AHBEA 2016 Nominee, Liz Benson, Legend Award Category
AFRO-HERITAGE BROADCASTING AND ENTERTAINMENT AWARD NOMINEE, LEGEND AWARD CATEGORY, LIZ BENSON
Her full name is Elizabeth Benson, popularly known as “Liz Benson”. She began acting when she was just 5 years old.
Her journey to fame began, when she feature on the set of the popular television series ” Fortunes” in the year 1993.
Liz Benson, played the role of Mrs. Agnes Johnson in the TV soap, which lasted for about 2 years, on the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) Network in the year, 1994.
Her role in the movie, “Glamour Girls”, a very successful home video film that focused on the theme of ” prostitution “, literally changed her fortune and fortunes.
Surprisingly, just when her rating as a leading actress had just begun to rise even higher than expected, Liz Benson, suddenly quit acting in 1996.
She became a born again Christian and started preaching the gospel.
Liz Benson, who had acted in well over 50 Nigerian movies, started out to act at a very tender age.
She eventually got received and loved by most movie watchers in Nigeria.
Liz Benson, is obviously one of the pioneer of the Nigerian Nollywood industry.
She is currently an evangelist and lives in Delta state with her husband.
Together, they run a ministry known as ” Freedom Family Assembly “.
Liz Benson, is also to receive a Legend category award at the 2016 Afro-Heritage Broadcasting and Entertainment Awards, set to hold in Houston, Texas on the 20th of August, 2016.
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