A nollywood actor with an online following that far outweighs and outnumbers his seniors in the industry, Somadina Adinma is one of the most popular names among the new ranks of the Nigerian movie industry called Nollywood.
This handsome and talented actor has gained the real love of the audience; this only happens when a performer resonates with the people, as against those who buy their popularity.
Somadina Adinma is a protégé; the kind of actor whose abundance of natural talent has all but guaranteed him a place in the industry for the long term, potentially reaching legendary status. His teeming fans will be happy to read this article, it has all the details about him, and how he came to stardom.
Somadina Adinma Profile
- Real Name: Somadina Harrison Adinma
- Also Known As: Somadina Adinma
- Occupation: Actor, Model, Influencer
- Date of Birth: May 8, 1999
- State of Origin: Anambra State
- Nationality: Nigerian
- Net Worth: N40 Million
Somadina Adinma Biography
Somadina Adinma is a Nigerian actor, model and social media influencer. He is best known for his role in the movie Ordinary Fellows in which he was cast as DJ Cash. Other popular movies he has featured in include Once A Soldier, and Forest of Premises.
Somadina is in no way new to the movie industry; he was a child actor, featuring in many popular TV programs and Movies by the age of 6.
When he returned to acting after his studies, it was just as though he had returned home; he immediately produced top quality performances which again proved that he has the talent to go all the way in the industry.
Even for someone so young, Somadina Adinma has the privilege of saying that he is a bridge between the old nollywood and the new; he has shared the stage with so many top rated movie stars such as Pete Edochie, Alex Usifo, Kanayo O Kanayo, Kenneth Okonkwo, Patience Ozokwo, Nkem Owoh, and Gentle Jack. He is also a contemporary of the likes of Nonso Diobu, Destiny Etiko, Regina Daniels, and Justus Esiri.
Somadina Adinma’s Early Life
Somadina Adinma was born on May 8, 1999 to the family of Mr. and Mrs. Adinma who hail from Neni Village in Anambra State. He was raised in the city of Onitsha, Anambra State, and was given a good loving foundation; he was brought up as a catholic.
He has siblings; both male and female, although the number of siblings he has is not known, and neither is his position in his family.
Somadina Adinma attended primary and secondary schools in his native Anambra state, and then he proceeded to attend the prestigious Nnamdi Azikiwe University where he graduated in 2017, with a degree in Theatre Arts.
It was during his primary school days that he found himself involved in the movie industry; he started around 6 years old. However, he left acting temporarily to focus on his school, only coming back after he was done with school.
Somadina Adinma Career So Far
When he resumed his acting career he took on a more mature disposition, he brought a more developed persona to his roles. Some of the earliest movies during the second half of his career include; Flash of Pain (Released in 2016), Ordinary Fellows (Released in 2019), The Seventh Hour (Released in 2019), and Three Brothers (Released in 2019).
More acclaimed than most is the 2019 movie Ordinary Fellows, in which he played a prominent role, as DJ Cash. That movie launched him back into reckoning in the movie industry, and won him the love of the Nigerian audience.
Since then he has continued to grow in prominence and importance, playing bigger roles in the movies.
