth, Martin and Raymond Okoro
  • Spouse: Not applicable
  • Children: Not applicable
  • Relationship status: N/A
  • Net worth: $500,000

Early Life & Education

Evan Okoro turns 34 in 2024, born on December 4, 1990 in Imo state, Nigeria. She is of Igbo ethnicity and comes from a poor family.

She had to start working very early to support her parents and siblings. She has five siblings: Roseline, Elizabeth, Kenneth, Martin and Raymond Okoro.

She brought her parents from the village to Onitsha when she was 13, using the money she earned as a street vendor.

She also said that she started suffering from a young age and had to sacrifice a lot for her family.

She attended primary and secondary school in Onitsha. She also learned how to write scripts and produce films. She then moved to Lagos, the center of the Nollywood industry, to pursue her dream.

She enrolled in film school and graduated with a degree in film production. She also studied mass communication at the National Open University of Nigeria.

Personal life

Evan Okoro is very private and does not share much about his personal life with the public. She might be in a relationship but has not confirmed it on social media or in interviews.

She has not revealed her husband or children, if any. She mainly focuses on her career as an actress, comedian, writer and producer.


Evan Okoro began her career as an actress in the Nollywood industry in 2010. Since then, she has featured in over 50 movies, playing different roles and genres.

Some of her notable films are Sexy Investment, Chikito America, Bigo Madness, Doctor Maria, and The return of Doctor Maria.

She is known for her versatility, creativity and humor. She has also won several awards and nominations for her performances, such as Best Actress in a Comedy at the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCA) in 2021.

She is also a comedian with a large fan base on social networks. She posts funny videos and skits on her Instagram and YouTube channels with over 1 million and 500,000 followers. She often collaborates with other comedians such as Broda Shaggi, Mr Macaroni and Taaooma.

She is also a writer and film producer who has written and produced several of her films, such as Bigo Madness, Doctor Maria and The Return of Doctor Maria. She is the CEO of Evan Okoro Productions, a film production company she founded in 2018.


Evan Okoro is no stranger to controversy as she has been involved in scandals and controversies in her career.

The most recent and most prominent is the controversy surrounding the movie Bigo Madness, which she wrote, produced and starred in.

The film released in 2021 is a comedy depicting the lives and experiences of some Nigerians who use the Bigo Live app. This live streaming platform allows users to interact with each other and earn money. The film aims to satirize and promote the app for which Evan Okoro is the brand ambassador.

However, the film has caused a lot of backlash and criticism from some people who believe that the film is tarnishing the image and reputation of the app and its users.

They accused Evan Okoro of portraying the app as a platform for immorality, fraud and prostitution. They also claimed that she used the film to mock and ridicule the app and its users.

They asked her to remove the movie from her YouTube channel and apologize to the app and its users. They also threatened to sue her and boycott her films and products.

Evan Okoro defended herself and her film, saying she did not mean to offend or defame anyone or anything with her film.

She said she just tries to make people laugh and educate them about the app and its benefits. She also said that she had permission and approval from the app to make the film and that she was not paid to do so.

She refused to delete the film or apologise, saying she was proud of her work and had the right to express herself creatively. She also said that she is not afraid of lawsuits or boycotts because she has the support of fans and colleagues.

The controversy created a lot of attention and buzz for the movie and the app, causing many people to become curious to watch the movie and download the app. The film has become one of the most viewed and trending films on YouTube, with over 10 million views and thousands of comments.

This application is also increasingly popular and used by more people because many people want to experience the application for themselves. The controversy also made Evan Okoro more famous and influential, attracting more followers and fans who admired her courage and creativity.

Social Media

  • Instagram handle: @evanokoro
  • Twitter name: @evanokoro
  • YouTube channel: Evan Okoro


  • Sexy investment
  • American Chikito
  • Doctor Maria
  • The return of Doctor Maria
  • Crazy Bigo

Net value

Evan Okoro has an estimated net worth of $500,000.

She makes money from her acting, comedy, writing, and producing careers. She also earns money from endorsements, advertisements and sponsorships.

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