#ThrowbackThursday: Regina Askia-Williams

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Its #ThrowbackThursday and today we remember Regina Askia-Williams, a sexy, vibrant, multi-talented actress that light up our screens growing up.

Born Imaobong Regina Askia Usoro, this vibrant actress’s acting career took off when she played the role of a gold digger Tokunbo Johnson in the popular soap opera “Fortune”.

A former Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria (succeeding Bianca Onoh), we remember her for her performances in several Nollywood Movies such as:

  •  Slave Warrior: The Beginning (2007)
  • Veno (2004)
  • Dangerous Babe (2003)
  • Man Snatcher  (2003)
  • Festival of Fire (2002)
  • Vuga (2000)
  • Vuga 2  (2000)
  • Dirty Game (1998)
  • Full Moon
  • Queen of the Night

She has received several awards for her performances – including one for “Best Actress in Nigeria” by Afro Hollywood London in 2000 – and has produced several television shows and films.

This versatile actress is currently a registered nurse in the United States of America where she resides with her husband and kids.

We wish her the best in her current career track

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