Somadina Adinma Movies
- Charge & Bail (Released in 2003)
- Breath of Anger 2 (Released in 2007)
- Breath of Anger (Released in 2007)
- Test of Kindness (Released in 2006)
- Speak the Word 2 (Released in 2006)
- Speak the Word (Released in 2006)
- Across the River (Released in 2006)
- End Point (Released in 2005)
- Forest of Promises 2 (Released in 2008)
- Forest of Promises (Released in 2008)
- One God One Nation (Released in 2005)
- Trusted Enemy 2 (Released in 2016)
- Flash of Pain (Released in 2016)
- Curse of the Seven (Released in 2016)
- Three Brothers (Released in 2019)
- Ordinary Fellows (Released in 2019)
- The Seventh Hour (Released in 2019)
- La Street (Released in 2020)
- Wise (Released in 2020)
- Love Child (Released in 2020)
- Chiemela (Released in 2020)
- Family Guest (Released in 2020)
- Leonard (Released in 2020)
- Enslaved Feelings (Released in 2022)
- Beluchi (Released in 2022)
- Misdeed (Released in 2022)
- Bad Post (Released in 2022)
- When Love Is in Sync (Released in 2022)
- My Best Years (Released in 2022)
- A Familiar Stranger (Released in 2022)
- Trampled (Released in 2022)
- Yahoo+ (Released in 2022)
- A Pierced Heart (Released in 2022)
- Afam (Released in 2022)
- Ìjé Love (Released in 2022)
- Ikemefuna (Released in 2021)
- Justice (Released in 2021)
- The Devil You Know (Released in 2023)
- Killing Hope (Released in 2023)
- Honey Money (Released in 2023)
Somadina Adinma Awards And Accolades
Despite so many commendable performances, and a very long list of movies, Somadina Adinma is yet to stock his trophy cabinet. However, he has had a few notable moments:
In 2007, he was nominated for the award of Best Performance By A Child at the Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA).
He was later nominated for the award of Most Promising Actor Category at the AMVCA.
He has got a nomination for the award of Best New Act To Watch at the City People Entertainment Awards.
Somadina is a prolific actor who is always involved in one film or another, it is therefore a surprise that he has time for any other thing. Nevertheless, he has become quite established as a model; he mostly works with fashion brands to promote their work, but he is also active in other sectors.
He has done brand ambassadorial work with cosmetics brands, as well as designer shoe brands.
Some of the brands he has worked with in his modeling career include; MaryMic Organic Skin Care Products, Pron Couture, Ares Clothier, The Shoe Boutique Nigeria, Vintage Shirts Gram, Showtym Designs, 7 Shades Of Dazzle.
As shown by the list of brands he has worked with, Somadina Adinma highly favors Nigerian brands, and therefore he can be called a champion of local content.
He is also a Social Media Influencer; he is mostly active on instagram, where he has hundreds of thousands of followers, and has crossed the million followers mark. He posts about products and services, and also hints at soon to be released films.
How To Contact Somadina Adinma
Fans and potential business partners who have been looking for how to contact Somadina Adinma will be happy to know that they can reach him through instagram where he is very active.
His instagram handle is: @adinmasomadina
He is also available via email; his email address is: Actorsomadinaadinma@gmail.com.
Please keep in mind that all communication will most likely be screened before reaching him personally. Therefore it is important to keep all communication clear and to the point.
How Old is Somadina Adinma?
Somadina was born on May 8, 1999, and so he is 24 years old as at the time of writing this report. On that date, his instagram account is always extra lively with congratulatory posts from friends, colleagues in the industry, and also from fans.
Who is Somadina Adinma’s Wife?
He is as yet unmarried, but famously he is the former boyfriend of Regina Daniels who has since left him to marry the Billionaire Ned Nwoko. The two are said to still maintain communications and to have a cordial relationship.
There is no indication as yet that he is in any committed relationship; his social media handles remain void of any eyebrow raising pictures, and he has not been seen at any function in company of any lady in a manner that may suggest love or courtship.
Please ignore fake news on this particular matter; there are rumors thrown around by unscrupulous bloggers that he is married or engaged to an actress with whom he shot a film back in 2020. Those are just lies.
Somadina Adinma Net Worth 2023
His estimated net worth is N40 million, although that is a very modest estimate; it could be a lot higher than that. The money comes from his earnings from his movie and television roles, as well as the modeling work he does, mostly for fashion brands.
One rumor that refuses to go away is that he was given a lot of money by the Billionaire Ned Nwoko when the later took his girlfriend at the time Regina Daniels. If that is true, then Somadina Adinma could be worth anywhere from 50 to 100 million naira, and even more.
That is basically all you need to know about Nigerian actor and model Somadina Adinma who has taken the Nigerian movie industry by storm, and has also become a force to be reckoned with in the Nigerian social media space. This post will be updated in the future when more information comes to light.