Zack Orji Biography, Age, Family, Wife, Salary, Net Worth and Movies

Zack Orji


Zack Orji a Nigerian born actor, director, producer, and filmmaker working with the Nollywood family. He first featured in the 1991 Nollywood film Unforgiven Sin.

He earned fame after he featured in the film Glamour Girls. After his success story in the film Glamour Girls, he as well starred in different movies and has grown in the industry to become an icon.

Zack Orji Age

Orji was born in 1960, in Libreville state in Gabon and grew up in Cameroon, Benin, and Togo.

Zack Orji Nigerian Career

Orji was born and raised in different places. The Nollywood actor graduated from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. Zack was set to study Medicine but he failed to show up at his examination room which led him to be disqualified.

He was hence left to study English and French which his father was unhappy about as he wanted him to study Medicine. In 1991, Orji was featured in his first Nollywood movie titled Unforgiven Sin.

His star shone when he was featured in the movie Glamour Girls. This created an open gateway for him and has since been featured in many Nollywood movies which have also grown his career in the film industry. Zack was the former president of the Actor Guild of Nigeria as well as an ordained minister.

He as well was featured in a movie titled King of boys which was produced by Kemi Adetiba. The movie starred Orji alongside other actors and actresses like Sola Sobowale, Adesua Etomi, Omoni Oboli, Toni Tones, Akin Lewis, Osas Ighodaro, Paul Sambo, Samuel Adedoyin, Nedu, and Sani Muazu. Rappers like Reminisce and IllBliss also made their debut with this movie.

Zack Orji Net Worth

Zack has an estimated net worth of $3 million.

Zack Orji Movies

  • The Blues Kingdom
  • Benson’s Villa
  • Wings of a Dove
  • Hatred
  • Sink or Swim: The Perilous Journey
  • The Bridge
  • Edge of Darkness
  • Heritage
  • Olokun- The Big City
  • Sacred Heart
  • Brave Heart
  • Nostalgia
  • Above Death: In God We Trust 2003
  • All My Life 2004
  • Women’s Cot 2005
  • Games Women play in 2005
  • Half of a Yellow Sun 2013
  • Mama Africa 2014
  • Head Gone 2014
  • As Crazy as It Gets 2015
  • Three Wise Men 2016
  • Did I Marry You or Your Mother 2017
  • Who Killed My Mother 1&2 2017
  • Bridge of No Return 2017
  • Descent 2017
  • Christmas is coming 2017
  • Zonal Leader 2017
  • Melissa 2018
  • The Little Devil 2018
  • Payday 2018
  • Beautiful Sunset 2018
  • Long Walk To Nothing 2019
  • The Other Woman 2019

Zack Orji Family

Not much is known about the family background of Zack as he maintains a low profile about his life. There is also no known information about his parents, siblings or relatives. He is although known to be a family man and a father of three. This information will soon be updated.

Zack Orji Wife

Orji is married to Ngozi Orji. The pair has been blessed with three children named Lionel Chukwuemeka Orji. His son is as well as Leo’nel. Leonel is an upcoming musician and producer whose love for music started at the age of nine talks about his soon-to-be-released single ‘Celebrate’, his foray into music among other issues.