Commonly known for her role as Messina in the popular Swahili telenovela dubbed Selina, Angie Magio is a renowned Kenyan actress. She is known for playing the role of an evil person, or where she is associated with anything evil. Angie currently plays the role of Fatma in the newly aired telenovela, Sultana.
Early and Personal Life
Hailing from Mombasa, Kenya, Angie Magio is a proud mother. Despite her living in Mombasa, which is a city situated on the Kenyan coast, she frequents Nairobi, Kenya’s capital. This is understandably so since her tight acting schedule requires her to hit the road more often.
Angie has always loved acting. In 2002, she decided to join SAFE Pwani where she kickstarted her acting career. During this time, she got featured in Kandanda, which was a short, first film of theirs. This turned out to open multiple doors for her.
At the time, Angie was hoping to be trained as a Certified HIV Counsellor by the time one year elapsed. SAFE Pwani handles issues that affect residents around the Kenyan coast region such as HIV/AIDS, and the need to conserve the environment using film.
In Maza, she plays the role of Kate, a wicked and jealous woman who was too envious of her best friend that she transformed her into a cat before taking over her life.
Angie played the role of Messina in Selina. In the telenovela, she is a poor evil mother that lives on a day-to-day basis. She is best known for playing evil characters, where she acts so naturally to a point it becomes hard to separate her from her evil character.
Other movies and series where she has acted include Sumu, Utandu, and Kadada.
She currently plays the role of Fatma in Sultana which airs every weekday on Citizen TV (7.30 pm to 8 pm).
Nominations and Awards
Angie’s role in Maza secured her a nomination slot in Kalasha Awards for Best Actress in the year 2018.
Angie Magio’s net worth is estimated to be approximately $200,000 in April 2022.
|Real Name||Angie Magio|
|Place of birth||Kenya|
|Nominations||Kalasha Awards Best Actress|