Last Updated on February 13, 2023 by Okoro Daniel O.
SOBRIQUET: Grace-Charis Bassey Effah (or Bassey Effah).
DATE OF BIRTH: December 14, 1989.
HEIGHT: .
STATE OF ORIGIN: Cross River State, Nigeria.
PLACE OF BIRTH: Cross River State, Nigeria.
PARENTS: .
SPOUSE | HUSBAND: None (as of 2021) 
OCCUPATION: Actress, TV Show Host, CEO, Exec.Producer/Creator.
FOUNDER OF: House of Belinda (HOB) – GCBEmpire.
LANGUAGES: Efik, Pidgin, Igbo, English.
NET WORTH: $5 million (as of 2021)
SOURCE OF INCOME: Film making, Brand deals, business.
YEAR ACTIVE: 2005 – till date.
— Elementary School: Hillside International Nursery & Primary School, Port Harcourt.
— Middle School: Nigerian Navy Secondary School, Port Harcourt.
— High School: Nigerian Navy Secondary School, Port Harcourt.
— College: University of Calabar (UNICAL).
— COURSE STUDIED IN COLLEGE: Genetics and Bio-Technology.
NET WORTH: As at December, 2021, Bassey Effah’s net worth is estimated to be $5 million .
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Grace-Charis Bassey Effah is a Nigerian actress, model, presenter, and CEO of GCBEmpire, born on December 14, 1989.
Life And Career
Grace-Charis Bassey was born Belinda Uyu Effah on December 14, 1989, in Cross River State, a coastal state in Southern Nigeria.
Bassey Effah had her primary and secondary education at Hillside International Nursery & Primary School and Nigerian Navy Secondary School, Port Harcourt respectively. She furthered her studies at the University of Calabar (UNICAL), majoring in Genetics and Bio-Technology (BTE).
At the age of 16, Effah made her first television debut in the 2005 TV series Shallow Waters. Afterwards, she took a break from the series to feature in the reality show Next Movie Star. She finished 5th, and was never evicted from the house.
She was once a television presenter for Sound City, a Nigerian Entertainment cable station. However, she left the station to start her own TV show titled Lunch Break with Belinda.
Some Movies by Bassey Effah
- Locked (2019)
- Refugees (2019)
- Flirting with Fifty (2017)
- Talking Dolls (2017)
- The Lost Café (2017)
- Troubled Waters (2017)
- Game Up (2019)
- Miracle (2020)
- No, I Don’t)
- Kokomma (2012)
- Alan Poza (2013)
- Stranger than Ever (2017)
- Pretty Little Thing (2017)
- Our Dirty Secrets (2017)
- Havillah (2013)
- Cat and Mouse, Belinda Effah featuring Aki and PawPaw (2018)
- Desperate Housegirls (2015)
- Being Single (2015)
- The Banker (2015)
- Luke of Lies (2015)
- Black Val (2015)
- Web of Love (2015)
- Bambitious (2014)
- Jump and Pass (2014)
- Apaye (2014)
- Oracles Online (2015)
- House Husband (2015)
- 2017 (2020)
- Cash Daddy (2017)
- A Star in Heaven (2017)
- Caged Heart (2017)
- Blood in the Lagoon (2017)
- Sister Sister: The Movie (2018)
- A Break from Reality (2018)
- 2Broken (2016)
- Chop Banana (2016)
- So in Love (2016)
- From Freetown TL (2016)
- S.A Girl (2018)
- Drive (2019)
- Mumu Button (2020)
- Return of Jamal (2020)
- Antenup (2020)
GCBEmpire is a Lifestyle and fashion company founded by Grace-Charis Bassey Effah on May 04, 2019.
Currently, no physical (offline) office address, the company runs online on Instagram.
In one of the interviews had with her, she revealed that the disciplinary nature of her dad towards his 14 children was very helpful in shaping her career.
Bassey Effah was born into the family of 14 children.
As at 2021, Grace-Charis Bassey Effah is estimated to be worth a whooping $5 million.
Awards And Nominations
Grace-Charis Bassey Effah has been nominated for more than 9 different awards, he’s won 6 out of 9 (as of 2021).
|2012||Best of Nollywood Awards||Most Promising Act (female)||Kokomma||Won|
|Golden Icons Academy Awards||Best New Actress||Won|
|2013||Nollywood Movies Awards||Best Rising Star||Won|
|Nollywood Movies Awards||Best Indigenous Actress||Nominated|
|Africa Movie Academy Awards||Most Promising Act||Udeme Mmi||Won|
|2014||ELOY Awards||Movie Actress of the Year||After The Proposal||Nominated|
|2014||2014 Golden Icons Academy Movie Award||Best Supporting Actress||APAYE||Won|
|2016||Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards||Best Actress in a Drama||Stop||Nominated|
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