Legendary Nollywood actor, Pete Edochie has crowned Genevieve Nnaji, his favorite Nollywood actress.
The veteran, in an interview with Chude Jideonwo, revealed that out of all the girls he has played the role of a father to in Movies, he loves Genevieve the most.
However, he wouldn’t call her again as he had tried to when he learned of her mental challenge.
Praising her, he described Genevieve as an exceptionally brilliant lady and admitted that he hasn’t been in communication with her for a while now.
“Of all the girls that have played my daughters in movies, Genevieve is the one I love most. I look at her as my daughter and she took me as her father. And she is a brilliant lady, an exceptionally brilliant lady and I haven’t heard a lot from her lately. Ever since I heard that she is a little disturbed, I hope that she calls me and tell me she is okay. I wouldn’t try calling her again, I tried”.
Genevieve Nnaji breaks silence on being hospitalized over mental issues
Kemi Filani reported last year that it was alleged that Genevieve had been admitted to the hospital following a mental breakdown.
Controversial blogger, Gistlover alleged that the actress is suffering from mental issues and has been seeking treatment in Houston, Texas.
The actress was allegedly admitted for psychosis in a hospital in Texas, which name has been withheld for privacy purposes.
Gistlover claimed that the actress went into a mental breakdown and had tattooed her body with a blade.
According to the blog, her team members were trying to hide the news and were responsible for deleting all her Instagram posts.
Confirming the news, Sil Fenesse, a US-based Nurse revealed that Genevieve Nnaji was battling a mental breakdown at an American hospital in Texas.
Speaking out, Genevieve shared a video of her painting on her Instagram story.
Despite her indirect way of debunking the news, many still believed that all isn’t well with the actress.
The thespian has remained low-key on social media and has stayed out of the spotlight.
“I was shocked when I heard Chioma Chukwuka left her husband” Pete Edochie
Elsewhere in the interview, Pete Edochie had expressed disappointment at his junior colleague, Chioma Chukwuka Akpotha’s crashed marriage.
The veteran revealed that he was shocked when he learned the actress had left her husband.
The father of Yul Edochie, further revealed that many Nollywood actresses have dumped their husbands.
Recall that Chioma hinted at marital crisis when she ditched her husband’s surname and reverted to her maiden name.
In a post on Instagram, Chioma also declared herself a single woman as she stated that she isn’t searching for any suitor.