Annie Ilonzeh Biography
Annie Ilonzeh (born Annette Ngozi Ilonzeh) is an American actress who is best known for playing Kidada Jones in the biographical drama film All Eyez on Me in 2017. She is also famous for starring in the thriller ‘Til Death Do Us Part’.
From 2010 to 2011, Annie played Maya on the ABC daytime soap opera General Hospital, later starring as Kate Prince in the short-lived ABC reboot of Charlie’s Angels. In 2018, she began co-starring as Emily Foster in the NBC drama Chicago Fire.
Ilonzeh made her television debut in 2007 in an episode of the CBS sitcom How I Met Your Mother. She then had a few roles in the movies He’s Just Not That Into You, Miss March, and Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief. From 2009 to 2010, she had a recurring role in the CW prime time soap opera Melrose Place, later guest starring in three episodes of Entourage in 2010.
Moreover, from 2010 to 2011, she played Maya Ward on the ABC daytime soap opera General Hospital. In January, Annie was announced as one of the ‘Angels’ on the reboot series of the 1970s television series Charlie’s Angels. The series premiered in September 2011, receiving lots of negative reviews, and was canceled a day after its fourth episode.
In March 2012, it was announced that Ilonzeh would be recurring on The WC series Arrow. Later that year, she featured in a recurring role in the ABC Family drama series Switched at Birth. In 2013, Annie played a leading role in the Lifetime television film Killer Reality. She was also guests featured in the second season of CW’s Beauty & the Beast, recurring on Person of Interest and Empire.
In addition, in 2017, Annie had her first major film role, Kidada Jones in the biographical drama All Eyez on Me, about hip-hop artist Tupac Shakur. Later that year, she featured in the psychological thriller ‘Til Death Do Us Part’. In 2018, she was featured in the action thriller Peppermint, a film based on the ABC drama pilot Staties. In the same year, she played Emily Foster in Dick Wolf’s Chicago franchise, first starring in Chicago Fire. However, her contract was terminated after two seasons of the show.
Annie Ilonzeh Age
How old is Annie Ilonzeh? Ilonzeh is 37 years old as of 2021. She was born Annette Ngozi Ilonzeh on August 23, 1983, in Grapevine, Texas, in the United States. In addition, she celebrates her birthday on the 23rd of August every year, and her zodiac sign is Virgo.
Annie Ilonzeh Family
Ilonzeh is the daughter of Annette Louise and Christian Ostita Ilonzeh. Her father is a Nigerian of Igbo descent, while her mother is white. Moreover, Annie is the oldest of a family of five kids.
Annie Ilonzeh Boyfriend
Ilonzeh is dating her boyfriend Shaquille O’Neal, an NBA former star popularly known as Shaq.
Annie Ilonzeh’s Height
Ilonzeh stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 6 inches tall.
Annie Ilonzeh Net Worth
Ilonzeh has an estimated net worth of around $5 million as of 2022. Her income is mainly attributed to her successful career as an actress.
Annie Ilonzeh Movies
- 2009; He’s Just Not That Into You – Hot Girl
- 2009; Miss March – Beautiful Girl
- ‘009; Not Necessary – Whitley
- 2010; Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief – Aphrodite Girl
- 2010; Frenemies – Shop Girl
- 2013; Killer Reality – Hayley Vance
- 2017; All Eyez on Me – Kidada Jones
- 2017; ‘Til Death Do Us Part – Madison Roland/ Kate Smith
- 2018; Peppermint – FBI agent Lisa Inman